Getting creative with your table settings


Fall and winter is the time of year where seemingly endless amounts of opportunities for get-togethers and parties arise. From Halloween to Thanksgiving, Christmas and every gathering in between, you should always consider adding a touch of the season to your dinner table! Here are some fun ways to create beautiful table settings that will catch the eyes of your guests!

Bring the outdoors in:

This is perfect for fall and winter. Use the items of the season and grab elements that compliment the festivities.

  • Leaves
  • Branches and sticks
  • Pumpkins
  • Pinecones
  • Flowers

Add the menu:

Having a sit down meal? Plan the menu and print it for each setting so your guests know what is to come! 

Using the actual place setting items:

Get creative with the items and utensils you are going to use.

  • Use a creative placemat
  • Tie the silverware together with a string and name tag 

Items of the season:

Incorporate items that coordinate with the season. Try some unique items to really wow your guests!

  • Ordainments
  • Decorative mitten with string attached and a name tag

Melissa Dowrick

Melissa Dowrick

Melissa Dowrick is a MSU graduate, M3 Group event planner and a dog mom of two. She loves fashion and fall is her favorite season. She embraces all the good things because life is too short to be unhappy!

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