How to Make Burlap Placemats | Kraft and Jute DIY Video Series

I'm so excited to announce that Mountainside Bride has  teamed up with Kraft & Jute to bring you a monthly DIY series for the handmade wedding and home! This month we kick off the series with DIY Burlap Placemats, perfect for a dessert table or bar, or the entire reception. Or, maybe you just want to make a few of your own. Not into DIY? No problem, have Kraft and Jute make them for you. CLICK HERE to order.

The Kraft & Jute burlap place mat are a great natural addition to your wedding table settings. These naturally inspired place mats are a beautiful embellishment for the bride who wants to a simple, yet beautiful wedding. Adding a silverware pocket or adding your favorite fabric to the back for a reversible look can enhance the burlap place mats.

The place mats are created with minimal materials. As a DIY’er, you’ll need burlap, rotary blade or scissors, cardboard box, serger, sewing machine and pins or clothes to complete your place mats. The 4 simple steps provided in the video will help you create something unique and beautiful for your wedding or even to use in your home.

The burlap place mats can be enhanced to make them truly special to your wedding day; embroider your and your finances initials on the corner pocket, add another layer of fabric on the back to match your wedding colors and then alternate place settings, or throw in pops of color with flowers, dishes and linens. Your guest will love the natural simplicity of a burlap place mat and you’ll love how naturally beautiful they make your wedding.

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