How to Turn a Thrift Store Candlestick into Garden Art

Hi everyone!

As you most know, we are in the middle of our crazy season with our business DTL Herbs. So, doing a lot of fun things around home is not top priority. so, I thought I would not bombard you with farming posts and share a fun little redo of a thrift store find!

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I really try to think outside the box when I go thrifting. And when I saw this candle stick at the thrift store for $1.00 for whatever weird reason, my mind thought Garden Art!

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I would never have bought this to use as it’s intended purpose. Just not my style. However, painted with some fun bright colored flower pots, I would use it for garden art!

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I went through my stash  of spray paint and decided on the bright cheery yellow. I did two coats of spray paint on it.

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I found this happy ceramic pots at Michaels for 50% off. And knowing they were too small to plant real flowers in, I grabbed some 50% off cheery faux flowers to add to the pots.

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I used some Gorilla Glue and attached the pots to the candle sticks and then took a piece of green styrofoam and glued it inside the pots and poked the flowers in to the foam.

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Now there is something fun and bright as you walk up to our front door. Super easy and pretty thrifty, this was a fun project!

Candlestick Redo into Garden Art

Thanks for stopping by and have a wonderful day!

7 comments :

  1. This is super cute. A great addition to any yard.

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  2. Very cute! I think you could fit some portulaca in those little pots. Very easy care.

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  3. Cute idea...bet you could put some live ivy in those cute little pots.

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  4. That's a really fun idea. I may try something like that with a piece I have! Blessings, Cindy

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  5. I love this idea! Thanks for sharing. Hugs and blessings, Cindy

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  6. As I have a lot of greenery in front of the house this is a great idea. and it can be changed for the holidays without much trouble. thanks

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  7. This is just way too cute!!! Love it, it made me smile!!!

    Cynthia

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