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Vintage Hanging Basket

Vintage Hanging Basket

Command™ Brand

A vintage colander adds a great touch of style to an ordinary hanging plant. Hang it on the porch or patio with a Command™ Outdoor Hook to complete the look. It's easy to take down at the end of summer without damage.

Materials needed:

  • –  Command™ Outdoor Brushed Nickel Metal Hook

    –  Vintage colander or strainer

    –  Landscape fabric

    –  Potting Soil

    –  Plants

    –  Hanging basket chain kit

    NOTE: Follow all Command™ Brand package instructions for proper surface cleaning and prep, adhesive strip placement and recommended weight claims.

  • Materials Needed


  • 1. Find a beautiful vintage colander or strainer at a local thrift store or flea market.

  • Step 1
  • 2. Cut a piece of landscape fabric into a circle that fits inside the colander and use it to line the colander, so the soil won't fall through the holes.

  • Step 2
  • 3. Put a few inches of potting soil in the bottom of the colander and plant the flowers in the soil.

  • Step 3
  • 4. Use a plant hanging chain to hang the colander on a Command™ Outdoor Large Brushed Nickle Metal Hook.Find a place to hang it so that it is protected from the wind, or take the colander down before storms.

  • Step 4

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