25 Flower Pot DIY’s

Planting time is upon us…we have taken a look at many garden containers that have been upscaled and repurposed and today we are going to explore some more only this time with the old fashion flower pot.  So many bloggers have great tutorials to share! So it is now time for
25 Flower Pot DIY’s!

You probably have some of these terracotta beauties on hand and if not…you can find them ANY where…any size and in a variety of shapes…I have a feeling you are going to get the creative itch after checking out some of these easy and fun Flower Pot Creations!

Amy at Positively Splendid
brightens up here front porch with this fabulous
Make one…two…three or more…they are easy and you can customize them with your own special flair.
Adding your house number is a brilliant idea too…ENJOY!
Love this project and it is a great way to use some of that gorgeous fabric you bought…you know…the fabric that you just couldn’t resist but still have not made anything with or is that just me?  Well here’s something fun and quick and the results are gorgeous.
shows us how to put a little bit of pizzaz in our day with these
oh so pretty fabric covered flower pots.
Kate over at Centsational Girl has an awesome
Rock Covered Planter that looks amazing!
She shows you step by step…the look is wonderful…you will want to make more than one!
How charming are these…wow they would look wonderful in a garden setting…so natural …they almost become one with nature…get the how to on these
Charming Little Moss Pots…who knows…a some kind Gnomes just might take up residency!
has a simple but brilliant idea…
ADD LACE! A quick diy is waiting for you.
How adorable!…You can make these up and have the kids draw on them…how special and the perfect solution to what to give Grandma on Mother’s Day!
Thank you Green Bride Guide for this great idea!
Design*Sponge is never short on imaginative projects.
You are going to love this dip dye technique!
How about a planter/fountain!  It’s easy!
Get the DIY over at the
What a great idea for a gift…how about creating one of these with Mom’s Favorite Song?
A great personalized gift or a wonderful addition to the garden with your favorite song…poem…or quote?
will show you how.
 you will find out how to age your NEW garden pots to perfection…I love this look!
Chelsea over at
gives her flower pots some POP and Pizzaz!!!
 The possibilities are truly endless!
I think you will love this balancing act over at
this stacking technique is fabulous…how high can you go???
I have to admit…this is my most favorite flower pot project and I WILL be making one of these for sure…I think this is the
Bees Knees
This imaginative and brilliant creation
You want one too don’t you : )  this post comes with a spot on diy!
What Mommy or Grandma wouldn’t fall in love with this idea for a planter…snatch up those cute little hands and feetsies…and dip them in your favorite color and you will have a lasting memory.
tells us how.
 Scissors & Spatulas
Creates some really wonderful
Martha Inspired Herb Pots…take a peek and get the DIY!
There are some fabulous ideas to decorate a simple Peat Pot…the results are in a word…GORGEOUS…see if you agree…you can hop over there to see more beautiful creations from Lark Spur.
Mosaic Time!!!
show us how.
Have you ever considered knitting your flower pots a sweater?
sure did!
For those of you that don’t knit (I am raising my hand…how about taking a sleeve from a sweater that no longer fits or has a stain?  Or grab some from Good Will and use it to slip on to a flower pot? )
Love Where you Live
shows us yet another technique to age our new flower pots.
Drip Painting is every where so why not on your flower pots?
 sure thinks it’s a great idea and she shares the simple how to with us.
I think the kids would have a blast with this one.
gets gritty!   You have to check out here sandy ways to age a new clay pot…LOVE IT!
I thought that this would give you all some inspiration…this lovely piece is over at the Birdhouse Chick
but I bet you can create one very simply on your own…just turn things UPSIDE DOWN!!!
Leave it to
to add a bit of Geometric Style
to a simple clay Pot. As always…fabulous DIY!
Ok…have to admit…when I saw this technique from the one and only apartment therapy
 …I has a WHY didn’t I think of that moment…the process is so simple but the results are absolutely fabulous and are also endless in possibilities…so grab yourself some puffy paint…yep…puffy paint…the kind you would decorate the kids t-shirts with and add it to your new clay pot…is your mind swimming with ideas…mine is…SOOOO simple…but look at the results!
That was fun!  Have some new found inspiration?  Go grab a pot right now and start creating!  Any of these would be a perfect gift for MOM!!!! Grandma!!! Auntie…Cousin…Special Person…YOU…everyone!
For more Garden ideas you can check out my post on
 How about
Or maybe even the scoop on my Black Thumb!
Have fun!
See you later for Take 5!



  1. I love the one with fabric.

    • Loved these beautiful flowers, every flower has its own beauty and uniqueness so as their meaning. So always take care while gifting flowers to some one because it can be misleading if you won’t know the actual meaning of them so always chose flowers wisely so that they can reflect your traits well. Companies like postal flower provide you the detailed knowledge of flower on their website so that your message will deliver to your loved ones with feelings.

  2. Thank you for your post and link back!

  3. Hello,

    These DIY flower pots are awesome!

    And thank you for including a page from my blog [DIY Moss]. I appreciate it!

    Have a good day! =)

  4. Very nice decoration. By doing some little innovative one can make unique DIY flowers pot shown as above.Thank you very much for sharing these wonderful ideas.


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