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Sunday, April 14, 2013

Antique Pepsi Crate turned Succulent Plant Holder

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In a recent thrift shop adventure I came across this adorable Pepsi crate. I've been racking my brain trying to come up with a project for it. I think I finally found it.
I found a few antique books too!

I've also been looking for a project to incorporate a few succulent plants so I thought I'd merge the two together. Unfortunately the plants are too short for the crates. I cut a few boards down to elevate the plants.
I grabbed a few scrap pieces of wood and cut them down to size.
I was ready to go from there!
A quick, easy project.
Now I just need to get a few more plants.

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  1. I love this! How cute! Thanks for sharing at Pinworthy Projects.

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    1. Me too! I've been waiting forever for a fun project with them

  3. I love this idea. How fun and what a great way to think outside the box. I would love for you to link this up to my Inspire Me Tuesday party that is ongoing. - -

    This is definitely an inspiring idea. Hugs, marty

    1. Thanks Marty - headed over and linked up with your party. Thanks for the invite!

  4. I adore this idea!!! LOVE LOVE LOVE it! : ) Thanks for sharing with is being featured this morning : ) hugs...


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