Simple & Natural No Stress Thanksgiving Tables

By Kate Riley November 23, 2016

You’ve got your tablelcloth, chargers, dinner plates, napkins, and flatware for the big feast, but what about a centerpiece? If you’re hosting no doubt you’re trying to remember one hundred other little things and the centerpiece is a last minute collaboration. No worries. The easiest way to keep it stress free is to keep it super simple. All natural is an easy approach, and doesn’t take more than a trip to the supermarket or a walk around your neighborhood to gather clippings from the great outdoors.

Evergreen clippings add greenery to an elegant setting, snips, branches, and votives always looks fresh and inviting.

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Arrange simple leaves, apples, and votives like Julie did for an eye pleasing natural presentation.

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Citrus pops against evergreen leaves, nestle a few votives in between for a simple yet stunning centerpiece.

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Use twine or floral wire to combine olive branches and rosemary to create a scented table runner.

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Gather a bouquet of fall leaves and scatter white pumpkins and red pears on a simple runner.

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If you crave color add a bright napkin and colorful candles but keep the centerpiece as simple as a few pieces of eucalyptus and a store-bought bouquet.

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Olive branches again for the win! Rest pomegranates on top for a more subtle dash of color.

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Keeping your setting simple and natural allows the food to shine and invites your company to linger longer over the meal. Wishing all my fellow Americans a very Happy Thanksgiving! I’ll be back on Friday with another weekend roundup.

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