Spring Decorating Ideas
Tulip Theme

Our spring decorating ideas tulip theme has been a popular decorating idea. The idea is to create a tulip theme on your porch.

Advertisements



Advertisements



Armed with a little craft paint, some fabric and light-weight wood, you can create colorful tulips to brighten your porch for spring and be the envy of your neighborhood.

We did three pillow toppers and two banners: One for the front door and one to go between the rockers. Everything is DIY, easy and cheap.


Decorate you porch for spring by painting a few simple tulips for pillows and banners.  No artistry required, just some passion and enthusiasm along with a little paint, fabric and lightweight wood.  So inexpensive and cheerful. Front Porch Ideas and More

This is not complicated. Really it isn't. You can create a tulip theme on your spring porch for next to nothing. It's fresh, upbeat and spring-like.


Spring Decorating Ideas Tulip

Tulip Pillow Toppers

A fresh spring decorating idea - tulips!

I painted the pillow toppers and sign above the rockers in a tulip theme. All with very basic materials. And you need not be an artist to do this for your own porch.

If you enjoy spring decorating on-the-cheap, let me share that I had everything I needed in my craft closet. And you might too.


A view from the other direction of our springtime porch - decorated in a tulip theme

Thought you would enjoy the view from the other direction of our spring porch.


Advertisements






Advertisements




Spring decorating idea: paint a tulip sign like this for your porch

A close-up for you to see the sign that hangs above our two rocking chairs on the front porch.

I started out with just painting the tulips and then got carried away by adding little colorful sprinkles to it.


Spring decorating idea: tulip pillow toppers

A close-up of the tulip pillow toppers. I had a yard of old calico fabric in my craft bin. It made for a nice background for painting the tulips.

Notice that they are not perfect by any stretch. But they are (1) colorful and (2) big. That way they can be seen nicely from the curb.


We planted colorful pansies and poppies in a pot in the corner of our porch

In the corner of our porch, we planted pansies and poppies in a cheerful purple pot. The deep oranges and purples are a sharp contrast to the barren woods that have not begun to blossom yet.

But it will only be a couple weeks and everything will turn beautiful springtime green.


Video: Our Spring Porch

I share how we made our tulip-themed porch

Spring Decorating Idea for the Front Door: Long Tulip Banner

Spring decorating idea close-up: paint a tulip banner for your front door!

I painted this simple cheerful tulip banner for our front door. It sets the tone for the entire porch for springtime.


Spring decorating idea: paint a tulip banner for your front door!

So easy to do with inexpensive acrylic craft paint and a small piece of masonite board (which is lightweight).

First, I painted the background a blue-gray color (paint from our bedroom). Then I drew a simple tulip on it in pencil. Next I filled in the outline with paint.

The nice thing about acrylics is that if you don't especially like the way something turns out, you can paint over the top of it.

Then I decided that I wanted to add a top and bottom border. So I painted a band of light turquoise on the top and bottom. After that dried, I created the "checkerboard" look using a stencil I had on hand.

To hang it, we just drilled two holes at the top and put wire through it.


Prevent the Banner from Warping

To prevent warping from moisture, Dave glued two skinny boards to the back of the banner Note: To prevent warping of our front door banner caused by moisture, Dave glued a couple skinny boards to the back of the board.


We Didn't Forget the Porch Swing

Spring decorating idea: add a tulip pillow to the porch swing

The 3rd tulip pillow went on our porch swing. It's a nice surprise to see it on that side of the wraparound porch.


Our spring porch decorated with a tulip theme

See our porch swing on the right? Kind of cute to have another tulip pillow.






Advertisements



Advertisements





The Amazon ads are our affiliate links. Thank you.

Comments

Our site is a labor of love. We appreciate your comments very much.


~~~ Signup for free porch tips in your in box. ~~~






Helpful Links

Shop Amazon for Porch /Garden
Aff link

Popular Pages




Please Join Us Here Also

Join us on Facebook for porch talk Join us on Pinterest Subscribe to get our updates. Thank you!



Our Sponsors

The Porch Store
Porch Store
Custom Porch Products



Shop for Porch Parts at Vintage Woodworks.
Vintage Woodworks
For Your Porch Parts



Screened porch windows at diyEzeBreeze.com
DIY Eze Breeze
Screen Porch Windows



Aluminum screen doors from PCA Products
PCA Products
Complement Any Home


End sponsor section






Copyright© 2008-2018
Front-Porch-Ideas-and-More.com.
All rights reserved.

Content and photos may not be reproduced
in any way without our written permission.

small rocking chair



Get up to 4 free local contractor estimates for work you need done
FIND A LOCAL CONTRACTOR
Search Our Site


Advertisements



Our Sponsors
Screened porch windows from DIY Eze Breeze
DIY Eze Breeze - Screen Porch Windows


Shop for Porch Parts at Vintage Woodworks.
Vintage Woodworks for Your Porch Parts


The Porch Store
Porch Store - Custom Porch Products


Aluminum screen doors from PCA Products
PCA Products Complement any Home




House Plans
See wonderful house plans that include porches.
Home Plans with Porches








Get Our Online Newsletter,
Front Porch Appeal

Learn more.

1-Enter Your Name


2-Enter Your Email


3-Click Button Below


You'll also receive
our free eBook.
Enjoy our back issues.





What's New
What is new or updated on our site
See Our Latest Updates




Porch Market
Enjoy browsing our Porch Market
Browse Our Porch Market




Get Our Porch Ideas Generator eBook
Front Porch Ideas Generator eBook
Ten Before & After Case Studies
Showing the Difference a Porch Makes!
Only $9.97




See Our Porch Illustrator eBook
Porch Illustrator Vol 1 & Vol 2 eBook
Over 300 Pages of Porch Illustrations
From Various Angles
Just $6.97




Porch Ideas Network
Porch Ideas Network
Listen to Our Podcasts
Plus Featured Builders and Landscapers





small rocking chair
We may earn a commission by referring you to some products on merchant sites. See our disclosure policy. Thank you.

Front Porch Designs Home | Return to Top
Contact Us | About Us | Advertise with Us | Search | Site Map
Media | Privacy Policy | Disclosure | Legal Notice | What's New

XML RSS   Add to My Yahoo!   Add to My MSN  
By Mary and Dave Morris, Copyright © 2008-2018 Front-Porch-Ideas-and-More.com. All rights reserved.
Content and photos may not be reproduced or copied in any way without our express written permission.

Page copy protected against web site content infringement by Copyscape