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Potted Place Card

Photography: Anna Williams

Source: Martha Stewart Weddings, 1999


Resources: Moss can be purchased at Moss Acres.


  • 2-inch-diameter terra-cotta pot

  • Potting soil

  • Moss

  • Birch twigs

  • Name cards

  • Utility knife


  1. Place a small piece of crock in a 2-inch-diameter terra-cotta pot, fill with potting soil, and top with a mound of moss. Insert a birch twig into the center of the mound.
  2. To secure a name card to the twig, slip the card behind a twig node, or make a horizontal slit in the twig with a utility knife, and slide in the bottom edge of the card.

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