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Great Ideas – {Thanksgiving} Part I

Create a Fabulous $5 knock-off version of PB’s Mayflower Centerpiece @ The Pink Peony of Le Jardin
There are so many wonderful Thanksgiving Ideas that I am featuring some now and will feature more very soon.
Click on the Read More Button to see the awesomeness!


 This is on my list to do this year – make a Pie Pennant Topper @ Embellishing Life

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I adore this Chalkboard Fabric Thanksgiving Runner @ Finding Home


And speaking of chalkboard projects, paint everyday objects and create new Thanksgiving decor @ This Blessed Nest


And this Thanksgiving Display is fabulous @ Thrive
Make a Grateful Board @ {less cake} more frosting


Find out how to make this Thanksgiving Advent Calendar @ Project Naptime
 Or a Turkey Treat Bag @ Smilemonsters
 I love how different this Square Thanksgiving Wreath is @ Crafting in the Closet
 Make a Festive Little Sign to bring the Thanksgiving Season inside @ So Not Donna Reed
Turn a Halloween Sign into a Sweet Thanksgiving Sign @ Krafty Kat
 Print off this Be Grateful printable to create your own Thanksgiving Sign @ Therapeutic Crafting
Give old frames new life as Thanksgiving Decor with paper @ The Magic of Every day Things
whip up some Felt Acorns @ Life with Liane
Or these Felt Acorns @ My Mommy Makes It
 How about Golden Acorns @ Let’s Go Fly A Kite
Or make a Felt Flower Headband @ Olivia Renn
Or make up a little Acorn Banner @ She’s {kinda} Crafty
Or a Thankful Leaf Garland @ No Biggie
Or download this free Thanksgiving Banner @ Leslie’s Life
A Ruffled Dishtowel would make a great hostess gift this Thanksgiving @ Road Theory
Makes some festive Pumpkin Bars with Cream Cheese Frosting @ Hoosier Homemade
How cute are these Apple Muffins? Grab the recipe @ Moore Minutes
Or Pumpkin Spice Muffins @ Nursery Rhymes & Sweet Times
Hand out some Festive Blessing Mix this Thanksgiving – great for neighbors or teachers @ Red Couch Recipes
Or package up some Cinnamon Bun Popcorn @ Wingledings
Love this little Turkey outfit @ I Make Stuff

Another Great Ideas Feature post coming up soon!!! 
Come over and link up YOUR ideas! I would love to feature YOU! And enter to win a set of 12 Place Setting Cups and a Fall banner from  
My week of giveaways starts tomorrow!!!

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  1. I've got a really adorable centerpiece idea on my blog that I'd love to share with y'all: http://bit.ly/aG2DUs It combines stuff that most of us already have around our house – and was so simple to make! It really turned out quite beautifully!

  2. EntertainingMom says:

    Love all of these!

    I miss the Holiday Bliss workshop and stopping by every Thursday… adding you to my blogroll! ;)

  3. GretchenP says:

    wow i squueeeaallled with delight when i saw the little girl turkey shirt.. i jumped right over print the template.. a must make! thank you!! :)

  4. Thank you, thank you Jen for the apple muffin feature. :D Happy girl. The holiday ideas you have here are amazing and exciting!

  5. My poor little reader got FILLED up this weekend! I was so pleased to get to this post and see my little Grateful Boards. Thanks for giving a shout out to a craft that doesn't even have orange in it. You're a visionary, Jen. {tee hee}

    Hope things are going well for you. It's cold here.

  6. smilemonsters says:

    Woot! Thanks for including my turkey treat bag. You made my day!

    Jo @ SmileMonsters

  7. kristinwithani says:

    Thank you for a Thanksgiving/fall post! Seems all stores have jumped from Halloween to Christmas. Fall is the best and gets so overlooked now.

  8. Krafty Kat says:

    Thanks so much for the feature. Didn't even see it until today! I wish I had the time/energy to do all of these-such great ideas!

  9. That's IT! If someone doesn't give me a turkey treat bag this year, I'm gonna be mad.

  10. En lo sencillo suele estar casi siempre lo más bello.

  11. Kristen @ ladybug-blessings.com says:

    ah so many good ideas!! I love the chalkboard paint ideas!

  12. Sarah @ So Not Donna Reed says:

    Thanks so much for featuring my "Give Thanks" sign, Jen! :) Always makes me feel special. I'm loving all of these great Thanksgiving ideas!

  13. Thanks for the shout out! There is so much amazing talent out there and when I need inspiration its just a click away! I'm floored to be included :)

  14. thanks for the fun ideas! I will be craftin like crazy tomorrow! :)

  15. Finding Home says:

    Thanks so much for the feature!! So many great projects to be associated with. I really enjoy your site and thanks for hosting such a great link party!

    Take care!

    Laura of Finding Home

  16. this blessed nest says:

    this post of highlights – makes me feel all warm & cozy. love thanksgiving, the colors, the FOOD, and the decor.

    thanks for the highlight.

    i too, want to make a bunting cake topper or now pie…go figure. ;) love bunting.

    thanks again!

  17. Love the Thanks bottle display. Such a cute idea.

  18. Carmen @ Life with Sprinkles on Top says:

    So many wonderful ideas!!!! Very inspiring!

  19. Stacy @ She's {kinda} Crafty says:

    So honored to have you feature my acorn banner!! as my banner says I "GIVE THANKS" to you!!

  20. Week of giveaway?!?!?! Yippie!

  21. Jenny @ Embellishing Life says:

    Thanks so much for featuring my pennant pie topper! :) Enjoy the rest of the weekend!

  22. Thanks for featuring my wreath! I am so honored! :) So jazzed!!


  23. KJ@letsgoflyakite says:

    Jen, thanks these thankful ideas are wonderful. I feel really privileged for the golden acorns to be featured among this greatness. Happy Weekend!

  24. That one girl says:

    Great stuff! Not sure I say this enough, but I totally LOVE your blog! Keep up the inspiring posts girl!

  25. Nancy's Couture says:

    What wonderful inspiration!!! Everything is sooo wonderful. Now I just need more time so I can make some of these.

  26. Holy cow! Could you offer anymore inspiration?! Everything was so fantastic. I now have a long list of Thanksgiving projects I want to complete. ;)