Your turkey is defrosted, your cranberries are sauced, your stretchiest pants are at the ready–Tomorrow is in the bag! If your goal is to have the most peaceful day possible, why not set your Thanksgiving table tonight? Don’t rush around tomorrow trying to locate the extra folding chairs, or throwing together a last minute centerpiece. Take care of it tonight! Here are some great, free printables and tutorials to make your Thanksgiving Table the best one yet.
Lay out these elegant place cards and make sure you keep problem relatives separated (we all have them). Download the template from The Choice Umbrella
Remember Mad Libs? Kids and grown ups alike will love the funny combinations they come up with in this funny story. Get the free pdf at Sister’s Suitcase
These placemats are also perfect for the kids’ table. Put out a container of crayons and keep them busy and entertained long enough for their parents to have seconds. Download this one from Everyday Dishes
Tutorials for the Table
Nothing says fancy dinner like artfully folded napkins. This is the perfect project for kids to take on the night before. The House that Lars Built features these six tutorials for your Thanksgiving table.
I love this table runner idea–mostly made of things you likely already have. Wintery greens and pinecones are plentiful in my neighborhood, and we often have a crate of clementines this time of year. Add some candles and you’ve got a lovely, unobtrusive table decoration. From Yummy Mummy Kitchen
I love these placemats–all you need is kraft paper and a sharpie! Place some pens around the Thanksgiving table and give folks something to do while the stuffing makes its way to them. From Laci Renee
Whatever your table looks like, we at Century 21 Excellence Realty wish you a warm and wonderful Thanksgiving. We are certainly thankful for you!