Wedding Planning

10 DIY Place Cards Just in Time for Fall

10 DIY Place Cards Just in Time for Fall

Seat them with style.

mini pie place cards

Mini Pie Place Cards

Who says you can’t serve sweets first? Even if you serve dinner right away, these mini pie place cards will make sure your friends and family save room for dessert!

appetizer place cards

Appetizer Place Cards

For a small bridal shower or rehearsal dinner, consider these luxurious appetizer board place cards. With names affixed to a toothpick, you could stick their place card in a bowl of nuts or loaf of bread.

moon place card

Stamped Place Cards

In early fall, it’s still warm enough that you can enjoy starry nights and the glow from the moon at your reception. If you like the idea of an astronomy theme, try a stamped place card like this one.

marbled place cards

Marbled Place Cards

Right now, marbling is a huge trend in wedding details. These place cards are simple to create using basic DIY techniques and supplies. Just pick which colors you want to use, throw on a smock, and go!

acrylic place cards

Plate Place Cards

For everything from elegant Halloween weddings to welcoming Thanksgiving events, these acrylic plate place cards are certainly very chic. Slip them inside your plates or chargers to direct your friends and family to their spots.

pine cone place card

Pine Cone Place Card

Got a soft spot for childhood art projects? This pine cone place card holder with “turkey” feathers is an elevated version of an elementary school creation. Great for a sense of whimsy and a chuckle, or on a kids’ table.

fall place card

Fall Leaves Place Cards

It’s not an autumn wedding without fall leaves. This DIY project shows you two different options for a leaf-themed card on top of a bowl of pine cones.

white pumpkin place cards

White Pumpkin Place Cards

Likewise, pumpkins are another popular seasonal detail. Paint them white and wrap gold name tags around each one with thin wire.

candle place cards

Candle Place Cards

We love wedding receptions that glow with tons of candlelight. Turn your mood lighting into both place cards and favors with these fetching candle place cards.

truffle place cards

Truffle Place Cards

Keep your guests happy at their places by leaving their place card with a rich chocolate favor. With summer’s hot days behind us, you no longer have to worry about melting candies at your reception.