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Make-It-Yourself Project
for Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving Centerpiece

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Fall photography ©1999-2002 by Glenna J. Morton, About's Interior Decorating Guide Evergreen Centerpiece
Put together this centerpiece a few days before Thanksgiving. Later, simply remove the fall flowers and add red flowers and holiday decorations for a long-lasting Christmas Centerpiece.

Tip: Check the water level frequently in fresh arrangements.


See photos of All Materials Needed
  • Floral foam and container
  • 1 bunch fresh cedar boughs
  • Variety of evergreens
  • 1 bunch fall mums
  • Candles (optional)
  • 15 stalks of wheat
  • 15 colorful fall leaves
  • Optional leaves (lemon leaf)

Fall photography ©1999-2002 by Glenna J. Morton, About's Interior Decorating Guide

Fall photography ©1999-2002 by Glenna J. Morton, About's Interior Decorating Guide

Prepare container
Fit floral foam (made to hold water for fresh arrangements) into your container.

See these detailed instructions on using floral foam for a centerpiece.

Fall photography ©1999-2002 by Glenna J. Morton, About's Interior Decorating Guide

Add Candle(s)
Insert 1, 2, or 3 taper candles into the wet oasis. Florist candleholders can also be used. If you prefer, use one pillar candle instead. ©1999-2002, Glenna J. Morton - #991120GJM - FallPROJ011
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