One of the biggest gripes with an outdoor Thanksgiving dinner is the weather this time of the year. While some parts of the world get downright frigid by late November there are still many places where the weather is pleasant and fall still holds sway over winter chills.
Another simple way to create a stylish dog bed is to take one of those decorative wood basket/storage pieces on its side like this example from DIY Network.
Let’s get started with Crate & Barrel’s Grasscloth Table Runners available in Ruby Red Orange Mustard Green Aqua Blue Corsair Blue Violet Purple Brindle Brown White and Graphite Grey. Below we see the Aqua Blue and Graphite Grey selections (can’t wait until the grey is ready to ship in late October!).
There is a LOT of merchandise on Etsy so make sure you’re very specific when entering search terms. When trying to hunt down a “shibori” table runner (learn more about shibori here) we found this beauty from Flora Poste Studio:
So you’re looking for a table runner in a solid hue… Hopefully the color of your dreams is available! We’ve included an array of shades in the offerings that follow. But boy is it tricky to find one place that carries a thorough variety. If you can’t find what you want you can always dye a basic white runner. If you’re short on time hopefully you won’t have to…
If you follow textile design and you’re interested in hunting down table runners in some of the latest patterns you may be surprised by how long it takes new motifs to filter down from pillows and sheets to tabletop textiles.