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10 Creative Ideas for Your Thanksgiving Table

If you are hosting Thanksgiving this year, consider dressing up your table a bit to make your guests feel welcome. There are plenty of creative Thanksgiving tablescape ideas out there and at least one to match every budget. From classic displays of pumpkins and gourds to more unique additions like feathers and plaid, these Thanksgiving tablescape ideas will inspire the perfect feast!

1. Metallic Gold

Consider a stunning metallic gold-themed Thanksgiving table. Using some inexpensive craft store pumpkins and pinecones and a little metallic gold spray paint, you can create this beautiful tablescape by A Pumpkin and A Princess.

Image via A Pumpkin and A Princess

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2. Nature

For a nature-inspired theme, consider using wood stumps and fresh fruit! This stunning and affordable idea is from My Life at Playtime.

Image via My Life at Playtime

3. Fresh Greenery

For a rich looking display of greens and deep purples, create a fresh garland made from greenery, persimmons and fresh flowers from the farmer's market. See more details at Apartment 34.

Image via Apartment 34

4. Glitz and Glam

Add a little bling to your Thanksgiving feast with some handmade glittery place cards. With a few supplies from the craft store, you can create these beautiful geo chalkboard place cards from Flax & Twine.

Image via Flax & Twine

5. Smelly-Good

Make your Thanksgiving table look and smell great with these fun rosemary wreath place cards! Using sprigs of fresh rosemary and strips of paper, you can create a simple and inexpensive table decoration. See how at Spoon Fork Bacon.

Image via Spoon Fork Bacon

6. Classic Linen

If you want something that can be used again and again, consider making some linen placemats. With beautiful dinnerware and cutlery, these natural handmade placemats look stunning! See more at Buzzmills.

Image via Buzzmills

7. Pumpkins and Gourds

Using fresh pumpkins and gourds, you can create this stunning, yet simplistic centerpiece for your Thanksgiving feast. Paired with green foliage such as cabbage and kale, this natural decor idea is just beautiful!

Image via Andre Baronowski , Created by Karin Lidbeck for Country Gardens magazine

8. Feathery Finds

Use nature to decorate your table! Paired with any dinnerware set, these feathers and pinecones look amazing! See more from this unique decorating idea on Griffanie.

Image via Griffanie

9. Squash Centerpieces

Create this simple and sweet centerpiece from Flax & Twine for your Thanksgiving spread using a few squash and a magic marker. This would be a fun craft for the kids' table, too!

Image via Flax & Twine

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10. Cozy Plaid

If you're looking for an uncommon decorating idea, consider using a cozy plaid to decorate your Thanksgiving table. These plaid napkins from The Hunted Interior paired with mini pumpkins creates a warm, wintery feeling.

Image via The Hunted Interior

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