Fill a wooden wheelbarrow with gourds, pumpkins, dried leaves, and berry sprigs. Paint a "welcome friends" message on two large pumpkin and place on top of the wheelbarrow. Weave artificial berry vines around the wheelbarrow for a splash of stunning red.
I wonder about using floating candles in a variety of ways. With flowers in the water? Greenery in the water? Lemons or limes in the water? or even these twigs, water, vases, floating candles. Simple and might be pretty. also, less wax mess to clean up!
Here's an easy decorating idea to use as your centerpiece or to give as a hostess gift this Thanksgiving! Place a Pillar candle inside a glass container. Surround the candle with such as acorns, chestnuts or pine cones.
Image detail for -autumn-leaves-wedding-centerpiece. Even though this is a wedding centerpiece, I like it for a Rall centerpiece or Thanksgiving. It is inexpensive. Most people have a hurricane and leaves right outside their door.