Love this place-setting idea
white pitcher with arrangement for table Farmhouse Friday: Christmas Edition
Use butcher block paper as tablecloth. this could be neat if you are doing a kids table. Obvs not Christmas but something like this with activities and the paper table cloth.
Holiday Table Setting ~ Look to the craft store for inexpensive decorating materials, like red felt rectangles used as place mats, and matching lengths of ribbon.
Christmas Table Decoration Ideas - Great idea to use the gold ribbon wrapped around the silverware!