Thanksgiving Dinner Ideas: Memorable Fall and Holiday Table Linens

Set your table for the holidays with a stunning tablecloth or runner you can use year after year.

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November 09, 2018

Update your table for fall and the upcoming holidays with beautiful linens in rich colors. Our favorites feature pumpkins, acorns, turkeys and leaves, all reminders of the bounty of the season.

Place that perfectly roasted turkey on a table topped with this Thanksgiving-themed beauty. Wild turkeys strut over its border of autumn-colored leaves. It's machine-washable and 100% cotton.

BUY IT: Williams Sonoma, $129.95 - $154.95, depending on size

Drape a Kashmir paisley runner in burnt orange, gold and green over your dining table, sideboard or buffet. Made of cotton, it can be tossed in the washer for easy cleaning. It measures 14.5" wide and comes in 72" and 90" lengths.

BUY IT: Amazon, $25.99 - $33.99

Set an elegant table with a Barcelona Damask linen cloth. Eight rich, solid colors are available to use for fall and other seasons; all are made of easy-care polyester.

BUY IT: Macy's, $40 - $80, depending on size

Tired of traditional table linens? Opt for this striking design featuring olive trees and a wide, solid-color border. This one is versatile enough to bring back out in the summertime.

BUY IT: Pier 1, $109.95 - $159.95, depending on size

Beautiful round tablecloths can be hard to find. This 70" round cloth features a botanical motif of oak leaves, acorns, pumpkins and graceful vines in shades of green, orange and burnished gold.

BUY IT: Williams Sonoma, $99.95

Changing your centerpiece and this tablecloth, made of restaurant-quality polyester, will take you from the first day of fall into the Christmas season. It's stain repellant and doesn't need ironing. Also available in other colors.

BUY IT: Amazon, $49.99 - $99.99, depending on size

Bring bright colors to your table with a pumpkin-orange and mustard-yellow table runner. This one, made of easy-care cotton, measures 16" wide and can be used through the fall as well as for the Halloween and Thanksgiving holidays.

BUY IT: Pier 1, $49.95 - $59.95, depending on length

Ooo-la-la. Pretend you're in Paris when you use this vibrant tablecloth made of washable French linen. It's designed exclusively for Couleur Nature by Parisian artist Bruno Lamy and evokes the colors of southern France.

BUY IT: Couleur Nature, $88 - $215, depending on size

White or ivory dishes would look stunning on this Jacquard tablecloth, available in charcoal, shown here, or gold. The fabric, a blend of cotton and linen, drapes beautifully and has a subtle luster.

BUY IT: Williams Sonoma, $129.95 - $249.95, depending on size

Set an elegant table with a Barcelona Damask linen cloth. Choose from one of eight rich, solid colors that suit almost any season. The tablecloths are made of easy-care, 100% polyester.

BUY IT: Food52, $150 - $190, depending on size

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