I love Pottery Barn. I can't afford Pottery Barn though. I do have one thing to my advantage, I'm pretty damn creative and crafty. I'm the type of weirdo who when I go to a craft fair is armed with a notebook and pencil to sketch and take notes and my cell phone to snap pictures.
I coveted this a few years back:
Now, there are a few problems with this 1)My kids will never look like that nor allow me to put them in turkey hats and 2)If I have a table cloth like that I'd freak out over it getting ruined with stains. I have to pick my battles, so I opted for the banner.
At the time I was determined to make it out of materials that we already had on hand. I did not have felt, but had foam squares. Cody, who was 8 at the time, and I sat down with a box of my craft stuff and plotted out our plan for attack.
This is what we came up with: