Shibori Style Placemats

Hey there, Gators! Amp up your table setting with some colorful Shibori style placemats. 

It’s easier than you might think. Here’s how! 

What you'll need
Fabric Creations Soft Fabric Ink In Lime
(1- 2 oz bottle)
Canvas Placemats
(4)
Rubber Bands
Rubber Gloves
Plastic Tub
Squeeze Bottle
Steps
1
Start with a four pack of pre-washed canvas placemats. Fold each one accordion style lengthwise.
2
Next, triangle fold and secure each one with a rubber band.
3
Pour entire bottle of Fabric Creations Soft Fabric Ink into a squeeze bottle. I chose lime green.
4
Fill empty soft fabric ink bottle with water.
5
Add into squeeze bottle. Shake it up.
6
Fill plastic tub with enough water to submerge folded placemats.
7
Once wet, briefly remove placemats and dump water.
8
Put on rubber gloves. Generously squeeze ink onto placemats. Get all sides. Use hands to rub it in.
9
It’s time for the best part! Remove rubber bands and check out your designs.
10
Hang in the sun to dry. Follow care instructions on placemats for cleaning and ironing.
11
So colorful and fun!
12
Let’s eat!
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