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Cheap n’ Easy Vase revamp.

I made a trip to Ikea last week and was struck by this cool “OVÄNTAD” vase that was on sale for $2.99. I could not resist. I loved the shape–and even liked the color–but it was just a bit to bland for the Jungalow. So I took the leftover Duct tape from my lamp project, and cut out strips with pointed tips (this time using a craft knife), and covered the entire vase in duct tape, layer by layer. The revamp took about 20 minutes and the colors really pop. For $3 I think that these would make fun, affordable vases for centerpieces for parties–customizable with your party colors–yes? The possibilities are endless!

Alternative Text Justina Blakeney

Designer, artist, stylist & mama. Founder and CCO at The Jungalow. Crazy for color, pattern and plants!

7 responses to “Cheap n’ Easy Vase revamp.”

  1. Katharina says:

    Fun fact: Oväntad means unexpected in Swedish!

  2. sooo easy, you astound me with your endless creativity – I think you are my new girl crush!

    sar x

  3. Jo says:

    such a great idea! I love it!

  4. […] cut into zig-zag strips, around the vessel for a cheap and easy revamp. Find instructions at “Justina […]

  5. nooo says:

    instructions are rubbish and the vase is stupid

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