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Considering my crazy love of chalkboard paint and the leftovers I have after this project, this project and also this one. I was smitten to stumble upon these sweet spring vases. I’m thinking they will be the perfect way to say “Thank you” for attending, at my next spring party.

To recreate: Save a handful of glass product jars and soak in hot water to remove labels easily. Tape off the top and bottom of your paint line and use colored chalkboard paint to fill in between. You can purchase chalkboard paint at your local hardware store or follow my homemade chalkboard paint tutorial for making it at home. Let your paint dry and remove tape before writing a sweet note of thanks!

PS. I just adore how these vases look with one simple stem in each, what pretty inspiration for this quickly coming spring!

blessings.

15 Comments

  • jenn
    January 19, 2011 at 10:37 am

    LOVE this idea! Super cute … and so easy.

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  • Lena
    January 19, 2011 at 11:29 am

    So sweet and charming! And those single flowers are absolutely perfect!

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  • Alessandra
    January 19, 2011 at 1:44 pm

    love this project!It is so funny and colorful!would be perfect for birthdays as well!

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  • Natasha
    January 19, 2011 at 4:20 pm

    Oh very springy yes! I like the single stem too, simple and pretty!

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  • erin
    January 19, 2011 at 7:32 pm

    I love this idea! Especially when there are pretty flowers inside those jars.

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  • [email protected]
    January 19, 2011 at 9:14 pm

    These vases make me ache for spring! I am definitely going to make some of these! Thanks for showing them off on your blog!

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  • Diana Mieczan
    January 20, 2011 at 4:32 am

    That is sucha wonderful idea:) I am going to give it a try too:) Love it
    Have a fantastic day,sweetie
    Kisses

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  • Camila F.
    January 20, 2011 at 6:11 am

    Such a pretty and simple idea! I would love to take those home with me after a lovely spring party!

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  • Charlotte
    January 20, 2011 at 3:31 pm

    Such a cute idea! I love anything chalkboard-y right now.

    Blue Skies,
    Charlotte xo

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  • Kelly
    January 22, 2011 at 8:31 am

    The color palette in this photo is great! I love the different colored chalkboard paint. Hope you are having fun at Alt!

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    May 16, 2011 at 11:05 pm

    […] An easy DIY project… just get chalkboard paint, jars and fill with fresh flowers then write whatever you want on them! Found on A Subtle Revelry. […]

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  • tiff
    April 22, 2012 at 7:05 am

    these are beautiful…and fun…and well just scream mothers day gifts for my students moms!!!! what i was wondering is do you use special chalkboard paint or does just the store bought brand work on glass?????

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  • Kristy Swain
    September 30, 2012 at 9:57 am

    I linked to your post in a post on my blog via your image! http://www.hypheninteriors.com/2012/09/20-things-you-can-paint.html

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