If you’re having company for Yom Tov, and there’ll be multiple families, avoid the “where would you like us to sit?” questions and add a nice little touch to the table with your placecards (bonus: Kids will be more likely to want to sit somewhere if they see their name). Here’s a roundup of easy ideas that don’t take a lot to make them your own.
We’ve used corks before, but for this Yom Tov, it’s even more perfect. We first told you about this place card idea on this post. You’ll find more ideas there too.
No one would mind having a chocolate bar as a placecard.
Source: Martha Stewart
So simple and cute. A simple slit transforms a lemon into a placecard.
Or, even simpler with a tag and twine.
Source: Ballard Designs
Get creative with a little napkin folds and string.
Source: Rustic Wedding Chic
Your kids can help with some creative napkin folding. My 8 year old daughter is obsessed with folding napkins for my Shabbos table. She makes the lotus all the time. Learn how to make it here.
Or…get out the Scrabble. Kids can handle this one too.
Source: Style at Home
Source: Cool Designs 123