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Flower Pot Ideas for Summer

Whether you’ve got a green thumb or not, you can certainly get some inspiration from flower pots to update your home outdoors for the summer season.

Flower pots always make a comeback in the summer months. Even if you’re not much of a gardener, it’s quite easy to plant a few seeds in a flower pot and see beautiful flowers and plants bloom.

A Front Porch Makeover

Make It on Monday featured these fun flower pots for a color front porch all your neighbors will be jealous of! If you’ve got lots of steps and a spacious front porch, spruce it up a bit with pretty décor to celebrate summer.

painted flower pots

See how you can take ordinary flower pots and paint them with them with unique colors and designs. We love how they painted each pot differently but they still complimented each other. Jazz up flower pots with an assortment of designs from stripes to polka dots. 

Hang Flower Pots on Your Front Door

Bees Knees Bungalow featured this terra cotta pot door wreath for a truly unique way to decorate your front door. She shows you how you can use simple wire frame for the base to hold up all of the pots in place.

flower pot summer wreath

Follow the tutorial and create a wreath that matches the look of your house. 

Hanging Flower Pots

Choosing the fabric of your choice, you can create a unique hanging decoration to match your home’s style.

fabric flower pot

Check out this idea here that uses fabrics as flower pots to showcase your plants outside. 

Chalkboard Flower Pots

What’s a craft project without chalkboard paint? A staple in the crafting world, use this paint to update flower pots like featured on Centsational Girl

chalkboard flower pot

By painting the flower pots with chalkboard paint, you can write special messages to greet guests with as they approach your front door. 

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