2.05.2013

Try This: Chalkboard Hearts Napkin Tie

1 Supply 3 Projects - Wooden Hearts

This week, I'm showing you how to use one $2 bag of wooden hearts to create three adorable projects.  Yesterday, we whipped up a little heart necklace as cute as it is simple.  Today, we're creating a little napkin tie perfect for a Valentine's placesetting.

Wood Heart Napkin Ring
Try This: Chalkboard Hearts Napkin Tie

Read on for the full tutorial.


Wood Heart Napkin Ring - Supplies
MATERIALS: Wooden Hearts, Electric Drill, 1/4" Drill Bit, Chalkboard Paint, Paintbrush, Black Leather Cord, Chalk

Wood Heart Napkin Ring - ONE
ONE: Begin by drilling a hole in the corner of each heart big enough for the leather cord.  Give each heart a coat or two of chalkboard paint.

Wood Heart Napkin Ring - TWO
THREE: Connect the hearts to opposite ends of a 12" length of leather cord by simply threading the ends through the holes and tying them off.

Wood Heart Napkin Ring - THREE
FOUR: "Prime" each heart by covering it in chalk and wiping away.  Personalize your hearts with your guests' initials or whatever you like!

Wood Heart Napkin Ring (1)
FIVE: Fold the leather cord in half, and tie up your napkins by looping the folded end of the cord around the two hearts.  Now get to celebratin' with a fine dinner!

Wood Heart Napkin Ring (2)
Wood Heart Napkin Ring
Wood Heart Napkin Ring (4)

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3 comments:

  1. I'm already such a sucker for creative napkin treatments...but this is really great!

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  2. Great idea! Shared here http://siayla.blogspot.ca/2014/02/got-wood-hearts-try-these-crafty-ideas.html

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