The $9 Kmart Christmas hack that lets you fit your food AND decorations on the one table

Now this is clever!
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There’s nothing better than creating a magical Christmas table display with gorgeous decorations. But isn’t it a shame when you have to pack it all away at Christmas lunch and dinner to make way for the food?

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Well one savvy shopper over at the Kmart Mums Australia Facebook Group has come up with an ingenious idea so you can have your decorations and lunch on the one table!

Kmart Mums Australia Facebook Group
(Credit: Kmart Mums Australia Facebook Group)

The Kmart mum posted to Facebook her solution which is so simple and affordable.

All you need to do is pick up this $9 extendable Kmart rack and place your Christmas food platters over the top of the pool noodle decoration.

We couldn’t love it more!

Kmart Mums Australia Facebook Group
(Kmart Mums Australia Facebook Group: Sophie Foot)

These extendable racks fit perfectly over the pool noodle table decorations!’ she wrote.

Perfect for sitting food on without having to take your decorations off the table! I’ll be using them Christmas Day!’

Kmart tray
(Credit: Kmart)

Unsurprisingly, the hack got a round of applause from her fellow Kmart Mums.

‘What a great idea!’ said one. Added another: ‘Best idea EVER!’

It’s believed the racks are strong enough to hold heavy items such as a ham and turkey, with other mums revealing that the racks hold heavy pot plants and saucepans with no trouble.

If you’re stuck for decorating ideas, get crafty with this kit! 

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This story originally appeared on New Idea Food

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