Original Plant Pots From Used Items And Natural Materials

Editor   April 15, 2015   Comments Off on Original Plant Pots From Used Items And Natural Materials

flowerpots old hats themselves make

Make creative flowerpots itself

Spring is finally here. All flower shelves are full already and you need even more space for the new plants. Are you anyway? Then need you even more plant pots anyway, right? How to find the idea for original flower pots and planters, which cost almost nothing? Impossible? Quite the contrary. Learn with us, how you can use old, used items, as well as natural materials, to craft creative flowerpots itself. Virtually all old stuff as planters are suitable. Don’t believe it? Then look at the inventive Upcycling ideas in our current collection and see for yourself.

Fancy tins for an original retro look


old cans of retro flowerpots

Tin cans of all kinds are the perfect material for your DIY flower pots. You can use just like the cans, as shown above, or you paint them in any colour. Interesting is also the next idea with wooden clothespins. The braces that make a chic planter, are directly attached to a tin can. You can choose to decorate the cans. Below you can find a creative example of a decoration with pepperoni and pieces of wood.

Creative planters from clothespins

flowerpots old wooden Clothespin

Colorful paint cans

flowerpots old tin cans

Decorate plant pots for your culinary herbs

flowerpots old tin cans wood peppers

Other frequently used items, when it comes to flower pots, are the tires. They are very easy to stack. You can easily map them and paint. The tires provide plenty of room for the potting soil and are unproblematic in casting. Small old boats are also interesting. You can place the boats in your garden and fill with soil. So a flowerpot will be the ultimate eye-catcher in any case.

Fancy flower pots out of old car tires

flowerpots old tires

Turn your small boat into a cool flower garden

flowerpots old boats

Think again if you want to throw away your old shutters. They are ideal as a flower stand, which you can attach directly to the wall. Attached flower pots or jars and have a vertical mini-garden, in the blink of an eye. The used metal coffee and teapots also particularly attractive look as flowerpots. No matter whether you arrange these hanging or standing. Plant of Succulents in old cases or chests, they need very little water.

As you will see, there are no limits here. Kitchen sieves, cages, coffee cups, old shoes, PET bottles, books, wheelbarrow, chairs, armchairs, desks, old ornamental fountains and mussels – everything is converted and newly used. In this way, you achieve both – make unique flowerpots and be environmentally friendly and sustainable. The originality and good conscience are your reward. Have fun crafting!

Shutters hanging flower stand

Flowerpot old shutters wood

Extraordinary flower pots out of old teapots

flowerpots old teapots

Make funny garden males from ceramic pots

flowerpots old ceramic flower pots funny male

The old suitcase gets his second chance

Flowerpot old suitcase yourself make

Mini flower pots made of Cork

flowerpots old corks Succulents

Paint the unusable kitchen strainers in fresh colours

Flowerpot old kitchen strainers noodle strainers teapots

Let the birds into the wild, and use cages only for decorative purposes

flowerpots old metal cages

PET bottles as a clever, hanging flower boxes

Flowerpot old pet bottles hanging flower pot

Vintage planting pots of porcelain cups

flowerpots old porcelain cups

Already read books are always up to date

flowerpots old book itself make

The rusty wheelbarrow is brought to new life

flowerpots old barrows itself making

Sprinkle the old shoes and boots in gold and silver

flowerpots old shoes Silver Gold spray

Or leave them in their original appearance

flowerpots old shoes Succulents

Combine rubber boots, woven baskets and kitchen sieves, together

flowerpots old boots baskets

Broken chairs and armchairs can quiet new paint and transform them into flower pots

flowerpots old chairs chair itself do

Vibrant colors and stylish patterns

flowerpots tin cans painting

The retro desk provides plenty of growing room

plant pots flower stands-old desk

Distinctive rustic

flowerpots wood wine barrel themselves make

Ornamental fountains are fabulous mini gardens

flowerpots Srpingbrunnen Succulents

Collect shells and snails for your Succulents

flowerpots succulent shellfish snails

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