Placemats include art and functionality to your table and improve your tablescape for parties and everyday meals. No matter what material it is made of, it protects your table’s surface from heat and scratches. Sometimes finding the perfect placemat for your table can be a major headache. It can be pricey to buy new placemats for different events. But thanks to many crafty bloggers, there are lots of fun and cheap solutions to these problems. So let your creative juices flow and start one of these creative projects.