french white chalk pencil for writing on slate, chalk boards or chalk board paint. via etsy.
Burlap Placemats. Great idea for Thanksgiving. Maybe you could put each person's name on the placemat instead of doing name cards?
chalk board gift tags - reduce, reuse, recycle!! 1) paint generic cheap wood shapes from the craft store with black chalkboard paint (at least two coats) 2) punch or (drill?) a hole near the edge of each shape 3) outline each shape in white pen 4) add crystals, pearls, rub-ons, etc. to embellish 5) thread with ribbon and tie.