October 26, 2021

Lucky Life

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18 Easy Thanksgiving Crafts for Adults

4 min read

Crafting is a super soothing activity—and it keeps you off of your phone! Along with being a fun and relaxing way to spend your free time, it can help you save money on seasonal decor. Thanksgiving is a great occasion to tap into your DIY skills. Not to mention, Thanksgiving crafts can also make great, adult-friendly party activities. So whether you’re still in need of Thanksgiving tabletop essentials or are just looking for a fall diversion, these festive holiday DIY projects and crafts for adults will do the trick. If you’re into gold accents, try gold-tipped leaf place cards for dinner guests or gold leaf napkin rings. Or if you’re all about pumpkin decor, try making concrete pumpkins or cinnamon pumpkin candles. Are you serving mini cakes for dessert? Fashion Thanksgiving cake toppers. Whatever you’re into or in need of, there’s sure to be an activity on this list you’ll enjoy creating and displaying this year.

1

Oversized Terrarium Centerpieces

Want to give your Thanksgiving table an earthy vibe this year? Use one or two oversized terrariums as centerpieces. All you need to do is buy the glass bottles and fill them with your choice of sand and plants!

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2

Marigold Garland

For a Thanksgiving decoration that isn’t too blatantly on-theme and also doubles as a holiday crafting activity, make this marigold garland.

Get the tutorial at Cheetah Is the New Black.

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3

Thankful Banner

It’s so pretty, you’ll want to leave it up all year. Glue gun skills are required for this one.

Get the tutorial at Tell, Love, and Party.

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4

3-Tiered Wreath

Between the triple-tiered brass ring wreath and the eucalyptus garland, this mantle is ready for its close-up.

Learn how to make the elevated Thanksgiving wreath from Sugar & Charm.

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5

Gold Dipped Place Cards

Take your generic white print-outs and throw them in the garbage. These place cards are gorgeous—and you can get kids involved by having them gather leaves in the yard.

Get the full details at Lark & Linen.

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6

Dried Floral Door Decor

Instead of a wreath, hang a gorgeous DIY bouquet à la Cheetah Is the New Black. It’s a fun Thanksgiving craft to do on your own as you prep your house for guests, or as a Friendsgiving party activity.

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7

Fall Paper Cut Lantern

This year, your Thanksgiving table is going to be lit. No one will believe these are made out of paper.

Get the tutorial at Lia Griffith.

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8

Braided Yarn Napkin Rings

No sewing is required for these pretty pink napkin rings. We love the use of texture and the sprig of eucalyptus. You can sub in whatever greens you have lying around, too.

See how it’s done at Flax & Twine.

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9

Leaf Garland

If you can wield a pair of scissors, you can make this leaf garland.

Get the tutorial at A Beautiful Mess.

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10

Balloon Centerpiece

For a super-fun centerpiece, make a table runner out of fall-colored balloons. Add faux leaf and berry accents for an elevated touch. Your guests are sure to be impressed!

See more at Sugar & Cloth.

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11

Fall Wine Charms

Because seriously—it’s not a holiday without wine. Make sure everyone knows which glass is theirs with these adorable charms.

Read through the steps at Lia Griffith.

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12

Leaf Bowl

Bring the fall foliage inside with a bowl made out of leaves. Fill it with pine cones and you’ve reached peak fall.

Get the tutorial at Mod Podge Rocks.

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13

Napkin Rings

These gold leaf napkin rings look crazy expensive, but they’re actually the result of clay, fresh leaves, spray paint, and super glue.

See how it’s done at Sugar & Cloth.

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14

Paper Leaf Table Runner

If you want to be really sentimental, write what you’re thankful for on the leaves of this paper centerpiece.

Get the tutorial at Momtastic.

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15

Thanksgiving Cake Toppers

These cute mini cake toppers are totally edible. If you don’t plan to serve cake, you could top pies with them or use them to decorate your table.

Get the full tutorial at Alana Jones-Mann.

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16

Concrete Pumpkins

Is orange killing your Thanksgiving table color palette? If so, you need these insanely chic concrete pumpkins.

Get the tutorial at Sugar and Charm.

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17

Sequin Polka Dot Pumpkin

All you need are sequins and glue to dress your gourds up for Thanksgiving.

Learn how to make them at Sugar & Cloth.

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18

Cinnamon Pumpkin Candles

These will make your house smell like pumpkin pie, and that’s all the convincing we need.

Get the full details at Hello Glow.

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