our friends, wendy and john, got married this weekend at a gorgeous barn in buckland, ma. they asked reclaimed crafts to help them create place cards that would fit the day, their earthy aesthetic and be relatively inexpensive. we created these birch bark place cards by cutting pieces of birch bark, drilling them to create a hole for the raffia to pass through, carefully writing all the guests’ names and table assignments (in this case, because wendy and john are avid skiers, the tables were named for ski mountains), and then hanging them all from some twigs that we placed in reclaimed sap buckets. we think the results are stunning. it was wonderful listening in as guests grabbed their cards and commented on how cool it was that it was “real” birch bark. we hope and expect that these cards will dangle from many a guest’s fridge as a terrific reminder of a perfect autumn day on the farm.
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