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19 Ideas for Your Thanksgiving Table Settings

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Great Table DecorPreparing to host a Thanksgiving dinner can be stressful, to say the least. Once you've finalized the guest list, you still have to figure out how on Earth you're going to fit everyone around one table, what the dinner menu will be, what drinks to serve with it, and activities to occupy the kids. While you may be focusing entirely on the food and guests, don't forget that it's the table setting that really brings together your Thanksgiving dinner. These 19 Ideas for Your Thanksgiving Table Settings will really warm the room.

If you're at a loss for table setting ideas, don’t worry. We've gathered 19 ideas to help you put the finishing touches on your perfect Thanksgiving feast.

From napkin rings to place cards and DIY centerpieces, there are plenty of Thanksgiving crafts to help you cover all your bases. Adding a turkey centerpiece or pumpkin and leaf place cards will make your Thanksgiving table look perfectly festive for the holiday. Without those details it could end up looking like a giant dinner party.

There are plenty of crafts for every skill level, and even some your kids can join in on. Thanksgiving is all about being grateful, and your friends and family will be more than grateful that you hosted, and even more impressed at how beautiful you've made the table. Try these crafts today and put those finishing touches on your Thanksgiving table setting.

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Complete Thanksgiving Table Settings

Place Card Holders

DIY Centerpieces

Place Settings: Dinnerware and Napkin Rings and More




Complete Thanksgiving Table Settings

Quilled Thanksgiving Place SettingIf you're looking for the whole kit and caboodle or want to keep your table nice and cohesive, check out these beautiful Thanksgiving table settings. They have everything from place card holders to DIY napkin rings and centerpieces all in similar designs. Both are beautiful and will create a nice clean look to your Thanksgiving table.




Place Card Holders

Thanksgiving Place Card HoldersPlace card holders are one of the easiest ways to add a festive touch to your table. Create one for each of your guest's place settings and you'll be ready to go. Put them in front or on top of their plates, either way will work. These tiny place cards are perfect if you already have a cramped table full of food.




DIY Centerpieces

Make a Thanksgiving Cornucopia If you have time for nothing else, create a festive centerpiece. These DIY centerpieces are the perfect way to make your Thanksgiving table stand out. From simple pieces to full-on cornucopias, there's something here for everyone.




Place Settings: Dinnerware, Napkin Rings, and More

Colorful Leaves Dinnerware

Your table may already be so full of food you can't possibly fit anything else. Why not create some decorations that guests need to use like dinnerware? From painted plates to autumn-themed napkin rings, there are plenty of options. These are fun ways to make your Thanksgiving table super festive.




If you are looking for even more Thanksgiving ideas, these 76 Thanksgiving Craft Ideas and Recipes will help ensure that you have the best Thanksgiving ever.






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