Thursday, March 10, 2011

"P" is for Placecards

Placecards for Easter.



Inspired by Martha's potted place cards here.

I started with tin pails and 1" clay pots, filled with newspaper:


Glued on moss, glued in stick and glued on paper name tag:




We're getting a head start on the Easter decor this year.

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54 comments:

Angie said...

These are so adorable and seem to easy to do even for non-crafty girls like me :)

Angie @ Linen & Verbena

B.Large said...

I love it! Looks like the weather is nice there too! We are rainy rainy rainy on the Oregon Coast! Sending you love though! Thanks for sharing!
B.Large

Lisa @ Fern Creek Cottage said...

These are really really cute! I always love stuff that has a nature theme!

{nifty thrifty things} said...

What a super cute idea!! I love it!

Katy said...

holy moses, you're like Martha Stewart but cooler.
You should hire yourself out to do wedding table settings. :)

Joy @ Thrifty Parsonage Living said...

Very cute and creative! I just passed up some cute little buckets while shopping this week. Now I wish I'd taken them.

Hillcrest Acres said...

Very cute!!!!

Tonya said...

These are sooo cute!! Love them!! Thanks for sharing!!

Audrey said...

These are SUPER cute! I'm your newest follower! Excited to see your next post!!

Audrey @ adaywithadomesticengineer.blogspot.com

Heather at Dragonfly Designs said...

What a great idea! Thanks for sharing ~ please come by and say Hi sometime!

Laurel @ Ducks in a Row said...

I'm definitely doing these this year - thanks for the head start!

Sarah said...

This is a great idea! I love it!

I am a new follower from Chic on a Shoestring, I would love if you could stop by www.mooseandtater.com

Trisha @ The Sweet Survival said...

These are super cute! I love the little tin buckets.

Rachel said...

So precious! Reminds me of the gentleness and rebirth of Spring, with the green of the moss, just like fresh Spring grass! Perfect vibe for Spring!!!

Stopping by from your link at Tatortots and Jello!
~Rachel @ cookscleansplayswithpaper.blogspot.com

Jaimee said...

These are so, so sweet!
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Megan said...

very pretty. such an elegant idea!

megan
craftycpa.blogspot.com

Simply Bungalow said...

Love it. What an adorable idea.
~Heidi

Barbara Jean said...

cute!!

blessings
barbara jean

Naturally Me Creations said...

Awww! This is so CUTE! And the natural elements make them even more special IMO. :)

Lovely.

Ashleigh@Sincerely said...

This are incredible. I'm definitely tucking them in to the inspiration file!

One Cheap B*tch said...

These are amazing! Love the idea and the look! Coming over from Met Monday and a happy new follower!

Jeanine

Miss Char said...

I'll be sure to give you the credit when I use your great idea for place cards, this is fantastic. Thanks for sharing.

Pat said...

These are too cute! Great idea!
www.lifeatlydiashouse.blogspot.com

Martha said...

How clever -- they are way cute! And would be perfect for Easter!

Jane @ Jane's Junk and Treasures said...

That is too cute!!!
What a great idea!!

DANA said...

I found this post through Making the World Cuter and wanted to say how much I like it! I would also love for you to link up with me at Saturday Mornings if you haven't been by yet! Everyone is welcome and prizes are awarded monthly to those who join in! Here is the link if you want to "Strut Your Stuff!"

http://www.thesaturdaymorningsblog.com/2011/03/strut-your-stuff-for-march-link-up_12.html

Debbie Moore said...

What a cute addition to an Easter Table. I'm always looking for placecard ideas. Thanks for the inspirtaion!

Erin said...

Genius, cheap and super easy, you go girl!

Kristen @ ladybug-blessings.com said...

these are absolutely adorable!! I wish I had a reason to make these! :)

thanks so much for linking up to handmade tuesdays @ ladybug blessings www.ladybug-blessings.com

Susan @ homeroad.net said...

Great site! I'm your newest follower. Check me out when you get a minute!
Susan @ homeroad

Step inside my home said...

These little placecard holders are so sweet! They would also be great for menu name holders. Love the idea. Thanks ~Susie

laura@imnotatrophywife.com said...

awesome! new follower!
laura@imnotatrophywife.com

Fishtail Cottage said...

Darling idea! i love this! xoox

Libby said...

Very cute! Looks just like Martha's. I'm visiting from Coastal Charm!

Penny of This-N-That said...

I am just in love with these. I really want to make some to use at my sons reception, we will see. Great job

Penny

~Damita's Pretty Wrap~ said...

Those are adorable!! Thanks for sharing and have a great rest of the week!! :)

kate said...

these are so cute! perfect for easter! I get sick of the plastic grass, moss is such a good replacement!

Tammy @ she wears flowers said...

What an adorable idea! Thanks for sharing!

Donene said...

Just adorable! I love the moss!

Amber said...

So very pretty! I would feel special sitting at your table.

m e g a n said...

these are adorable! I need to make some food tags for a bridal shower and these would be perfect!

Meg

Sibylle said...

absolutely gorgeous!!!!!!
sibylle (http://fun.kyti.me)

Michelle @ Sweet Something Design said...

Those turned out cute! Martha would be proud! :)

this blessed nest said...

i'm in love!

this is simply adorable.

may i ask which font you used?

i will totally give you credit for when i totally copy you!

so inspiring.

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Cheryl said...

Sooooooooooo cute! I love these sweet placecards!

NYCLQ said...

These are not only adorable - they are the PERFECT touch to a table for Spring! Love them!!

:D Lynda

Julie said...

Super cute! thanks for sharing at the Fair Weather Forum!

Mr. Goodwill Hunting said...

I hopped over from Centsation Girl and wanted to see these place cards made me smile on this wet and rainy morning.

Thanks so much for sharing.

Mr. Goodwill Hunting

Lili said...

JUST ADORABLE!

Barbara Jean said...

I would have never guessed 1" pots!! so tiny. Would have thought 3" or so.
Cute any size I bet.

blessings
barbara jean

MariaS said...

I am loving these for labeling food at the buffet table for our next party! How cool and cute would that be???? Thank you for sharing!
MariaS
http://marias-digitalscraps.blogspot.com/

Tracie said...

Super cute!

Jemma said...

What a darling idea!