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On Thanksgiving, the hub of the holiday is the table. It’s where everyone gathers to share a special meal and give thanks for each other and all of their blessings. While there are many places in your home you can add a festive flair to for Thanksgiving, the table is the most important spot to adorn.
By creating a beautiful Thanksgiving tablescape, you can enhance the experience for everyone. It doesn’t take a lot to make it special. Even just a simple, beautiful centerpiece can delight your guests and help get everyone into a festive mood.
Whether you want to go all out and make a glamorous setting or prefer something casual and subtle, here are some inspiring ideas for a Thanksgiving table that will delight your guests.
Thanksgiving Table Ideas
This Thanksgiving tablescape is the perfect balance between rustic and glamour.
Source: Rip & Tan
Colorful pumpkins, gourds, and branches make up a simple yet chic centerpiece.
Source: Jenny Steffens Hobick
Don’t be afraid to think outside the box with your tablescape and get artsy with it.
Source: Harlow and Grey
Wildflowers, candles, and a wood table make this tablescape look like it came straight from the forest.
Source: Apartment 34
For an elegant look, muted green and neutrals are a beautiful option for the holiday.
Source: Home Stories A to Z
Touches of gold are a great way to add a bit of glamour to your Thanksgiving table.
Keeping everything neutral and muted except for a few orange pumpkins made them stand out and look extra chic.
Source: Gal Meets Glam
Denim is an unexpected but fitting textile to use for a casual, stylish look.
By keeping the place settings white, the centerpiece instantly draws your attention.
Source: Anderson and Grant
This tablescape fully embraces the sparkle and glamour of gold.
Source: Design Improvised
Which one is your favorite?
As I’ve mentioned many times on this blog, Halloween is one of my favorite holidays. There are so many fun ways to get creative and use your imagination. One of my favorite ways to do that is with food. I’ve already put together several lists of my favorite Halloween treats and desserts that you can make. However, if you’re planning to throw a Halloween party, then you’ll definitely want to check out today’s round-up of Halloween appetizer ideas.
There is no better way to get your party off to a great start than with a delicious appetizer. Instead of just putting some chips and dip on a platter, go the extra mile and give it a festive treatment. There are some very easy, delicious, and creative ideas that are sure to delight your guests from the get-go.
Here are 10 of the best Halloween appetizer ideas on the internet.
Halloween Appetizer Ideas
The perfect start to a night filled with ghouls and skeletons: graveyard chicken enchilada dip.
You won’t want to stop eating these cheesy bones with a delicious dip.
Your guests won’t be able to keep their fingers off this delicious cauldron dip.
Tutorial: Woman’s Day
You’ll have your guests cracking up over (and enjoy the deliciousness of) this jack-o-lantern chips and dip.
Is that a pumpkin? Nope, even better: it’s a Halloween onion ranch cheese ball!
Tutorial: Sandy Toes & Popsicles
How adorable are these wonton bats?
Tutorial: For Women First
Your guests will be excited to dive into this amazing Halloween snack platter.
Tutorial: Foxes Love Lemons
Meatball mummy crescent rolls are easy to make and even easier to devour.
Sushi lovers, here’s a fun way to indulge in your craving on Halloween: monster sushi.
Ready to ‘nom nom nom’ on some monster sliders?
Tutorial: Courtney’s Sweets
So many delicious (and adorable) ideas!
One of the best parts of any holiday is the delicious treats that you get an excuse to eat. Halloween is no different. Personally, cupcakes are a staple for every holiday because not only are they delicious, but they are a lot of fun to customize, too. It’s easy to get creative with them and do some really fun, out-of-the-box designs to make them even more fun to eat.
For Halloween, it’s all about giving them a spooky twist. There is no shortage of inspiration for designs and flavors. Though the characters portrayed on them may be scary in other places, on cupcakes they somehow become adorable and delightful. Everything is cuter on a cupcake! These small desserts are the perfect place to stretch your imagination and come up with something unique.
Here are 10 great DIY Halloween cupcake ideas that will have you getting into the spirit of the season.
DIY Halloween Cupcakes
The only thing scary about this delicious grim reaper cupcake is how fast it will be gone once you take a bite.
Tutorial: Mom Foodie
You’ll want to dive right into these cupcakes just like the Wicked Witch has.
Tutorial: Your Cup of Cake
Skeletons have never been more adorable than the ones on these cupcakes.
Tutorial: Woman’s Day
These Frankenstein cupcakes are as adorable as they are delicious.
Tutorial: Your Cup of Cake
How amazing are these little cauldron cupcakes? So much creativity!
Tutorial: A Pumpkin and a Princess
These zombie brain brownie bites are definitely “brain food.”
Tutorial: Sugar Hero!
Pretzel spider cupcakes will satisfy both your salt and sugar cravings.
Tutorial: The Novice Chef
Hopefully, these bat cupcakes won’t fly away before you have the chance to eat them.
Tutorial: Today’s Parent
There is nothing scary about these adorable scarecrow cupcakes.
Tutorial: Enza’s Bargains
Be sure to keep an eye on these sea monster cupcakes.
Tutorial: Reader’s Digest
Which ones will you try this year?
Unicorns have always been universally loved, but they’ve recently seen a surge in popularity as a trend that doesn’t seem to be slowing down anytime soon. You can find them in everything from fashion and home decor to food and parties.
I can’t think of a more magical, happy concept than a unicorn-themed party. It’s all about bright colors, joy, and embracing our unique brand of magic, whatever that may be. Unicorns are a great representation of individuality. Who wouldn’t want to attend a unicorn-themed party?
There are tons of wonderful ideas out there to inspire your own party, so I’ve gathered some of my favorites with easy tutorials you can follow to throw your own unicorn-themed party that your guests will absolutely love. They include everything from savory treats to decadent desserts with a whole lot of color and fantasy thrown in the mix.
This unicorn milkshake looks like an explosion of happiness and good things.
Tutorial: Sugar Hero
How unbelievably adorable is this fondant unicorn cupcake topper?
Tutorial: Juniper Cakery
These unicorn cupcakes are almost too pretty and adorable to eat.
Tutorial: Best Friends for Frosting
For a healthier option, you can try unicorn toast that is perfect for brunch.
Tutorial: The Culture Trip
Put a twist on the ice cream cone with this unicorn ice cream bowl.
Unicorn popcorn is the perfect treat for a movie night filled with fantasy films.
Tutorial: Life Love Liz
Unicorn chocolate-covered strawberries are healthy and decadent.
Tutorial: The Bakers Party Shop
These little unicorn cake pops are the perfect party treats.
Tutorial: Rose Bakes
Unicorn bark is colorful, magical, and absolutely delicious.
Tutorial: The Spruce
Sugar and sweet go together with these unicorn pretzels.
Tutorial: Lady Behind the Curtain
How much fun are these ideas?