Winter Wonderland Dinner Party: DIY Centerpieces

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Busy preparing your holiday banquet and still have a barren dinner table?

Creating your own centerpieces is a great way to personalize and knock out some great gifts this holiday season! Check out these videos on how to turn your thrifting into a winter wonderland dinner party.

Winter Terrarium Tablescape

Tiny ornaments and a little thrifting ingenuity is all you need to make this tiny tablescape for dinner guest enjoyment!

Tools:

  • Paperclips
  • hot glue and gun
  • needle nose pliers

Supplies:

  • thrifted glassware
  • polyester stuffing or "fluff'
  • paperclips
  • glittery floral branches
  • small shrubbery and/or pine cones
  • 1 medium sized "special" ornament
  • small present ornaments
  • faux "loose snow" or glittery confetti

Napkin Rings & Ornament Gift

This craft makes a special addition to your winter tablescape as well as a great ornament and  guest gift. Upcycle those pesky puzzles with missing pieces and the only tool you need is a hot glue gun!

Supplies

  • curtain or shower rings
  • spray paint
    • white
    • glittery
  • puzzle pieces
  • twine or string
  • dinner napkins

Dinner Tray

Now that the tree is trimmed and the chestnuts are roasting, how are you getting your feast to the table? Check out this video for a holiday spin on a dinner tray.

Supplies:

  • thrifted serving tray
  • base color spray paint
  • acrylic stencil paint
  • stencil
  • paint brush
  • metallic paint pen
  • clear sealant

Dazzle your guests at the dinner table and hand craft your gifts this season! Make these crafty festive solutions your own with thrifty finds from your local Goodwill.