Homemade Entertaining: The Big List of DIYs for Dinner Parties & Dining Rooms

Two things that work to beat the winter blues: a project and a party. Combine them with some DIY entertaining inspiration. From table runners and place cards to chandeliers and art, here's how to craft your way to the perfect party.

Tabletop Thrift: Tin Cans as Centerpieces
Crafty and Elegant DIY Place Cards
How To Make Cut Paper Place Cards
One Minute Tip: Using Kraft Paper for Entertaining
Weekend Projects: 5 Easy & Inexpensive DIY Tabletop Projects Using Burlap

Unusual and Beautiful Ideas for Table Runners (That You Can DIY!)
DIY Chalkboard Table Runner for Effortless Dinner Parties
How To: Turn a Bookcase Into a Bar
Holiday DIY: How to Make a Studded Suede Trivet
How To Make Your Own Book Planters for Succulents

25 Terrariums To Try, Buy & DIY
DIY High-Style Chandeliers
10 DIY Wall Art Ideas That Anyone Can Do
Weekend Project: 3 Great DIY Vase Ideas
Buy or DIY: Yarn Wrapped Forget Me Not Vases

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