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DIY - Making a cute Cacti plant pot

Little Prick, cute cacti plant pot

Recently I have ventured into sharing home makeover posts, but this is my first DIY post, so do bare with me, and I hope you like it.

For my first DIY post I'm going to show you how I made this cute/funny cacti pot, just in case you want to make one to, it would make a great gift or just look quirky in your home.

DIY making a cute cacti pot

The best bit is it costs next to nothing to make and I picked everything up from my local Wilco

Step one

DIY how to make a cute cacti pot

You will, a terracotta plant pot, tester pot of paint, pva glue, string/twine, paint brushes and sharpie pen.

Step two

DIY how to make a cute cacti pot

Paint the plant pot with the white paint and allow to dry completely, I only needed one coat but it will depend on the paint you use. 

Step three

DIY how to make a cute cacti pot

Paint pva glue around the rim of the pot, then carefully wrap the string around the pot until the rim is covered, cut off the string then paint the area with more pva to seal it.

Step four

DIY how to make a cute cacti pot

Write the words on the front of the pot in pencil, once happy go over in a black sharpie pen. I went for "Little Prick" but you can write whatever you want.

Step five

DIY how to make a cute cacti pot

Pop your plant inside, and find the perfect spot in your home.

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  1. This is such a cute idea! xoxo

  2. Love it :)

    Gemma x

  3. Oh girl, you are my one of top inspiration! Such a great post!

    Alexandra Udinov
    How to Get Perfect Eye Catching Colored-Eyeliner


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