DIY Colander Planter

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DIY Colander Planter
DIY Colander Planter
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Even if you don't have a green thumb, you can make this DIY Colander Planter. Add a little personal touch to a porch or sun room and make your own DIY hanging planter. Comb through thrift stores and garage sales and find the best colanders to use in your home garden. If you can't find colored ones, you could easily spray paint them yourself. This recycled craft idea will add a gorgeous pop of color that will make your guests say "wow!" Everyone will ask where you got this brilliant idea!

Estimated CostUnder $10

Time to CompleteUnder an hour

Primary TechniqueGardening



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Awesome and easy idea. I can't wait to get a fun-colored colander and a plant to give my space some excitement.

Must. Go. To. The thrift store!! I have a black thumb for sure, but I think I could make these work. They're just too cute NOT to try.


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