Fall Tablescape Ideas (Part One): The Basics

Fall is finally here and let’s face it… it wouldn’t feel like Fall without some great home decor pieces that create an autumn festive atmosphere for you and those living in your home. I don’t know about you, but I tend to have a lot of family and friends over for dinner parties this time of year and I like to dress up my dining table with gorgeous festive fall tablescapes!

I have been doing a lot of shopping around and I have discovered some beautiful and festive accent pieces which are sure to impress your dinner party guests, as well as create that undeniable fall atmosphere. Check them out below!

Fall tablecloth

I just love this pattern for when I am wanting that country feel. I think of Southern comfort when I look at this gorgeous tablecloth and napkin set.

Harvest Shimmer Tartan Set Pumpkin Plaid – $79.99, 10.49 shipping – Available at Amazon.com Marketplace


Burlap Table Runner

This table runner is perfect to get that great rustic look!

Burlap Table Runner – Natural Tan – $4.49, See Site shipping – Available at CV Linens


Fall tablecloth

This tablecloth is perfect for that traditional Fall feel and a round table is great when you are entertaining a small and more intimate group of guests.

Round Tablecloth – Orange – $12.59, See Site shipping – Available at CV Linens


Fall Autumn Thanksgiving Harvest Embroidered Cutwork Leaf Table Runner

This table runner would create the perfect bit of texture to your tablescape.

Fall Autumn Thanksgiving Harvest Embroidered Cutwork Leaf Table Runner – $14.99, 4.81 shipping – Available at Amazon.com Marketplace


Autumn Waves-Pumpkin Dinner Plate

It is important to mix and match your server-ware when creating your tablescapes. Everything does not always need to match perfectly to look impressive. I recommend mixing and matching different shapes and color shades until you find what speaks to you.

Autumn Waves-Pumpkin Dinner Plate – $23.99, 8.99 shipping – Available at Replacements


Hausenware Dinner Plate Pumpkin

Hausenware Dinner Plate Pumpkin – $23.99, 8.99 shipping – Available at Replacements


Pumpkin Dinner Plate

Pumpkin Dinner Plate – $23.99, 8.99 shipping – Available at Replacements


Williams-Sonoma Botanical Pumpkin Oval Serving Platter

Williams-Sonoma Botanical Pumpkin Oval Serving Platter – $139.95, 11.99 shipping – Available at Replacements


Set of 4 Pumpkin Soup Bowls

Think about serving your guests their soup this super festive pumpkin shaped bowls that come equipped with a cover to keep their food warm.

Set of 4 Pumpkin Soup Bowls – Ceramirupe – $90.00, 10.50 shipping – Available at Neiman Marcus


Tabletops Unlimited Pumpkin Bowl

Tabletops Unlimited Pumpkin Bowl – $25.99, 8.99 shipping – Available at Replacements


Light Golden Branches Candleholder

After choosing the basic setup of your tablescape, the next step is to find the perfect centerpiece! You need to decide if you would like a dramatic centerpiece such as this Mikasa candleholder…

Mikasa – Mikasa 3 Light Golden Branches Candleholder – $79.99, 7.95 shipping – Available at Mikasa


Fall Bouquet

Or, if you would like to go with a more traditional centerpiece such as this gorgeous Fall bouquet.

1-800-Flowers.com – Fall Bouquet – $49.99, -1.00 shipping – Available at 1-800-Flowers.com


Fall Berry Candle Centerpiece

There are really so many beautiful pieces that you could choose. Your goal is to pick a piece that speaks to you. Here are a few more ideas.

Fall Berry Candle Centerpiece – $40.30, Free shipping – Available at Amazon.com


I hope that you enjoyed my Fall tablescape ideas and I am looking forward to hearing which pieces you love best from the list above. Sound off in the comments below.


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  1. Sarah Woods
    September 29, 2014 / 2:27 pm

    I love those plates. I’ve been so busy that I still haven’t decorated for fall…which is very unlike me.

  2. Leslyn
    September 25, 2014 / 10:22 pm

    The table runner and the first pumpkin plate are probably my top favorites- but everything on this list is excellent! Thanks for sharing! 🙂

  3. September 25, 2014 / 10:11 am

    I love the way you set this up with the slides. These are great tablescapes. Thank you for the tips!!

  4. September 24, 2014 / 8:49 pm

    Sunflowers always and forever.

  5. September 24, 2014 / 3:29 pm

    I love that table runner! I always wanted to have a ‘table runner’ kind of house… maybe I should pick this up and make it a reality!

  6. Joanna Sormunen
    September 24, 2014 / 2:53 am

    I love the candleholder! It’s amazing! I want it!

  7. Carly Anderson
    September 24, 2014 / 2:09 am

    That table cloth really is gorgeous! And I love that pumpkin plate!

  8. Michelle Chouinard
    September 23, 2014 / 11:33 pm

    Thank you for reminding me!! I need to pull out my fall tablecloth. 🙂

  9. September 23, 2014 / 11:10 pm

    I love that burlap table runner and the pumpkin candle. I don’t keep a lot on my table but those are pretty and festive.

  10. September 23, 2014 / 10:05 pm

    Great picks – perfect for fall, love the colors!

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