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Unconventional Flower Displays for Spring

One of the best ways to get into the springtime mood is to set fresh flowers around your house while you wait for your garden to grow. Why not get a little more experimental than just placing your flowers in a glass vase?

Check out these unconventional DIY ways to display fresh flowers around your house this spring!

1. Curved popsicle stick vase

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The Cheese Thief teaches you the steps for making a case that not only looks awesome because of the curving wood, but can also be customized with secret messages!

2. Paintbrush vase

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This paintbrush vase from Country Living is the perfect way to combine your excitement about the coming spring with your love of art!

 3. Tea set vase


The Cottage Market gives you the steps for making this absolutely gorgeous tiered flower display from a new or vintage tea set!

4. Beer bottle flowers

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Reclaim your empty beer bottles for art! Wash them out, paint the bottles and their boxes with a colour scheme you like, and pop in some fresh flowers! Check out how it’s done on Brit + Co.

5. Concrete flower bottles

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Brit + Co. shows you how to turn regular glass bottles into these amazing reclaimed cement bottle vases.

6. Copper coil vase

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These gorgeously industrial copper coil sculptures are perfect for holding thing glass vases in an interesting, eye-catching way. Check out the instructions on Design Sponge.

7. 3D printed washi tape vases

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Okay, so you might not have access to a 3D printer, but awesomely shaped vases are easy to find in budget friendly stores or online! Customize their angles and lines with patterned washi tape for a fun, modern effect, just like Brit + Co. did.

8. Woven rope vase

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Style Me Pretty gives you a great step by step guide to making this unique woven rope vase. They even include illustrations so you can see exactly how it’s done.

9. Paper bag vase

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Who knew a simple paper bag could be turned into such a gorgeous decorative piece? A Bubbly Life did!

10. Ombre painted bottles

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Kate’s Creative Space shows you how gorgeous a bit of ombre paint shading a simple glass bottle can be when it comes to flower display!

11. Faceted Vase


This amazingly simple vase by Oh Happy day can be made with their template, a pencil and ruler, and some cardstock!

12. Floppy disc vase

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Brit + Co. Shows you how much fun upcycling vintage technology for decor purposes can be with this rad floppy disc flower pots!

13. Gold accent cactus planters

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Square cactus planters are easy to find and could really be used for any type of plant or flower! Try painting metallic gold accents all over them like Brit + Co. did.

14. Metallic mason jar vases

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Saving your jam jars is the first step in a perfect springtime project! Brit + Co. show you how to transform them into vases using metallic paint.

15. Paint marker vases

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Sometimes it’s a little easier to get fine details and patterns onto a ceramic vase using pointed markers rather than a paint brush. Brit + Co. shows you how to get the job done with paint markets that won’t simply rub off!

Do you have other DIY vase ideas that you don’t see here? Tell us about your projects in the comments!