With good food, great company, and a festive table, Thanksgiving often tops the charts as one of the best holidays of the year. With only a week left until Turkey Day, how are you planning to make your dinner special and festive? Whether it’s colorful floral pieces and seasonal potpourri or simple pumpkins and lit candles, your beautifully roasted turkey and signature dressing deserve the last perfect touch.
Rely on your personal style to bring out your favorite Thanksgiving table design. From formal to modern to country chic, there are numerous ways to incorporate local farmer’s market flowers to make your table pop. Use bright sunflowers, wheat, and cattails to set the mood for a natural fall harvest. Got a set color scheme with your table cloths and napkins? Pair them with complementary roses and soft baby’s breath for a simple yet elegant floral centerpiece.
If you are looking for a quick and easy way to dress up your table, lit candles will instantly warm up any room’s atmosphere. You can add luster on a budget, and you can maximize the impact by repeating or grouping elements. Instead of one huge centerpiece, complete the look by adding pieces in glass containers. Fill them with gorgeous cranberries, dark pinecones, fresh nuts or anything that will complement the other decorative elements you have in mind. Stagger them down your table and voila! In just a few minutes, your lonely candles will becomes pieces of art.
What kinds of decorative touches will you be adding this year?