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
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
Colorful paint cans
Decorate plant pots for your culinary herbs
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
Turn your small boat into a cool flower garden
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
Extraordinary flower pots out of old teapots
Make funny garden males from ceramic pots
The old suitcase gets his second chance
Mini flower pots made of Cork
Paint the unusable kitchen strainers in fresh colours
Let the birds into the wild, and use cages only for decorative purposes
PET bottles as a clever, hanging flower boxes
Vintage planting pots of porcelain cups
Already read books are always up to date
The rusty wheelbarrow is brought to new life
Sprinkle the old shoes and boots in gold and silver
Or leave them in their original appearance
Combine rubber boots, woven baskets and kitchen sieves, together
Broken chairs and armchairs can quiet new paint and transform them into flower pots
Vibrant colors and stylish patterns
The retro desk provides plenty of growing room
Ornamental fountains are fabulous mini gardens
Collect shells and snails for your Succulents