Hacks ikea hack 2-763438

Published on August 20th, 2013 | by Jules Yap


Garden Planters for city balcony

ikea hack 2-763438

Materials: Molger Storage Stool and Bench, Socker Plant Pot

Description: Take Molger Storage Stool. Do not assemble lower base (i.e., create a hollow box with no bottom) and do not put the top on.

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Take the plant pot, and drop it in… it will rest on the four finger cut-outs on the top of the Molger storage stool, making a flush top surface planter.

~ David, Brooklyn, NY


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2 Responses to Garden Planters for city balcony

  1. Cynthia says:

    I really like it, wanted to do something similar for my balcony.
    What about exposing this directly to sunlight and rain? will the paint come off or bubble?

  2. Jason says:

    Great idea, but sadly the Socker of that size is now discontinued.

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