Thanksgiving Crafts for Your Apartment

Thanksgiving  Do-It-Yourself decorations


With Thanksgiving quickly approaching, we at Nantucket Gate Blog are sharing some of our favorite holiday crafts to help you get in the mood. Try making some of these crafts to help decorate your apartment in Tacoma, WA with the spirit of Thanksgiving. Here are some of our favorites this year:


The Thankful Tree

Create a makeshift tree using some sticks from your backyard, a large vase or jar, and wooden chalkboard tags. Write on each tag something new you are grateful for. Find the tutorial online from Simply Vintage Girl. Use this festive tree to share your gratitude, and have each new guest add a tag to the thankful tree when they visit.


Book Page Pumpkin

Transform an old book into a decorative pumpkin that you can display in your apartment. Thanks to Creations by Kara, follow the step-by-step instructions on her blog to make your own.


Cinnamon-Scented Pinecones

There is nothing like the scent of cinnamon to invite the holiday spirit into your living space. Using pinecones, cinnamon essential oil, a small spray bottle, and ground cinnamon, follow eHow’s tutorial to get your apartment smelling fantastic.


Rosemary Sprig Place Cards

How will you set your Thanksgiving day table? Try making these place cards from Spoon Fork Bacon to make sure everyone attending your holiday meal has a seat. You may even have some leftover rosemary from your stuffing ingredients!


Turkey Day Paper Tubes

If you’re looking for something to keep the children busy while you prepare the big feast, try this simple craft from Creative Me Inspired You! All you need is colored construction paper and toilet paper tubes. By the time you know it, you will have a whole village of Thanksgiving tube people.


There you have it! All the tips you need to have your apartment all decked out with turkey day decor before your holiday feast. Thanks for reading, and have a happy Thanksgiving!