Placemats aren’t just for protecting your tables anymore! There are TONS of things you can do with them and we want to prove it! We’ve rounded up 10 of our favorite placemat crafts to show you what happens when these creative bloggers get their hands on them.
Placemat Tote // 2 Giggle Boxes
Placemat Apron // Somewhat Simple
Crayon Roll // Skip to My Lou
Placemat Purse // Blessing Overflowing
Hanging Placemat Pendant // Stepping Through Crazy
Child’s Tool Belt // Eeny, Meeny & Moe
Purse Organizer // Footprints
DIY Jewelry Roll // The Paper Mama
Diaper & Wipes Organizer // Lemon Tree Creations
Framed Placemat to add a pop of color // Thrifty Decor Chick
Using a placemat for your crafty creations can save you time and money. They can be super affordable, and they come in a great sizes that are perfect for a bunch of projects. Plus, they are pieces of fabric that are already hemmed, so your sewing projects are even that much easier from start to finish.
Have you made anything from a placemat?
We would love to see it!
Leave us a link in the comments section below and we’ll come check it out!
This post originally published on Somewhat Simple in August 2010. It was updated with fresh ideas in September 2014.