Decoupaged Flower Pot Crafts


Decoupaged Flower Pot Crafts

Flower pot crafts do not always have to look rustic. Watch this craft video to see how to decoupage terra cotta pots into clean, vintage decor.

Decoupaged Flower Pot Crafts
Decoupaged Flower Pot Crafts

Terra cotta pots are a lovely edition to any spring home or garden, but their clay red color does not always look at home in your space. Get the cheap convenience and flower growing-friendly design of terra cotta pot crafts with the style-ready look of decoupage ideas when you make these Decoupaged Flower Pot Crafts. Using old sewing patterns for a truly vintage look, this how to decoupage tutorial is a must-see for garden craft enthusiasts. Be sure to watch this free crafting video to find out how to decoupage on terra cotta. The surface is especially dry as it is unfinished and needs a lot of extra attention.

Estimated Cost$11-$20

Time to CompleteIn an evening

Primary TechniqueGardening


Project TypeMake a Project

Materials List

  • Vintage sewing patterns
  • Mod Podge
  • Foam brushes
  • Vintage Trim/Lace
  • Scissors


  1. Tear several pieces of the sewing patterns and begin decoupaging them to the flower pot.  Be sure to use decoupage on the top and bottom of each piece you add, adding several layers at a time.

  2. Allow the paper to fully dry.

  3. Tie a piece of lace around the top of the pot.

  4. Take several pieces of varying sizes of sewing patterns and tie another piece of thin lace into the middle, creating a bow.

  5. Attach the bow to the pot.

  6. Trim the bow down as needed to fit the size of the pot.

Why You'll Love This Gardening Craft

1. Personalize your space: Decoupaged Flower Pot Crafts allow you to customize the look of your terra cotta pots to match your home decor or garden theme. You can choose from a variety of materials to decoupage onto the pots, such as vintage sewing patterns, scrapbook paper, or even photos, adding a personal touch to your space.

2. Budget-friendly: Terra cotta pots are inexpensive and easy to find at any garden or craft store, making this project a budget-friendly way to update your home decor. By using materials you already have on hand, such as old magazines or fabric scraps, you can create beautiful decoupage designs without breaking the bank.

3. Creative outlet: Decoupaged Flower Pot Crafts offer a fun and creative outlet for craft enthusiasts. Experiment with different patterns, colors, and textures to create unique designs that reflect your personal style. Whether you're a beginner or an experienced crafter, this project is a great way to explore your artistic skills and have some fun in the process.

Your Recently Viewed Projects

Leave a Comment


Cancel Reply to Comment

Thanks for your comment. Don't forget to share!


Report Inappropriate Comment

Are you sure you would like to report this comment? It will be flagged for our moderators to take action.

Thank you for taking the time to improve the content on our site.

Close Window