Go ahead, play with your food! This Thanksgiving, impress your guests with these clever food art ideas. From fruit platters to bread bowls, there are so many ways to add creative flair to everyday ingredients. Click through the slideshow below to get inspired.

Say Cheese

Ditch the brie and gouda blocks in favor of cheddar cheese squares arranged like a turkey. Add two olives for eyes and for extra feathered flair, display salami slices around your cheese board. Hop on over to the blog A Beautiful Mess for the full details.

photo: A Beautiful Mess

Which one is your favorite? Let us know in the Comments!

— Erin Lem