DIY: 4 Super Easy Steps – Terra-Cotta Patio Vase

Step # 1 – Sand off any rough, flaky places, making the surface as smooth as possible.

Step # 2 – With a moistened sponge, wipe on the joint compound giving the surface your desired texture. Let dry according to the directions before painting.

Step # 3 – After the compound is dry, sand to achieve the smooth or rough look you are going for. Either will look fantastic! πŸ‘ŒπŸ½

Take a break & smile for the camera 😎

Step # 4 – Spray paint & let dry!

Grab a glass of tea, fire up the grill & sit back to admire your new patio addition!

~ Domestic Chick

Repurpose those Empty Candle Jars

Please step away from the trash receptacle! Let me share a few ways to repurpose those lidded, glass beauties! This little DIY is so quick & easy. If I can swing it, you can definitely do it too! πŸ™‚ Don’t we all buy them? And, certainly we all love them! With any luck, I believe most of us plan to get more… yes?

So it seems wasteful to just throw them away when they’ve burned to the bottom. Well, I’m hoping this project video will inspire you to find a reason not trash them, but beautifully repurpose them! Take a look at these ideas…

Repurpose ideas:

  • matches by the fireplace
  • scrunchies
  • cotton balls, flossers, or q-tips
  • jewelry storage
  • spare change
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I would love to see what amazing ideas you come up with! Have fun & please comment & share what worked for you. πŸ™‚

~ Domestic Chick