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Alternative Botanical Flower Pumpkins

Botanical flower pumpkins are a safer (and less messy) alternative to pumpkin carving for all the family.

A pumpkin decorated with dried flowers
Botanical Flower Pumpkin

Start by assembling your supplies. You will need:

  • dried flowers - I had some left over from this fun Easter craft (you can find instructions on how to press your flowers in the blog here), but it takes about a week to dry your own. If you don't have time to do this, you can buy pre-pressed flowers.

  • Mod Podge or PVA glue

  • brush to apply Mod Podge or glue

  • pumpkin

Dried flowers on a sheet of newspaper
Dried flowers

Using the brush, apply glue on your pumpkin and stick on the flowers in any way you choose. Unleash your creative side!

A brush applies glue to a pumpkin
Gluing on your dried flowers

Leave to dry for about 12 hours to allow the PVA glue/Mod Podge to clear. Simple!

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