DIY Watering Can Flower Pot

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Today I am sharing a quick and easy way to create a DIY flower pot. Need a fun element to add to your front door or entry, a watering can is a perfect planter! If you don’t love the color of your existing watering can you can spray paint it. Just be sure to use outdoor spray paint if  your planter is outside.

DIY flower pot watering can

DIY watering can flower pot

This is super easy and can be done with just about any container.

DIY watering can flower pot

Using a drill bit, drill drainage holes in the bottom.

DIY watering can flower pot

Choose your favorite flower and you are done!

DIY watering can flower pot

You can plant the soil inside the flower pot or just simply plop it inside like I did.

DIY watering can flower pot

It looks great in our foyer and I love the fall wreath as a base.

The complimentary sunflower and fall grass wreath from Wayfair was the perfect size, almost like it was meant for this flower pot. I love when that happens! Be sure to check back tomorrow morning because the Finding Fall Home Tour starts with 20+ bloggers plus Better Homes and Gardens. Our fall home tour will be up tomorrow first thing, see you then!

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    1. Thanks Ashely! Finally we are full of mums and pumpkins in this neck of the woods! 🙂

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