There are several must-have’s we have to do to prepare for Thanksgiving. From making the grocery list, to doing the actual shopping, to cutting up the carrots and cleaning the turkey, it’s an entire process. But, what about decorating? It’s on a lot of out lists to clean the house and get it ready for guests. So how about after we do a little dusting, we add some extra decor to the table as well, creating a bit more festivity. Check out these 15 DIY pieces of Thanksgiving table decor you can create yourself!
1. Gilded Pumpkins
Some small gilded pumpkin like these from Cupcakes and Cashmere could set the scene quite nicely. Highlight each place setting with one of these cuties. Or you can cluster them in the center of the table.
2. Washi Tape Candles
Julep will let you in on how to make these chic beauties. Add a bit of romance to the dinner this year by highlighting the meal with pieces like this. Even novice crafters can make this happen.
3. Paper Flower-Filled Cornucopia
Woman’s Day will give you a fun project as well. Grab a cornucopia and then fill it with some of these gorgeous paper flowers. It’s the perfect DIY for a rainy day.
4. Pile of Pears
Grab a piles of pears from the kitchen and then turn it into a piece of decor for the table! It’s easy and you can add some color if you want something a bit jazzier – just dip the ends or tops! Snag the tutorial by visiting Good Housekeeping.