DIY Air Plant Holder

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I’ve been looking for a cute way to display some air plants – obviously I turned to Pinterest for some help. 

What I found was a variation of this adorable little holder- they used dowels and some lace. I’m not really into cutting things with saws so I found some wood pen blanks online and thought they might work.

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Apparently super talented people make actual wood pens out of the wood blanks. Because of this they have some really cool and unique wood choices (I went with Red Cedar). I wasn’t doing anything nearly as ambitious as pen making, but since the wood was nice and the right size (about 5 inches), they worked out perfect for this project. Airplant3

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To make them simply tie your lace to one side and then the other and you are done! I like to soak my air plants so I didn’t attach them directly to the holder, but you could if you wanted and just mist them while attached. I really liked the angular look so I added a dot of hot glue to the back so they would stay attached to the wall. Simple, cute, and easy!

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