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Embellished cork coasters are a personal, practical hostess gift, protecting tables from guests' frosty glasses. Create stripes with masking tape and initials with vinyl letters. With a stencil brush, apply craft paint; let it dry; then remove tape or letter. Tie together with ribbon, and give with a bottle of booze. Cork coasters, 4" round, $15 for 24, by Hygloss, 800-444-9456. Satin craft paint, by Martha Stewart Crafts, in Granny Smith, Geranium, Wedding Cake, and Lake Fog, $2 for 2 oz.