Sometimes the best planters don't start their life as a 'plant container.' When there's enough empty coffee tins, refrigerator drawers, pasta strainers and the like, why bother going to a store to buy a new planter or why pay for that vintage look when you probably already have something useful in your house. If you're unsure about where to start, check out our roundup for tons of inspiration.
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6 DIY Idea: Make Your Own Upside Down Planter
7 Make A 3-Tiered Planter That Packs A Punch
8 How To: Make a Self-Watering Drawer Planter
9 New Use for Socks: Planter Cozy
10 Tricycle & Toilet Tank Make A Terrific Planter
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