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Some great tips to help you add the finishing touches to your Thanksgiving table and give it that “Wow” effect.

Whimsical Pumpkin Centerpiece

This whimsical centerpiece is super easy, but will definitely add a stunning effect to your table. Here’s how to do it:

Just take pumpkins of different sizes and drill small holes in varying places near the stem. Insert sprigs of berries or fresh flowers, and you have the perfect centerpiece!
whimsical pumpkin

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Thankful Tree

Bring the color of autumn to the table with this decorative tree. Not only is it festive, it is a good way to demonstrate what Thanksgiving really means, as each leaf represents something for which you are grateful. To find out how to make it click here .

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Enchanted Pumpkins

This centerpiece looks like a creation out of an enchanted forest from your favorite fairy tale. It’s simple to make and beautiful–the perfect touch to your holiday table.

  • Use 6 white mini pumpkins or spray paint traditional ones, being careful to leave the stems green.
  • Cut out 6 leaves and write sayings on them such as: grateful, thankful, blessed, gather, family, and harvest.
  • Place an extra-large wooden paddle cutting board on a table runner.
  • Arrange the pumpkins on top of berry sprigs or flowers.


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Leaf Place Cards

Direct your guests to their seats with festive place cards, the perfect memento of your holiday gathering. To find out how to make it click here .


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Rustic Nutty Candles

Put nuts in a clear container with a candle. The nuts will keep the candles in place. Just weave a ribbon in between all of the candles to tie it together and give it a rustic, romantic look.


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Gilded Pears Place Cards

This is an easy and elegant way to spruce up the table, and they will be pleased to have it as a memento to remind them of a wonderful harvest gathering. Too Find out how to make it click here .


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Simple Country Elegance

This is elegant, yet very simple to replicate. All you need is white candles, red apples, and some sprigs from one of your trees to make this centerpiece.


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