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Nautical Napkin Rings


  • Off-white cord
  • Boat snaps
  • Clear adhesive tape
  • Scissors
  • Fabric glue


  1. Step 1

    Bind 96 inches of off-white cord at 12-inch intervals with clear adhesive tape. Snip through tape and cord to create 8 lengths. Thread each length through a boat snap.

  2. Step 2

    Loop cord, aligning ends on a 2-inch piece of 3/4-inch-wide off-white twill tape smeared with white or fabric glue.

  3. Step 3


    Pinch sides of cord together to create 2 smaller loops, securing with tape.

Martha Stewart Living, July 2008

Reviews (1)

  • 31 Jul, 2008

    Where can I find the off white cord?