It's important that a dinner party centerpiece not block the view of guests on the other side of the table. Something tall and slender can still provide a dramatic effect without impeding conversation. Add tall blooming branches to a slender vase and surround with pebbles, marbles or sand to keep the branches in place.
A pair of crystal chandeliers define space for multiple dining tables in this formal dining room, making it the perfect spot for large dinner parties. An elegant fireplace, molding and mirrored wall detail offer the sense of a French-style salon.