Flower pots do it yourself

It would seem, what could be simpler than an ordinary flower pot? In the meantime, this container intended for growing flowers may become beautiful decor. However, truly stylish and beautiful flower pots, as a rule, are very expensive. But what prevents you from creating your own small works of art? In decorating pots, you can use almost any materials and various techniques.

Bead decorating flower pots

One of the easiest ways to improve on a flower pot that has fallen into your hands,- sticking beads to it, beautiful and interesting buttons, as well as seashells. If you have a lot of material, you can combine them, for example, by color. It looks very impressive selection of decorations in the tone of the main color of the pot. Most beautiful this move looks on simple clay pots. To glue it easier, get a glue gun. Thanks to him, it will be easier for you to connect small parts with the surface. You can form various patterns and patterns. Unleash your imagination and realize your creative ideas that have long been accumulated in the brain.

Decorating flower pots with a cloth

To do this, you will need ordinary terracotta pots, scissors, pencil, paper to create patterns, a wide brush, PVA glue, cloth, a sharp knife and a thickener made from PVA glue diluted with water in a ratio of two to one.

To create a pattern, draw a vertical line on the surface of the pot, then lay it sideways on the paper so that the line you draw coincides with the edge of the sheet. Now roll the pot on a sheet of paper, while noting the borders of the pot at the top and bottom. Add two centimeters as an allowance so that you can bend the fabric later. Pattern must be cut. Cover the pot with a thin layer of thickener. The thickener will function as a primer and help the fabric to consolidate on the surface. Primed pot should be dry. On the front side of the material you chose, put the pattern and cut the material along it. Place the obtained piece of cloth on a flat dish and pour a little thickener on top. Spread the thickener on the surface of the fabric with a brush. Then take the cloth and hold it over the dish until excess liquid is drained. Squeeze the fabric is not worth it, otherwise, it will be dented, and your pot will look sloppy.

Next, you just need to wrap the cloth around the pot. Make it necessary to gently, slightly smoothing the fabric so that it lies exactly. Special attention must be paid to the edges of the pot. The fabric allowances need to be trimmed, make cuts on them at regular intervals. Then, bend the allowances over the top edge of the pot.

Similarly, you need to do with the lower edge of our product. The main thing is that you don’t forget that you don’t need to close the hole in the bottom. If the fabric does not adhere well to the pot, you can use some PVA glue for better fixation.

You can decorate such textile pots with anything. For example, you can make a bow on it or plant an artificial butterfly. You do it yourself, so everything depends solely on your imagination and your preferences.

See also:How to decorate a flower pot with your own hands?

As you can see, creating beautiful, original and original products for the growth of your favorite indoor flowers does not take much time. But it helps you gain experience, allows you to realize your creative potential and gives a flight of fancy!

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