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The Best DIY Table Runners
Setting the table for a gathering is one of my favorite things. Sourcing candles, flowers, and decor to fit the event or season is such a satisfying process for me. And, with my love for homemaking and creating, I'm always searching for ways to add unique touches to my table.
I've shared a few DIY ideas for table runners on my blog Inspired by Charm, including a no-sew burlap runner and a painted dot runner. Turns out, I'm not the only one who makes runners! Today I've compiled a list of 12 fantastic and fun table runner DIY's. No matter what your celebration or theme, these awesome runners will instantly upgrade your table with your very own personal touch.
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Gold Striped Table Runner
One easy way to DIY a table runner is to buy a plain one and upgrade it with craft paint. Gold stripes give this runner versatility so that it's just dressed up enough for holidays like Christmas and Thanksgiving, but still perfect for everyday use.Continue to 3 of 14 below.
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Photograph Table Runner
For a wedding, anniversary, or birthday, I love the idea of using dozens of photos glued together to create a meaningful and memory-inducing centerpiece. The creatives behind Ruffle have created this memorable DIY Table Runner for you to make at home.Continue to 4 of 14 below.
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Weave Jute Table Runner
A tablescape is never complete without texture. Check out this woven Jute Table Runner from Tara Dennis. Tara makes this beauty with a hot glue gun and burlap, its neutral color is suitable for any occasion.Continue to 5 of 14 below.
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Ice Bucket Runner
A runner can also do double duty. This wine chiller runner featured on Style Me Pretty is made from a vintage feeder that holds ice with a bottle of wine tucked in. Guests can help themselves when their glasses are empty. You will be the host of the year with this runner!Continue to 7 of 14 below.
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Chalkboard Table Runner
This Chalkboard Table runner from Hey Look is one of my favorites! Write the menu for the evening or leave it blank and encourage guests to write and draw during your event. Guests can leave congratulatory messages for the guest of honor.Continue to 8 of 14 below.
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Starfish Table Runner
There is always a minimalist in the crowd and for you, we have discovered this canvas drop cloth based runner by A Daily Something. Let your plating and serve ware do the talking with this simple setting.Continue to 10 of 14 below.
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Pom Pom Table Runner
If quirky is your style, I recommend this pom-pom table runner from Ruffled. Trim is sewn to burlap for an eclectic and colorful look. This would be ideal for a children's birthday party.Continue to 11 of 14 below.
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Dip Dye Table Runner
Give your table a high-end and elegant look with this dip dye table runner from The Sweetest Occasion. Scoop up a vintage or new linen runner and let the dye do its magic. You will want to dip dye everything white after starting this project.Continue to 13 of 14 below.
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Gold Confetti Runner
I've been a little obsessed with gold as of late, so it's no surprise that this confetti table runner from Oh Joy! caught my eye. She launched her line at Target earlier this year, and this runner compliments it nicely.Continue to 14 of 14 below.
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Wood Shim Table Runner
The handy girls over at Shanty 2 Chic made an artfully amazing table runner our of wood shims. I love the natural look of the runner, but you could paint each shim a different color for a really unique effect.