Heirloom Photo Tablecloth

Lauren Van Hemert from Cary, N.C., transfers heirloom photographs to a tablecloth using ink jet computer prints and T-shirt transfer paper. The photographs are ironed onto the tablecloth and napkins.

Font
  • A
  • A
  • A

E-mail This Page to Your Friends

x

All fields are required.

Separate multiple e-mail addresses with a comma; Maximum 20 email addresses.

Refresh

Sending E-mail

Sending E-mail

Or Do Not E-mail

Success!

A link to %this page% was e-mailed

Materials and Tools:

tablecloth
T-shirt transfer paper
heirloom photos (black and white or color)
iron

Steps:

1. Scan vintage photographs onto your computer.

2. Print the photos (reverse images) onto T-shirt transfer paper.

3. Cut out the images on the T-shirt transfer paper and pin to tablecloth for placement.

4. Place the images face down onto tablecloth.

5. Set iron to the highest setting before steam (do not use steam setting) and iron pictures onto the tablecloth one at a time.

6. Make coordinating napkins the same way for a memento your guests can take home.

7. Use heirloom rattles or other mementos as napkin rings for the finishing touch to your heirloom table.

Web site: www.onlylauren.com

We Recommend...

Paul's New Plants

Paul's New Plants

Master gardener Paul James shares his new plants with us: what they are, if they are good for your zone and where in your...

Tropical Retreat

Tropical Retreat

This couple is ready to transform their backyard into an island oasis style that will blend with the rest of the home.

(6 photos)
Stained Glass Picture Frame

Stained Glass Picture Frame

Carolyn Wardle shows how to create a stained-glass picture frame.

Advertisement

HGTV Inspiration Newsletter

Create your unique, personal style with advice and inspiration from HGTV.