It’s no secret I’m a plant person. Unfortunately, I’m kind of starting over with plants in our new house because most of mine didn’t survive our move (except the one in our previous kitchen pictured above). At first I was really bummed, but I’m choosing to find the silver lining and am welcoming a chance to start fresh this season! New planters, new plants (that are better suited for the lighting in this house), and new corners in which to add life & greenery… it’s going to be good. All of that to say- this time of year, I always itch to welcome spring with planting. I figured new plants meant I could justify buying a few new planters and it led me down an Etsy rabbit hole. This month’s ‘Best of Etsy‘ is filled with all of the planters I saved during my search! Click through to see what I found and the trends I’m loving…
I really enjoy sprinkling plants throughout my entire home. Inside every room you step into, you’ll most likely find a plant. There’s just something about live greenery & plants that make a space feel complete, welcoming, and alive. Having a charming planter is half the fun! You know I’m partial to vintage or handmade options and Etsy is the perfect place for those types of planters.
Shop my finds by clicking directly on each planter below!
Did you pick up on some stylistic details I’m coveting? Clearly I have a thing for pedestal planters. Hey, what can I say?! There’s something romantic and beautiful about a plant that cascades over the edge of a pedestal planter. It just looks so elegant! Much like my newfound love for busts, I’m also digging the planter version of that… classical Greek & European traditional looking planters. Another trend I’m leaning into? Floral blue & white planters that have a chinoiserie vibe.
Not only do I enjoy styling plants into a room for aesthetic reasons, but I also love their health benefits- like air purification. I used to have a giant snake plant in our first home and I’m planning to get another one this weekend if I can track one down. I think it would do best with my low light situation- or possibly a big ZZ plant. I’ll have to see what I find locally!
Ferns are one of my all-time favorite plants, but they don’t do as well in Utah since we don’t have much humidity. I kept the fern in my laundry room alive up until our move by trading it back and forth between the laundry space and bathroom. The steam from the shower really helped it thrive!
If you’re interested in additional plant posts- I have a TON of them… I’ll link some below. Clearly I’m passionate about plants and this is the season to add green to your home. Where do you usually like to buy planters? I love finding new sources, but Etsy has remained my go-to over the years. I also buy live plants on Etsy! See my favorites here.
- How to Install Window Flower Boxes
- Planting Station DIY
- Repurposing a Candle Into a Succulent Planter
- Outdoor Succulent Planter DIY
- Amazon Finds : Planters for Spring
- Best of Etsy : Live Plants
- Pedestal Planter DIY
- How to Repot a Fiddle Leaf Fig Tree
- Roundup : Faux Plants & Greenery
- Tips for Healthy Houseplants