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How to Make Tablecloth Weights for a Picnic Table (page 1 of 3)

Here is an easy-breeze way to hold a tablecloth in place at a picnic or barbeque. Old pillowcases, ribbon, curtain hardware and rocks are used to make these festive yet functional weight clips.

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Picnic Table

These weights are great for the backyard, camping or make them with your favorite team colors for tailgating parties.

Tools and Materials

sewing needle
hot-glue gun and glue sticks
6 different styles of vintage sheets or pillowcases
1 flat vintage sheet to serve as picnic tablecloth
5 to 6 rolls of different ribbons or yarns
10 round stones about 2 inches in diameter
10 curtain clips

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