20 Best Thanksgiving Crafts for Adults


While children are typically the focus of Thanksgiving crafts, there are plenty of fun and festive Thanksgiving crafts for adults too. From simple DIY thanksgiving projects to more complex ones, I’ll help you find the perfect way to celebrate the season.

You should realize that craft time isn’t only for kids. That’s why, for this Thanksgiving, you’re going to dive right in with a slew of inventive craft projects.

It doesn’t matter if you’re simply having fun with your creativity. Or perhaps you’re creating something to utilize as decorative decorations around your house.

For ideas and inspiration, check out this collection of 20 Thanksgiving Crafts for Adults!

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Thanksgiving Crafts for Adults

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1. DIY Plastic Bottle Leaf Napkin Ring

Have a dinner party coming up and want to show off the fall colors? Here’s how to make a simple plastic bottle leaf napkin ring. These are also ready in a matter of minutes!


Plastic Bottle Leaf Napkin Ring
Credit: Reuse Grow Enjoy

2. DIY Floral Horn of Plenty

This lovely flowery horn of plenty makes a lovely centerpiece or end table decoration for the fall season. This overflowing cornucopia is a gorgeous Thanksgiving decor element that is simple to make and extremely customizable.


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Credit: Ann’s Entitled Life

3. Sweater Pumpkins – NO SEW

Have you ever accidentally washed a wool sweater and it came out all shrunk? I’m the last person to pass judgment on you because I’ve been there countless times myself.

Don’t throw away those sweaters just yet; here’s a no-sew DIY project for you to do this Thanksgiving.


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Credit: The Country Chic Cottage

4. Bandana Pumpkins

With these charming and easy toilet paper pumpkins, you can add a bit of farmhouse to your fall decor! A simple 5-minute craft using a bandana and a roll of toilet paper!


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Credit: The Soccer Mom Blog

5. DIY Ceramic Tile Coasters 

These DIY ceramic tile coasters are a simple and fun Cricut craft project! The tutorial below will show you how to do it step by step!


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Credit: Handmade in the Heartland

6. Pumpkin Mason Jars

These DIY Painted Pumpkin Mason Jars are a beautiful addition to your rustic autumn decor and are quite simple to make! You’ll be using these for years to come!


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Credit: The Soccer Mom Blog

7. DIY Thanksgiving Napkin Rings

Thanksgiving is almost arriving, and it is the perfect time to make these DIY Thanksgiving Napkin Rings out of the quantity of Sparkling Ice cans we had on hand. 


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Credit: Thirty Something Super Mom

8. Pumpkin Vase Centerpiece

These homemade Thanksgiving table decorations are simple, inexpensive, and simple to make. This is a lovely way to decorate your home for this special occasion.


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Credit: Hearth and Vine

9. DIY Pumpkin Place Setting

Another gorgeous place setting that you can make during craft time is this one. They’re simple and stylish to create, and they’ll fit right in at your dinner table.

The best part is that you can use these place settings from Halloween until Thanksgiving. Because the two holidays are so close together, you’ll need to save time when it comes to decorating.


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Credit: Oh My Creative

10. DIY Thanksgiving Napkin Rings

These DIY Thanksgiving napkin rings are a cute way to spruce up your Thanksgiving table. They’re simple enough to make with your kids as a Thanksgiving family activity and beautiful enough to display on your holiday table.


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11. DIY Thanksgiving Place Cards

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Credit: Mommy Snippets

12. DIY Thanksgiving Feast Sign 

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Credit: Mod Podge Rocks

13. Turkey and Pumpkin Garland

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Credit: Frugal Momeh

14. Thanksgiving Wall Hanging

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Credit: Charleston Crafted

15. Give Thanks Sign 

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Credit: Mod Podge Rocks

16. DIY Scarecrow Made From Cedar Pickets

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Credit: Mixed Kreations

17. Farmhouse Thanksgiving Sign 

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Credit: DIY Candy

18. DIY Mini Pumpkin Floral Vase

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Credit: Sustain My Craft Habit

19. Turkey Wreath

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Credit: The Country Chic Cottage

20. DIY Pumpkin Vases

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Credit: The Soccer Mom Blog

Now comes the important question… Which Thanksgiving Crafts for Adults do you like the most? Please let me know in the comments.

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fun cheap dollar tree easy diy thanksgiving crafts for adults
fun cheap dollar tree easy diy thanksgiving crafts for adults


2 thoughts on “20 Best Thanksgiving Crafts for Adults”

    • I’m thrilled to hear that you found them useful. Thank you and, you’re very welcome for sharing your Scarecrow made from pickets! It was such a creative and unique project that I knew my readers would enjoy. Thank you for allowing me to feature your work on my blog. I appreciate your support and encouragement!


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