Popular Thanksgiving Decor Ideas

As summer winds down, many are eager to welcome the fall season including Halloween decor and eventually the transition to Thanksgiving decorations. The abundance of fall crops planted in spring and summer has been reason for celebration or years. It leads to the harvest and eventually the preparation for the winter season ahead. And you can show your thanks to the harvest with unique decoration ideas.

Pumpkins, gourds, and other decorative squashes are in vast supply this time of year, so why not use them as inspiration for your Thanksgiving decorating project? You can start with a fall palette of deep reds, colorful oranges, and fiery auburn colors. Your Thanksgiving decor can be made into a pretty vase of squashes, gourds, and pumpkins. Add autumn flowers to make a beautiful floral arrangement that will grace your table. At your door you can use these same elements to create a welcoming entrance. Cold weather will also not be a problem for these outdoor decorations being able to last for the whole season.

Pumpkins often feature heavily in everyones fall harvest decor. Since the pumpkin is an abundant crop during the fall season it is no suprise it is the star of the show. They are very versatile and can be carved, etched, painted, or assembled together to compliment your Thanksgiving theme. Fallen leaves can be fashioned into a fall wreath. Any Thanksgiving family function or Friendsgiving calls for an statement centerpiece. A cornucopia filled with fruits and vegetables is bound to do the trick.

Using some or all of these elements is sure to make for a beautiful and enjoyable Thanksgiving.