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« on: April 29, 2013 05:51:12 PM »


crafting doesn't get much simpler Smiley
I drilled some holes in the bottom of the pot part of this old and unused 'tea for one' set* which works really well, since the cup part acts as a drip tray to avoid mess Smiley

* I used a masonry drill and just went really slowly. I found using a standing drill easier than a hand held one - more control so I could go slower and avoid breaking the ceramic (actually, I'm not sure exactly what the pot is made of, I don't think it's porcelain)

This is my chilli plant. Her name is Dormouse. She seems happy in her new home, even if I didn't manage to replant her right in the middle of the pot  Grin
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« Reply #1 on: April 29, 2013 06:28:01 PM »

What a fun way to reuse a tea pot!  I love the colors - they're perfect for this spring.
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« Reply #2 on: April 30, 2013 04:05:25 AM »

Now thats just begging to be planted with a tea plant or a tea rose Smiley 
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« Reply #3 on: April 30, 2013 04:51:35 AM »

Now thats just begging to be planted with a tea plant or a tea rose Smiley 
Oh yes :-) that's a great idea
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« Reply #4 on: April 30, 2013 09:14:13 AM »

I love how cheery the tea set is, it looks great for spring. 
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