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10 Dining Table Centerpiece Ideas

Are you looking to centerpiece ideas for home or a special occasion? These dining table centerpiece ideas will inspire you to get creative with your tablescape.

Every table needs a centerpiece to bring in visual interest and make the table feel complete. So, don’t skip out on the centerpieces. You can create beautiful table centerpiece decor using recycled items and even repurposing items in your home!

Dining Table Centerpiece Ideas

Simple Dining Table Centerpiece Ideas

Who doesn’t love an all neutral dining table centerpiece?! All of the monochromatic neutrals are soft and calming without overpowering the space.

The texture, wood tones, and subtle patterns of the neutral decor give the room warmth.

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Photo: Instagram @our_grey_bungalow

Modern Dining Table Centerpiece Ideas

Save money on floral and use fake eucalyptus leaves, candles, and brass decor. I decorated with modern table centerpiece decor on a tight budget for a bridal shower.

Get creative with items that you have on hand, shop Facebook marketplace or thrift stores for deals. If you know a friend that had a wedding recently, ask to borrow or rent decor from them.

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Wood Bowl Table Centerpiece Decor

A wood bowl is simple and can be decorated in a number of way. Add a little greenery to the bowl to bring in texture and color.

The greenery can be swapped out each season to change the look and keep things interesting.

For instance in the winter you could add pine cones and evergreen or add a mixture of pumpkins for fall.

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Photo: Becki Owens

Winter Table Centerpiece Decor

Rustic winter table centerpiece decor will bring your guests all the Hallmark movie feels. This beautiful table is decorated in winter white, evergreen, silver, and wood elements.

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Photo: Instagram @

Neutral Winter Table Centerpiece Decor

All neutral winter decor is so subtle, that you might find yourself keeping these decorations up way after the holidays are over.

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Photo: Instagram @blessednesting

Cake Stand Table Centerpiece Decor

Using a cake stand adds height to the centerpiece and acts as the focal point in the middle of this dining table. Placing a tray or a cake stand in the middle of a table helps define the space and pull the table centerpiece decor together.

If you are decorating with smaller scale items, a cake stand or a tray will help lift and pull the decor together.

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Fall Centerpiece Decor Ideas

These DIY fall decor dining table centerpieces were made from coconut milk bottles. Learn how to make your own fall tablescape with items you have on hand.

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Floral Centerpieces for Dining Table

A variety of floral looks beautiful for any season, but these bright colors make this table spring ready.

Mixing in various colors, heights, and shapes make this dining table centerpiece visually pleasing and interesting.

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Modern Farmhouse Table Decor

This modern farmhouse dining table centerpiece is simple, clean, but still remains interesting thanks to the texture. Sheyenne of Stripped.and.styled duped this vase with an easy diy project.

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Photo: Instagram @stripped.and.styled

Tall Candles to Add Height

Using candles adds height and the colors of the candles help tie in the color scheme. A long table always looks best with a little height to help make the table feel more full.

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Photo: Instagram @alwaysandriweddings


Decorating a dining table for any occasion should be fun and creative. Mix and match unique items so save money while creating visual interest with an unexpected centerpiece.

Take these dining table centerpiece ideas and make them your own!

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