Thanksgiving is quickly approaching and you've been putting all of your energy into creating the perfect menu and buying your ingredients early. But what about the house? How are you going to add that extra bit of charm to your table, your living room, your home?
We here at Gillani Homes have found some interesting and unique design ideas to give your home just what it may be missing this year. All of these inspirational images can be found on our Pinterest page. Here are some of very easy do-it-yourself festive ideas sure to bring your family together this holiday:
Homemade Cinnamon Candle
Wrap a candle in cinnamon sticks. No need for glue,
just tie them up with some twine or string. Whether
or not the candle is scented, it won't matter, since
the aroma of warm cinnamon will now fill your home
and evoke a sense comfort with your guests.
The Thankful Tree
Use existing decorative branches or gather some
from outside and place them loosely in a jar. Let
your family members write what they're thankful
for on small pieces of paper and attach them to
the tree in a scattered way like they were leaves.
Pumpkin Beverage Cooler
Turn a large pumpkin into a decorative cooler in
a few simple steps. First, cut it open at it's widest
point and remove all of the loose pulp and seeds.
Then line the inside with a large (2+ gallon) plastic
bag and will the bag with ice. Fill and enjoy!
Again, these are just a few of our favorite ideas found from various websites. Please check out our Pinterest page for tons more inspiration for your home this Thanksgiving. Most of the ideas you'll find there are simple, require little effort, and will leave your home glowing with holiday cheer.
Our Pinterest boards are updated frequently so keep checking back for new design ideas!