The weather is warming up, the days are longer and soon it will be time to have cocktails out on the deck. I love G & T’s, margaritas and Pimm’s and Lemonade (the last one especially on hot summer days in the garden).
|Scituate Nautical Map Coasters|
With this in mind, I decided to make my own coasters using cork rounds. I saw a fanatic pin on pinterest using maps for coasters. So I started with maps, but have moved on to other images too. Aren’t these mussels sweet? The vintage mussel graphic is from The Graphic’s Fairy:
If you want to make your own coasters, here’s what you’ll need:
Cork Rounds (make sure they are thick – the ones at the craft stores aren’t thick enough, I used 1/4 inch thick)
Maps or printed images
Circle Cutter (Optional)
|Vintage Butterfly Coaster – ready for spring|