Summer Living: 5 Fun Things to Do with Paper Napkins
Bright and stylish, pretty paper napkins can add style to your next backyard party. Available in many colors and patterns, paper napkins have come a long way from being just accessories to a kids birthday party. With the right touch, you can transform a few packs into something fun yet sophisticated. Best of all? The cleanup is easy, just as it should be in the summer.
Wrap paper napkins around tall glasses and attach them with tape or glue dots. Finish the look by winding string around the glass or tying with a piece of raffia.
Create a one of a kind table runner when you select large dinner napkins of distinct yet coordinating patterns and colors. Lay them out as a patchwork quilt and tape them together on the underside. You can customize the length to fit any table size, and the patterns and colors to fit a theme.
DIY utensil packets to make outdoor dining easy. Roll individual flatware sets in paper napkins and secure them with ribbon or tape. Each guest will have his or her own, and the sets can be easily transported.
Decorations falling short? Make a quick party banner in minutes. Hang some twine then drape napkins over it, equally spaced. Secure the napkins from wind using glue, clips or tape. Feel free to vary the paper napkin sizes as well as the prints.
Embellish plain paper napkins with a paper punch made to create paper borders for scrapbooking. Perfect for a party or shower, you’ll get a fancy look for an inexpensive price.
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