DIY: Thanksgiving Pumpkin Centerpiece

Glitter N Glue pumpkin centerpiece DIYLooking for a way to dress up your Thanksgiving dinner table? Or maybe you need a hostess gift to show your appreciation for your love one inviting you into their home to eat up all their turkey ? I just love these festive flower arrangements. I mean who needs a vase when you have a pumpkin?Β  And what a clever way to dress up a boring store bought bouquet.

Glitter N Glue DIY Thanksgiving Pumpkin Centerpiece 2Fresh flowers + the mini white pumpkin I actually bought for Halloween. For this project you’ll also need a floral foam and a knife to carve your pumpkin.

Glitter N Glue DIY Thanksgiving Pumpkin Centerpiece 3First, cure out a cylinder of the floral foam and soak it in water.

Glitter N Glue DIY Thanksgiving Pumpkin Centerpiece 4While you’re foam is soaking, carve out the center of your pumpkin.

Glitter N Glue DIY Thanksgiving Pumpkin Centerpiece 5Trim your flowers to the appropriate length.

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Glitter N Glue DIY Thanksgiving Pumpkin Centerpiece 7Once your pumpkin is carved and your foam is soaked with water, place the foam into your pumpkin. You might have to trim it to fit. Then, arrange your flowers by sticking the stems directly into the floral foam.

Glitter N Glue DIY Thanksgiving Pumpkin Centerpiece 8

Glitter N Glue DIY Thanksgiving Pumpkin Centerpiece 9

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3 responses

  1. such a nice idea! looks gorgeous!

    November 26, 2013 at 10:48 am

  2. Lee

    Great idea!

    November 26, 2013 at 12:15 pm

  3. Pingback: DIY Thanksgiving-Inspired Pumpkin Vase! « Crazy Chic

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