How-to: Turn Enameled Pots Into Sunny Planters

The DIY experts at HGTV Magazine recreated this flea market find. Here’s how you can too.

How-to Turn Flea Market Finds Into Fresh Home Accessories

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Photo by: Philip Friedman/Studio D

Philip Friedman/Studio D

Materials Needed:

  • painter's tape

Step 1

Wash and dry the pots. Tape off the designs as shown using 1/2-inch electrical tape.

Step 2

Spray-paint the inside of the pots and let dry, then turn them over and paint the outside. Use tweezers to remove the tape while the paint is still wet. Let dry. Place plants inside.

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