DIY: upcycle old objects into vases

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Don't we all have an attic or storage room full of junk? Chances are, there are gems waiting to be found. Upcycle discarded objects such as bags, buckets and milk cans into hip, happening vases. Not only will it save you money, it's also totally in keeping with the Bright & Breezy style trend. Here's how to do it.  

DIY: upcycle oude objecten tot vaas
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You will need

  • Second hand objects (such as a bag, bucket or milk can)
  • Paint or spray paint in bright colours
  • Stickers
  • Plastic bag
  • Beautiful flowers to fill your new vase with


Found something to work with? Paint an old black bag with textile or leather paint in a cheerful colour. On the inside, attach a plastic bag and fill it with water, to hydrate your flowers. Why not spray paint a milk can in one bright colour and then decorate it with a nice print, or stick cheerfully-coloured fruit stickers onto a bucket? 

DIY: upcycle oude objecten tot vaas


Got the taste for colour and keen to give your home a cheerful party atmosphere? Check out the Bright & Breezy style trend and get cracking. Be inspired by this season, with all its delicious food and fun DIYs. Need more inspiration? Follow us on FacebookPinterest and Instagram and share your floral creations with the hashtag #funnyhowflowersdothat.