3 Stylish and Non-Traditional Thanksgiving Table Ideas

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Break out of the traditional mold and create a tablescape that’ll surprise your guests with these easy and unique non-traditional Thanksgiving table ideas.

There’s nothing wrong with traditional Thanksgiving décor for your table, but it’s nice to break your traditional mold and choose to create a tablescape that’ll amaze your guests. Here are a few non-traditional Thanksgiving table ideas you can easily recreate.

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Dessert Station

Make it a sweet Thanksgiving by adding a dessert station with treats like cupcakes, caramel apples, cookies, and PSL cups. You can also fill a bowl with chocolates and candies for the kids. Of course, don’t forget to make it visually appealing by adding vases of flowers, signs, and pumpkins.

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Unique Place Cards

One of our non-traditional Thanksgiving table ideas is to create your own place cards. It could be simple handwritten place cards with a cute pumpkin drawing, or you can make it even more personal by writing a short message on why you’re thankful for that person. Make it festive by baking a pumpkin pie and using it as place cards. Your guests will truly appreciate the adorable gesture.

Non-Traditional Thanksgiving Table Ideas

Whites and Golds

Instead of decorating your dining table with oranges, why not go for a neutral-themed Thanksgiving dinner like white and gold? You can also choose a rustic-themed Thanksgiving dinner by decorating the space with shades of browns and greens. If you want to make it look sophisticated and moody, we suggest pairing black with wooden tones like Taryn Whiteaker’s moody Thanksgiving tablescape.

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Learn more interior design tips and ideas on Omysa’s Design blog. Happy decorating!

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