Since the dining table is generally the focal point of a kitchen or dining room, this is a good place for Halloween theme decorations. And it can be fun to make centerpieces for your table in anticipation of this spooky holiday. First, you will want to come up with a theme for your coordinating Halloween table runner and centerpiece. Then you need to find or make your own eye-catching decor for the focal point of the room.
Theme Ideas for Table Runner and Centerpiece
What is your favorite Halloween subject? From jack-o-lanterns and spiders to bats in a haunted house, you should be able to come up with a cute or spooky theme for your table this fall. For example, you might choose to use a simple, black and orange table runner with a pumpkin theme centerpiece. Or you might choose a fabric pattern with spiderwebs and decorate your centerpiece with fake spiders.
Ideas for a Halloween Table Runner Pattern
Next, you will need to find a Halloween theme table runner. Or perhaps you can make one; click here for a free, quick and easy table runner pattern. If choose this option, then you will need to buy the appropriate fabric. Since you have already decided on a theme, finding the fabric should be pretty easy around this time of year. You should be able to find something with pumpkins, spiders, skeletons, bats, ghosts, and more.
Ideas for a Coordinating Halloween Centerpiece
This is the tricky part; you will either have to buy or make your own centerpiece to coordinate with your table runner. You can make sparkly pumpkins by gluing glitter to them. Or perhaps a fruit basket covered in fake cobwebs and plastic spiders would be more appropriate. And a small model of a haunted house would look spooky on a table runner covered in bats or ghosts. For more quick and easy Halloween centerpiece ideas, click here.
The dining table is a good place for Halloween decorations, being the focal point of the kitchen or dining room. Coming up with eye-catching table runner and centerpiece ideas can also be fun, but it takes some thought. Once you have come up with a theme, you will need to decide on a table runner pattern and a fun centerpiece to place on top of it. Finally, enjoy setting them up and and looking at your coordinating Halloween table decorations this fall.