How To Create A Cheap Pot Cover In 15 Minutes Measure the pot in height by putting the cloth next to it... Next, measure around the pot at its widest area... Then cut. I am not an exact kinda person. Rugged & rustic is my favorite... Use glue or tape to hold the cloth in place... I normally use Gorilla glue or tape. Today I only had packing tape...🤷🏽♀️ Continue to wrap the cloth around the pot and tape it once you’re happy with the look. Fold the top of the cloth into the sides of the pot. Tuck it back into the cloth or simply fold over This is an old one of mine with a bit of patina from being outside.