44 Thanksgiving Table Settings for 2017
If you haven’t started thinking about your Thanksgiving tablescape yet, we’ve found nearly 50 blogger-inspired thanksgiving table settings to inspire you. Copy each one exactly or recreate the look with your own personal touch. Whether you want to include traditional Thanksgiving colors or opt for something unexpected, there’s something new to discover here.
Beautiful Thanksgiving Table
Elsie and Emma of A Beautiful Mess show us how to master the trendy Friendsgiving table, complete with real pumpkins as festive place cards. Complemented with a monochromatic white backdrop, it’s a fresh take on a typically dark holiday table.
Cozy Thanksgiving Table Setting
The holidays are meant to be playful and relaxing, so add to the cheerful theme with whimsical accents like these charismatic candlestick holders. Blogger Camille Styles paired these Thanksgiving table settings with acorns and cinnamon sticks for an extra dash of fall.
Green Thanksgiving Table Setting
Side of Sweet’s elegant Thanksgiving table setting is complete with golden pumpkins and equally fabulous copper accents throughout.
Metallic Thanksgiving Table Setting
Instantly take your Thanksgiving dinner table settings up a few notches by simply adding in a sprinkle of gold accents. Shiny cups, mugs, or silverware will create a cohesive space, especially if you’re using mismatched pieces (a no-stress look we totally love).
Cheery Thanksgiving Table Setting
Sometimes less is more, and that’s exactly what blogger Caroline Drake of Armelle blog has created in her cheery and elegant Thanksgiving table. With soft orange hues, her chic table pays tribute to the classic colors of fall without being too saturated.
Patterned Thanksgiving Table Setting
There’s no reason to change your style for Thanksgiving if traditional, dark accessories aren’t what you typically gravitate toward. Blogger Oh Joy pulls together a bright and cheery Thanksgiving table setting, complete with polka-dots and stripes to please the ultimate prepster.
Festive Thanksgiving Table
When you're focused on crafting creative Thanksgiving table settings, it’s easy to forget dressing up the drinks or place cards, but a simple cranberry accent or feather can instantly elevate a plain card or year-round cocktail for the occasion.
Pastel Thanksgiving Table Setting
Who said you have to choose between dark and light colors? When it comes to the star of your Thanksgiving table setting, Lauren Conrad effortlessly reveals how to marry the two shades with a collection of light pink, white, and dark blue pumpkins for an unexpected, feminine arrangement.
Unique Thanksgiving Table
Take things to the great outdoors for your next Friendsgiving dinner party, particularly if it's a rustic Thanksgiving table setting you're after. Add in mismatched chairs and use craft paper as a table runner, so your guests can write what they’re thankful for at their seat.
Mid-Century Thanksgiving Table
Whether you live in the desert or have an obsession with all things succulents and cacti, stylist Emily Henderson knows that desert design is always a crowd-pleaser. Upgrade your Thanksgiving table setting with a mod vibe, complete with terrariums and copper mugs to make a bold statement against a black and white table.
To buy: $39; potterybarn.com.
Fresh Thanksgiving Table
Easily incorporate pops of color with plenty of poppies and posies to go around, which will make your Thanksgiving table setting look fresh and organic, whether it’s inside or outside.
Classic Thanksgiving Table Setting
Add visual interest to your Thanksgiving table setting with a Polaroid that’s unique to each guest. It not only dresses up each place setting, but it’s also a fun item to take home.
Simple Thanksgiving Table
Stay true to the harvest theme with elements that are found in nature—or resemble it at least. Toss fruits into your centerpiece along with fur accents for a cozy and sophisticated touch to your Thanksgiving table setting.
Preppy Thanksgiving Table Setting
If you’re a stripe fanatic, this black and white table will be your ultimate dream. Accented with golden pumpkins nesting gorgeous blooms, your guests won’t be able to take their eyes off of your modern Thanksgiving table setting.
Harvest Thanksgiving Table
If you only have a few guests attending your Thanksgiving meal, you can still dress up your table. Add in layered chargers, a blooming centerpiece, and pears at each place setting for a festive touch.
Feminine Thanksgiving Table
Add a golden touch to your elegant Thanksgiving table setting with metallic pumpkins, candles, and placemats. There’s no such thing as too much gold.
Golden Thanksgiving Table Setting
No party is complete without a bar cart to hold the main event: the spirits. Blogger Haute Off The Rack shows us how it’s done with a festive and glam bar to complement the equally chic tablescape.
Boho Thanksgiving Table Setting
If mixing patterns is your specialty, you may be able to use pieces you already have for a rustic Thanksgiving table setting, so you can spend time focusing on perfecting your turkey recipe. Pick a fun tablecloth, printed plates, and include whimsical pieces to really go full force on the trend.
Casual Thanksgiving Table Setting
Add a personal touch to your table with linen napkins made just for you. Blogger Carrie Bradshaw Lied pulls out these special-occasion napkins just for dinners like Thanksgiving, and it’s the cherry on top of a gorgeous Thanksgiving table setting.
