More than planting, there are 25 Amazing Things To Do With Terracotta Pots that you may not know. Check them out in this article!
1. DIY Terracotta Fountain
Get some terracotta pots and bowls of different sizes without the drainage holes to make a fountain for your garden. Visit Instructables to learn how to do this!
2. Mini Magic Garden in Terracotta Pot
Involve your kids to complete this mini magic garden project in a terracotta pot. Find more info at Good HouseKeeping.
3. A Clay Pot Smoker
Learn how to build a clay pot smoker here if the idea of smoking meat or fish outdoors is hitting your mind.
4. Colorful Terracotta Pots Wind Chime
One of a few cool things to do with terracotta pots, this wind chime. Learn how to do this here.
5. DIY Terracotta Garden Turtle
Go to FaveCrafts if you want to make a super cool turtle like this for your garden.
6. Terracotta Pot Wreath
Make a terracotta pot wreath with succulents growing in it for your home. Understand the steps here.
7. Clay Pot Critters
With the instructions here, make a family of critters for decoration using clay pots.
8. DIY Terracotta Pot Bird Feeder
Use terracotta pots to make a nature-friendly bird feeder for feathered friends. The tutorial is here.
9. Another Use of Flower Pots
You can use flower pots to cover your food during the garden party. Learn the details at MarthaStewart.com.
10. Gumball Machine Candy Holder
Make this cool looking gumball machine candy holder out of a terracotta pot and saucer. The tutorial is here.
11. DIY Rain Chain
This DIY rain chain project is beautiful. You’ll need a lot of mini terracotta pots for this. Find the instructions at Design Sponge.
12. Terracotta Pot Cupcakes
She made cupcakes in terracotta flower pots. If you find this idea interesting, visit The Imagination Tree.
13. Essential Oil Diffuser
You can make an inexpensive essential oil diffuser using terracotta pots and saucers. Find this interesting tutorial at Hearth & Vine!
14. Terracotta Pot Plant Marker
You can use mini terracotta pots to make plant markers. The how-to is here.
15. Terracotta Pots Lighthouse
This terracotta lighthouse is easy to assemble and it has a lantern on top of it. You can use it as a centerpiece in your patio or garden. Visit eHow to get the steps!
16. Terracotta Pot Table
This terracotta pot table can be a nice addition to your outdoor space, even your balcony. Learn how to make it at Dukes and Duchesses.
17. One Pot Three Hacks
One of the coolest things to do with terracotta pots! Get a jumbo size terracotta pot and saucer and color it with chalkboard paint–use it as a table, cold drink cooler or umbrella stand.
18. Painted Terracotta Pots
Copy this terracotta pot painting project available at Tattooed Martha.
19. Charming Terracotta Votives
Make charming terracotta votives for your fall entertainment outdoors. Visit Sugar and Charm for the tutorial.
20. Flowerpot Pals
Cool craft idea for kids using terracotta pots. Check out the tutorial at Glue Arts!
21. Make S’mores in a Terracotta Pot
No fireplace or firepit required, you just need a terracotta pot to make S’mores in your garden or even in your balcony. Learn how to do this here.
22. Self Cleaning Garden Tool Holder
If all these terracotta pot ideas in this list are not sufficient for you, give a try to this garden hack–convert a terracotta pot into a self-cleaning garden tool holder, which will sharpen your tools too.
23. DIY Cactus Pincushion
If you’re a crafter and a gardener, combine them both with this DIY Terracotta Pot Cactus Pincushion, it’s going to beautify the appearance of your sewing desk.
24. DIY Christmas Tree from Terracotta Pots
Stack a few terracotta pots, coolly decorated to make a Christmas Tree this holiday season. Check out the steps at Garden Club!
25. Outdoor Candle Holder
This clay pot candle holder is super easy to make. Visit Uncommon Designs to understand the steps.