Christmas in July, DIY {Pearls of Wisdom}, Our Favorite Things
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DIY Winter Wonderland Place Card Favor

Hey there Pearlies, today is a Pearls of Wisdom day.  Do you know what that means? DIY TIME!  And you know how much we love our DIY’s! Of course we are keeping in the Christmas in July Theme, so please enjoy this cute little Christmas place card favor idea.Materials


What you will need:

  • Mini Christmas Scented Candles
  • Matchbox
  • A Pencil
  • Mod Podge
  • Paint brush
  • Chalkboard Paper
  • Chalk Marker
  • Scissors
  • Paper Gift Tags
  • Decorative Ribbon and Embellishments



Trace 1

First, use your matchbox to trace a template onto your chalkboard paper and cut it out.


Use your paint brush to spread Mod Podge onto the chalkboard paper and stick onto your matchbox.  Write your guest’s name and table number onto the chalkboard side of your matchbox.

Glue3Apply4Smooth5   write6finished7


Take your paint brush and spread Mod Podge on a gift tag and stick it to the back side of the matchbox.  Tie your new matchbox gift tag to your scented candle.


Glue tag8Apply tag 9String tag 10Without bling 11


Embellish your candle favor to your liking using decorative ribbon, buttons or other fun pretties and voilà… your DIY Place Card Favor.


With bling 12With Bling 13Final 15Final 14

We hope you like our little DIY tutorial today.  Please don’t forget to submit your own DIY favorites to PPB.  Share the wealth Pearlies!


Chrissy & MiMi


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