Skip to Content

How to Display Succulents in Unique Ways

Succulents are growing in popularity and are easy to maintain – perfect for home decor! Check out these 14 unique ways to display succulents.

14 Ways to Display Succulents

I haven’t jumped on the succulent bandwagon yet. Have you? I’ve seen all of the projects around the blogosphere and have been tempted, but I really decided that I was going to get going with a succulent display soon.

I’m not really sure how to do it – that’s the only issue. It turns out there are a ton of ways to display succulents, and I found 14 of them while looking around. If you are like me, wanting to dabble but aren’t sure how, scroll down for some great succulent ideas!

How to Display Succulents

506af2e4d9127e30e40014c7-_w-540_h-404_s-fit_

Book Planters

Don’t throw old books away – carve out the insides to make unique planters.

Get the how-to at Apartment Therapy

attach-hemp-twine

Pendant Necklace

You don’t have to leave your terrarium at home! Carry it around your neck with this unique tutorial.

Learn more at Tonya Staab

cactusgardentitle

Little Fishbowl

This project can be nearly free, if you can find a fishbowl at the thrift store.

Find out how it was done at Sew Country Chick

dsc_0268-2-b

Scrap Wood Planters

Any piece of lumber can become a succulent planter when you add some fun paint colors.

Learn more about it at The Design Confidential

ea4e9ee1-0c1f-4fed-9f38-47a155e2caa0

Galvanized & Tiered

Vent caps are not just for A/C systems anymore! Use them to make a cool, tiered planter.

Get the instructions at Infarrantly Creative

finished-wreath

Initial Wreath

For personalized home decor, organize your succulents in a beautiful wreath form.

See how it was done at Artzy Creations

hexagonplanter_finished_closeupvertical3_400

Hexagon Planter

Take a standard wood box and paint it with colorful hexagons for a cool display.

Find the step-by-step at Pepper

img_2609

Stamped Clay Pots

This idea is brilliant – stamp clay before you bake it to make unique patterns, like on these pretty pots.

Learn how to make them at Damask Love

living-tapestry-succulent-pillows-shirley-bovshow

Pillow Display

These outdoor pillows are truly unique, and make an amazing garden display.

Find out how to make them at YouTube

mini-succulent-in-a-mini-bucket

Bucket Display

This cute hanging garden would look great in your home, but is also perfect for an event or wedding.

Learn how to do it at Sugar Bee Crafts

mug8

Monogram Mugs

If you are gifting succulents, this a great idea for a personalized gift.

Find the instructions at The Crafting Chicks

score_and_solder_terrarium

Glass Fixture

This makes me think you can use any cool light fixture for a fun succulent display.

Learn more about it at Wit and Whistle

succulent-dresser-1

Upcycled Dresser

Don’t put that dresser by the curbside – use it to store your succulents and make an awesome conversation piece.

Find out how to do it at Grizzly Bear Modern

wrappers4

Pot Wrappers

You never have to take the succulents out of the containers they come in with this project that uses wrapping paper.

Find out how it was done at Camille Styles

This pretty DIY wall hanging is embroidered with a fun fall theme! Our has a rustic touch but you can customize yours any way you like.
Previous
Embroidered Wall Hanging for a Beautiful Fall
Do you love Trader Joe's?! This delicious mini stuffed peppers recipe uses my favorites from there! It's the perfect budget friendly appetizer idea.
Next
Bacon & Feta Stuffed Mini Peppers Appetizer