Thanksgiving is just around the corner, and while the roasted turkey and pumpkin pie might have their traditional place at the table, Thanksgiving tablescape ideas know no bounds. Amid the unspoken pressure to outdo the other DIY dinner parties on Instagram, remember, this isn’t a competition but an opportunity to channel your inner Martha Stewart, embrace the holiday season, and quite possibly wow your guests in the process.
Place setting is an art—and a tactical one at that. Should you wish to maintain a comfortable distance from your opinionated aunt at the dining table or add a note of elegance to your Thanksgiving table decor, a cleverly placed monogrammed linen napkin might be just the solution.
Elevate your soirée hosting game with these eight Thanksgiving tablescape ideas, ready to inspire your next holiday gathering.