Set The Table: 12 Ways to Create Inspired Dinner Decor For Thanksgiving

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Thanksgiving is just around the corner, and whether you’re hosting a dinner at your home this year, having a Thanksgiving-themed movie marathon, or are just looking to spruce up your dining area with a bit of festive flair, we’ve rounded up a list of everything you need to get your dinner table ready for turkey day.

There are plenty of thoughtful ways to decorate your Thanksgiving table that either involve Thanksgiving-themed tableware or other items that just really fit in with the fall aesthetic. Some Thanksgiving table decor options include:

  • Turkey butter dish
  • Battery-operated candles
  • Pumpkin dish
  • Glass dessert dome
  • Pumpkin place-card holder

Regardless of what Thanksgiving looks like this year, you can be certain to have the most festive Thanksgiving table around with these 12 selects.


1. Party Explosions Turkey Napkin Rings

Add an unexpected touch of Thanksgiving spirit to your guest’s napkins with these vintage style turkey napkin rings. They’re festive and fun, but they still look sophisticated and elegant at your table setting.

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2. Acorn Table Scatters

Sprinkle your tabletop with these acorn table scatters to give your dining table an extra autumnal flavor.

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3. Libbey Acacia Wood Glass Dome Cake Stand

Let’s face it, dessert is the best part of the Thanksgiving meal. That’s why the tasty treats deserve to sit centerstage in this elevated glass cloche, atop a handsome acacia wood base.

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4. Twos Co Turkey Butter Dish

Turkeys are the most important part of any Thanksgiving table and they’re symbolic of this special holiday too. Give your table butter a festive cover with this ceramic turkey dish.

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5. Vinkor Flameless Candles

Nothing creates a comforting warm atmosphere better than candles, so why not nab a few a set of these battery-operated candle pillars to set around your Thanksgiving table? The best part is that these can be used year-round, so it’s a solid (and quite reasonable) investment.

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6. Villa Acacia Live Edge Wood Platter

A popular Thanksgiving theme is the golden harvest. Organic elements and decorations like natural wood and bark heighten the feeling of nature and warmth at your dining table, while remaining versatile enough to use all year round.

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7. Staub Ceramics Pumpkin Cocotte

If you’re looking for a place to store the gravy or just want a unique bread bowl, this ceramic pumpkin cocotte in a sleek matte black finish is a stylish and practical solution.

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8. MyGift Stemless Wine Glass (Set of 4)

Nothing pairs better together than turkey and nice glass of red wine. Toast to those whom you’re grateful for with these gold-tone hammered, special occasion wine glasses.

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9. Thirstystone Coasters (Set of 4)

Sticking with the natural wood aesthetic that lends itself so nicely with the Thanksgiving season, these coasters with gray stone edges are the perfect home base for your beverage of choice.

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10. OurWarm Macrame Table Runner

Give your dining table a holiday-ready makeover with this trendy macrame table runner. The lace runner is perfect for any bohemian, rustic-styled table or dessert buffet.

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11. Hvfun Artificial Pumpkin

A Thanksgiving dinner table isn’t complete without some festive decor to enhance your dining ambiance. Scatter a few of these light-up pumpkins around your Thanksgiving set-up to transform your table into a seasonally-appropriate pumpkin patch.

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12. Kate Aspen Pumpkin Place-Card Holders

If you’re hosting a larger party this Thanksgiving, make your guests feel welcome and comfortable with these gold pumpkin place-card holders. Just add a hand-written name card to give your guests a personalized welcome.

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