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DIY Fast and easy button flowers….

Hey Everyone! I’m Jennifer Zuri from Town and Country Living. Has it been a month already since I last shared a project here at Jennifer’s blog? Time flies while we’re enjoying this polar vortex here in Illinois. To help beat the cabin fever that was settling in, I ran out to the store and picked up a houseplant, and I don’t know if it was the weather affecting me or what, but I thought the cute little ivy could use some color … so I made colorful button flowers to brighten it up.

DIY button flowers via Town and Country LivingNow it looks fun and festive instead of ho-hum and ordinary.

Ivy HouseplantThis is what she used to look like … pretty and healthy, but nothing to write home about.

How to make button flowers via Town and Country LivingIt’s so easy to make these little button flowers. Cut a strip of 26 gauge florist wire and thread it up through one hole of stacked buttons, and then back down the other hole.

DIY Button Flowers via Town and Country LivingPull the wire taut, and then twist it underneath the bottom button.

Simply stick the wire stem into the pot and bend as needed.

How to make button flowers via Town and Country LivingI also dressed the pot in decorative scrapbook paper, and tied a rope bow around it.

DIY Button Flowers via Town and Country LivingYou can find colorful buttons in a craft or fabric store … or at your local thrift shop.

Button Flowers in an Ivy Houseplant via Town and Country LivingMaking button flowers is a fun and easy project and a quick way to add color in your home!

TCL Flourish

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6 Comments

  1. What a cute project!! This is one that could be done with children. And so cheerful for this time of year! Love it.

  2. Adorable project! I love the button flowers.
    A button flower necklance will be fantastic for a summer wardrobe.
    Its a great project for kids as well to make Mother’s Day gifts.

  3. These are so cute, what a creative idea. I’m not sure if you got my email or not. Just wanted to remind you that I really need your post for the Show Off & Inspire feature this friday. If you could get it to me asap I would really appreciate it. Hugs, Marty

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