Tips & Tricks for Modern and Eclectic Thanksgiving Entertaining

Thanksgiving table with Remodelista and Anthropologie via Remodelista

Gorgeous thanksgiving table collaboration by Anthropologie and Remodelista filled with a contrast of deep jeweltones and rustic pieces.

So simple but so elegant- tie up your silverware with a pretty fall colored velvet ribbon!

Chic and modern, light & bright thanksgiving table

Hickory Stick candles in a variety of colors- perfect for a modern and rustic thanksgiving table!

 Baked Sweet Potato stuffed with Feta, Olives, and Sundried Tomatoes via gour mande in the kitchen

An unexpected but delicious twist on sweet potatoes for Thanksgiving dinner.

Stock up on woodland themed serving ware- it will work perfectly for both Thanksgiving and Christmas tables!

 Clean and modern thanksgiving table with a bit of a rustic touch!

 Maple leaf shaped butternut squash canapes topped with goat cheese and cranberry sauce via House of Earnest

Dress up your holiday cocktails by wrapping simple glasses with a bit of rustic twine.  Add some festive napkins and some cute straws like these birch paper straws from Shop Garnish.

A super adorable favor for your thanksgiving guests- let them take home their own slice of pie!

 Bourbon Cider Cocktail via Style Within Reach
The perfect fall cocktail for your Thanksgiving guests- garnish with a bit of rosemary and a slice of apple!

Beautiful rustic thanksgiving set-up with mismatched chairs, cowhide tablecloth, and simple greenery.

Cute kids table idea full of activities to keep little ones busy!

Get these free printable labels for your leftovers from the link above!  Send guests home with their own box to lighten your leftover load!

 via The Nester
Gorgeous leaf garland made completely of old book pages, perfect for whimsical thanksgiving decor!  Get instructions for making your own at the link above.

Create your own rustic menu chalkboard using a piece of wood and chalkboard paint!

Cute little acorn treats made from nutter butters and hershey kisses!

A great idea for an interactive place setting for your guests.

 West Elm Thanksgiving 2011 Collection via Bright Bazaar Blog
Adorable Thanksgiving dishes from West Elm.

West Elm Thanksgiving 2011 Collection via Bright Bazaar Blog