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Plant Container

 
     
  
 








 
Materials Needed:
Aleene's Tacky Glue
Crochet Cotton (Variegated if you want stripes)
Plastic lid from chocolate syrup bottle
Paper piercing tool or needle
 
Approximate time to complete this project: 30 minutes  

 

 
 





Step#1 - Use the paper piercing tool to poke a hole in the center of the bottom.   
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
   
 
 
 
Step#2 - Thread the crochet cotton through the hole and tie a knot on the end. Pull thread so knot is secure to lid.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 



 
Step#3 - Smear some Tacky glue on outside bottom of lid. 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Step#4 - Using Paper piercing tool start to wind thread in circle adding more glue as needed. Press thread flat with paper piercing tool or the tip of your finger.
 
 
 
 
 




 
  
Step#5 - Wipe away any excess glue. Keep thread lose, but close together so there won't be any gaps. 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 






 
 View of finished container. 
 
 

 Try using different sized lids and different colors of  threads to create a whole range of plant containers.  Enjoy!


 


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