Your annual fall party is coming up fast, and you’re itching to update that dining room decor. No worries, though, because even on a limited budget, you can charm your guests with an impressive tablescape setting. If you’re expecting your #girlsquad to gather ’round for a wine night soon, make sure they’ve got the prettiest backdrop for those Snapchat selfies or Instagram stories. We’ve chosen the perfect tablescape that won’t bust your wallet, whether you’re hosting an ultra casual wine night or a fancy dinner party. Read on to find out which of these budget-friendly dining essentials is about to grace your home.



Stock up on dinnerware essentials to get yourself through every holiday fete this season. Dinner plates, utensils and cute llama S+P shakers set the scene. Use cutlery and serve-ware with metallic finishes in various textures for a more dynamic look. A stunning fall tablescape can come together so easily when you stock up on the right dinnerware.

Threshold Thanks a Latte Gold & White Appetizer Plate ($4), Threshold Round Gold Charger ($3), Threshold Round Silver Charger ($3), Threshold Llama Salt or Pepper Shaker ($3, sold separately), Threshold Vivian Flatware Set in Stainless Steel Rose Gold ($19, five-piece set), Threshold Coupe White Dinnerware Set ($50, 16-piece set), Target Round Rattan Charger ($19), Nate Berkus Striped Dessert Plates ($25, set of four)



Opposites do go together if you have the right metallics and patterns working in your favor. Never be afraid to mix various textures on the table. After all, fall only comes around once a year, so bring out your favorite seasonal napkins and tablecloths that are sure to delight your guests. Even tablescape beginners can master this inspo.

Thirstystone Urban Farm Salad Servers ($30), Threshold Marble Top Cake Stand ($25), Threshold Woven Gray Plaid Kitchen Towel ($4), Round Rough Wooden Edge Serve Platter ($17), Threshold Marble Tray With Brass Handles ($19), Threshold Orange Plaid Placemat ($4), Threshold Plaid Tablecloth ($19+), Nate Berkus Faceted Mini Bowl ($5)



Honor your barware as the seasons change by making sure to have a proper cocktail in hand. Stir up a batch of bourbon apple punch and pick out your barware with natural elements in mind, like marble coasters, a copper mule set and crystal bottle openers. Add homey touches like a cheerful cocktail glass and decanter, and then toast in high spirits with your favorite spirits.

Nate Berkus Gold & Clear Barware ($7), Threshold Cheers Stemless Wine Glasses ($10, set of four), Cathy’s Concepts Glass Decanter With Wood Stopper ($35), Threshold Marble & Wood Coasters ($12, set of four), Threshold Moscow Mule Copper Mug ($10)

What else would you use to decorate your table this fall? Follow us on Pinterest to find even more tablescapes and DIYs.

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