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Holiday Table Decorations

Get reading for a season of entertaining with holiday dining products from Plow & Hearth. Our holiday-themed dining items include holiday dining table decorations, centerpieces and serving items as well as holiday dining chair covers and holiday dining table covers that will keep your dining tables and chairs protected and festive at any time of year.
Holiday Cotton Dish Towels, Set of 2

Holiday Cotton Dish Towels, Set of 2

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90785
$14.99
$19.95
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Twirling Angel Lantern With Optional Inserts

Twirling Metal And Glass Angel Lantern And Optional Inserts

3.900000|33
87481
$7.95 - $39.95
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Snack Carousel with Ceramic Bowls

Snack Carousel with Ceramic Bowls

4.400000|10
63681
$24.99
$39.95
Ceramic Log and Fire Designed S'mores Maker with Sticks and Plates

S'mores Maker

4.600000|22
63668
$6.95 - $16.99
Cocoa Grande Hot Drink Maker

Cocoa Grande Hot Drink Maker

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89391
$34.99
$49.95
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8' Buffet Tablevogue

Tablevogue™ Fitted Polyester Table Covers

4.500000|11
90786
$29.99 - $49.99
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Cotton Gingham Check Or Solid Chair Bow

Cotton Gingham Check Or Solid Chair Bow

4.000000|2
91280
$9.99
$24.95
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Sparkling Snowman Tabletop Statue

Sparkling Snowman Tabletop Statue

4.800000|8
87496
$6.99
$14.95
Star Candleabra With Votive Holders

Star Candleabra With Votive Holders

3.500000|2
87444
$19.99
$49.95
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The Olla: A Brief History

Olla (Spanish, pronounced “oh-ya”) jars have been around since ancient times. Made of unglazed ceramic, ollas traditionally have short, narrow necks with wider bodies, and are made in a variety of shapes. They have been used for thousands of years for cooking, storage, and plant irrigation.


When used to irrigate plants, an olla is buried neck-deep in the ground near a plant’s roots, with the opening of the olla extended above the soil so that it can be filled with water periodically. The porous walls of the unglazed pottery allow the water to seep through gradually, constantly and consistently hydrating the plants without overwatering them – and without wasting precious water to evaporation or runoff.


The use of ollas for irrigation was introduced to the American Southwest by Spanish conquistadors during Colonial times, becoming very common among Native American tribes and Hispanic settlers. Though the technique gave way to more modern methods of irrigation some time ago, its superior efficiency, coupled with its simplicity, has caused it to make a comeback. Though the technique has changed little since its introduction, today’s ollas are usually capped off, making them even more water-efficient.


Perfect for home gardens, Ollas are a super-easy, eco-friendly, less time-consuming way to water annuals, perennials, herbs, vegetables and plants of all kinds in dry, sandy soil, very hot or drought-prone areas, raised beds, and even pots, planters and hanging baskets. Fill the olla before you leave on a short vacation to enjoy worry-free watering – and a smaller water bill!

How it Works:


Water is pulled directly through the terra-cotta!


Read more about Ollas on our blog.

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