Clocks under glass plates are the main attraction at this tabletop for a time-themed party. While this would probably be really spectacular at a New Year's Eve dinner, the idea we're taking away from this is a bit more general...
We love that the glass plates allow you to see through to the clocks below. We can think of a zillion ways to steal this idea for whatever type of party you're having. With glass plates, whatever is placed on the tabletop below becomes the center of attention. Maybe old photographs for an anniversary dinner? Or pressed leaves for Thanksgiving.
Some sources for glass plates or chargers:
Read for more on the inspiring time-themed tabletop pictured up top at Create My Event.