17 DIY Basket Planter Ideas To Enhance The Beauty Of Your Plants

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Make your ugly pots personable and appealing by trying these 17 DIY Basket Planter Ideas.

1. Shabby Basket Planter

Shabby Basket Planter

Cover the inside of a basket with a large polyethylene and fill it with soil. The rest of the steps are here.

2. DIY Basket Planter

diy basket planter

Choose a large basket and a pot to display your plants in a modish manner. Learn the detailed How-to at Domino.

3. Easy Basket Planters

Upcycle, clean, and paint old baskets into DIY basket planters. Get the tutorial here.

4. DIY Basket Planter

Use basket reed, basket cane, scissors, masking tape, and strong glue to weave your homemade basket planter. Visit Fall For DIY to get the directions.

5. DIY Cheap Planter Basket

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Watch this Youtube video tutorial to create a DIY basket planter using just a sheet of paper and some glue. It’s your call whether you wish to paint it or not.

6. Colorful Hanging Basket Planter

diy hanging basket planter

Hang large colorful baskets in your balcony garden to grow more plants in the most fashionable way. Check out the article here.

7. How to Convert any Basket into a Planter

How to Convert any Basket into a Planter

This is a very basic DIY tutorial here that teaches how to turn any basket into a comfy home for your plant.

8. DIY Legged Basket Planter

Add modernness to your basket planter with the addition of peg legs to its bottom. The DIY is here.

9. Painted Basket Planter

Paint a woven basket to give it a newness then proceed with your planting process. See the tutorial here.

10. Round Planter

Convert two semi-circle planter baskets into a round hanging planter for growing pansies or whatever plant you like. Here’s the idea!

11. Rope Basket Planter

Get a few clothesline rope and sew them together to create a rustic rope basket planter. Visit Sewbon to get the instructions.

12. Pom Pom Basket

Spice up your usual basket planter with some handmade raffia pom-poms. You can get the directions here.

13. Woven Hanging Planter

For an interesting hanging planter, upcycle and weave an old fruit basket. You can see how its made here. They used faux greenery. You can use the real plant.

14. DIY Hanging Basket

Attach parachute cords to any firm basket to make a hanging planter. This can be a wonderful addition to your indoor garden. Check out the tutorial here.

15. Redo Planter

Here’s a tutorial, which teaches you to renew your old basket planter as new.

16. DIY Gardening Gift Basket

DIY Gardening Gift Basket

This dual-colored DIY gardening gift basket can be an ideal gift for your friends and family. Here’s the tutorial.

17. Painted Pots and Baskets

Check out this article by Today’s Creative Life to explore the colorfully painted basket and pot planter ideas.

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  1. Lovely post about making ordinary flower pots look extraordinarily beautiful. I love all your examples. Thank you for the tips!


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