DIY Room Decor: How To Make An Easy, Quick Succulent Pot

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We love how the natural texture of this DIY pot complements succulents. Joanna shares how to get the look in this easy and quick step-by-step tutorial:

Skill Level: Easy
Time Required: 30 minutes
Project Cost: $2-$3

What You Need


  • Small can
  • Sisal rope or twine
  • Waterproof glue


1. Clean out your can, removing any labels.

2. Place a dab of glue under the rim of your can, and start wrapping the twine around it, gluing at various intervals.

3. Cover the entire surface. When complete, place a succulent in your new pot.

Thanks, Joanna!

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(Image credits: Joanna Sałata)