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blue and green DIY marbled napkins
Photo: Sugar & Charm

Marbled Napkins

Marbled details are one of the most popular trends of 2016. Transform affordable ivory napkins with modern marble swirls (in your color palette) with this DIY project.

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Hand Painted Linens

Hosting a retro wedding and have a steady hand? Then you might just love these hand-painted flour sack linens that you could use as napkins, placemats, or under centerpieces.

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Block Painted Napkins

When your color palette consists solely of light neutrals, texture is everything. These block-painted napkins are a cinch to create and we love how much character they give to a monochromatic table.

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Indigo Dyed Linens

Another trendy design element is indigo dye. These hippie-chic napkins would brighten up a casual, beachy table. Although they are fairly straightforward to make, be prepared for a mess!

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DIY embroidered pineapple table runner
Photo: Studio DIY

Embellished Table Runner

It's easy to personalize DIY table linens like this table runner. It's actually an unfurled infinity scarf with felt pineapples embellishing the cream-colored yarn. You could do something similar with hearts, polka dots, or even your monogram.

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hand stitched DIY table runner
Photo: Design Sponge

Simple Embroidery

This embroidered table runner is a project easy enough for beginners, but still interesting for those more experienced. Especially if your color palette is in the same hues as your home decor, you can re-use these in your own home for years to come.

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DIY watercolor tablecloth
Photo: Oh Happy Day

Watercolor Tablecloth

Love dreamy washes of watercolors? This simple project shows you how to replicate this pretty style with your DIY table linens.

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Napkin Ring

Aren't these napkin ring place cards so cool? If you are a fan of DIY paper projects, then you should definitely consider these. You can easily make them ahead of time, so there's no need to be DIYing the night before your wedding.

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napkin folded into flower
Photo: Lauren Conrad

Folding Techniques

Not the craftiest bride ever? Maybe rather than creating cool napkins you'd prefer to fold them into interesting shapes. These pretty roses would be particularly lovely at a garden wedding.

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personalized cocktail napkin with recipe
Photo: Sugar & Cloth

Cocktail Napkins

For slick, modern weddings, try a DIY project like these awesome drink recipe cocktail napkins. We guarantee your guests will be tucking them into their purse to save.