Dollar Store Block Carrot Picks for Plants

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by Homeroad
4 Materials
$3
30 Minutes
Easy

Here's a simple project using Dollar Tree stacking blocks to decorate a vase of flowers or plants for Easter.



This project uses the stacking blocks from Dollar Tree.


They are similar to the Jenga blocks I've used for many projects but smaller.


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I began by gluing 6 blocks together in the shape of a carrot and one block across the top.




I used hot glue to glue the blocks together.


On the top I drilled a small hole to add a sprig of greenery.



Any kind of greenery will look adorable growing out of the top.




Orange craft paint and a dry brush gave me the distressed look I was after.




I used a fine grit sandpaper to sand the edges of the blocks.

I added a wooden skewer to the back of the carrot with hot glue and it was ready to stick in a plant.




Add the carrot to a vase of flowers for a cute decorative look for Easter.


Give a bouquet of flowers with a carrot pick for an added little gift!




You can make several carrots from one dollar box of blocks!






Leave off the skewer and you can fill a bowl or a tiered tray with wooden carrots too.




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