Thanksgiving Picnic Table Setting
For what's sure to be one of the most creative Thanksgiving table settings, take things back a few notches with a picnic-style table—no chairs required. Collect an assortment of luxe blankets for guests to sit on for a more intimate, casual and cozy meal.
Copper Thanksgiving Table Setting
For a beautiful Thanksgiving table setting that scores high in both elegance and ease of execution, add texture in an unexpected way with copper accents, complete with hammered details.
Black and White Thanksgiving Table Setting
Fashionistas will fall for this ultra glamorous and feminine Thanksgiving table setting that's perfect for a dressed-up dinner. With touches of light pinks, golden chargers, and bold plates from McKenzie Childs, this table is fit for royalty.
Rustic Thanksgiving Table Setting
A Thanksgiving table doesn’t have to be elaborate to be beautiful. Late Afternoon Blog whipped up a chic and simple table setting with natural elements—and plenty of wine and cheese to go around.
French Thanksgiving Table
For a modern Thanksgiving table setting, swap out plain white napkins for something with a little more character. Keep things classic with blue-and-white striped French napkins to transport you to your favorite Parisian café.
Whimsical Thanksgiving Table Setting
Have a little fun with your modern Thanksgiving table setting by incorporating some whimsy at each place, like Camille Styles did with these leaf-shaped plates.
Flannel Thanksgiving Table Setting
When your goal is to create a rustic Thanksgiving table setting, bring your favorite fall flannel to the table with an all-over plaid tablecloth to instantly set the scene. Keep the plates, silverware, and napkins simple so they don’t compete with the festive tablecloth.
Glam Thanksgiving Table Setting
Sequins, and florals, and wood—oh my! Mix things up with a seriously dramatic Thanksgiving table setting full of feminine, glam accents.
White Thanksgiving Table
Obsessed with all things Fixer Upper? Get a Chip and Joanna Gaines-approved Thanksgiving table with these cozy farmhouse pieces. Add touches of rose gold (spray paint will be your best friend!) plenty of greenery, and a shutter as an unexpected centerpiece.
Plaid Thanksgiving Table Setting
Stray away from traditional plaids with a more subtle version that doesn’t explicitly feel like fall. Pair plaid napkins with plates that pull out one of the main colors to create a cohesive setting.
Outdoor Garden Thanksgiving Table Setting
If you’re lucky enough to enjoy the great outdoors during the chillier season, take advantage of the gorgeous weather with an elevated outdoor seating situation. Contrast the casual setting with gold and glam pieces to elevate your typical outdoor patio.
Pink Thanksgiving Table Setting
This table is what rose gold dreams are made of. Pops of pink, copper, and orange give a chic update to a traditional Thanksgiving table setting.
Romantic Thanksgiving Table Setting
Treat your guests like royalty with a soft, romantic Thanksgiving table setting fit for kings and queens. Pack on the elegance with ruffles, pastel pinks, and crystal detailing.
Modern Thanksgiving Setting
Interior designer Jenni Kayne packed on the cozy factor with plenty of fur accented-seating, which contrasts the rustic wooden table perfectly.
Floral Thanksgiving Table Setting
Geometric napkins, candles scattered throughout the table, and ample greenery and florals around the dining table create a refreshing ambiance for Thanksgiving.
Elegant Thanksgiving Table Setting
Who said accessories are just for your outfit? Dress up your Thanksgiving table with pieces just as playful or sparkling as the pieces in your jewelry box and closet. Try wrapping peacock feathers around napkins for an unexpected look for animal lovers.
Chic Thanksgiving Setting
The pink blooms are the star of the show here, but the table wouldn’t be complete without the perfect backdrop. Choose cool greys and a crisp white runner to pair with a pop of color for a chic and simple dinner table.
Cheap Thanksgiving Setting
Instead of pumpkins, add some apples into the mix. Whether you DIY these adorable pumpkin votives or buy something else adorned in the crisp fruit, it’s a refreshing alternative to traditional pumpkins and turkeys.
Blue Thanksgiving Table Setting
There’s always room for something blue at the Thanksgiving table, and this rustic, yet elegant tablescape does it just right with turquoise napkins as an accent.
Simple Thanksgiving Setting
Most tables tend to have short, folded napkins, but if you want to add some simple drama, keep them long and draped over the plate and a few inches below the table for an element of surprise.
Creative Thanksgiving Table Setting
In case you haven’t spotted the latest trend in everything from fashion to home, Shibori is taking over. It’s basically the adult version of tie-dye, and it pairs perfectly with a citrus-themed Thanksgiving table setting.
Tropical Thanksgiving Table Setting
If you have a few geodes around the home and in your jewelry box, they make for a unique placeholder for a beachy-chic table. The beauty of this creative Thanksgiving table setting is that it can be repurposed for a summer soiree, too.