Eco-bonbonnieres in pots


Everyone loves to receive gifts, but it is also nice to give them. At the wedding celebration, the bride and groom receive gifts, however, according to tradition, it is customary to give guests a return gift. With the help of bonbonnieres, you can express your gratitude for the fact that your guests have come to your holiday. Bonbonnieres from the wedding will delight guests for a long time and leave pleasant memories of your amazing wedding.

You do not have to buy expensive souvenirs at the store. You can make bonbonnieres from the simplest materials. You can read about how to surprise guests with a pleasant surprise on the wedding portal

Miniature stone rose pots look very cute and, at the same time, elegant. A small pot with a plant is what you need to cheer up and create a spring atmosphere. Such a gift is unobtrusive and simple. If there is no place for a plant in the apartment, you can always move it to the balcony or transport it to the cottage. The stone rose is unpretentious and feels great even in the fresh air, especially in the spring and summer. You will not spend much effort and time on making such cute bonbonnieres with your own hands. Moreover, pots with a plant will become quite a budget option, even if you need to make more than 100 gifts.

Potted bonbonnieres
Beautiful souvenirs

Materials and tools:

  • paper pots;
  • acrylic paints;
  • brush;
  • cardboard;
  • scissors;
  • glue;
  • stamp with the inscription «Thank you» (optional);
  • land;
  • plants (stone rose).


: 30 minutes.

Detailed instructions:

Plants for your bonbonnieres you can order in advance on the Internet or purchase in a garden store. As for the capacity for the plant, you can use clay pots, but we use a more budget option - paper. Such pots can be beautifully painted with acrylic paints..

We will prepare the materials

So, the first thing to do is paint our paper pots for plants. You can come up with completely different designs: stripes, polka dots or waves. You can completely color the pots or create a colorful picture. After staining, allow the pots to dry a little..

Color pots

Take a bag of earth and fill your pots in 2/3. You can also take the land from plastic containers in which you purchase plants. Gently plant a stone rose in the ground. Sprinkle a little soil on top and compact it so that the plant is fixed in the ground.

Pour the earth into pots
Plant a stone rose

Print on the cardboard the desired number of labels «Thank you». This can be done either with a stamp, or you just need to print the number of labels using a printer. Cut the inscriptions, leaving a few millimeters of cardboard at the edges of the inscription. Using glue (it is also convenient to use a glue gun), glue the labels on paper pots. Finally, add a small piece of cardboard with the name of the guest to the pot. Potted bonbonnieres are ready!

Cut the inscriptions
Glue the inscriptions to the pots
Add a guest name card
Bonbonnieres are ready
Beautiful bonbonnieres

Application options

Charming potted bonbonnieres will be a great gift for both adults and children. In addition, this idea can be used for banquet cards, and for wedding table numbers.

You can choose all kinds of designs for pots using various materials and textures. Wooden tubs and clay pots look beautiful. You do not have to plant a stone rose in ordinary land. You can sprinkle the ground with small stones on top to make the design even more interesting. Such plants look very funny if you plant them in metal mini-buckets.

Eco-accessories will definitely create «sunny» the mood at your wedding, especially considering that the bride herself made them!

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At you will find many wonderful workshops on creating fun bonbonnieres!