Floral Centerpiece using Fence Pickets and Dollar Store Bud Vases

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Here's how you can make your own floral centerpiece using dollar store bud vases and a fence picket or pallet wood board.  This step by step tutorial will show you the tools and steps needed to make this beautiful piece.

 

Why We Love This Project

Florals, greenery - it's the magic accessory of a home!  EVERY room needs at least one plant or floral. 

In this tutorial, we will show you how to take dollar store bud vases and a fence picket or pallet board, and turn it into a beautiful linear floral decor piece - ready for you to pick some buds or greenery!

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How to Build this Linear Bud Vase Holder

This project is easy to build -

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Cut the fence pickets with either a jigsaw, circular saw or a miter saw according to the cut list.  You can prestain the boards now, or finish later.

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Drill holes using a Forstner Bit for the florals to pass through

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Nail or staple the top to the two sides

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Nail or staple the bottom shelf to the sides.

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Ready for the bud vases!

 

Free Plans to Build Your Own Linear Wood Centerpiece for Bud Vases

Dimensions
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Dimensions of floral centerpiece holder

Preparation

Shopping List

3 Vase Holder 

  • 1 Cedar Fence Picket 6'
  • 1 1/5" forstner bit or hole saw
  • 1-1/4" brad nails
  • wood glue 
  • Top board is 15"
  • Bottom board 14" (leave bottom board flush to bottom or I put 1/2" spacers under to raise up a bit)
  • Side boards are 8" (adjust depending on jar or vase height)
  • Center of holes marked at 4"  and 7-1/2" and 11"

Small Single Vase Holder 

  • Top is "7"
  • Bottom is 6"
  • Sides are 8"
  • Hole marked in center of top board
Cut List

3 Vase Holder - cut from fence picket 

  • Top board is 15"
  • Bottom board 14" (leave bottom board flush to bottom or I put 1/2" spacers under to raise up a bit) - adjust if your boards are not 1/2" thick
  • Side boards are 8" (adjust depending on jar or vase height)

Small Single Vase Holder  - cut from fence picket

  • Top is "7"
  • Bottom is 6" - adjust if your boards are not 1/2" thick
  • Sides are 8"
Tools
Tape Measure
Speed Square
Pencil
Safety Glasses
Drill
Circular Saw
Brad Nailer
Drill Bit Set

Instructions

Step 1

Drill holes in the top board using a Forstner bit.

Step 2

Attach top to sides using brad nails and glue.

Step 3

Attach bottom to sides using brad nails and glue.

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