21 Magnificent Ideas for Potted Mums
10 Ideas for Potted Mums Use Items You Already Have As Pots
Carve Out a Mumkin
Use Wicker Baskets
If you have old wicker baskets gathering dust, use them for a charming fall arrangement.
Wrap Them in Burlap
For a rustic look that can work on the table or the front porch, wrap potted mums in burlap.
Put Them in an Urn Outside
The easiest way to bring your porch into fall is placing a potted mum in a large urn.
Get Out the Silver
A large silver urn or pitcher with mums makes a pretty fall centerpiece fit for company.
Line a Walkway
Line a walkway with monochrome mums for an autumn entrance.
Use Items You Already Have As Pots
Even something as simple as a bucket makes a cute home for potted mums.
Personalize with Chalk Paint
Whether you go with a mumkin or a regular pot, personalize it with chalk paint.
Add a Pop of Color
Mums are a great way to bring vibrant fall colors into a neutral home.
Your favorite blue and white china contrasts with the fall colors of mums for a bright and fun centerpiece.
Surround Them with Pumpkins
Fill in extra urn space around potted mums with mini pumpkins and gourds.
Add Them to a Fall Window Box
Overflow your window box with fall essentials like mums and pumpkins.
Add height to a round display of mums with willow branches or tall grasses like maiden grass.
Help Fall Guests Find Your House
Use your potted mums as a creative way to display your house number. Get the tutorial here.
Vary Colors and Pots
Fall colors work well together, so don’t be afraid to mix and match the colors of your mums and the pots they’re in.
Hang Them Up
Potted mums don’t just belong on the front steps. Get the DIY tutorial for these hanging baskets here.
Decorate with Unexpected Colors
Who says sky blue can’t be used in a fall arrangement? Go beyond orange and yellow with unexpected container colors.
Wrap Them in Fabric and Gift Them
Wrap potted mums in any spare fabric you have and give the easiest hostess gift you’ve ever given.
Make Simple Arrangements for a Shower
Mums are an easy and affordable way to add color to a buffet or dessert table at a shower.
Create a Cozy Fall Fireplace
Welcome Fall Inside
Mums don’t have to stay on the front porch—bring them inside with an entryway arrangement.