Seed Packet Place Cards

Encourage guests to plant an outdoor garden or their own window garden this season by gifting seed packets that double as place card holders.
Seed Packet Place Settings

Seed Packet Place Settings

Tie bundles of fresh herbs onto a linen napkin or create veggie seed packet place cards to incorporate the garden theme. Guests will be able to plant their new treasures in their own backyard.

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Materials Needed

seed packets (flowers, herbs, veggies)
masking tape
name cards or labels
bamboo sticks
clothespins (optional)

DIY Summer Garden Place Cards: Step 1

DIY Summer Garden Place Cards: Step 1

Gather materials.

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1. Write guests' names on name cards or labels.

DIY Summer Garden Place Cards: Step 2

DIY Summer Garden Place Cards: Step 2

Write guests' names on name cards.

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2. Write name of seed on bamboo stick.

DIY Summer Garden Place Cards: Step 3

DIY Summer Garden Place Cards: Step 3

Write name of seed or herb on bamboo stick.

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3. Tape guests' individual name cards onto seed packet.

4. Fasten bamboo stick to tape between seed packet and name card, then place packet at each guests' seat.

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