22 DIY Placemats For Beautiful Dining Setting
One thing that we use in our dining tables are placemats. Eating without placemats is like bare, agree? Aside from completing the dining table, it can also be a pleasing decoration for the table too. I know you are aware that placemats come in different decors, colors and designs. There are even varying shapes too. But aside from the ones we can buy, you can also make your own placemats.
Yes, you can make placemats same way as you can make coasters. You can either update the look of an old placemat or make one from scratch. You can also use paper, fabric or other materials. Just be creative with the design so it will fit to the kind of dining aura you want to achieve. Here are 20 DIY placemats you’d surely love!
1. Shibori Dyed Placemats
Got a fabric placemat? Why not trying dyeing them like this one. You can try different colors too!
2. Felt Honeycomb Placemat
What can be cuter than this felt placemat? I like how this was made and the result is pretty stunning too.
3. Woven Paper Placemat
I can remember weaving paper when I was younger. I just love doing it. I even made placemats for our playtime tea parties!
4. Dip Dyed Bamboo Placemats
This is indeed a cheap project with just skewers and a string. Pretty, right?
5. Thanksgiving Placemat
Grab a Kraft paper and a pen then let your guest write something they are thankful for. You can also change the text as well for different occasions.
6. Washi Tape Placemats
Of course, we can’t skip the washi tape because you know, we can washi tape just anything!
7. DIY Placemats for Outdoors
A cutting mat had a lovely design with type. I’m sure you’ll find this interesting.
8. DIY stamped cork placemats
This one is pretty easy for all you to do is stamp a cork placemat with whatever design you want.
9. How To Use River Stones In DIY Projects
Add a nature-inspired beauty to your dining table with this stone placemat.
10. Dip Dye Placemats
This one is a dip dye placemat using different colors. Perfect for a beach themed home!
11. Chalk It Up To Fun
This could be a lovely placemat for outdoor use. You can even be creative with the chalkboard.
12. Place Setting Placemat DIY
This is a good way to teach your kids were to place their dinnerware properly.
13. Quote Placemats
Add a quote on top of a patterned placemat that your guests can take home if they want to.
14. Pom Pom Placemat
Merely adding pretty pom poms around a placemat can give it a creative look.
15. Name Placemats
This placemat doesn’t just look good but these can double as a place card too.
16. Jute Rope Placemats
This one looks rugged and natural but so lovely too merely using jute rope.
17. Kraft Paper Placemats DIY
This one is a paper version of the place setting placemat. Definitely easier to do!
18. Gold Confetti Placemats
A gold confetti placemat would be perfect for a party or other celebrations.
19. Burlap Valentine’s Day Placemats
Using stamps and burlap, this placemat looked totally adorable!
20. Chain Trimmed Placemats
Got a boring round placemat? Why not add a gold chain around it?
21. A Placemat Tutorial
Love chevron? Well, if you can sew, you can make this one.
22. DIY Picnic Placemats
Isn’t this lovely? You can have a pocket for a spoon and fork in your very own placemat!
I so love all these! You can really be creative even in making your own placemat. There are so many ways to do it. Hence, there is no excuse for not being able to make one. You can also make a coaster to match it. Which of the above placemat DIYs do you love the most? And which of them would you most likely create?