Make A Confetti Placemat

filed under

Monday’s can always use a little more confetti right? While I absolutely love confetti, sometimes it is a bit like glitter where it just kind of gets everywhere and is never really gone. That’s a small price to pay for the fun times that is confetti! However, sometimes I want to use confetti at a party and not have to worry about it getting in every nook. That’s when I had the brilliant idea (I’m not above calling myself a genius! Ha!) to make a confetti placemat for my dinner table! It is such a simple project and seriously how amazing is it to be able to have confetti on your table and not have to clean it up afterwards?!

Make A Confetti Placemat

Make A Confetti Placemat

Materials to Make A Confetti Placemat:

Clear vinyl from the fabric store
-Sewing machine and thread
-Teflon sewing foot

Make A Confetti Placemat

Basically the process is really straight forward. Just cut your vinyl into a placemat size (about 13″ by 18″) with rounded corners. You will need two pieces for each placemat. Then place your teflon presser foot on your sewing machine and sew the two pieces of vinyl together around the outer edge while leaving a 3-4″ gap on one side. Once sewn, add confetti to the opening between the two layers of vinyl and then finish stitching the placemat closed. Make A Confetti Placemat

That’s it! Your confetti placemat is complete! So simple, right? And do you know what is even better? You can use whatever confetti you want! I used the same confetti that I have in my tumblers and cocktail shaker, but you can easily make a confetti placemat with solid color confetti that matches your party theme. Or you can even use holiday themed confetti like this Easter bunny one for Easter dinner or brunch! Make A Confetti Placemat

If you love this and want to add even more confetti to your home, you should try making this confetti planter or these confetti glasses too! 

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

  1. Kathie

    March 8th, 2018 at 3:34 pm

    I would love to see these in your shop.


    March 8th, 2018 at 5:03 pm

    I’m working on it! 😉 they should be available by summer.

  3. 37+ Handmade Gift Ideas For Mom That She's Guaranteed To Love

    May 2nd, 2018 at 1:44 pm

    […] DIY Confetti Placemats from A Kailo Chic Life […]

  4. Patty

    July 10th, 2018 at 10:13 pm

    I understand the Teflon foot but how do you get it to slide easily on the sewing surface? Thanks for your help – these are adorable!!


    July 12th, 2018 at 1:53 pm

    I didn’t have any problem with it sliding when I used the teflon foot. But you can always use a spray sewing machine oil to help it glide through better. Then just wipe the surface clean afterward.

  6. Rainbows - PRETTY BRILLIANT

    July 13th, 2018 at 4:21 pm

    […] Via A Kailo Chic Life […]

  7. Kristi

    August 16th, 2018 at 12:17 pm

    The confetti colors are just not the same… not as vibrant or colorful! Can you share where you get yours?! I’ve searched and searched with no luck…

  8. 21 Cool DIY Placemats For Various Table Settings - Style Motivation

    January 18th, 2019 at 4:12 pm

    […] Make a Confetti Placemat from A Kalio Chic Life […]

  9. 44 Pretty Practical DIY Placemats Perfect for a Dining Party - Homesteading Alliance

    February 4th, 2019 at 5:26 am

    […] It's party time and you need to make a big impression! Your guests will never believe that you made these glamorous placemats! […]

  10. 44 Hübsche praktische DIY-Tischsets, perfekt für eine Dinnerparty – Neue Ideen

    June 15th, 2019 at 12:50 am

    […] und Sie müssen einen großen Eindruck machen! Ihre Gäste werden nie glauben, dass Sie diese glamourösen Tischsets gemacht haben […]

  11. 52 New Year's Eve DIY party decorations - Mollie Makes

    December 10th, 2019 at 3:03 am

    […] Kailo Chic’s confetti placemats are the ultimate dinner party addition. […]

  12. Carrie

    January 25th, 2020 at 5:53 pm

    I would love to purchase the confetti placemats. Do you sell them?


    January 27th, 2020 at 10:04 am

    Hi Carrie!

    I used to sell them but sold out. Unfortunately I don’t have plans to restock them.

  14. 27 Retirement Party Ideas to Send Your Coworker Off In Style - Dodo Burd

    March 19th, 2020 at 12:25 pm

    […] Diy Confetti Placemat […]

  15. Kate

    May 25th, 2020 at 3:42 pm

    This is so fun!!

  16. DIY Placemat Ideas

    July 4th, 2020 at 9:36 am

    […] via […]

  17. 26 Diy placemats ideas - Perfect Table Setting

    December 29th, 2020 at 1:43 am

    […] Check the Idea […]

  18. Carmen

    January 19th, 2021 at 11:07 pm

    Hello. Can you please let me know where you got the gold and white charger plate and the pink and gold plate on top? Everything looks so great!


    January 22nd, 2021 at 9:37 am

    The Charger plate was from Home Goods. The pink plate I made by spray painting the back of a clear glass plate and then adding a gold leaf edge.

  20. DIY Winsome Placemats For The Perfect Table Setting Presentation ~ GODIYGO.COM

    February 10th, 2021 at 9:32 pm

    […] Source […]

  21. 23 Easy and Beautiful DIY Placemats to Make Best Look for Table Setting - Remodel Or Move

    February 25th, 2021 at 11:29 am

    […] you have a party, you can add these glamourous placemats on your table. Your guests will always gaze on them. And some may not even believe you did […]



site credit