Rusty Springs Highlight Tea Cups as Floral Centerpieces

If you’re a tea party lover and/or hostess, then these unique tea cup centerpieces with rusty springs will provide a fun way to create a unique centerpiece for your table. You can cut the bed coils out of an old mattress and set them in water. Place the coils outside and let the weather rust the springs. Then buy some garland, dry your own flowers, and peruse garage sales and antique stores for unique tea cups. Here’s some samples and a lesson on how to make a rusty spring centerpiece. Just switch the nest for a tea cup tied with a ribbon.

I call this centerpiece “Colonial Rusty Spring Teacup Floral.” I found the tea cup and saucer at an antique store during one of my treasure hunting adventures. READ THE ENTIRE POST…


About JoDee Luna

“I’m lost in a love affair with portrait painting!” JoDee Luna confesses. This author, artist, and educator describes herself as a creative eclectic due to her diverse history, multiple talents, and various career pursuits. She enjoys a host of creative expressions: mixed media, mask making, floral designing, photography, sculpture, and gardening. JoDee believes the creative process infuses her with the courage to try on new artistic identities, take inspired risks, and explore imaginative ideas. She seeks to share her insights with others through her book, Refrain from the Identical: Insight and Inspiration for Creative Eclectics and website by the same name, Both provide helpful tips and inspiration for artistic multi-taskers, those who enjoy various forms of artistic expression.
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