My Flowers Have Been Framed

For what?

For being pretty? For being pink? For being happy and summery?

Yes! Yes! And… yes!

I framed these petunias myself!

How to make outdoor flower art with a framed planter

I was inspired by this post by Carlene over at Organized Clutter. She has so many great garden decor ideas. Thanks for the inspiration Carlene!

Here’s what the $3 frame and $1 planter looked like before I got my hands on them.


How to Frame a Flower Planter

Here are my little helpers.

Just paint, plant the flowers and hang!

How to Frame a Flower Planter

I have to give my hubby John credit for the yellow frame colour. It was his suggestion, and I just love it. The planter is a fabulous turquoise.


Don’t forget to pin it!

How to make outdoor flower art with a framed planter

Frame some flowers somewhere today…and smile!

Thanks so much for reading, and until next time…

keep on keepin’ on!



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  1. Talk about personifying summer Tuula – how gorgeous!!!!!!!!
    Carlene's an inspiration to us all isn't she???

  2. Hi Tuula! I love your framed flowers and the colors are fantastic together 🙂


  3. What a fabulous new way for container gardening! Love it!

  4. Stunning! Love Petunias myself and always plant them in Spring {which is in a few weeks in SA!} – thanks for sharing this beautiful idea 🙂

  5. omigosh, I love that yellow too!! Beautiful display, what shade of yellow is that please? I really want to pick some up.

  6. I never would have though to frame my flowers. I have plenty of extra frames, I should do this. It's brilliant. I love that your husband suggested yellow. It's a bright and happy choice to go along with your beautiful flowers.

  7. Cute!! Love the bright colors you chose. Your garden will look very happy 🙂

  8. Love this garden decor idea. A great addition to any garden or patio.

  9. Suzanne of Simply Suzannes at Home

    What a great idea!!!
    I have a large wall in my patio that has been longing for something pretty to happen to it, and your post gave me a brilliant idea!
    Thank you so much for sharing,

  10. It came out great! Visiting today from Raising Imperfection. 🙂

  11. SUCH a cool idea. We are always looking for funky plants/flowers/garden ideas. This might take the cake.

  12. OH! MY! GOODNESS!!! I absolutely LOVE this. And am trying to figure out where I could add something like this outside. Love the colors too….happen to be my favorites 🙂
    Visiting from Inspiration Café this morning.

  13. Thank you so much for being a co-host with us this past Sunday!

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