St. Patrick’s Day is right around the corner, friends, and so is Spring!  YAY!!  Today, I’m so excited to join a few very talented ladies in sharing our antique crocks and how we decorate with our crocks for Spring, hosted by Cindy over at County Road 407.  I hope you’ll stop by and visit every one of them!  If you are joining me here today from Christy of Our Southern Home, welcome, and I am so very glad you stopped by.   Let’s Decorate!

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Antique Crocks

Right away, I knew I wanted to decorate my antique crocks with white tulips and greenery to incorporate Spring and Saint Patrick’s Day.  Simple whites and greens speak Irish to me, and throw in an antique crock, how could you go wrong?  So, where to begin?  First, I gathered the two crocks I inherited from my mother and a couple of other small crocks I had around the house.

White Tulips

I ordered two dozen white tulips from our local florist, as we don’t have many floral options here in Vermont in March…  No Trader Joe’s, can you believe that?  I was, however, able to purchase some greenery, baby breath, and daisies at our local supermarket, which would be the foundation for the floral bouquets I had in mind.

Antique Crocks & White Tulips

I filled a glass vase with water and placed it into the middle of one of the crocks.  Then started to fill it with the various greens and baby’s breath that I found in the floral section of our local supermarket.  Once I had the greens arranged in abundance, I added the white tulips one by one for 12 into each crock.

A Copper Penny

Once the tulips were arranged the way I liked, I added an old copper penny to the vase, which would keep the tulips from drooping. See and learn more in the post, How a Penny Can Keep Tulips From Drooping.

I hope you like how they came out, friends!

Antique Crock with White Tulips

You may also enjoy the Switch Up Your Vintage Spring Mantel with a Teacup DIY Today post.

Antique Crocks with White Tulips

Vintage Touches

I accentuated the antique crock centerpiece on the table with a few antique dishes, chargers, champagne flutes, and a few scattered white ceramic farm animals.

 Keeping in mind that Saint Patrick’s Day is right around the corner, I added a few sweater pillows and blankets to the chairs.

Antique Crocks with White Tulips

I also found and added a little brown crock filled with daisies to the collection of crocks on the table.

And a few old tin Sherbert bowls that I found thrifting.

Antique Crocks with White Tulips

You may also enjoy this Antique Crock Flower Display here.

And these 12+ Marvelous Ways to Decorate with Green in Home Decor.

Antique Crocks with White Tulips

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Antique Crocks & White Tulips

You may also enjoy the post, How to Grow Paperwhites Pretty in Green Stoneware For Saint Patrick’s Day.

Antique Crocks & White Tulips

Get more tulip decorating ideas in the 17 Simple Tulip Arrangements You Can Create Today post.

Antique Crocks with White Tulips

You may also enjoy the Bless Your Table with Irish Royal Tara China post.

Antique Crocks & White Tulips

I’m so glad you dropped by, and if you are new to my blog, welcome! I hope you enjoyed your visit with us here today at our Home in Vermont.

Be sure also to check out our Home in Coastal Maine, where we spend summers and weekends when we are craving a walk on the beach or a visit with old friends.

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Antique Crocks with White Tulips

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Next up on today’s blog hop is CoCo over at The Crowned Goat. You definitely don’t want to miss CoCo’s beautiful blog and antique crock ideas. She is so creative, friends!

And don’t forget to check out all the other wonderful bloggers joining me today in sharing their antique crocks! Links below!

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