Thanksgiving Table Inspiration

Thanksgiving Table Inspiration

Posted by DecoArt on Oct 30th 2016

I look forward to hosting Thanksgiving dinner in my home one day. In the meantime, I settle for dressing my dining table up for the seasons, and fall is one of my favorites. There are so many ways to decorate and styles that can be used, from the simplicity of finding things in your yard to more elaborate and elegant table settings. Regardless of the items you use, it doesn't take much to pull off something spectacular. I hope you find as much inspiration in these photos as I did.

Thanksgiving table

I love this idea of keeping Thanksgiving dinner focused on family and displaying old photos of family members on the table. Family Photo Centerpiece at Country Living

Thanksgiving place setting 

These burlap pumpkin place settings can be used year after year. Just change out the "leaves" with the names of the current dinner guests. Burlap Pumpkin Place Setting from The Scrap Shoppe

Burlap pumpkin place setting 

It doesn't get simpler than different size logs from the yard as a table centerpiece. Add candles and votives and you have set the mood for a wonderful dinner. Candlelit Logs Centerpiece from Take the Side Street

Box fall 

Keep your table decor contained with a rustic box full of fall goodies such as pumpkins, branches, and candles. Rustic Wood Box from Far Above Rubies

Log centerpiece 

Another simple centerpiece idea that can be dressed up with small gourds and branches. Candle Log Centerpiece from Jenna Burger Design

Candle log centerpiece 

These sweet leaves are a great reminder of the reason for the Thanksgiving season and can be printed and affixed to any pumpkin used in your centerpiece. Pumpkin Leaves Printable from Ella Claire

Thanksgiving utensil holder 

This simple silverware holder is a great way to encourage guests to record what they are thankful for and makes for a great conversation starter over dinner. Thankful For Silverware Setting from A Bird's Leap

Silverware setting

I just love everything about this tablescape! From the plaid blanket used as a tablecloth to the rustic box full of fall goodness. Nature Inspired Tablescape from Common Ground

Nature inspired tablescape 

You can ditch all the gourds and use a plethora of rustic florals paired with oversized tapers for a dramatic Thanksgiving tablescape. Rustic Floral Centerpiece at Domino 

Gold deer silhouette pumpkin

You can always paint pumpkins to match your other Thanksgiving decor! Painted Pumpkin Centerpiece from The Scrap Shoppe

DIY apple candles
These apple votive holders are a pretty centerpiece idea that will smell great. Apple Candles from Designer Trapped


If you're more of a fall apple harvest kind of person, don't be afraid to use your favorite fruit in your Thanksgiving tablescape. Easy Apple Tablescape from Julie Blanner

Menu and table setting

Dress up your Thanksgiving table with gold accents. Glamorous Gold Tablescape from Giggles Galore

Bronze tray

These oversized gourds in neutral colors make for a big impact on this Thanksgiving table. Soft and Natural Tablescape from Stone Gable