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| June 14, 2021

Beat long summer days with fun craft you can do with the kids and grandkids! We've pulled together 5 projects you can put together easily before July 4th!

| March 24, 2021

Looking to create your own outdoor living space but not sure where to start? Read and shop online for 6 Outdoor Essentials you'll want to enjoy some time outside this spring!

| March 16, 2021

Celebrating Easter with a small gathering of family? Make it extra special this year with easy and stylish decor ideas that can be put together quickly!

| February 10, 2021

Shop the blog post to find design inspiration in using lemons for your spring 2021 home décor!

| January 27, 2021

No more interrupted crafting sessions because you don't have what you need to finish! We've put together a list of craft supply essentials to have on hand so you can craft to your heart's content!

| January 12, 2021

Use stylish baskets and bins to contain snacks, plastic-ware, and pantry staples in your kitchen. These ideas are simple, and easy to implement in your 2021 organization journey.

| November 25, 2020

Find inspirational décor that reflects the reason we celebrate every year!

| November 12, 2020

Check out the latest at Carolina Pottery for Christmas décor theme - BLUE & SILVER!

| November 4, 2020

Have some fun this year with your decorating! Go all out with Grinch themed decorations!

| November 4, 2020

The farmhouse trend isn't going anywhere any time soon, which means it's perfectly acceptable to cover your home in vintage red truck Christmas things!

| October 29, 2020

Get inspired to bring the magic of a snow-dusted forest in your home this Christmas!

| October 22, 2020

Relive your childhood this Christmas with our Elf themed décor!

| October 15, 2020

Get the black and white look with buffalo check and green accents this season!

| August 26, 2020

Shop our seasonal décor selection to swap out summer! If Fall is your favorite, you won't want to miss this!

| March 24, 2020

Finding a new normal while you #stayhome is hard. But we've got your back! Read how you can make your home beautiful and keep your family from driving each other crazy while you're at it!

| March 11, 2020

Get a sneak peak at what is in stores now! We've got something for everyone, and every occasion this spring and we can't wait for you to see!

| March 4, 2020

Learn how to select and decorate your own console table with our furniture and home décor available at Carolina Pottery!

| February 14, 2020

At Carolina Pottery we try to keep our finger on the pulse of home decor trends as much as possible, and one of the things that will be making a BIG mark in home decor this year is Rustic Kitchen decor items! Let's learn more!

| February 14, 2020

Are you new to home decorating, or looking for some fresh inspiration for a space in your home that looks ‘blah?' Brass is getting a lot of attention in home decor these days, and it’s no wonder!

| February 12, 2020

This time of year can be difficult when it comes to decorating your home. After the glitz and sparkle of Christmas, and before the beauty of a green and colorful spring, winter means our homes may feel a little drab and boring, but we’ve got a fix for that!

| February 5, 2020

We’ve been thinking about spring almost as soon as Christmas was packed away last year! There’s just something about winter that makes us crave color and flowers, so we’ve put together a list of ideas to make spring come early in your home!

| January 20, 2020

It’s winter. Which in the south can mean it’s either snowing, or 75 degrees and sunny. But no matter the weather, we love this decorating trend that will be found in stores at Carolina Pottery!

| January 7, 2020

Want to incorporate the high-contrast decorating theme for your home this year? Click to read more and find out what we have in stores at Carolina Pottery to help you achieve this look!

| December 31, 2019

Tobacco baskets are a staple in the farmhouse decorating movement. Learn some creative ways to use them in your home decorating this new year!

| December 31, 2019

Pantone released its selection for 2020 and we couldn’t be more excited! Now is the time to pull some items together and start the year fresh with new color!

| December 3, 2019

Need a special centerpiece or decoration for your mantel? We have the cutest project just for you!

| December 3, 2019

Our 2019 Store tour with Julie Siomacco!

| November 27, 2019

You’re starting your list, you’re checking it twice, even listing the people who were a little naughty... We've got everything you need to check those names off!

| November 27, 2019

Watch as we add picks and an elf character to our lighted gift box to create a custom Christmas decoration in just a few minutes! Find all the supplies needed for this project and more at any of our four Carolina Pottery locations in the southeast!

| November 27, 2019

Watch as we create a snowman - shaped wreath decoration with three different sized greenery wreaths! Re-decorate this after Christmas for a winter decoration as well! Find everything you need for this project and more at any of our four Carolina Pottery locations in the South East!

| November 14, 2019

Take a peek at all the Christmas floral items we brought from all over to have in ONE PLACE just for you!

| November 12, 2019

Take a look at our tree decorated with gold, burlap, glitter, berries and faith based ornaments!

| November 12, 2019

Give your tree some character and a little bit of mischief with Santa's helpers this year!

| November 7, 2019

Learn how to add extra touches to a pre-made wreath found in our stores to make a gorgeous personalized Christmas wreath to hang up this season!

| November 1, 2019

Find everything you need to make a festive pine cone garland to decorate your home!

| September 6, 2019
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| January 9, 2019

In this tutorial we'll show you a how to make a Tic-Tac-Toe board and game pieces. All you need is a canvas, paints, paintbrushes, and some river rocks. This fun craft will be something your kids can enjoy all summer long!

