How to turn 6 magazines into a plant stand.

Yup–just SIX magazines and a little time and you too could have an cool plant stand like this one.

And you don’t need glue, tape or even a scissors to make one! It only takes few steps from start to finish. They include pulling out any subscription cards, and then, basically, just folding and tucking the pages. To read the entire tutorial, head on over to Re-nest. 

(If you have more than 6 magazines on hand, you could even make a tower of them!) Continue Reading

Make a Three-Tiered Plant Stand from a Recycled Tomato Cage.

Instructable-user CarlSandra2005 came up with this clever alternative use for a tomato cage: a tri-level plant stand. And since this only cost, what 25-cents, and you probably have at least three or four unused ones lying about, you could do them in multiples for a Jetsons-like effect. Simply use pliers to shape your cage appropriately, spraypaint a color of your choice, then fill. The only difficult part may be to find containers that will fit and are the correct weight, but that’s just a job for a little resourcefulness. Continue Reading