Wednesday, November 14, 2012

BE thankful utensil holders

We are so excited for fall to finally be here! There are so many things we love about fall. Some of our most favorite things are... pumpkin crunch bagels, yummy fall scents, focusing on gratitude and getting together for Thanksgiving dinner!

Today we want to share an idea that you can add to your Thanksgiving Dinner place settings...

BE thankful
u t e n s i l    h o l d e r s

• kraft colored or white cardstock
• be thankful sheet
 - download black & white version HERE 
 - download gold version HERE
 - download blue version HERE
• colored pencils (found these ones at target)
• sewing machine or adhesive

• print out the be thankful sheet (we printed the black & white onto kraft paper)
• cut in half (you might need to trim some off the sides too to make it even)
• if you printed the black & white... get to coloring, or put the kids to work (they'll love getting to help decorate for the big dinner)
• otherwise, score and fold where the pattern ends
• stitch the sides together or adhere with a strong adhesive

• add your silverware (or lovely plasticware) and a napkin and it's all ready for your guests to admire before digging in to those fluffy mashed potatoes.

pin this...


  1. Awesome printable, thank you! I would love to download the blue version, but when I clicked on the link, it said the shared folder had been removed. :(

  2. can you tell me about the colored pencils you have? i love the container they are in and the variety of colors is awesome.
    many thanks for all you ladies inspire me to do!!

  3. LeighAnne, that link should work now. Sorry about that.

    And the colored pencils are from Target, in the art section.

  4. I LOVE these! Thanks so much for sharing! I've already pinned them to my Thanksgiving board. What a fun project for my girls and I.

  5. Thank you Jamie! The blue version is beautiful!

  6. Adorable! I think I'll be making these for a friends dinner!

  7. I love this! I can't wait to use these :]

  8. We go camping every Thanksgiving so these will be PERFECT! The kiddos can color them while we cook. THANKS!!

  9. Thank you so much for sharing! These are darling!

  10. Love them! Plus they keep the kids entertained so that's a double thumbs up!

  11. i am a novice at the sewing machine, did you use a special stitch for these? a special thread or needle? any tips you can offer? thanks!!!