Fill both bowls with cranberries until they’re ¾ full. (If you don’t have enough cranberries, place a wad of clear plastic wrap in bowl’s center, then add cranberries around it.)
Place larger bowl on dinner plate; stack salad plate on bowl, and set smaller bowl on salad plate.
Add saucer and top off with cup to finish tower.
Trim stems from carnations; arrange flowers as desired on plates and in cup. Tuck apples in between.