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DIY: Chalkboard Escort Cards

Creating charming escort cards for your wedding doesn’t have to take a lot of time or resources. Simply gather a few basic, inexpensive supplies to produce this budget-savvy, casual-chic concept. 

 
 
Supplies:
  • Manilla shipping tags
  • Chalkboard paint
  • Foam paintbrush
 
Step One
Arrange your tags on a large work surface
 

 
Step Two
Dip the foam paintbrush into the chalkboard paint and apply one brushstroke to each tag.
 
 
Step Three
Allow the paint to dry completely, then write guests names and seating information on the tags with chalk.
 

 
Step Four
Display the tags using a fabric backdrop, coordinating yarn or string and wooden clothespins.
 


{Tutorial & Photos by: Danyelle Matthews}

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DIY: Pinecone Seating or Escort Card Holders

Having a winter wedding? Try these mini pinecone seating card holders. This project is very simple, it just takes a little elbow grease.

Materials Needed:

1. Mini Pinecones: Can be bought from craft store

2. Hacksaw: If possible, use one with small teeth.

3. Safety Glove

4. Cards for the names

Step One: Set each pine cone down on a flat surface to see how it stands up in order to decide the best place to cut it.

Step Two:  Wearing the safety glove and using the hacksaw, cut a 3/4” slit down the middle of the pine cone.

Step Three: Place the name card in each slot, and you are done!

(Source: zazzle.com)

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