The holiday season usually means an influx of family and friends, which, for anyone accommodating or hosting, ultimately means taking measures to get your home guest-ready. One thing that often falls to the wayside, ranking low in priority next to meal prep and giftwrapping, is your tablescape. Lucky for you, creating a lovely tablescape doesn’t necessarily have to be a time-consuming affair, since all you need is some good old fashioned creativity. We’ve rounded up a few festive ideas to draw your inspiration from.
This simple idea combines cranberries and trimmed greens to create a classic red and green theme
Find a step-by-step tutorial here.
There’s no rule saying you have to incorporate red and green. We love this unconventional color scheme of blue and gold.
This super simple idea is also super pretty. It’s easy to execute without coming off lazy.
If you’ve got kids at the table, they might appreciate the pops of color in this tablescape. The color scheme here is reminiscent of presents under a Christmas tree.
For a more casual brunch, lunch or early supper, we like this idea from Babble using not much more than cranberry branches and pears.