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12 Stunning DIY Holiday Table Decorations

Surprise your guests with unique touches using these 12 DIY holiday table decorations! Place cards, centerpieces, runners, and more.

Surprise your guests with unique touches using these 12 easy DIY holiday table decorations! Place cards, centerpiece ideas, runners, and more. Great for Thanksgiving or Christmas. Lots of dollar store ideas!

I find setting a holiday table to be a really fun task. Is anyone else out there with me? You can surprise your guests with all sorts of fabulous touches that they wouldn’t expect: personalized place cards, painted napkins, flower arrangements in a log.

There are so many great DIY projects you can incorporate into your holiday table decorations, and I’ve put together 12 of them. These are unique and fun. Scroll down to see them.

DIY Holiday Table Decorations

Surprise your guests with unique touches using these 12 easy DIY holiday table decorations! Place cards, centerpiece ideas, runners, and more. Great for Thanksgiving or Christmas. Lots of dollar store ideas!

Photo Place Cards

Guests will feel welcomed with a personalized place card you make yourself. This one is skiing!

Idea Credit to Fiskars

Surprise your guests with unique touches using these 12 easy DIY holiday table decorations! Place cards, centerpiece ideas, runners, and more. Great for Thanksgiving or Christmas. Lots of dollar store ideas!

Doily Runner

You can make this beautiful table runner with doilies. You could even dye them beforehand to get any color you like.

Find the instructions at Under the Sycamore

Surprise your guests with unique touches using these 12 easy DIY holiday table decorations! Place cards, centerpiece ideas, runners, and more. Great for Thanksgiving or Christmas. Lots of dollar store ideas!

Dry Erase Food Signs

With a special laminate fabric that creates a dry erase surface, you can quickly make darling food signs for your holiday buffet.

Get the how-to at Rosyscription

Surprise your guests with unique touches using these 12 easy DIY holiday table decorations! Place cards, centerpiece ideas, runners, and more. Great for Thanksgiving or Christmas. Lots of dollar store ideas!

Chalkboard Runner

You can draw anything you like, including names of dishes or guests, on this unique and fun table runner.

See how it was done at Liz Marie

Surprise your guests with unique touches using these 12 easy DIY holiday table decorations! Place cards, centerpiece ideas, runners, and more. Great for Thanksgiving or Christmas. Lots of dollar store ideas!

Cigar Box Flowers

I love the masculine touch that these cigar boxes give to more feminine floral arrangements.

See how they were done at The Flair Exchange

Surprise your guests with unique touches using these 12 easy DIY holiday table decorations! Place cards, centerpiece ideas, runners, and more. Great for Thanksgiving or Christmas. Lots of dollar store ideas!

Word Search

Before you dig into the food, let guests have a little fun with a themed word search.

Find out how to do it at My So Called Crafty Life

Surprise your guests with unique touches using these 12 easy DIY holiday table decorations! Place cards, centerpiece ideas, runners, and more. Great for Thanksgiving or Christmas. Lots of dollar store ideas!

Log and Flowers

It’s big, it’s heavy, it’s wood! It also makes for a great centerpiece when you put flowers in the openings.

Learn more at Sweet Peach

Surprise your guests with unique touches using these 12 easy DIY holiday table decorations! Place cards, centerpiece ideas, runners, and more. Great for Thanksgiving or Christmas. Lots of dollar store ideas!

Glitzy Centerpiece

This centerpiece doesn’t take long to throw together – just put random bling-y items such as Christmas balls in a glass vase.

Find out more about the project at One Artsy Mama

Surprise your guests with unique touches using these 12 easy DIY holiday table decorations! Place cards, centerpiece ideas, runners, and more. Great for Thanksgiving or Christmas. Lots of dollar store ideas!

Wrapping Paper

Holiday table decorations with wrapping paper?? This idea is genius – use paper in the theme of your choice to decorate.

Learn more about it at Oleander + Palm

Are you looking for an easy floral decor project that gets your home fall-ready in a jiffy? You can make a pretty pumpkin vase with this quick tutorial.

Real Pumpkin Vases

Carve out little mini pumpkins and add flowers to a foam block inside. Perfect for Thanksgiving.

DIY Mini pumpkin vases here at DIY Candy

Surprise your guests with unique touches using these 12 easy DIY holiday table decorations! Place cards, centerpiece ideas, runners, and more. Great for Thanksgiving or Christmas. Lots of dollar store ideas!

Roses and Branch

Use a branch and some spiral paper roses to make a unique and beautiful centerpiece.

Get the step-by-step at Lia Griffith

Surprise your guests with unique touches using these 12 easy DIY holiday table decorations! Place cards, centerpiece ideas, runners, and more. Great for Thanksgiving or Christmas. Lots of dollar store ideas!

Fabric Labels

I love this idea of making gorgeous fabric labels with a special method of sending the fabric through the printer.

See how it was done at Coordinately Yours

Use mini Santa hats and glass vases to create this cute and festive DIY Christmas topiary! This will look amazing on your holiday table.

Christmas Topiary

Turn dollar store Santa hats into a unique topiary to adorn your holiday table. Isn’t it cute??

DIY Christmas topiary with Santa hats here at DIY Candy

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