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Topic: Bamboo Skewer Placemats!  (Read 9922 times)
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« Reply #10 on: September 07, 2009 09:41:46 AM »

So cool!
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« Reply #11 on: September 07, 2009 11:17:16 AM »

I love these! They're something I would actually make, use and admit I made.

Did you snip off the points to make them all even? What did you use to do that?
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« Reply #12 on: September 07, 2009 04:37:18 PM »

This is a really neat project. You got my vote!!!

I'd love to see you work the entire directions (including the weaving steps) into an Instructable!

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« Reply #13 on: September 08, 2009 12:50:17 PM »

They look amazing!
I think this is something I might try Smiley
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« Reply #14 on: September 11, 2009 10:15:11 PM »

Those look great!! I've seen the bamboo placemats for sale everywhere, but I agree with the "too high" price tag. These look as good as any others, but pure DIY dollar materials. I love them.
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« Reply #15 on: September 12, 2009 07:24:47 AM »

this would be a good personilized gift, or something to make for your self.  and it wouldn't be all that hard... just find the right color to match the decor/plates...  brilliant! 
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« Reply #16 on: September 12, 2009 07:32:58 AM »

I was just at Target and they had a table runner made just like this! The bamboo pieces were wider, but otherwise, it was woven in the same way. It was in a color that would have coordinated with you placemats very nicely!

Now that I know I can make my own, I see a bamboo skewer table runner in my future Wink With matching placemats, of course Cheesy
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« Reply #17 on: September 14, 2009 09:07:11 PM »

waaaaay cute! i'm about to hop up and run to the dollar store to make myself a set of these. oh wait, the dollar store closes at 9....dang it.  Angry
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« Reply #18 on: September 17, 2009 03:34:23 PM »

Wow I love these.  After payday I am going to have to try my hand at making some.
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