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Painted Pinwheel Place Mats

Have you heard about 12 Months of Martha? Here's how it works: A select group of talented bloggers receives the latest and greatest Martha Stewart Crafts products each month. Then we wait patiently to see what they dream up. Follow our #12MonthsofMartha crew to inspire your next crafting session! For now, here's a project from our friend at the Crafted Life.

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Photography by: Rachel Mae Smith

BEAUTIFY YOUR BRUNCH

Bored with the same old scene for brunch? Turn your tablescape into a colorful canvas with these painted place mats. Your friends and guests will love the bright pops of color under under their elegant whiteware. Our #12MonthsofMartha blogger Rachel, over at The Crafted Life, shows us how to accomplish this look, step-by-step. If you haven't been over to the Crafted Life, we suggest you go check out Rachel's fun and approachable DIYs.

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Photography by: Rachel Mae Smith

GET THE SUPPLIES

 

Here's what you'll need to get started:

 

Then, just tape off the sections you would like to paint and layer on a coat. Make sure to check out her blog for the full project instructions.

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Photography by: Rachel Mae Smith

MAKE THEM YOUR OWN

 

Customize your place mats with your favorite colors. You can mix them up by using the stencil tape to create different patterns, too. Or create a set for each season with coordinate colors. The possibilities are endless!

 

We can wait to see what you create. Make sure to share your versions on social media using #MarthaStewartCrafts and we'll feature our favorite!

 

 

We love sharing ideas and inspiration with other bloggers. If you love crafting, here are a few #12MonthsofMartha bloggers that you should definitely get to know! 

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