DIY tip: Mother-in-law’s tongue with a touch of glamour

Bling and green are a perfect match

Mother-in-law’s tongue, Houseplant of the month of August, is a really easy plant. Reward its easy and positive attitude with a hint of glamour. This do-it-yourself tip with the Mother-in-law’s tongue in the leading role, will give your plant a sparkly edge and yourself an even better view, and just like the plant, this DIY tip is far from difficult. 

This is what you need:  

  • Small Mother-in-law’s tongue plants

  • The same amount of stone pots

  • Transparent glue

  • Copper  foil (you can buy these from an art shop)

  • Copper powder (you can also buy this from an art shop)

  • Brushes

DIY-tip: Vrouwentong met glamourtintje Mooiwatplantendoen.nlThis is how you make it

DIY-tip: Vrouwentong met glamourtintje Mooiwatplantendoen.nlStep 1

Cover the top edge of the plant pots with glue. Don’t forget the inside edge of the pots.

 

 

 

DIY-tip: Vrouwentong met glamourtintje Mooiwatplantendoen.nlStep 2

Stick a sheet of foil very carefully onto the edge of the pot.

 

 

 

 

DIY-tip: Vrouwentong met glamourtintje Mooiwatplantendoen.nlStep 3

Place the plants in the pots and apply a coat of copper powder and glue to the leaves. You only need to cover a few edges to get a cool effect. Place the Mother-in-law’s tongue plants together, for example on a nice tray, and let them sparkle exuberantly as a group.