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10 Tips for a Simply Chic Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is all about focusing on what really matters: family, friends and the ultimate comfort food. Take a fuss-free approach with our tips for setting a seasonal table that incorporates rustic elements with a touch of sophistication.
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Stir It Up

The party starts as soon as guests arrive. Greet friends and family with a tray of piping-hot cider, garnished with fresh cinnamon stir sticks.

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Set the Scene

Create a romantic centerpiece overflowing with flowers in shades of ivory, pumpkin and sage placed atop a salvaged wooden board. The Byrd Collective created these beautiful arrangements with roses, hydrangeas, dahlias and ranunculus, and used vibrant autumn leaves for the filler.

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Celebrate the Season

To complement this table's muted color palette, fill the area around the centerpiece with pale gourds and squash. Incorporate beeswax taper candles and flickering gold votives to warm the mood.

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Take a Seat

Add a natural touch to each place setting by weaving a sprig of dried wheat through a handwritten place card. The neutral, earthy colors of the wheat and card stock contrast beautifully against a boldly hued linen napkin.

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