Friday, April 9, 2010

House plants

The semi ugly pot
my color
almost there
Tada Okay the ribbon is kind of wild
I have some houseplants that needed repotting. I like the nice expensive pots you know like the ceramic or the pretty glazed ones. Well, we all know I am thrifty. I buy the 2-3 dollar pot in the size I would like and then spray paint whatever color I choose. My outdoor pots I spray painted a copper color. What is so funny about this is that I have gotten a lot of compliments on my pots and everyone wants to know where I get them from. Ha! Ha!

16 comments:

  1. i am your newest follower from friday follow!
    i hope you can check out me sometime:
    greensubmarinediydesign.blogspot.com
    i can't wait to see what you post about next!

    ang

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  2. Love it! I'm addicted to spraypainting. Found you on new friend friday.

    Amy (www.ourdailyobsessions.blogspot.com)

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  3. I really love the finished pot and it looks so cute with the ribbon.

    I need to do some gardening but I might wait until next weekend...or the weekend after....

    Best wishes,
    Natasha.

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  4. I am not so talented when it comes to gardening but I have few orchids at the yard. ^_^

    Followed you from Friday Follow!!

    BIZMOMPH from Google Connect ^_^

    You can follow me back at: The Business Minded Mom

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  5. Hey! Great idea! I found your blog through FF. Hope you are having a great night! Maria

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  6. That's a really great idea, those same old, same old terra cotta colors get old quick and the colored ceramics can get pricey! thanks for sharing- thinking about colors now- and maybe a stenciled design...

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  7. Way to get things done. Looks great too.

    Happy Friday Follow!! I am a new follower and thank you kindly for joining us today. Wishing you an amazing weekend -

    ~ Lynn
    http://www.middayescapades.com

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  8. I love this!!! Very easy and it looks great! I have a tutorial on my blog for a Marie Antoinette pot. Come see it and Happy new friend Friday!
    I am following your blog now, come follow mine :)
    Gros bisous
    Frenchy

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  9. New paint give new life to almost everthing! I love the red! :)

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  10. What a fun way to change it up a bit! I love it! Thanks so much for sharing this idea with us at Sweet Charli! Hope to see you again next week!

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  11. Good job! Thank you for bringing your hodgepodge to my party! Hope to see you again.
    ~Gay~
    itsahodgepodgelife.blogspot.com

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  12. Stopping by a bit late from Follow Me Friday at Trendy Treehouse. I'm now following your blog! Hope you can come by and follow me back. :)

    http://tweepoppets.blogspot.com

    I have a couple giveaways going on right now - one is for a $10 shopping spree at the Sweet as Pie Creations Etsy shop, and the other is for a handmade greeting card, a $5 Starbucks gift card, and a surprise! I hope you'll come enter! :)

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  13. oh. okay. so I didn't know you had a craft blog....when you mentioned you had been trying to post every day....I was like...all I have is the deo story. Had to do a little bit of investigating!! love it! Love the desk chair ground thing. brilliant!

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  14. That looks awesome. Thanks so much for posting this on Favorite Things Friday!

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  15. Very cute. I love the transformation! Thanks for sharing at 'Look at me, I'm SO Crafty!' at Fun to Craft.

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  16. What a beautiful makeover- I love bright colors. I found some really cute bright colored planters at a local dollar store a few weeks ago (it's one of those places where most stuff is $1, but not all- I was thankful the ones I found were!). I bought 4 in different colors to put out on my front porch this summer!

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