This had to be one of the easiest DIY’s we’ve done in a long time.  We actually made it over two weekends though, instead of just one.  We mixed and poured two weekends ago, and then finally pulled it apart this past weekend.

This had to be one of the easiest DIY’s we’ve done in a long time. We actually made it over two weekends though, instead of just one. We mixed and poured two weekends ago, and then finally pulled it apart this past weekend.

How to create a modern hypertufa planter to use outdoors - perfect for succulents!

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Details on how to make these beautiful concrete planters on www.rowhousenest.com

DIY Marbled Concrete Planters

Details on how to make these beautiful concrete planters on www.rowhousenest.com

Planters are wonderful addition to your outdoor setting. But store-bought planters can be expensive, especially if you need a few for your garden. And what's sold in your local hardware might not match the particular style or size you need. The solution is to make your own! Why not make concrete planters. Concrete is a material that is easy to find – you can buy a bag in your local hardware store. Concrete is also easy to work with, you can use different molds and achieve various shapes a...

Planters are wonderful addition to your outdoor setting. But store-bought planters can be expensive, especially if you need a few for your garden. And what's sold in your local hardware might not match the particular style or size you need. The solution is to make your own! Why not make concrete planters. Concrete is a material that is easy to find – you can buy a bag in your local hardware store. Concrete is also easy to work with, you can use different molds and achieve various shapes a...

Concrete Pots // DiY Inspo. For desk or patio (but silver, not gold for patio). Pink coral, white, gold for desk. Black, white, dk red, & silver with green plants for patio.

Concrete Pots // DiY Inspo. For desk or patio (but silver, not gold for patio). Pink coral, white, gold for desk. Black, white, dk red, & silver with green plants for patio.

While painting the dull gray surface of standard concrete works, I knew there had to be a cooler way of coloring these little plant homes. After some research and hands-on testing, it turns out that the trick is starting with white concrete and stirring in powdered pigments. From there, the sky's the limit. Marble them, create an ombre stack, go two-tone. You really can't go wrong with this foolproof project, and they're ridiculously fun to make.

While painting the dull gray surface of standard concrete works, I knew there had to be a cooler way of coloring these little plant homes. After some research and hands-on testing, it turns out that the trick is starting with white concrete and stirring in powdered pigments. From there, the sky's the limit. Marble them, create an ombre stack, go two-tone. You really can't go wrong with this foolproof project, and they're ridiculously fun to make.

These DIY #concrete planters are a stylish take on an #industrial #material. by earth_anatomyeu

These DIY #concrete planters are a stylish take on an #industrial #material. by earth_anatomyeu

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