How to Make Decorative Spring Flower Pots

How to Make Decorative Spring Flower pots #Spring #Upcycle #Homecraft

Spring has well and truly arrived, the sun is shining, bulbs are starting to peek through in peoples gardens, and lambing season has started.

So why not get out into the garden and give it a bit of a spruce up and a makeover? Upcycle old terracota pots with a few coats of acrylic paint and some ribbon, and your garden will be fit for parties and picnics in no time!

How to and styling by Catherine Woram. Photography by Penny Wincer.

How to Make Decorative Spring Flower Pots

Suitable for:  Beginners

You will need

How to make

  1. Paint the flowerpot in white.
  2. Once dry, add two rows of masking tape. The tape may need to be pleated slightly to fix snuggly to the pot. Then paint over the pot and tape with green.
  3. When dry, remove the masking tape to reveal a striped green and white effect.
  4. Tie the ribbon into a bow and stick on the pot with the glue gun.
  5. Finally, arrange you plant of choice in the pot.

How to Make Decorative Spring Flower pots #Spring #Upcycle #Homecraft

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