Incorporate family pieces into your setting for a sentimental mix. James tops a contemporary blue-and-white toile pattern with Mimi's vintage transferware turkey plates and then adds a mismatched setting of his aunt's silver and new mother-of-pearl flatware.
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Woodland Dinner Plate 10.5-inch Turkey, $46.25; spode.com
Country Estate Delft Blue Dinner Plate, $45; juliska.com
Napoleon in Pearlized Ivory, $88/five-piece place setting; rosannainc.com
Video: James Farmer's Traditional Thanksgiving Table