Mad About Plaid
Women's Ministry Theme
Posted November 17, 2015
This theme revolves around getting our lives on track for the Lord - making "straight paths" (Hebrews 12:13).
This can make a great fall or winter theme using plaid decor.
Theme Verse Suggestions
And make straight paths for your feet... Hebrews 12:13
Ponder the path of thy feet, and let all thy ways be established. Proverbs 4:26
In a Straight Line by Julia
Alternative Theme Titles
Mad About Plaid
A Dab of Plaid
Clad in Plaid
Cozy and Plaid
Fab & Plaid
Get it Straight
Glad in Plaid
It's a Plaid, Plaid World
Just Add Plaid
Plaid is Rad
Stripes and Plaids Party
Walk the Line
For a fall or winter theme--Have a basket of plaid throws to grab and keep warm.
Plaid pillows and throws
Plaid rag garlands
Plaid pennant banners
Plaid rag wreath
Display plaid shirts and scarves.
Check thrift stores for plaid clothing to use foro decor.
Use washi tape to make plaid designs for walls or for frames.
Need to decorate a bulletin board? Use plaid fabric or wrapping paper for a background.
Use arrows in combination with plaid to emphasize "straight" lines.
Use plaid tablecloths.
Use plaid wrapping paper as a table runner.
Use a plaid throw as a table cover.
Tie vases or mason jars with plaid ribbon for centerpieces.
Cover cans with plaid wrapping paper or scrapbook paper to hold centerpieces.
Use plaid scrapbook paper sheets under centerpieces.
Savior, Like a Shepherd Lead Us (Dorothy A. Thrupp)
Turn Your Eyes Upon Jesus (Helen H. Lemmel)
Just a Closer Walk with Thee
I Have Decided to Follow Jesus
Follow On (William O. Cushing)
Wrap any favor in plaid.
Use small plaid bags to hold favors.
Add a plaid ribbon to any favor.
Plaid socks (Check for Christmas socks in plaid)
Mugs with a plaid design
Wrap a chocolate candy bar in plaid wrapping paper and tie up with ribbon.
Plaid hand warmers
See my blog for creative favor ideas.
Plaid wrapped gift
Plaid bow topped gift
Package of Walkers brand cookies (They are packaged in red plaid.)
Plaid hat or beanie
Plaid lap blanket or throw
Set of plaid dish or tea towels
Set of plaid press-on nail art
Plaid tin filled with goodies
Smuckers jam gift set (Okay the lids are more check than plaid but still cute.)
Anything with plaid
Just for Fun
Have everyone wear plaid (and stripes if you want)
Give a prize to the most unique plaid outfit or the person that is wearing the most plaid.
Do a group craft using plaid shirts. (Go thrifting for them!)
You can make coffee cozies, small pillows, fabric coasters, hand warmers, small tote bags, Christmas ornaments, etc.
Do a group craft using plaid fabric strips.
Have a group of card-making ladies? Make cards using plaid scrapbook papers.
Have a plaid fashion show.
Use plaid washi tape on printed items such as invitations, etc.
Food and Serving
Serve soups, chili, or something warming for a winter get-to-gether.
Ask in your group to see if anyone has any plaid thermoses to donate to use. Fill with coffee, hot cocoa, or soup to serve.
Ask in your group to see if anyone has any plaid lunchboxes to donate to use. Fill with sandwiches or snacks to serve.
Plaid serving ware (cups, napkins, plates--you can get paper supplies in plaid at most party stores)
Ask around in your group to see if anyone has any plaid plates, platters, etc.
Cover cans with plaid wrapping paper or scrapbook paper to hold silverware.
Serve Chex trail mix.
Hospitality in Women's Ministry
Copyright ©2015 Julia Bettencourt
Any Scripture quoted is in the King James Version.
See my Plaid Theme Pinterest Board for more ideas!