Everything you ever wanted to know about making your own DIY planters!
Don’t you just love planters? Planters are amazing, not only because they hold beautiful plants and flowers, but also because of the millions of different shapes, styles and colors. The possibilities are endless with planters. Think of all the flexibility you have making DIY planters.
I’ve gathered all my planter tutorials and put them here in one place to be the best planter making resource and help you along your planter journey.
These tutorials are loaded with gobs of details so you’ll have all the information you need to easily make your own DIY planters.
WHAT MATERIALS CAN BE USED TO MAKE A PLANTER?
Planters can be made from almost any material. They can be made from cement, wood, concrete, repurposed materials, metal, plastic or other.
Are you looking specifically for wood planters like planter boxes, raised planter beds or a DIY vertical planter?
DIY Wood Planters
What Tips Are there To Consider When MAKing A DIY PLANTER?
One of the best tips is to consider the size and type of plant that will be going in the planter. Make sure you have the proper room for the planet, including its roots and how much drainage that plant needs.
Every good planter has some drainage. How often have you been in a store and picked up a concrete pot, just to be disappointed that there’s no drainage hole? Who wants to have to drill one and risk cracking the planter? Each of the concrete planter tutorials here will show you how to make a drainage hole during the mold process.
Pick your favorite planter and jump right in to the tutorial!
How to make a concrete mold using silicone. Cast an existing object to make a cement planter. You can make a silicone mold to cast
Use a cheap plastic pot and turn it into a durable outdoor planter, using cement. Decorate the planter with designer decoupage napkins. Here’s a neat