10 Thanksgiving decor accessories
We've gathered 10 fab accessories to use throughout your home to give the space a cosy autumn feel, perfect for Thanksgiving but also versatile enough to use throughout the whole season.
1) Plaid throw
As you finish whipping up a Thanksgiving feast, let guests relax in the liviing room, chatting or watching the game. Have a cosy blanket draped over the sofa in case guests get chilly while waiting for dinner. This one is a fall-coloured beauty made with 100% wool from New Zealand. $189 US, Svetlana1963 on etsy.com.
2 Scented candle
If the aroma of fresh baked pie or yummy turkey isn't filling your home on Thanksgiving, make sure you've got a delicious home fragrance on hand. Williams-Sonoma has a deliciously-scented candle Spiced Chestnut candle that is sure to keep your home smelling like there's always something in the oven. $25 US, Williams-Sonoma.
3 Seasonal artwork
An easy way to bring an autumn vibe to your home is to switch up your wall art, replacing it with a piece that features fall colours. This embellished canvas from Pier 1 Imports bursts with autumnal reds and yellows and oranges without including a typical Thanksgiving motif. $150; pier1.com .
4 Handwoven baskets
Getting the fire going during after-dinner cocktails means you'll need a place to store firewood. Keep it natural with handwoven baskets, like these ones from Pottery Barn. From $69 US; potterybarn.com.
5 Food picks
Jazz up your Thanksgiving feast with cute food picks like these. Stick them in appetizers or a casserole dish of mashed potatoes for a fun, festive look. $15 US for 24, LaurenMakes on Etsy; etsy.com.
6 Pumpkin-spiced soap
Give guests a treat in the powder room with a deliciously scented soap. For a Thanksgiving feel, try an apple-spiced soap or a cinnamon scented one. $6 US per bar, Intentions on Etsy; etsy.com.
7 Hurricane glass fillers
Avoid the regular floral centrepiece this Thanksgiving and try filling glass hurricane vases with something else from nature. Although these acorns from Pottery Barn are plastic, they look just like the real thing. $14 US per set of 54; potterybarn.com.
8 Wood tableware
Bring a natural element to your Thanksgiving tabletop with wood serveware. This gorgeous sheesham set from West Elm is perfect for dessert -- a pedestal stand for the pie and small dishes to scoop ice cream from. From $9 US; westelm.com.
9 Autmn pie cutters
Go the extra step when baking your signature apple pie for Thanksgiving this year. These decorative pie cutters from Williams-Sonoma are perfect for adding the finishing touch on your seasonal baked goods. $18 US per set of four; williams-sonoma.com.
10 Gift tags
The best way to get rid of leftovers is to send them home with guests. Place wrapped up turkey in a paper bag and attach one of these autumnal gift tags so you know which bag belongs to each guest. $4 US per set of five, Seasonal Delights on Etsy; etsy.com.