Henry loves to help set the table for dinner so I thought it would be fun to make a placemat that shows where everything goes so he can do it more independently (i.e. I could focus more on cooking and less on entertaining him). Henry loves it, I’m working on a few more so we have a full set. Do you use placemats for weeknight dinner? We only do for company, but I’m kind of loving it now for everyday use. Dinner looks so much nicer on top of a placemat!
I used the classic freezer stencil technique which I first explained here. I do a lot of freezer stencil projects. Here are a few favorites:
Need more instructions to make your own? See the full step by step tutorial here on Momtastic
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Hi there! I'm Liz Stanley. Born and raised a New Yorker, plus a few newlywed years in charming Hoboken, I now live in the fairytale city of San Francisco with my husband and son. This blog is a collection of simple ideas for making your home and life more crafty and stylish. MORE >>>