19 DIY Succulent Planter Ideas that Are So Cool You Won’t Want to Miss!

There’s something about succulents, probably their low-maintenance quality, the beauty they flaunt and how easily they can be planted into even the tiniest of pots that makes them an ever successful choice when it comes to whipping up DIY planters. We have bundled up 19 uber cool ideas to make DIY succulent planter ideas that you won’t want to miss.

DIY Succulent Planter Ideas

1. Adorable DIY Dino Planter

 Adorable DIY Dino Planter

What can be a better repurposing for those old little toys than turning them into cute planters for succulents. Get the dino toys and cut them from the top, fill the body of the dino with soil and plant the little succulent in the soil. The dino planters make up for a unique and super cute idea for succulents.

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2. Make a Coffee Pot Terrarium

Make a Coffee Pot Terrarium


Combine your love for coffee and ofcourse plants with this super cute and pretty coffee pot terrarium which is absolutely easy to make. Fill the pot with some sand and add the pieces like rocks, gemstones and some bushes along with the succulents that bring life to the terrarium. Place it with your cup of coffee for the perfect look.

Details : acharmingproject

3. Succulent Driftwood DIY

Succulent Driftwood DIY

Give a more natural and rustic look to your succulent planters by working up a driftwood piece into a stunning planter. Choose the pieces that have different curves and angles to make the arrangement more interesting. Put your plants in the holes of the driftwood pieces and display all the gorgeous planters in your setting.

Details : rollinggreensnursery

4. Succulents in Tea Tins

Succulents in Tea Tins

Instead of throwing away those rustic looking tea tins, turn them into unique planters for your favourite succulents. Fill the tins with soil and plant the little succulents in them, you can choose to paint the tins with a color of your choice or leave the natural look of the tins to make it chic.

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5. Smiling DIY Succulent Planters

Smiling DIY Succulent Planters

Make your little succulents stand out in the arrangement with these super cute and adorable smiling planters. With a little time and effort, the simple mugs and pots can be turned to an exclusive planter for your favourite succulents. You can make different patterns and faces for each pot.

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6. Turn wine bottles into gorgeous succulent planters

Turn wine bottles into gorgeous succulent planters

Wine bottles are one of the most elegant materials you can use for your succulent planters as they give a classic and vintage look to the decor. You can cut the bottle in half or cut on side of the bottle, fill the bottle with sand. Finish the piece by putting the succulent in the bottle with some decorative items.

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7. Mason Jar With Succulent Plants

Mason Jar With Succulent Plants

Give an all new purpose to those mason jars lying around in your storage by transforming them into little planters for your succulents. The compact size of the mason jar makes it perfect for decorating small spaces as it can fit in most windowsills and shelves. Stuff the mason jar with lots of little rocks and stones for the natural look.

Details : succulents.bigcartel

8. Plastic Spray Bottle to Planter

Plastic Spray Bottle to Planter

Old plastic bottles can be transformed to various different items, one of them being a succulent planter. It is quite easy to modify any plastic bottle by just a few simple cuts and changes. You just need to cut one side of the bottle and put all the succulents inside. The multi colors of the plants make the look complete and pretty.

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9. Modular Geometric Concrete Planters

Modular Geometric Concrete Planters

The geometric concrete planters come with endless possibilities for arrangement and decor, giving scope for a new shape and pattern each time. All you need for these stunning concrete planters is some mix, molds and your succulents. You can paint these pots with the color of your choice or leave the natural look to compliment the succulents.

Details : apieceofrainbow

10. Vintage TV to Classic Planter

Vintage TV to Classic Planter

Get that old corroded metal face from a vintage looking TV set and add a touch of beauty by putting your cute little succulents to it. Covering the face with a variety of colorful plants and replacing the on/off knobs with echeveria rosettes making it one of the most exclusive piece for succulents.

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