Christmas Place Mats

Posted by Ruth on 25 November 2012 | 1 Comments

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Christmas is right around the corner - in fact exactly 1 month from today. I know there is always those last minute things that need to be done so I wanted to share with you, one of my last minute creations. With dinner parties and Christmas gatherings happening all through December I felt I should dress up my table a little for the occasion. 

Of course, I don't do anything by half. With such a short season why not extend their usefulness by creating another design or theme on the other side. Double sided place mats, why not? Christmas on one side and Easter or Fall or Thanksgiving or even birthday celebrations! You can really do anything by just using fabrics for the occasions. They are quick and easy. I had mine made in no time at all. There is no hand stitching the binding on these and my technique looks great on both sides.  

I added Autumn tones to make a Fall setting on one side.

With Christmas is on the other side.

Here is my Christmas place setting.

and here is how the table looks.

I'd better get to and make another couple for a six place setting!

If you'd like to purchase this pattern, it is only US$2.95 as a download. Reversible Place Mats >> 

I'd love to see a photo of your table setting.

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  • What a great idea to make them double sided. I might have to do that with mine as well.

    Posted by Jen, 01/12/2012 7:09pm (7 years ago)

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