The fall season presents the perfect opportunity to throw an elegant dinner party. To make it an evening to remember, consider putting a little more thought into your fall dinner table decor.
From classic flowers to a bounty of fruits or vegetables, your fall centerpiece can take shape however you see fit. Using the tried-and-true formula of color, texture, and natural elements is a great place to start. Whether it's your autumn wedding or just a woodland-inspired dinner party, these 25 fall centerpieces will surely make a statement.
A neutral, textured table runner serves as an elegant backdrop for small white gourds, as shown in this dining table by .
A mix of colorful fruits can take a fall dining table to the next level in an instant. For a fall dinner, decorated a table with white tapered candles along with bunches of grapes, tangerines, pomegranates, and figs.
For a chic, no-fuss centerpiece, go for red berry branches in an elegant silver vase. It's a modern look that adds a sophisticated flair to a dining table. Dining room design by Lorenzo Castillo.
Floral arrangements, including a selection of all-yellow blooms in bud vases, create a focal point in an inviting dining area designed by .
You can't go wrong with a simple arrangement of lush greenery as a fall centerpiece, by Emily Henderson Design. Vary the height of each branch for added visual interest.
Orange is far from groundbreaking for fall, but when paired with blue—like in this floral arrangement by —it'll take your centerpiece to a whole new level. The unexpected combo is great for an early fall fête, to help ease the transition from summer.
At the same event , Amaryllis used fruit and florals in a silver tiered dish, all in shades of orange, and accented with a few sprigs of greenery. Not a bad way to upgrade your usual fruit bowl!
You can't go wrong with classic fall motifs when it comes to a festive centerpiece. Evan Gray of opted for bronze pumpkins and candles as the focal point of his tablescape, surrounded by colorful leaves, moss and gourds. The plaid blue napkins add a pop of unexpected color, that really ties the look together.
If you ask us, pink is fitting all year-round. certainly agrees, as displayed in this stunning floral centerpiece that completes the rose gold tablescape. A variety of blooms in blush, purple and peach hues are perfect for bringing some unconventional color to the season.
Believe it or not, Kelly Page of incorporated some deceptive, but fabulous, faux blooms into her manzanita wood centerpiece. Perfect for fall, this arrangement is equal parts rustic and elegant — , you can keep it up all season long.
Pears offer a pop of color in a fall setting, and are easy to arrange with foliage for this textured centerpiece by .
A neutral compote allows vibrant flowers to take center stage in this gorgeous centerpiece by . To add fall hues to the pastel color palette, surround the flower arrangement with pears and matte gold candlestick holders.
Wild wheat gets an urban, retro twist when wrapped with colorful embroidery floss as in this genius centerpiece from .
Simple apples become sophisticated when cushioned by seeded eucalyptus and pillar candles, as displayed in this easy centerpiece by .
Create an orderly (and easy) centerpiece by alternating small pumpkins with pillar candles like did in this festive arrangement.
Artichokes and branches offer a whisper of the wild while still maintaining elegance, as proven by this beautiful centerpiece from .
Keep pumpkins in play throughout the season with a like the one .
Pumpkins and antlers get a grownup makeover in this centerpiece by that would be right at home at a sophisticated Halloween party.
Pinks, reds and whites are go-tos for floral centerpieces, but throw in a few darker, red-wine tones and this bouquet from gets a splash of autumn.
Tuck a few rust-colored leaves into a bouquet of white roses for a .
Faux antlers and burgundy roses make for an undeniably romantic centerpiece like this one from , especially when paired with a series of lit tapers.
To reflect the harvests of the season, feel free to get bountiful with your centerpiece design by allowing the center of the table to overflow with fruits, vegetables, leaves, candles and flowers as in this design by .
Black, white and gold make a striking tablescape that is both welcoming and stylish, as proven by this design by . Arrange light flowers in golden pumpkins, and scatter birch wood stubs, artichokes, wheat, faux antlers and feathers around the floral piece for a natural aesthetic.
Bright shades of green, yellow and pink can be the star of a fall centerpiece when savvily paired with a brass compote and candlesticks, as in this design by . Choose warm tones for the rest of the tableware, such as the dishes and flatware.
Dark foliage play off lighter blooms in peach and white to create an intense, yet beautiful fall arrangement, like this one by .