Last week’s episode was all about fake flowers, but now Jamie is ready to test out her green thumb this spring. In this episode of Do It, Gurl, she is showing how to make DIY plastic bottle planters in order to get some seeds growing! The design of this particular planter is even able to hold water in the bottom half to make providing water for your seedlings pretty easy. Watch the video tutorial above to find out how this upcycled craft is made!

Supplies:
Plastic Bottle (1 Liter Recommended)
Cutting Tool
Potting Soil
Hammer & Nail OR Strip of Absorbent Material
Thick, Biodegradable String
Plant Seeds

Steps:
Step 1: Cut Bottle in Half
Step 2: Create Cap Block
Step 3: Knot String to Cap
Step 4: Assemble Bottle
Step 5: Add Soil & Seeds
Step 6: Water the soil
(Optional Step 7: Create Garden Markers)

Are you going to make DIY plastic bottle planters? What would you plant? Are there other springtime crafts or upcycled DIYs you’d like to see Jamie do on the show? Tell us in the comments!

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