Not Your Average Desk Plant: Stiletto Succulents

Not Your Average Desk Plant: Stiletto Succulents

Tiffany Finley
Dec 17, 2010

Etsian Giddy Spinster's motto is Cheeky Modern Home Decor. Well, that seems right about on target. She takes heels and turns them into planters for succulents. That sure is a sassy way to make a statement!

According to the artist:

The concept is about hard-working women, the increasingly artificial nature of American femininity, and the impossible images that women face in our society. It's a prickly, spiky, sticky situation...

You get the shoe and the plant when you place an order. She recommends bright light and a little bit of water. In line with sustainable agriculture, she uses only natural and organic fertilizers and soils, and she sources all of her plants from 100% certified organic growers, mainly out of Berkeley, which for this artist is very local.

The shoes pictured above in order from left to right:

1. LA Woman Stiletto Succulent Planter $42
2. Black Prince Stiletto Succulent $70
3. Pinup's Revenge Stiletto Succulent $55
4. Space Egg White Stiletto Planter $50
5. Moonshine Stiletto Planter $60

What do you think of this look? Would you ever have it in your home?

(Images: Giddy Spinster)

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