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DIY Thanksgiving Centerpiece Ideas That Celebrate Fall

Thanksgiving may be right around the corner, but it’s not too late to put together some table décor! Though the turkey is the traditional star of the food-filled holiday, a centerpiece can go a long way to complete your dinner display. And fear not- they’re super simple to make! Here are a few DIY centerpieces for inspiration.

Grocery Store Chic

Amy, author of Kenmore’s inspiration blog, added some color to her Thanksgiving table with mini pumpkins and gourds from a local grocery store. Because the design isn’t holiday-specific, feel free to display this DIY through the rest of fall.

Pumpkin and squash centerpiece DIY Thanksgiving Centerpiece Ideas That Celebrate Fall

Mini pumpkin centerpiece DIY Thanksgiving Centerpiece Ideas That Celebrate Fall

Jennifer of Celebrating Everyday Life added some unexpected elements to her grocery store spread- artichokes and pears. Mini pumpkins and autumn-hued roses complete this colorful centerpiece.

Centerpiece with artichokes and roses

Fall floral centerpiece

Kelly of Santa Barbara Chic skipped pumpkins altogether when creating this gorgeous arrangement. Though floral regulars such as dahlias appear among the bright-colored bunch, the persimmons steal the show.

Flower and tomato centerpiece

Jessica of Jessica Burns knows inspiration can come from anywhere. In this case, it was the produce section of the grocery store! Whole cloves and pears complete this typographical DIY.

Pear typography centerpiece

A Candlelit Affair

When making this wooden box centerpiece, Courtney of Golden Boys and Me took a simple approach. A few wood planks and some dark stain were all it took for this stylish and versatile box. Add some candles and fall floral elements and you’ll have your own autumn-inspired centerpiece.

Wooden box Thanksgiving centerpiece

Candle holder centerpiece

Equally stunning and rustic, this centerpiece from Mary of Fat Bird Designs did a little twist on the traditional candle display. Instead, she relied on hidden LED lights to give a glow to her DIY.

Rustic wooden box centerpiece DIY

LED lit centerpiece box

Featured on The Sweetest Occasion, this centerpiece combines reclaimed wood and candles for an instantly classic centerpiece. Feel free to use this DIY year after year- just swap out the candles for season-appropriate colors.

Wooden candle centerpiece DIY

Wooden candle holder centerpiece

Stained wood centerpiece with candles

Reclaimed wood centerpiece with candles

Simple Design

Featured on Graphic Made, this fall-inspired centerpiece pays homage to the season’s natural elements. A plus- the pieces are all artificial, which means you can use this display year after year.

Golden pinecone centerpiece

Thanksgiving centerpiece with gold pine cones

Clean and simple is the name of the game for this centerpiece DIY by Julie of Coordinately Yours. If you want to avoid the traditional color scheme of Thanksgiving centerpieces, this DIY is for you.

Simple Thanksgiving table display

Looks for Less

Inspired by an expensive department store item, this DIY by Robyn of The Pink Peony of Le Jardin shows you don’t have to pay top-dollar for beautiful Thanksgiving décor. In fact, this mini ship cost only $5 to make- a holiday steal in any book!

Miniature ship centerpiece

With these crafty Thanksgiving DIYs, you can have a stylish holiday table in a matter of hours! Which one of these centerpieces was your favorite? Tell us in a comment below.

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