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rosemary-sprig-placecards We have another rosemary place card DIY for you today. These ones are Rosemary Sprig Place Cards. I am really excited about the little place card DIYs we have been doing. I just love incorporating natural elements like these into my table scape. These cards are slightly easier than the Rosemary Wreath Place Cards, and require less supplies. All you need are some sprigs of rosemary, printed (or hand written!) place cards, and a hole punch. So let’s get started!
Rosemary Spring Place Cards DIY Place Cards with Rosemary DIY The first thing to do is gather some sprigs of rosemary. For this project, the sprigs I used were approximately 5.5 to 6 inches. Once you do that, you will need to take the leaves off the ends. Leave about an inch or so on each end.
Rosemary Spring Place Cards Let’s talk about the place cards. Each card I made is 3.5 by 6 inches. The holes are half an inch from the top, and a quarter of an inch from the side. This is important because you don’t want the holes to get too close to the side of the card because once you put the sprigs through the holes, your paper could rip. I also recommend using a card stock, for heft and prettiness. After you have determined hole placement, I recommend starting your name so the top of the name hits 1.5 inches from the top of the card. I liked this amount of space because it wasn’t too close where the name would be touching the rosemary.
Rosemary Spring Place Cards Alright, so you have your cards printed or hand written (if you have write them, I am so envious! I have the worst hand writing ever!), and your holes punched, here comes the hard part. Put the sprigs through the holes. JK, that wasn’t hard at all, it was easy. That’s why I love this project. I folded my napkins to create a little pocket so I could stuff the card into it all cute like.
Rosemary Spring Place Cards DIY

That’s it! You’re done! So easy! You could also do these with store bough tent cards if you prefer. I would punch the hole right near the crease.
♥ Teri

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  1. The slow pace Not Specified Not Specified

    I love the idea!!!! So easy!!
    xx,
    E.
    http://www.theslowpace.com

  2. Prudy Not Specified Not Specified

    Oh, Iove these as much as the other place cards!! Now I’m faced with the big decision as to which one to use!! What to do…what to do… :-)

  3. dc Not Specified Not Specified

    These are totally cute and within my skill level!!! Love, love, love! Thanks for sharing!

  4. Richard Not Specified Not Specified

    Very pretty. Now where did you get the gorgeous cutlery in the top photo?

  5. Annie @ ciaochowbambina Not Specified Not Specified

    Earthy and Elegant. I love it! Thanks for the idea!

  6. Emma Caroline Not Specified Not Specified

    Hi!
    I absolutely love these! I was wondering if you could tell me want font you used because I also have atrocious handwriting.
    blessings,
    Emma Caroline

  7. Heidi Selch Not Specified Not Specified

    Love this idea, thanks for sharing!
    I would also wondering if you could share the font you used for the place cards, its perfect.
    Heidi

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  11. katrina mccoy Not Specified Not Specified

    would LOVE to know the FONT that you used! THANKS!

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  22. Destiny Sutton Not Specified Not Specified

    These are lovely! I’d like to incorporate rosemary into place cards I’m doing for a bridal shower next weekend. Did you use dried or fresh rosemary? I feel like dried would be sturdier but I’m afraid they would shed easily.

    • Teri Lyn Fisher Not Specified Not Specified

      We used fresh. Rosemary is pretty sturdy, and doesn’t really wilt because the leaves are so hefty. :)

  23. Sharon Not Specified Not Specified

    I love these simple and the rosemary smells so good.

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  25. Lisa Not Specified Not Specified

    Hello,
    The idea is delightful and I will make these cards for the Thanksgiving table.
    Did you purchase sheets of printable 3.5×6″ place cards or did you cut them to size?
    Thank you.

    • Teri Lyn Fisher Not Specified Not Specified

      Hi Lisa,

      I cut them to size, although you can find menu cards that are printable and perforated that are close to this in size I believe.

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  39. babs Not Specified Not Specified

    I cannot find the HANNAH font anywhere….. am not an arts person, don’t know how to download fonts, which I tried just to see. Where is Hannah? Love it and am trying to make the darling rosemary placecards!

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  41. Marybel Not Specified Not Specified

    Lovely idea! Our brides would love it for fall/winter weddings! ❤️

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  57. Teresa Not Specified Not Specified

    Love this idea. We are doing a ladies event at our church and the theme is Seasoned with Grace. Too perfect. Wondering how long the rosemary will last. We decorate on Thursday for our Saturday event.

  58. Vivian Broutsos Not Specified Not Specified

    Love this idea! Getting married in a couple of weeks and was wondering what size hole punch (in mm) you used? Desperately trying to find one online so I can do some last minute wedding DIY!

    • Teri Lyn Fisher Not Specified Not Specified

      Hi Vivian,

      I used a screw punch, so I’m not totally sure what size that it. I used the martha stewart brand. Good luck!

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