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05/27/2013 08:24 am ET | Updated Sep 18, 2013

7 DIY Planter Ideas You Probably Never Thought Of (PHOTOS)

With spring flowers in full bloom, we've been looking for ways to be more creative in our gardens. So when we came across this milk-carton-turned-planter, we knew we found a gem. The idea inspired us to scout out other DIY planter ideas and we found six other cool little containers we never thought to put flowers in before. Go on and scroll through our finds for some inspiration.

1. Milk Carton Planter
planter ideas
Photo by Camilla Fabbri of Family Chic

2. Dresser Planter
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Photo by Eclectically Vintage

3. Animal Air Planter
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Photo by Hi Sugarplum!

4. Paint-Dipped Containers
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Photo by The Lovely Cupboard

5. DIY Mason Jar Planters
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Photo by Not Just A Housewife

6. Flower Pot Bird House
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Photo by The Idea Room

7. Wheelbarrow Planter
Photo by Houzz

Interested in even more awesome craft ideas? Then get your fill by flipping through our Craft Of The Day slideshow below.

Craft Of The Day

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