| December 17, 2018
| December 5, 2018

In this tutorial we'll show you the secret behind a Carolina Pottery Christmas tree! We'll walk you through our method of how to decorate your Christmas tree in a BIG way! We'll use ornaments of all sizes and show you how to know where to put all your ornaments, no matter how big or small they are!

| December 5, 2018

In this tutorial we'll show you how to add a big beautiful tree topper the Carolina Pottery way! Add a big bow to the top of your tree for a classic look! Keep filling the top of your tree with picks of your choice to create a fuller over-the-top Christmas tree topper!

| December 5, 2018

In this tutorial we'll show you how to use ribbon decorate your Christmas tree. We have several different options of ways you can use ribbon to make your tree stand out!

| December 5, 2018

In this video we'll show you another options of how to add mesh to your Christmas tree! Instead of putting mesh straight up and down on your tree, move it around the tree at a diagonal. Be creative and have fun!

| December 5, 2018

In this DIY video, we show you one method of how to use deco mesh ribbon to decorate your Christmas tree! There are several ways to use mesh in your tree (look for our other videos to see more!), but in this video we show you how to add your deco mesh in straight, poofy lines down your tree.

| December 5, 2018

Fluffing a tree may look easy, but there is an art to it that can take your tree from looking "okay" to "fabulous!" Watch to learn!

| November 26, 2018
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| August 17, 2018

Create a hanging basket you can have out all year round! Watch our DIY video to learn how to assemble your own gorgeous basket that can hang on your front porch without having to worry about keeping a plant alive!

| August 9, 2018

In this tutorial, you'll learn how to create a wreath that will look good all year long! Get creative and pick out your favorite flowers or greenery to personalize your wreath. We've added our Betty Jean Bow to this wreath to balance out the design.

| July 20, 2018

In this tutorial we'll show you have to use Wrapfia raffia ribbon to tie a couple different types of bows. We'll also show you how to use regular curling ribbon using the same technique. Use as many colors as you'd like and remember, practice makes perfect!

| July 9, 2018

Looking for something other than a wreath for your front door? In this tutorial, we'll decorate a ladybug and butterfly as a fun afternoon DIY project! Add ribbon, flowers, and greenery to your ladybug or butterfly to create a beautiful piece to hang on your door!

| July 3, 2018

Every southerner loves a good monogram! In this tutorial you'll learn how to decorate your monogram door hanger! Get creative with flowers, ribbon, greenery and more! Follow our simple steps to upgrading your monogram hanger into a beautiful piece you'll be proud to show off!

| July 2, 2018
| June 27, 2018

Learn how to create your own picture frame out of a window frame and string! This is the perfect weekend project to add a personal touch to your home and give you and excuse to print those pictures out!

| June 12, 2018

Our wedding series continues! In this tutorial you'll learn how to create your own wedding corsage! We'll show you the difference in a traditional and modern style and help you know how to piece it all together.

| June 12, 2018

In this video you'll learn how to make a wedding boutonniere. Choose from a selection of flowers and greenery to match your wedding colors!

| June 11, 2018

Follow along to learn how to make your very own bouquet and keep in mind that the flowers can be switched out to create a custom look for your wedding!

| April 25, 2018

In this video, you'll learn how to tie a tulle bow! Pick one color or multiple to create a beautiful tulle bow for weddings, parties, wreaths, and more! Shop with us online or at one of our Carolina Pottery stores!

| April 17, 2018

In this video you'll learn how to create a mesh tubing bow. This bow is perfect to attach to your wreath or add to a present. Use as many colors as you'd like to match your theme and decor!

| April 12, 2018

In this DIY tutorial, we teach you how to create an Easter Bunny Hat! You can repurpose items you have already, one of your snowman hats, or shop one of our Easter hats!

| December 6, 2017

Create beautiful centerpieces for Christmas! In this tutorial we'll show you how to decorate lanterns for your home. Add bows, berries, greenery, ornaments, pine cones and more!

| November 21, 2017

In this tutorial, learn how to make a Christmas wreath for your front door! Learn how to combine two types of wreaths in a few simple steps! Don't forget to check out our tutorials on how to tie a bow to add to your wreath.

| November 17, 2017

Just in time for turkey day, here's a DIY tutorial on how to make a trimmer wreath for Thanksgiving! This would be the perfect wreath for your front door to welcome all of your guests on Thanksgiving Day!

| October 31, 2017
| October 24, 2017

In this DIY video tutorial, we show you how to make a simple greenery arrangement using minimal supplies and not requiring a great deal of skill. You can create a variety of different arrangements using this method, and use various types of greenery to achieve any look you want.

| October 19, 2017

Learn how to make a bow in two different methods using deco mesh! These make gorgeous and full-looking bows that make up quicker than ribbon bows when you need something fast that makes a statement!

| October 10, 2017

One of Carolina Pottery's favorite wreath to make is a "trimmer wreath" made with a grapevine wreath and mesh and bows. Learn how to make your own for any season or holiday you can think of!

| September 27, 2017

A stacked bow can be added to nearly any project, including a wreath or floral arrangement, or used by itself on a light post, flag pole, or even a gift!

| August 25, 2017

Make a beautiful DIY decorated grapevine ball with this tutorial by Carolina Pottery! These grapevine balls can be used to decorate your front porch, hung from trees in the yard, or even used inside!

| July 21, 2017

Learn how to make a cut deco mesh wreath for any season! The options are endless, and you may find this method a little addicting; once you make one, you'll want to make more!