Thanksgiving place cards help all your dinner guests easily find their seats at the table. And with a few minutes of creative crafting, place cards can transform your tablescape into a stylish and personalized presentation. Choose from cards that can simply be printed and folded, or those that can be customized and wrapped around silverware. You can even get the kids involved by coloring and personalizing printable turkey place card templates.
We've rounded up some of the best free Thanksgiving place cards that can be printed from your home computer. Tackle this project ahead of time, or put your kids on it while you're cooking Thanksgiving dinner. Then, round out your display with other free Thanksgiving table decorations, including printable centerpieces and leftover labels, to make your table and buffet pop.
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Wrapped Thanksgiving Place Cards
Jessica from Fantabulosity created festive Thanksgiving place cards that can be customized with your guests' names, and then wrapped around the napkin and silverware at their place setting. She offers two designs to choose from which can also be modified for use at other holiday dinners, including Christmas and Easter.
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Fall Leaves Place Cards
These lovely foldable Thanksgiving place cards by Elegance and Enchantment feature fall leaves and vines alongside the phrase "Give Thanks." Download the PDF and print them two per page. Personalized text can be added before printing, or you can handwrite on them afterward.
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Watercolor Thanksgiving Place Cards
Illustrator Natalie Malan created her signature watercolor place cards that can be downloaded for free. These Thanksgiving-themed cards can be personalized with your guests' names using a stylized font, and then downloaded as flat or foldable cards.
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Turkey and Acorn Place Cards
Bring back some childhood nostalgia with these adorable Thanksgiving-themed place cards. Gwenny Penny offers three designs: a striped acorn, a polka dot acorn, and a turkey. The cards are a little bit larger than some of their counterparts, measuring 3-inches tall by 3.5-inches wide. That said, you can eliminate the need for a centerpiece and allow these whimsical place cards to take center stage.Continue to 5 of 9 below.
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Happy Thanksgiving Place Cards and Food Tents
These colorful Thanksgiving place cards by Freebie Friday print four to a page, and have ample room to add each guest's name at the bottom. You can also scale the design and use the cards as food tents at your Thanksgiving buffet.
Thanksgiving Place Cards or Food Tents from Made By a Princess
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Kid-Centric Thanksgiving Place Cards
Primary Games created Thanksgiving place cards that can be printed, and then cut out and decorated by kids. Designs include a turkey, a pumpkin, and a fall harvest cornucopia, all complete with a line that makes it easy for children to add guests' names.
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Easy Thanksgiving Place Cards
Parents magazine offers two different designs of printable place cards: one features seasonal fall leaves, and the other displays a cooked turkey. These cards are easy to print out, at two to a page, but you will need to register through the site (which is free) before you print.
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Fall Leaf Place Cards
EAB Designs provides a free, printable place card template to create fall maple leaf place cards. Print out the leaves on metallic or colored paper, add your guests' names, and then edge each leaf with chalk or a marker. You can also make gift tags by attaching a piece of twine to the stem.Continue to 9 of 9 below.
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Thanksgiving Tent Cards
These Thanksgiving tent cards were meant to be multipurpose and can easily be used as place cards. Just print out one of eight designs from The Sweetest Occasion, including Thanksgiving labels and buffet signs, and then personalize them to match your needs.