Instantly Elevate Your Holiday Table with These 7 Pieces

holiday dinner table
Photo: Nordstrom
The more we get together, the happier we'll be.

Whether you're hosting your in-laws for the first time or it's just the two of you, perk up your dining room for the holidays with a few new pieces. For a fresh modern look, stick with a palette of subtle metallics like silvery grays and warmer coppers, then add natural wood and white accents.

  1. GOLDEN RULE

    sparkly placemats
    Photo by Marshalls

    Add a festive touch to your table with these glittering mats.

    SHOP NOW: Holiday placemats, $13 for a set of 4, visit Marshalls.com for store locations

  2. FIRE FLY

    modern candelabra
    Photo by Macy's

    These super-minimalist candle holders would make a stunning centerpiece.

    SHOP NOW: Nappula candelabra, $45, Fancy.com

  3. GRAY LADY

    embroidered napkins
    Photo by Gilt

    Embroidered napkins always lend a polished look to your table.

    SHOP NOW: Set of 4 napkins, $45, Gilt.com

  4. SMOKE SIGNAL

    gray glass tumbler
    Photo by Amara

    Impress your guests with these ultra-chic gray drinking glasses.

    SHOP NOW: Glass tumblers, $8, Amara.com

  5. MIX MASTER

    wood and silver flatware
    Photo by Barneys

    This elegantly-styled flatware combines wood and silver for a rustic-meets-refined effect.

    SHOP NOW: 5-piece wood and silver place setting, $100, Barneys.com

  6. VEG OUT

    salt and pepper shakers
    Photo by One Kings Lane

    These sweet silver vegetables would make a charming addition to any holiday table.

    SHOP NOW: Salt and pepper shakers, $19, OneKingsLane.com

  7. GET SET

    copper dinnerware
    Photo by Home Goods

    Imagine these shimmering copper place settings accented by the soft glow of candlelight.

    SHOP NOW: Copper dinnerware set, $5-$7, visit HomeGoods.com for store locations