The easiest way to brighten up a space (besides lights, har har) is a lovely plant! We have loads around the office, and not only do they look great, they improve air quality and a study from
The Royal College of Agriculture in Circencester found that they help boost concentration too! (Source)
And what better way to satiate your inner green goddess by combining a little leafy friend with some upcycling! Here are our favourite pics from the blogosphere of great DIY planters made from things you'd find lying around!
Number 1: Recyled Tire Flower Planter
Ever wondered what to do with that old tire that's been half buried in the backyard or hanging around the garage. With a can of spray paint, a length of chain and a drill, you can brighten it up and make a statement!
DIY from DIY Show Off.
Number 2. Kitty Cat Bottle Planter
With a modern family, there is no shortage of empty plastic bottles sitting in the recycling... Why not turn them into fun friends to keep you company!
DIY from BRUDIY.
Number 3. Candy-coloured Can Planters
Again, no shortage of in cans in our house. These little babies are the perfect size to pop along a windowsill!
DIY from DosFamily.
Have you seen any cool planter DIY's? We'd love to hear about them! Comment below.