DIY Place Cards For Thanksgiving Dinner


There’s something really fun about throwing a dinner party, especially during the holiday season, where you get to put as much detail in to the decor as the food! Today I wanted to share a selection of neat DIY place cards for Thanksgiving dinner — or any other fancy shindig you might be hosting this season!

Get crafty with these neat ideas! You can get the kids involved for most of these too — they’ll love to be a part of the big day!

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Gilded Leaf Place Cards via Say Yes To Hoboken — You can use a different type/colour of leaf for everyone at the table, or match them all — maple, oak, or whatever’s abundant in your area.

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(More!) Gilded Leaf Place Cards via The Goodness — Another great idea using leaves from your yard (or your neighbours — just ask nice!)

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Faux Marble Place Card Holders via Almost Makes Perfect — These look just like the marble slap my gramma used in her kitchen for years. Beautiful!

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Gold Dipped Pear Place Cards via Almost Makes Perfect — This neat DIY would work well with lots of different fruits and vegetables. Bonus: Not much waste when it comes to clean up time!

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DIY Turkey Place Holder via The Sweetest Occasion — This must be the fanciest turkey I’ve ever seen! Everything looks classy in gold, am I right?

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DIY Log Place Holders via Farm Fresh Therapy — This has the potential of being a completely free DIY idea. Gotta love that!

Setting a table with any of these DIY place cards for your Thanksgiving celebrations this year is sure to impress your guests — and they’re all easy to make! Enjoy a little crafting this holiday season and let us know how it goes!

PS. Click here for a collection of Thanksgiving crafts for kids!

Desiree Fawn

Désirée Fawn is a Canadian mom, blogger, and doula. She’s a tea enthusiast, social media connoisseur, and lover of travel. Her blog, So Fawned, began in 2008 as a way to document her life as a young mother, and has morphed into space featuring daily inspirations, insights into motherhood, style, home, and more. Désirée lives in Ontario with her daughter and partner. She also writes for Mom Spark.


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  1. Mama Obito

    November 18, 2013 at 7:03 pm

    Gold Dipped Pear Place Cards is the best. Never seen like that here. Worth to try! Thank’s for sharing!

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