Thanksgiving is a time to be thankful for what you have. For most of us, that is the family and friends we want to share the occasion with. These Thanksgiving table setting ideas will help you set the stage for great gatherings with stunning and festive touches that won't break the bank or take too much time away from cooking, cleaning, and meal prep. Here are 9 unique thanksgiving table setting ideas: These cork board leaf trivets are a functional and festive alternative. Found on Pinterest via marthastewart.com Cute and simple, these mini pumpkin candleholders make a great centerpiece. Found on Pinterest via apumpkinandaprincess.com This stamped leaf table runner is a lively touch that will brighten up the decor. Found on Pinterest via midwestliving.com Pinecones make for great place card holders, and at this time of year, you won’t have to look far. Found on Pinterest via moneysavingqueen.com For a unique way to place cutlery, this burlap bag is a cute alternative. Found on Pinterest via anightowlblog.com Wood slice place mats to add a rustic touch to your table settings. Found on Pinterest via homedit.com Paint acorns and attach them to napkin rings for a unique and colorful touch. Found on Pinterest via homestoriesatoz.com These Plaster Leaf Napkin Rings create a more elegant and refined look. Found on Pinterest via hgtv.com These DIY place cards can also be used as a fun thanksgiving activity to do with your guests. Make these plantable place cards that look festive, engage guests, and are a take home gift that will grow flowers! By Botanical PaperWorks For an eco-friendly way to dress up your thanksgiving table setting try this Autumn Leaf Eco Confetti and bring the colors of fall right to your table. Once the festivities are finished you can plant this confetti in a pot and have wildflowers for your windowsill to brighten up those coming winter days. Like what you see on our blog? Join our mailing list to receive emails with freebies, projects, coupons, green living tips and decor ideas and follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest.