Did You Know

This Garden Makeover is Inexpensive and Easy to Do!

Is your garden in need of a little extra TLC? Try making these Kitchen Colander Plant Holders! It's a great way to recycle old colanders, plus they make for some super cute hanging flower baskets!


  • Kitchen colander
  • Paint
  • Primer


  1. Make sure your colander is clean before starting.
  2. Spray the colander with a primer. Let dry.
  3. Once dry, paint the entire colander in your favorite color.
  4. After the paint has dried your new plant holder will be ready to use! Either set it on a table or hang from a tree for a beautiful and unique flower basket.

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