Our table is set and ready
I was going for a
less traditional color scheme
but I did end up having to throw some
rust hues in at the very end!
(Too bland without them.)
I started by sewing my own
napkins & table runners.
I put the table runners across the table
crosswise instead of along the center
BHG.com had the cutest idea where
they used pumpkins with monograms
for place cards.
GUESS WHAT . . .
I waited until after Halloween to
purchase the pumpkins & they
were NOWHERE to be found!
So, I found these fake pumpkins
at Hobby Lobby
(80% off) and, since I really wanted white,
I taped off the stems &
spray painted them.
(That's my curious little dog, Sam, in the background!)
I then just drew the monograms on with a
(I wanted to try vinyl, but have I mentioned
I'm the only one without a Cricut???)
Each place setting also has a menu
courtesy of the brilliant
For the centerpiece,
I used a wreath with a candle in the center.
I hope you & your loved ones have
a wonderful & blessed Thanksgiving!