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Lavender room freshener

It’s easy to create this simple room freshener with a little bit of help from Resene.

How to make a lavender room freshener

Resene art with Mark Rayner - Project 102

Difficulty level: Easy

You will need:

  • Clean damp cloth
  • Glass jar
  • Lavender
  • Paintbrushes
  • Secateurs
 

To get the look: Mark painted the background wall with Resene SpaceCote Flat tinted to Resene China Ivory.

Other ideas: For a soft green effect use Resene testpots of Resene Anise, Resene Dell, Resene Dingley and Resene Koru.

Step 1
Step one
Clean the glass jar with a damp cloth and allow to dry.
Step 2
Step two
Apply random spots of Resene Sebedee to the inside of the jar and allow to dry.
Step 3
Step three
Apply random spots of Resene Kamikaze to the inside of the jar and allow to dry.
Step 4
Step four
Apply random spots of Resene Japonica to the inside of the jar and allow to dry.
Step 5
Step five
Apply smaller random spots of Resene Wax Flower to the inside of the jar and allow to dry.
Step 6
Step six
Paint the inside of the jar with one coat of Resene Half Alabaster and allow to dry.
Step 7
Step seven
Paint the inside of the jar with a second coat of Resene Half Alabaster and allow to dry.
Step 8
Step eight
Clip a woody sprig of lavender and place inside the jar.

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