So you’re looking for DIY ideas to decorate your Thanksgiving table? We all want to decorate our homes to prepare for the occasion and make it special for our family. This holiday is not only about festive dinner, it’s also about decorating the dinner table and the room to create a pleasant experience for everyone.
Your DIY Thanksgiving table decorations can also be used to show off your creative flair to your loved ones. Creating conversation pieces will give guests things to talk about while they await the main event or after they have enjoyed all the fixings of your Thanksgiving feast. So check out the most beautiful decorations we’ve selected for the occasion.
What are you thankful for this year? Create a jar at home for all the family and guests to leave a note.
The fall season is never without pumpkins and you can enjoy lovely decor by making a vase from one. It makes a lovely vignette arrangement or a centerpiece for the Thanksgiving table.
If you’re decorating late, you have to do it fast. Here’s how you can create quick and easy Thanksgiving decorations that will look beautiful.
This technique of transferring print to burlap will allow you to create a wonderful table runner for your Thanksgiving decor.
Cinnamon Scented Pinecones
Make these scented pinecones to not only decorate your home visually but spread pleasant cinnamon scent as well. You will enjoy this decor accent for weeks to come after Thanksgiving too.
Thanksgiving Bottle Vases
Spray painted bottles in orange will serve perfectly as Thanksgiving table centerpieces. Use wheat or dried branches to create decorative vignettes.
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The Thankful Tree
Similar to the Thanksgiving jar, the Thankful tree is a great way to show your appreciation for things you are thankful and create a decor piece of it.
Wine Cork Pumpkin
Quirky decor accents like this wine cork pumpkin is a great way to surprise your guests and make your Thanksgiving decor truly exceptional.
Pumpkin Serving Tray
If your Thanksgiving table needs more decorating, try making this whimsical pumpkin serving tray. It will definitely get oohs and aahs from your guests.
Copper Pumpkins Centerpiece
While plastic pumpkin decorations are cheap, you can spray paint them in copper and get a chic style table centerpiece. Your guests will appreciate a modern take on Thanksgiving decor.
Pumpkin Flower Arrangements
You can make lovely flower arrangements using a pumpkin as a pot. Follow this easy and simple tutorial to see how.
Pumpkin Ice Bucket
Another great idea for your Thanksgiving dinner table decor is this easy to make pumpkin ice bucket. It’s simple enough yet it will add a lot of appeal to your decorations.
Indian Corn Centerpiece
Corn is another Thanksgiving attribute that you probably cannot do without. Make a centerpiece about it and it will be the best focal point of your decor as well.
This easy to make rustic centerpiece doesn’t take long to make but it’s a very high impact accent that your guests will absolutely love. Try making it from dried twigs.
This lovely rustic barrel centerpiece idea is as good an idea for Thanksgiving decor as it is for any vignette anytime after the holiday.
These elegant gold balls centerpieces are sure to bring the perfect blend of drama and sophistication to any Thanksgiving table. This tablescape created by these golden masterpieces will alert your guest to the fact that they are in for something extraordinary. These balls can also be hung from the ceiling for even more holiday awesomeness.
Thanksgiving Pallet Art
This piece of pallet art is a wonderful way to get the spirit of Thanksgiving going in your home. With its simple reminder of the importance of being thankful, this art piece will add height and bring drama to your mantelpiece. The large white graphics remarkably contrast with the rustic boards to create a vintage yet modern vibe.
This uniquely colorful and stunning creation will effortlessly inject fun into your Thanksgiving celebrations. Aptly displaying the colors of fall in a ‘proud peacock’ kind of way, this decorative piece is versatile and can be used in any way you see fit to spread the joys of the holiday.
Thanksgiving Mantelpiece Pumpkins
This mantelpiece décor has two metallic brown pumpkins anchoring 6 orange and brown blocks with each letter of the word ‘thanks’ printed on them. The raffia bows on top of the blocks add a quirky feel to these decorative pieces. These pumpkins and accompanying blocks are sure to bring your mantelpiece to life.
Thanksgiving Salt Cellars
Made out of a walnut shell broken along its seam, these salt cellars will add a dose of practical uniqueness to your Thanksgiving table. Armed with a butter knife, dinner guests will be able to have easy access to the amount of additional seasoning they desire.
This tree makes the perfect centerpiece for the Thanksgiving table. It is made out of leafless branches placed inside a hammered metal container. A packet for each guest is attached to the tree. They are made out of small brown paper bags decorated with gold leaf stickers; chalkboard label clothespins are used to personalize the bags.
A beautifully decorated table can set the tone for an amazing celebration with your loved ones. These placemats are perfect for subtly infusing fun, creativity and a dose of the holiday spirit into your Thanksgiving festivities. The project requires only a few items: the fabric, a stencil and makers specifically made for fabrics.
Have a nice Thanksgiving! 🙂
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