It may be last-minute, but there’s still time to make Thanksgiving decor. Just pick a cutting pattern and put your cutting machine to work!
Thanksgiving Decor in a Snap
Thanksgiving will be here in just three days — wow! While you might feel that’s barely enough time to get pies baked and the house clean for company, don’t count out making Thanksgiving decor just yet. With the help of your electric cutting machine and a handy cutting pattern or two, you can get your chores finished and decorate your home, too!
You invested in a cutting machine to save yourself time and expand your crafting abilities. So why not put it to work making your Thanksgiving decor? While every project requires a little assembly time, your cutting machine will absolutely do the bulk of the work for you. Besides, you’ll need a little downtime in between chores, and crafting is always a fun way to relax!
Not sure where to find the Thanksgiving decor cutting patterns you need? No stress — I’ve collected a wide variety here for you to choose from, and sorted them by shop. Simply choose a shop and a pattern, and go — so easy!
Thanksgiving Decor Cutting Patterns
Shop: SVG Cuts
SVG Cuts patterns are designed to be used with any cutting machine that allows SVG file uploads. With each cutting file set, you’ll also receive a full-color instruction sheet to help you size the images just right. Although many of these patterns go together without instruction, SVG Cuts also includes a handy assembly video for each cutting set right in the item listing in their shop.
This set includes several elegant Thanksgiving decor patterns. With this set you can make everything from lovely leaves in colors and sizes of your choice to a festive turkey napkin holder. If you’ll be feasting at another’s home, this set will also help you make some lovely hostess gifts!
Any of these cuties would look great on your Thanksgiving table! Use them as centerpieces, or as place markers for each of your guests. Wouldn’t that little turkey box work perfectly for the little ones at the kids table? Instead of candy, try filling it with some crayons and set it on top of a stack of coloring sheets. Your young guests will keep happily busy while the adults enjoy the dinner conversation.
Prefer to design your own projects with the help of Thanksgiving elements? Then this collection may be perfect for you! “Our Thanksgiving Gathering” features a mixture of classic and modernThanksgiving decor elements, along with fun frames, borders, and sentiments. Everything you need to build something fun and festive!
The name says it all where this cutting kit is concerned! Make your dinner guests feel welcome with a lovely “Family” banner, and then entice them to the dinner table with this darling 3-D turkey centerpiece and a mix of three different place cards. If you’d like, you can even send them home with some goodies enclosed in a sweet handmade treat bag!
Shop: My Scrap Chick
My Scrap Chick offers a wide variety of cutting patterns for every occasion. With each pattern purchase you get files in multiple formats, so that you can choose the best for your cutting machine. There are even PDF files for hand cutting!
How gorgeous would this look on your Thanksgiving table or sidebar? Make the whole cornucopia, or add a piece of harvest fruit to each place setting for a seasonal touch.
Even pre-dinner snacking can be festive with this lovely Thanksgiving snack box. Make just one, or add multiples to the munchie table in different colors.
Fill one or more of these adorable treat boxes with popcorn, nuts, or other healthy treats for the little ones at the kids’ table. Healthy and oh so cute!
Shop: Cricut Design Space
If your cutting machine is one from the Cricut Explore line, you can find many lovely Thanksgiving decor patterns in Design Space. Many are free to Access subscribers, and those that aren’t free are available for less than a dollar each! Here’s a small sampling of what you can make with your Cricut cutting machine in Design Space:
Aren’t these lacy leaf placemats elegant? They’re also super easy to make! Cut as many of them as you want in your choice of sizes and warm Thanksgiving colors. Alternately, change up the color palette for a modern twist on Thanksgiving decor!
Even disposable cutlery will look festive when wrapped in one of these darling Fall napkin rings!
Oh my — pie! Won’t your guests treasure their take-home dessert with this elegant filigree box?
Make the day extra special for your young guests with these fun Pilgrim and Native American hats. What a great way to help them remember how Thanksgiving got its start!
Shop: Digi Playground
Digi Playground offers patterns for a wide variety of digital crafts, including machine cutting. These are just a few of literally thousands of patterns you can find in their shop!
Size these beautiful leafy patterns to enclose cutlery, or to add celebratory touches to any Thanksgiving table items!
Dress up your LED candles or clear flower vases with this lovely filigree pattern. Imagine how lovely the candle light will be shining through this!
Line this box with wax or parchment paper to send Thanksgiving leftovers home in style!
Shop: Lori Whitlock SVG Shop
Lori Whitlock SVG Shop specializes in 3D items, with cutting patterns from many different designers. Some of their Thanksgiving decor offerings include:
Simple and sweet — just add hand-lettered names!
Wouldn’t this make a fun centerpiece? It even folds down into an A2 size card so you can store it easily for next year!
Ready, Set, Go!
These are just some of the many extra special Thanksgiving decor items you can make in a snap with cutting patterns and your electric cutting machine. What is your cutting machine good for if not saving you time when you need help the most — in other words, today! Put it to work so you can concentrate on your other holiday prep, and then enjoy assembling the cut-outs during your much-deserved break. But don’t wait too long — however helpful your cutting machine may be, Thanksgiving is just a few days away!
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Will you use these cutting patterns to decorate your home and table for Thanksgiving? Which pattern is your favorite? What other easy ideas do you have for last-minute DIY Thanksgiving decor? Leave a comment and share your thoughts!
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