17 Thanksgiving Day Place Cards

Making Thanksgiving Day place cards is a fun way to make your Thanksgiving dinner gorgeous.  Here are 17 tutorials on how to make your own Thanksgiving place cards.

How to make Thanksgiving Dinner memorable and a bonding event for your family is now even more fun with these pictured tutorials on how to make place cards for Thanksgiving DayFall, or Autumn themed.

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Thanksgiving Place Card Holder

1.  Glittered Pumpkin Place Card Holder ~ With some small pumpkins and a little glitter blast paint, Beckie will show you how to create some sparkly and festive pumpkin place card holders that will be perfect for your Thanksgiving table.  You can even make some matching larger pumpkins for a centerpiece.

Thanksgiving Place Cards

2.  Scissor Cut Fall Leaves ~ These fabric fall leaf name cards are gorgeous.  You can download the free leaf template to make your own using scraps of fabric and fabric stiffener “stiffy”.

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3.  Nutshell Place Card Holders ~ Celebrate Thanksgiving with these adorable walnut shell place cards.  They are simple to make and only require a few items.

4.  Pumpkin Place Card Holders ~  These pumpkin place card holders are so adorable and so simple to make.  Simply spray paint a white mini pumpkin with soft gold spray paint.  Cut a slit on the top of the stem and voila.  You can insert your place card.

Thanksgiving Place Cards

5.  DIY Leaf Place Cards ~ This leaf place card is darling on the mini pumpkin.  How cute would they be on a wreath or a paper tree?

Thanksgiving Place Card

6.  Fall Place Card ~ Elegant place cards make a tablescape “pop”!  These beautiful place cards are no exception.  They are super simple, inexpensive and would be a fun project for the kids to help with.

Thanksgiving Place Cards

7.  Haystack Name Place Cards ~ Dress up your table with these cute mini hay bundle place cards.  Strips of card stock were tied together with baker’s twine.  They would look just as fabulous if tied with regular twine or sisal rope.  They would also make a fabulous centerpiece if you used larger strips of card stock.

Thanksgiving Place Card

8.  Pinecone Turkey Place Card ~ Turn an ordinary pinecone into a festive turkey place card holder.  It will add elegance and charm to your table setting.

Chalkboard Place Cards

9.  Name Place Cards ~ Save room at the table by placing the name cards on the backs of the chairs.  It’s also another fabulous way to dress up the table.  You can make them with wood plaques, scrapbook paper and chalkboard decals.  You can erase the name and reuse them next year.

10.  Thanksgiving Place Cards {template}Have you started thinking table decor yet? If not, here is the perfect place card template and tutorial for you.

Thanksgiving Place Cards

11.  Alphabet Place Cards {Thanksgiving Table} ~ This post features a unique and fun idea for decorating your Thanksgiving table! By taking alphabet pasta you can make these individual place cards spelling each name! Best of all your kids can get in on the crafting and help!

12.  Oreo Turkey Place Card Holders ~ Gobble gobble!  That’s probably what will happen as soon as your guests see these adorable edible turkey place card holders.

Printable Place Cards

13.  Fall Leaf Place Cards ~  Be thankful for these adorable yet simple leaf place cards.  There are four color options available to download and print.

14.  Thanksgiving Place Cards ~ Simple Thanksgiving place cards that are ready to print in two color choices.  All you have to do is fill in the name.  It can’t get any easier than that!

15.  Thanksgiving Tent Cards ~ Celebrate the bounty of the season with these festive tent cards.   Thank you cards and labels are also available.

16.  Thanksgiving Place Card Template ~ Download and print this free Thanksgiving place card template to add a touch of elegance to your Thanksgiving table. The hardest part is figuring out who goes where!

17.  Elegant Place Card Printables ~ These elegant Thanksgiving printables include place cards, food tent cards, food labels/candy labels, straw/cupcake flags and thank you cards!


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