5 Tips for Creating a Beautiful Tablescape with Handmade Placemats and Napkin Rings

Feb 27, 2023

Hello, my lovelies! Today, I want to talk about one of my favorite things – creating a beautiful tablescape. And what better way to do it than with handmade placemats and napkin rings? Not only do they add a touch of elegance to your table, but they also support artisans and their families. Let's dive in and explore some tips for creating a stunning tablescape.

Tip #1: Mix and Match

Gone are the days of perfectly matching table settings. Instead, embrace the trend of mixing and matching. Use different placemats and napkin rings to create a unique and eclectic look. For example, you can use a set of our Iraca Placemats paired with our Handmade Napkin Rings. The combination of the natural fibers and the intricate patterns creates a warm and inviting atmosphere.

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Tip #2: Play with Color

Don't be afraid to play with color. Use bold and bright hues for a festive occasion or muted tones for a cozy dinner party. Our Handmade Placemats are available in various shades of color and beige/natural, which makes them versatile and easy to match with any color scheme. Our Handmade Napkin Rings also come in a range of colors, so you can mix and match them to your heart's content.

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Tip #3: Add Texture

Texture is key when it comes to creating a visually appealing tablescape. Our Handmade Placemats and Napkin Rings are made with natural materials such as Iraca palm, which adds texture and depth to your table setting. You can also pair them with our Handmade Vases or Cake Stands to create a beautiful centerpiece that will tie everything together.

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Tip #4: Keep it Simple

Sometimes, less is more. You don't need to go overboard with decorations to create a beautiful tablescape. Our Handmade Placemats and Napkin Rings are simple and elegant, which means they can stand on their own. You can pair them with plain white plates and simple silverware to create a sophisticated look that will impress your guests.

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Tip #5: Don't Forget the Lighting

Lighting can make or break a tablescape. Make sure to use candles or soft lighting to create a warm and inviting atmosphere. Our Handmade Candleholders are perfect for adding a touch of elegance to your table. You can also use them as a centerpiece and create a romantic ambiance for a dinner party.

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In conclusion, creating a beautiful tablescape with handmade placemats and napkin rings is easy and fun. Mix and match, play with color, add texture, keep it simple, and don't forget the lighting. And remember, all of our products are handmade by artisans, which means your purchase supports their families and their craft. Don't forget to use the coupon code WELCOME to save 10% on your first order. Happy table setting!