Real guinea feathers cover these round felt mats to bring unmatched texture and a sophisticated autumn look to the table. In varying shades of brown, the soft, speckled feathers are both masculine and romantic.
Guinea Feather Placemat, $24;
Go natural with these wooden, twig-shaped salad servers from Anthropologie. We love the rings and variations of the handcrafted olivewood. Pair them with any bowl to create a soft rustic accent.
Twiggy Serving Set, $18;
We love a rich purple color for a fall table, and this new melamine tray from the Portland collection by Thomas Paul incorporates just the right royal hue. A billowing tree creates a brilliant pattern that extends to the piece’s oval edge.
Portland Melamine Tray, 14.5? x 11.75?, $20;
This organic pattern was actually inspired by a closer look at the veins of a leaf, and in light gray and rich chocolate, this unusual interpretation is far more stylish. The runner is printed by hand with eco-friendly inks on a hemp and organic cotton blend and is machine washable.
River Hemp/Organic Cotton Runner, 16? x 90?, $99;
Golden yellow and rich chocolate brown hues hit the mark as the classic fall palette, but the square shapes make these linen coasters fresh enough to wake up a tired table.
Talitha Coaster, 4? x 4?, $10 for 4;
It’s hard to say no to pretty gems, and this pair by Roost takes the table to a whole new level of luxe. Made of gorgeous amethyst, these salt and pepper shakers make lovely objets even when not in use.
Amethyst Salt and Pepper Shakers, $98;
Though florals usually remind us of spring or summer, this napkin pattern in warm spicy colors makes the ideal accompaniment to a hearty fall feast.
Wally Warm Napkins, $12 for 6;
They say that every meal should include veggies, so why shouldn’t the table? This okra-shaped bread dish by Michael Aram is a quirky chic delight. Made from polished aluminum with an enamel coating to mimic the color of the vegetable, it also adds a nice little bit of shimmer.
Okra Bread Plate, $82;
An interesting combination, these candleholders are made from hand-turned mango wood but silver plated for an unexpected mix of rustic and refined. Two, three, or a swarm of these on a table would be completely chic.
Alhambra Silvered Candlesticks by Roost, $36 to $68;
Bold floral shapes make these place mats irresistible. Soft muted colors make them suited for autumn … or the rest of the year.
Hummingbird Placemats in Taupe, $48 for 4;
Made from polished buffalo horn, this pair of demi servers is an absolute delight—winning us over with their luxe cream, gold, and brown coloring. At 5.5? long, they’re the perfect pieces to serve up smaller dishes.
Trefoil Demi Servers, $38;
This beautifully hammered silver-plated carafe brings textural interest to the table. And with a leather handle, it helps ground the piece for an autumn setting. Fill it with flowers or water; either way, it’s a charming accent.
Vellum Mercer Carafe, $275;
This rectangular serving tray by Eloquent Ink is lead-free, food-safe, and accented in genuine platinum. The near-biblical meeting of the baby’s breath and peony adds a bit of drama and elegance to the arrangement.
Baby’s Breath 13? Rectangular Tray in Platinum by Eloquent Ink, $75;
Accented in deep purple, this 100 percent cotton tablecloth adds fresh modern flair with its larch-inspired pattern. And since the material is machine washable, it’s a much safer option than a more formal piece.
Unison Larch Table Cloth in Blackberry, $80 to $98;
Candlelight adds instant magic to any setting, but these mercury glass hurricanes go one step further with an antiqued finish that truly glimmers.
Antiqued Mercury Glass Hurricanes, $62 for 3;
Sometimes, simple is best. These slices of eucalyptus wood are the ideal size for setting down your drink, and the organic ring pattern is effortlessly stylish.
Eucalyptus Drink Coasters, $17 for 6;
These chic candle cubes will burn for hours, but when they’re finished, their hollowed shape lets you pop a tea light or small votive in to keep them going. Plus, their ivory wax material casts a lovely translucent light.
Candle Lantern Cubes, $5 to $34;