Tips for Bringing Greenery Into Your Home
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If you’re longing for spring in the midst of this cold winter weather, you may want to bring a little “greenery” into your home. Greenery the Pantone color of the year that is! Pantone calls it “A refreshing and revitalizing shade, Greenery is symbolic of new beginnings.”
Here are some simple ways to incorporate Greenery into your decor. You can find all these great craft and decor products at Ben Franklin Crafts and Frames in Kirkland.
Tips for Incorporating Greenery
1, Mix shades of Greenery with other green tones.
2. Earthy textures like wood grain make a great backdrop for this color.
3. Greenery looks great with metallics like gold.
4. White is a crisp contrast.
5. Combine dark reds and corals with Greenery for a pretty punch of color.
Cute Coffee Mugs
Supplies: green mugs, vinyl words “inspire” and “laugh,” and checkered napkins.
Directions: Follow package interactions to apply vinyl to mugs. Add napkins.
Flower Power Mason Jar Vase
Supplies: green quart size Ball Canning Mason Jar, green adhesive crystals, white vinyl flowers from Vinyl Words and faux flower circle from Darice Crafts.
Following package instructions, add flowers.
Place crystals in the center of the flowers.
Add floral circle to vase.
Greenery Candy Cup
Supplies: Cosmo Cricket CeramChic cup, DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint in Leprechaun, masking tape and a paintbrush.
Place masking tape around edge of gold part of cup.
Paint the ceramic area in Leprechaun green.
Faux Jadite Flower Arrangement
Supplies: Faux Jadite vase, faux coral flowers and fern picks/
Simply add picks to the vase.
Beachy Succulent Decor
Supplies: Faux driftwood, 4-5 faux succulents.
Directions: Gently bend the stems of the faux succulents and add them to the driftwood.
Green Hued Candles
Supplies: Green candle holders and candles.
Arrange some green hued candle holders together to add a pop of color to any space.
Botanical Mason Jar
Supplies: Quart sized mason jar, DecoArt Americana Multi Surface Paint in Apple Green, Woodland Green and Coffee Bean, adhesive stencils.
Adhere stencils and paint jar.
Faux Succulent Craft
Supplies: wood, faux succulents, moss and hot glue
Directions: Use hot glue to add moss and faux succulents to wood.
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