Easy Thrifty Gourd Place Settings for Thanksgiving
Your Thanksgiving tablescape doesn't have to cost you a fortune.
Six place settings, under five dollars! Put together these Easy Thrifty Gourd Place Settings for Thanksgiving. These Thanksgiving place settings feature gourds from the farmer's market or your local craft store and sparkly card stock. Glittery place cards tucked into colorful and uniquely shaped gourds make this the perfect rustic chic project for celebrating the holiday of thanks. If you're running low on time, money, or all of the above, you can still have a gorgeous tablescape. Little details really do go a long way! Welcome guests to your home with lovely place settings.
Estimated CostUnder $10
Time to CompleteIn an evening
MaterialsNature Material, Paper
Primary TechniquePaper Crafts
Project TypeMake a Project
- An assortment of pumpkins and gourds (set of 6 from Hobby Lobby)
- Glittered cardstock
- A knife or rotary cutter
Cut 1 x 3-inch pieces of glittered cardstock.
Cut .5 x 2-inch pieces of regular colored cardstock.
Write guests' names on the colored cardstock.
Adhere to the glittered cardstock with double sided tape or paper glue.
Make a cut onto your pumpkin or gourd and place the name tag in the slice.
What is your favorite thing about Thanksgiving?