DIY Lightbulb Terrariums

July 19, 2014

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How to make Lightbulb Terrariums.  I found these lightbulb vases at Hobby Lobby and knew I had to make a project out of them.  For this project I recycled a lot of my old DIY supplies, so I spent under $15.

YOU NEED:

  • Lightbulb Vases
  • Air plant
  • Green Moss
  • Little rocks
  • White String

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1. Make your terrariums.  I divided up the rocks equally and then poured those in first.  I then added the moss and air plant.

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2. Thread your string through the hole on top of the lightbulb vase.  Tie a knot at the end of the string and screw the top back on.

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3. Hang your terrariums from the ceiling.  I used little clear hooks and then tied the string to the hook.

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If you don’t want to hang them they also look great in a book shelf or even as a book stopper.

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4 thoughts on “DIY Lightbulb Terrariums

  1. Sara Strauss

    I have a moss light bulb terrarium that I bought on Etsy and somehow managed to kill. Oops, so I would love to try an air plant! I think I can manage that!
    ~Sara

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  2. sarah nizomi

    Does air plant need no air circulation? It seems like the light bulb vase will make them difficult to breathe

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    1. Shannon Post author

      Theres a hole up on the top but ask again later and I’ll let you know if they’re still alive :)

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