Newlywed Thanksgiving

Hosting your first holiday dinner as newlyweds can be daunting, but fear not! With these simple decor tips and delicious receipes, REVEL's got you covered.

Thanksgiving is all about quality family time and great food, so don't get too caught up in decorations. Simple centerpieces, DIY place cards and a little candlelight will create a warm and festive environment. With a menu of delicious turkey, sweet-and-saucy green beans and creamy garlic mashed potatoes, you'll be sure to impress your new mother-in-law as well! End the evening with a brandy and apple cider cocktail, celebrating your newfound confidence as a holiday hostess.

For more ideas, check out our Autumn Dinner Party inspiration! 

Autumn Centerpiece

This whimsical autumn centerpiece is pull together other non-traditional elements like chestnuts, pomegranates and loose leaves for a modern look. Image: Once Wed

Pumpkin Centerpiece

Perfect for that autumn months, hollow out a pumpkin to fill with pretty fall florals. Image: Better Homes & Gardens

Rustic Wood Centerpiece

For a centerpiece idea that can carry into the Christmas season, fill a wood planter with rustic branches, mini pumpkins and pillar candles. Image: Wedding Bells


DIY Grateful Artwork

Write out what everyone is thankful for on basic kraft paper and then frame it for personalized Thanksgiving decor.  Image: Catherina's Creative Corner


Teal + Wheat Place Setting

We love how these bold teal napkins from West Elm bring an unexpected pop to your Thanksgiving table setting. Available in 15 colors. Shown in Dusty Teal. Image: Camille Styles

$12 for a set of 4

Sweet + Sour Green Beans with Bacon

These delicious sweet and sour green beans will be a perfect new addition to your holiday menu! Image + recipe: Williams-Sonoma

Garlic + Parmesan Mashed Potatoes

Mashed potatoes are my favorite part of the Thanksgiving meal and these are killer! For ultra creamy potatoes, use this potatoe ricer from William-Sonoma. It makes a world of difference! Image + recipe: Williams-Sonoma

Herb Butter Turkey

Everyone knows the turkey is the star of the show at Thanksgiving and you can't go wrong with this delicious recipe from Tom Colicchio. Image + recipe: Yum Sugar

Soft Wool Dress

You'll be the perfect hostess in this soft, blended wool dress from French label Sessun. Cut with a semi-dropped princess waistline with gathering, button closure down the back bodice and trapunto quilting along the shoulders.  Features pleated, short puff sleeves and A-line skirt. Also available in yellow. 


Apple Cider + Brandy Cocktail

To top off the evening, serve your guests this simple apple cider cocktail with brandy, nutmeg, and cinnamon sticks. Image + recipe: Bumble and Bear

Stamped Place Cards

Use this cute culinary stamp on basic cardstock for inexpensive dinner party place cards! Image: Southern Living


Give Thanks Invite

Send these modern photo cards as an invite to your Thanksgiving dinner or to loved ones who can't be there. Available in three colors. Shown in Chocolate.

$25 for 60

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