To Top

Potpourri Pie

This a pie that not only smells great, but looks great too. Muslin is cut to look like pie dough, potpourri is the the filling and more muslin for that open looking pie. You can even bake this one too!


Approximate Time: 40 minutes


  • 9 inch pie tin
  • glue gun and sticks
  • potpourri
  • cinnamon
  • muslin
  • scissors
  • pinking shears


  1. Cut the muslin strip 24 inches by 1 inches for circumference of the pie tin.
  2. Place this whole strip in pie tin and have material go back and forth and glue each fold of material.
  3. Top strip muslin; I used 4 strips, 1 inch by 8 inches, but you can use 6. I used pinking shears to make the cuttings.
  4. Place 2 strips across from each other about an inch apart and then put potpourri in, the fuller the better. Then weave strip under and over.
  5. Sprinkle with cinnamon, and I used an apple topper. Use your imagination.
  6. Heat oven to 300 degrees F. Place pie on cookie sheet and turn oven off. Put pie in and close door, leave in for 7-10 minutes. Keep an eye on this item. Baking brings out the smell. Can be cooked 3 times and then use potpourri oil after that, or new potpourri.

    By Sally M from Buffalo, NY

Add your voice! Click below to comment. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

June 25, 20080 found this helpful

Years ago my friend and I made these to sell at a craft show. We sold lots of them. We made the regular pie size, but we also made some in smaller tart tins. Before putting on the top crust layers we hot glued a layer of tulle netting to keep the potpourri from falling out. We also dyed the muslin strips with tea to give the crust a more realistic look. We never thought of actually baking them, tho. We just used the potpourri oil. I'll have to try that. Thanks.

Reply Was this helpful? Yes

Add your voice! Click below to comment. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

Related Content
In This Guide
Making a Potpourri Pie
Making a Potpourri Pie
Crafts Home Decor DecorationsJune 24, 2008
A pink bag filled with potpourri hanging from a door handle.
Uses for Potpourri
dish of grapefruit potpourri with slices for hanging on the side
Making Grapefruit Potpourri
Close up of cinnamon and orange potpouri
Making a Cinnamon and Orange Potpourri Bag
Adding Scent to Old Potpourri, Dried Flowers in Container
Adding Scent to Old Potpourri
Birthday Ideas!
Ask a Question
Share a Post
Desktop Page | View Mobile

Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Contact Us

© 1997-2017 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Published by .

Generated 2017/09/07 02:28:14 in 572 msecs. ⛅️️
Loading Something Awesome!