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Wedding DIY: Pine Cone Place Cards

 

Acorn Table Markers How-To DIY

These little beauties are perfect for a rustic or DIY wedding, especially in the autumn, or doused in glitter for a winter wedding. Here’s the How-t0:

 

Acorn Table Markers How-To DIY

You will need:

  • pine cones (one per guest),
  • glue – or spray mount
  • newspaper to cover surfaces if you’re using spray mount
  • glitter
  • a plate or plastic container
  • a guillotine; or a steel ruler and craft knife
  • Card with your guests’ names printed on them – I used Chopin Script free front
  • A corner punch

 

Acorn Table Markers How-To DIY

Acorn Table Markers How-To DIY

Cut the name cards down to size using a guillotine or steel ruler and blade.

Acorn Table Markers How-To DIY

Trim the edges with your trusty corner punch.

Acorn Table Markers How-To DIY

Here’s some I made earlier!

Acorn Table Markers How-To DIY

If you’re going for glittery, coat the pine cone liberally in glue. If using spray mount, make sure and cover work surfaces with newspaper before you get going.

Acorn Table Markers How-To DIY

Pour the glitter out onto a plate and roll the pine cone around in it until it is covered.

Acorn Table Markers How-To DIY

Thread the name card through the top of the pine cone.

Acorn Table Markers How-To DIY

Here’s the finished product. Happy DIYing!

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