Touches of gold on the table will always feel special and festive to me, and that's why they're particularly well-suited to table settings this time of year. Take this beautiful gold-plated salt and pepper set from West Elm:
This modern, versatile set ups the fancy just a little bit, but not so much that you couldn't use the set at your dinner table throughout the year. Think of how lovely it'd on a Thanksgiving table, especially paired with autumn colors, or with more wintery jewel tones come December. You really can't go wrong.
Find it! → Modern Salt and Pepper Set, $19 from West Elm (also available in silver)