Home Improvement

Even Pots Need a Makeover!

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When we moved into our house, the previous owners left these great black pedestal flower pots! They are very pretty and stately, but they were this flat black color, and I felt they needed a little updating to pop against our brick house. Chalk paint to the rescue!

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I used Annie Sloan French Linen as my base coat…a pretty light coat! Then I dry brushed with Annie Sloan Old Ochre. The black still bled through so I re-applied both of those coats, and it looked great! These pots had so many ridges that the white picked up that movement so well!

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Then it was time to plant, and I think they turned out so well! I love how easy chalk paint can transform even the smallest projects!

 

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