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Fall Place Mat and Napkin Set

Americana Decor® Matte Metallics™

Fall Place Mat and Napkin Set
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Fall Place Mat and Napkin Set

designed by PLA Schneider

Make your Thanksgiving beautiful with Americana Decor® Matte Metallics™ on this hand-painted place set.

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Learn more about Americana Decor® Matte Metallics™.


DecoArt® Matte Metallics™

  • Gold (DMMT02)

SoSoft® Fabric Paint

  • Glorious Gold (Metallic) (DSM19)

Other supplies

  • scissors
  • tape measure (or ruler)
  • hot glue gun (with clear glue sticks)
  • ribbon (burlap and plaid; fall colors)
  • canvas placemat
  • wooden letters
  • medium flat brush


  1. Gather wooden letters for guests' and family members' initials.
    Step 0 Example
  2. Use a medium flat brush to paint the wooden letters in Gold Matte Metallics. Let dry and apply a second coat. Let dry.
    Step 1 Example
  3. Cut the burlap and plaid ribbon in about 9" lengths.
    Step 2 Example
  4. Create a ring by securing the ribbons with hot glue. (See photo.)
    Step 3 Example
  5. Adhere a letter with hot glue to complete the napkin ring.
    Step 4 Example
  6. Gather the place mats and So Soft Gold.
    Step 5 Example
  7. Mask off the place matte at a diagonal with painters tape. Press down firmly (this will help avoid the paint from bleeding)
    Step 6 Example
  8. Use a flat medium brush to apply SoSoft Gold. Two thin coats works better then one thick coat as this will give you a cleaner lines.
    Step 7 Example
  9. Remove the painter's tape, let dry and repeat the process.
    Step 8 Example
  10. These projects work beautifully when paired with the three projects found in "related projects"
    Step 9 Example