10 DIY Terra Cotta Planters

As a lady with a notoriously epic black thumb when it comes to houseplants, lately I’ve been on a mission to rectify my reputation and add a little green around our home. And you know the best thing about plants? The pretty planters! That being said, some of them can be pretty pricey so I love the idea of jazzing up inexpensive terra cotta planters to make them something really special without dropping loads of dough. Anyone want to join me in conquering the houseplant woes? Click through for 10 DIY planters!

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    10 DIY Terra Cotta Planters

    Click through for 10 DIY terra cotta planters sure to jazz up your houseplants in style!

  • Colorblock Terra Cotta Planters 2 of 11
    DIY Colorblock Terra Cotta Pots

    I love the preppy look of these terra cotta planters! All you need is a couple of colors of acrylic paint and a paint brush!

    Get the how-to at Dellie

  • Neon Dipped Terra Cotta Pots 3 of 11
    DIY Neon Dipped Terra Cotta Planters

    Basic and ordinary gets a bold and modern update with the addition of bright neon paint. I love these!

    Get the how-to at The Proper Pinwheel

  • Spray Painted Pots 4 of 11
    DIY Painted Terra Cotta Pots

    Glossy spray paint and a bit of painter's tape are all it takes to create these cute planters! Planted with herbs and strung with twine and a tag, they make great party or wedding favors, too!

    Get the how-to at The Sweetest Occasion | Photo by Alice G. Patterson

  • Two-Tone Terra Cotta Planters 5 of 11
    DIY Two-Tone Terra Cotta Planters

    These two-tone terra cotta planters look so organic and fresh and the addition of a band of twine is just lovely!

    Get the how-to at Wit & Whistle

  • Herringbone Terra Cotta Pots 6 of 11
    DIY Herringbone Pots

    I love the cool herringbone pattern and bright yellow of this revamped terra cotta planter. All you need is tape or adhesive-backed vinyl to create the pattern!
    Get the how-to at Sparkle

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    DIY Terra Cotta Pots

    A cool wash of pastel color makes these pots go from boring to brilliant! Once again, all you need to rock the look is craft paint and a paint brush.
    Get the how-to at A Beautiful Mess

  • Neon Terra Cotta Pots 8 of 11
    DIY Neon Terra Cotta Pots

    A band of neon paint, pretty little succulents, and cute flags make these terra cotta pots especially special! Designed as teacher's gifts, they'd make great favors, too.
    Get the how-to at Hellobee | Photo by Caroline of Armelle Blog

  • Gold Dipped Terra Cotta Pots 9 of 11
    DIY Gold Terra Cotta Pots

    You already know I believe metallic gold paint makes everything better, so these gold and white terra cotta pots are right up my alley!
    Get the how-to at Lovely Indeed

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    DIY Floral Fabric Pots

    Did you even know terra cotta plants could be so pretty? Dress up your own with your favorite fabric and ModPodge.
    Get the how-to at Under the Sycamore

  • Lace Flower Pots 11 of 11
    DIY Lace Flower Pots

    Another creative way to make those terra cotta pots shine: add bits of eyelet and lace with fabric trim and glue!

    Get the how-to at A Beautiful Mess

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