Thanksgiving is a time for friends and family far and near to gather together, give thanks and share in creating cherished memories. For the Thanksgiving day host, planning the perfect Thanksgiving table setting, menu and decorations can sometimes be stressful, but it should also be fun! Whether this is your first Thanksgiving in a new home or you just need a refresher on how to set a table, we’ve gathered the best etiquette tips, decorating ideas and Thanksgiving menu suggestions in one place for you to easily reference!
Plan a formal Thanksgiving table complete with a five course feast or create a more casual atmosphere for your guests with a simplified menu and decor theme. Using Christmas lights in place of candles is an elegant and safe way to add illumination to the holiday table, just be sure to keep decorations below eye level so that conversation and food can flow easily among guests. Use our helpful infographic below as a quick reference to all your Thanksgiving table setting and etiquette questions!
How to Set the Perfect Thanksgiving Table:
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