How to Make Place Cards from Crafting Supplies

Skip a trip to craft store! Chances are, you've got everything you need for these pretty place cards. All it takes is paper, fabric scraps, and a bit of thread. Now that's what we call an easy DIY.

Nothing to buy here! Pretty place cards welcome guests and take you just a few minutes with a few on-hand supplies.


  • Cardstock
  • Hole punch
  • Fabric scraps
  • Embroidery floss
  • Needle
  • Scissors
  • Pen

Get Creative

Customizing these simple place cards is as easy as picking fabric! Mix and match patterns and colors using coordinating colors of thread. For holidays, stick with classic color schemes, or think outside the box with neon brights.

You can also play with writing your guests' names. Try calligraphy or fun ink colors.

Get our secret for professional-looking calligraphy.

Create Perfect Place Settings

Finish your party-ready table with our easy ideas for napkin rings! These easy crafts projects add a personalized touch to your table. Plus, they can be customized for any occasion.

Learn how to make fabric napkin rings.

Get the kids involved! Save your table from spills with our fun polka-dot runner idea. We used neon inks, but you can choose any colors you like!

Learn how to make the easy table runner.

Entertaining happens year-round -- get our best DIY ideas for party-ready tables for any occasion! Hosting Thanksgiving? Try making a festive pinecone table runner. Planning a Christmas party? Create our cute holly napkin rings. Ready for Easter? Set the table with our adorable no-sew fabric runner.

Learn how to make the pinecone table runner.

Learn how to make Christmas holly napkin rings.

Learn how to make the no-sew table runner.


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