Spruce Up the Dinner Table with 6 Ideas for a Seasonal Centerpiece
It’s almost the end of October and pretty soon the fun decorations you made with your kids will need to come down. And as soon as the Halloween Asteroid passes Earth it’s time for Fall-themed dinner parties and Thanksgiving. Make sure you have what you need to decorate the dinner table that will make your friends and family “ooh” and “aah.” Fortunately, we found 6 ideas to help. Just click on any of the pictures for more information.
Admirers of the long, traditional dinner table will fall in love with the clean, symmetrical look of a long box centerpiece. Dinner guests will enjoy discovering the creative combinations you include in your box. If you need something to start up your creative juices, Anita from Far Above Rubies provides some ideas.
If you like to do a little bit of DIY, try My Country Blog’s idea and cover up a boring glass vase or mason jar with a paper bag to better match the Fall-colored flowers in your centerpiece.
The Shady Porch gives us a rustic centerpiece DIY idea with a nature element. The small project involves repurposing an empty coffee can and using gathered branches from your yard. It’s also budget-friendly!
Looking for something completely different, 100% handmade and involves gold glitter spray? Try making HGTV’s “Easy-to-Craft Fall Leaf Centerpiece”.
If you like to take your time on details and are known in your circle as an overachiever try making Martha Stewart’s handmade Cornucopia. It’s a little more traditional but absolutely amazing. But be careful, once people find out that it’s handmade everyone will ask you to make them one. There goes your free time!
Fast forward to December, here’s a holiday centerpiece idea from Meadowlark Service League’s 2014 Homes for the Holidays Home Tour.