Choose a Theme
The first step in decorating your Thanksgiving table is to choose a theme. This will help to guide what you get for your table and let you hone in on an idea. Your theme can be anything from pumpkins, to leaves, to turkeys, or even simply a color like gold.
Make Place Cards
Making place cards is a great addition to your Thanksgiving table. Make sure you hand write your place cards, even if your handwriting isn't the best. This adds a personal touch that will be greatly appreciated. You can go as simple or decorative as you wish with them. Here are some fun ideas of how to display your place cards.
Stay Away from Tall Centerpieces
One mistake that is often made is choosing a centerpiece that is too tall. Although many tall centerpieces can be very beautiful, this can get in the way of allowing all of your guests to see and talk to each other. These are some good examples of centerpieces that wont get in the way!