Fun with Place Card Holders


A dear friend once gave me these Purse shaped place card holders.  I’m not one to use place cards for my dinner parties, so what else might I use them for?  In my travels I found some super fun Insect place card holders and knowing how I like to do Summer Garden parties, I instantly knew how I would use them.  I would use them on my buffet tables to label my food dishes. 

How often do people ask, what is this dish?    When you rather socialize with your guests then stand by the food table to answer questions, consider using place cards.  For those that have food allergies, this is a terrific way to let them know if it contains nuts, or if the dish is spicy. 

I was delighted to see how receptive my guests were with being able to know the name of the dish they were trying.    They had fun reading the names and yes, drooling over them.   Why you can even be creative in naming something as simple as a veggie tray, now known as the Garden Harvest tray!   Give this a try at your next party!   It’s sure to be a hit! 


About LindaVuichBurt

I have a passion for setting the stage when entertaining but also in decorating my home. As a professional stager and an Independent Willow House Design Consultant, I help others create warm and invitng homes! I enjoy creating a warm and welcoming home enviroment not only for my family but for all who enter, by delighting and exciting the senses of guests, all the while making them feel welcomed and comfortable. It is so fulfilling when I can help my friends do the same. Whether you realize, that when you serve your family breakfast, you are entertaining them with food and by setting the table, to the dishes you use to serve, you are entertaining! We all entertain to one degree or another. From the beauty of the dishes you choose, to a table cover or place mats, that is a form of not only entertaining but decorating. I hope through my blog you will be able to take away fun ideas that you can incorporate into your life style. I hope you come back often, share this with your friends and share your successes with the ideas you find in my blog. Enjoy! Linda Your Independent Willow House Design Consultant and Professional Stager!
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One Response to Fun with Place Card Holders

  1. Dorothy says:

    Hi Linda! Saw you pop up on Jen’s page so I came over to check out your blog. Looks great and I love this idea for the place-card holders.

    How do I susbcribe to your blog?

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