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DIY DORM DECOR PART 4 – Succulent Garden

August 21, 2016 — by Courtney Steeves

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DIYLifestyle

DIY DORM DECOR PART 4 – Succulent Garden

August 21, 2016 — by Courtney Steeves

DIY dorm decor idea number four! This idea, in our opinion, is the perfect way to bring life into your new dorm room! Check out our succulent garden. Succulents require minimal conditions and minimal care. This makes them perfect for any dorm!

 

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What you’ll need:

1) Paint brushes

2) Paint

3) Pencil

4) Terra cotta pots

5) Potting Soil

6) Succulents

Get Started:

Step 1: Draw desired pattern onto terra cotta pot

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IMG_6540Step 2: Paint desired pattern onto terra cotta pot

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IMG_6549(Use painter’s tape to create desired pattern if needed)

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IMG_6598Step 3: Add a small amount of potting soil to terra cotta pot

IMG_6613Step 4: Take succulent out of its original pot and place into terra cotta pot

IMG_6637(We recommend using a washcloth if you are planting prickly succulents)

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IMG_6655Step 5: Add a small amount of potting soil around the succulent and pat it down

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IMG_6660Step 6: Water your new succulent and place it in the sunlight!

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IMG_6683How would you plant your new succulents?!

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