15 Super Creative Ways To Decorate Your Table For Fall

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Fall is here, and that means you're probably going to be hosting at least one festive dinner. But you don't have to go out and buy all new place settings to make it feel seasonal — we've got you covered with plenty of creative ideas to decorate your fall table. Plus, check out our 25 favorite fall centerpiece ideas.

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Add Gourds

Instead of a traditional runner, use gourds in varying shapes and colors. As T-Swift would say, you're so gourd-eous.

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Faux Gourds, $6, amazon.com

More: 14 Ways to Decorate Your Thanksgiving Table

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Mini Pumpkins

Transitioning your table from summer to fall is literally as easy as adding in a few mini pumpkins. If you want it to feel more elegant, go for white instead of orange.

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White Mini Pumpkins, $10, amazon.com

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Erika LaPresto
Keep It Natural

Skip linens altogether and position magnolia leaves down the middle of your holiday table. The thick foliage creates a rustic runner.

Magnolia Garland, $40, amazon.com

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Quentin Bacon
Decorate With Metallics

Opposites work together if you have the right proportions. Use cutlery and candlesticks in different finishes for a perfectly mismatched look.

Gold Candle Holder, $28, amazon.com

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Make It Romantic

This jewel-toned table incorporates burgundy, brass, and lots of fruit. Set each place with a fresh flower for a feminine touch.

Gold Candle Holder, $28, amazon.com

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Stephen Danelian
Color Coordinate

It seems obvious, but it needs to be said: Match your decorations to your china. It keeps your table looking cohesive.

Green Candlesticks, $17, amazon.com

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Joseph Rey Au
Go Formal

The holidays only roll around once a year, so bring out your favorite napkins and tablecloths that you don't use on the regs. Using colorful linens as opposed to white also makes it feel more celebratory.

Orange Placemats, $39, amazon.com

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Tara Striano
Stay Relaxed

Make sure your table that doesn't feel too perfect. You can relax because it feels relaxed.

Blue Napkins, $29, jossandmain.com

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Luca Trovato
Add A Personal Touch

Don't limit flowers to the middle of the table. Give each guest their own arrangement — they'll love it, and your table will look fuller.

Bud Vase, $188, wayfair.com

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Kana Okada
Go Glossy

Add shimmer to your fall tablescape. Drape a gold mesh runner down the center to create a waterfall effect.

Table Runner, $20, amazon.com

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Aimee Herring
Stay By The Fire

Dining doesn't have to be confined to the dining room or kitchen. A fireside meal is intimate and inviting.

Gingham Napkins, $14, amazon.com

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Aimee Herring
Bold & Bright

You can be neutral the rest of the year, but the holidays are a time to go all out. Set your table with colorful plates, linens, and flowers.

Orange Placemats, $20, jossandmain.com

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William Brinson
Botanical

Incorporate elements from nature in your tablescape. Add succulents with cut flowers so it's more like a landscape on the table.

Succulents, $19, amazon.com

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Robert Millman
Go Untraditional

The classic color combo of blue and white creates a fresh feel for fall. Autumnal colors pop against a blue and white tablecloth.

Blue Tablecloth, $20, amazon.com

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Kana Okada
Have A Buffet

A sit down dinner can feel formal and stuffy. For a more relaxed meal, set up a buffet for your guests.

Cheese Board, $35, amazon.com

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