12 Lovely Designs for DIY Hand Planters

If your tastes tend toward the unusual, these hand planters will appeal. Relax! These are ‘armless hypertufa hands 😀

Hypertufa is a ‘rock’ made from aggregates bonded together with Portland cement. It’s a manufactured substitute for natural tufa, which is a slowly precipitated limestone rock. Being very porous like the real thing, hypertufa is popular for making garden ornaments.

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Concrete Mini Hand Planter

Cast into the shape of a pair of cupped hands in a giving gesture, this wonderful mini planter is a stylish modern addition you can place anywhere in or around your home. 

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05/11/2022 01:28 am GMT

These are perfect for planting succulents and would make a great centerpiece on a table in your outdoor living space. You can also personalize them to fit the theme of your garden.

Materials needed to make a hand planter

Does your garden need one of these helping hypertufa hands?

You’ll need these materials:

  • Hypertufa or Soil Cement Mix
  • Water
  • 1 Pair Kitchen Rubber Gloves

And these tools:

  • Spatula For Mixing
  • Duct Tape
  • Scissors
  • 2 Large Buckets
  • Towels

12 lovely hand planter designs

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Thanks to Bluefoxfarm and Studio 50 for this great project. You can get step by step instructions here

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