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Recycled Yogurt Container Herb Pots

Prep Time15 mins
Crafting Time2 hrs
Total Time2 hrs 15 mins


  • 3 recycled plastic yogurt cups
  • Craft Smart Matte Varnish
  • Tools: sandpaper paintbrush

Craft Smart paint:

  • Holiday Red
  • Plum
  • Dark Blue
  • White


  • Wash and remove labels and glue from yogurt cups. Dry and light sand the surface to knock off any coating.
  • Paint each yogurt cup a different base color, one each Holiday Red, Plum and Dark Blue. Repeat for a second and third coat if needed.
  • Use the handle end of a paintbrush to dot White onto each cup forming an “X”, an “O” and a heart shape.
  • Apply a coat of varnish.