While touring a Baltimore home earlier this summer, I found myself admiring two metal planters mounted on a wall in the bedroom. My host, Jane, explained that she had made them herself and without much trouble.
I was impressed with Jane's inexpensive, metal take on Woolly Pockets. She explained that she used sheet metal, which she cut with tin snips and then bent. She created linings from old plastic bags, which hold dirt and water in place for her hardy spider plants.
• Read More: To see more of Jane's projects, check out the full tour of Jane's Baltimore home on Apartment Therapy.
(Images: Kim Rinehimer)