35 beautiful DIY planter ideas with great tutorials! How to make free or low-cost vegetable planters & flower pots easily using simple & up-cycled materials such as pallets, wood, old tires, cans, & more!
Right now, everything I see, looks like a potential DIY planter! Planters and flower pots can add so much beauty and flair to a garden. The good news is, we can create great looking and durable DIY planters from simple materials and up-cycled objects.
Here’s a variety of DIY planter ideas from pallet planters to plastic DIY flower pots! Let’s start with some designer looking DIY planters you can make for less than $10!
Easy and beautiful wood DIY planters .
Generic plastic flower pots are durable and cheap, wood planters are beautiful and expensive. Here is how to have the best of both: beautiful and easy DIY large wood planter box for $10 and simple wood planters to cover old plastic pots!
Another designer looking wood DIY planter: a living wall pallet planter!
How to make outdoor DIY planters from recycled tires.
Just a little fearless imagination, we have these giant parrots made from tires! ( Images from ponyswings.com, site no longer active ) See video tutorial below!
Make creative DIY flower pots from re-purposed objects.
Can you believe these DIY flowers pots are all made from things in our closet!
Gardeners always have plenty of used hats, colorful rain boots, shoe organizers, and cute happy purses. Just remember to line the hats and purses with plastic, and add drain holes to all these planters.
DIY planter ideas from our kitchens.
Our kitchens have a lot of planters in disguise!
Up-cycle glass or plastic bottles into DIY planter pots.
Love cats or not, this soda bottle planter is just darling!
A wine bottle makes the perfect self watering planter and plastic bottles can work too!
Make an epic planter out of lots of glass bottles.
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Transform damaged furniture into DIY planter pots
When a cute piece of furniture breaks, it may still have another life: turn them into DIY planters and plant stands!
Old garden tools and objects into DIY outdoor planters .
Make a strawberry tower from plastic nursery pots!
A wheel barrel with drain holes drilled through makes a rustic charming large planter for outdoors!
Wood and pallet planters .
Pallet planters can be made in an instant here with weed barrier fabric to help hold the soil.
Last but not least, concrete is a great material to make DIY planters of all shapes and sizes, for indoors and outdoors, like these geometric ones.
I hope these ideas will inspire you to create some beautiful and bountiful container gardens this year! See you next week!