You don’t have to be Martha Stewart to create a stylish Thanksgiving tablescape. These 10 DIY projects require few materials and practically no artistic talent. Put away the handprint turkey crafts — you can do this!

Pumpkin Vase: Place a glass inside a hollowed-out pumpkin to create this charming centrepiece.

pumpkin vase Photo: chatelaine.com

Personalized Plates: Purchase salad plates from the dollar store and decorate them using a metallic Sharpie. Bake plates in the oven at 425 degrees for 30 minutes to keep the design from fading.

cool plates Photo: makinglemonadeblog.com

Pinecone Place Cards: Bake the pinecones at 200 degrees for 30 minutes to kill any bugs that may be hiding in the crevices. Dab neon acrylic paint onto each prong for a modern, playful look.

neon pinecones Photo: teacollection.com

Burlap Table Runner: Burlap costs about $4 per yard at craft stores and this DIY table runner requires no sewing. Tie the ends with twine and voilà!

burlap Photo: thekitchn.com

Vase Filler: Go crazy filling vases with beans, acorns, popcorn kernels, cranberries, candy corn, pinecones, mini pumpkins or birdseed. If the vase is tall and your candle is stumpy, place a tin can underneath the candle to give it more height. Layering different fillings is an easy way to add colour and texture.

acrons vase filler Photo: smallhomebigstart.com

Thankful Banner: A free online printable, a bit of twine and miniature clothespins are all you need to design a festive bunting.

give thanks Photo: thetomkatstudio.com

Wine Bottle Candle Holders: Raid the recycling bin to create simple candlestick holders. If you’re feeling adventurous, add a bit of spray paint. Metallic colours will create a chic and edgy tablescape.

winebottles Photo: bustle.com

Feather Napkin Ring: Buy a bag of synthetic feathers from the craft store and slide one into a napkin ring.

feather Photo: chicvintagebrides.com

Chalkboard Paint Dipped Wine Glasses: Create personalized party favours for your guests using this tutorial.

bridesmaid-movie-party6 Photo: diy-queen.com

Triple Pocket Napkin Fold: Learn to fold napkins like a restaurateur. This triple fold technique is both functional and fancy.

triple pocket Photo: betweennapsontheporch.net

Primary photo by Tiki Chris/Flickr.

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