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DIY Valentine's Day placemats

{Photo source: Hearts by UmbrellaPrints}

Nothing makes Valentine's Day more special than to start the day off with a beautiful breakfast or end it with a romantic dinner. The addition of table linens is sure to make your meal extra special. Whither you are a novas do-it-your-selfer or just experimenting, these placemat pattern from Craft & Fabric Links is so easy that it will have you sewing new linens for every holiday!

First, pick out fabric that you love. Umbrella Prints has a great heart patterned fabric available in many different colors online or you can stop by your local craft store, like Crafty Planet, to check out fabric in person. It's really your preference and what works for you.

Next follow the pattern instructions step-by-step to complete your Valentine’s Day placemats. This is a great project to ease your self into sewing. As you become more comfortable with the pattern you can work your way up to other linens such as napkins, runners and tablecloths using these easy patterns for napkins and a table runner. Once you begin to dress your table up with linens you will hate to see it go bare. It's such a fun and affordable way to make each meal around the dinner table more special.




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