Be Social!

facebook

houzz_icon pinterest_icon

FORGOT YOUR DETAILS?

Five Reasons Terrariums are a Spring Must-Have

by / Friday, 21 March 2014 / Published in Uncategorized

I absolutely love terrariums and I think spring is the best time to welcome them into the home. Here are five reasons to get some terrariums ASAP:

They’re Gorgeous 

Screen shot 2014-03-21 at 12.11.22 PM

Screen shot 2014-03-21 at 12.12.41 PM

Not only are terrariums gorgeous, but they can come in any shape, size, design or theme. If you type terrariums into Pinterest you’ll see just how beautiful and varied they can be.

They’re Easy to Care For

Terrariums recycle their moisture so they require very little attention. They only need to be watered when they dry up a little bit, which is typically just once every few weeks. When you water them, use something like a turkey baster so as not to overwater. 

You Can Dress Them Up 

Screen shot 2014-03-21 at 12.13.33 PM

Screen shot 2014-03-21 at 12.14.08 PM

Terrariums make good homes for cute figurines like the ones above. And don’t worry – a little animal or house won’t hurt the plant (just make sure it’s not too heavy).

They Make Great Centerpieces

Screen shot 2014-03-21 at 12.14.49 PM

Screen shot 2014-03-21 at 12.15.25 PM

The centerpieces above speak for themselves I think! Perhaps the best thing about terrariums is how varied they can be. Just look at all the different vases, bowls and jars they can come in.

They’re Easy to Make

Screen shot 2014-03-21 at 12.16.15 PM

Screen shot 2014-03-21 at 12.23.38 PM

Follow this link for super simple instructions to make the gorgeous terrariums above. All you need is a glass container, pebbles, soil, moss, plants of your choice, a potting shovel and some water.

Do you have any terrariums in your house? I’d love to see how you use them to decorate!

One Response to “Five Reasons Terrariums are a Spring Must-Have”

  1. […] accessories of all, and since succulents are really in right now (see my blog post from last month, Five Reasons Terrariums are a Spring Must-Have), why not use them to jazz up your relaxing outdoor […]

Leave a Reply

TOP