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Display indoor greenery in a brown bag paper vase. Make this farmhouse style plant holder from just a brown paper lunch bag and ribbon! This is such a thrifty and green way to display indoor plants.

Display indoor greenery in a brown bag paper vase. Make this farmhouse style plant holder from just a brown paper lunch bag and ribbon! This is such a thrifty and green way to display indoor plants.

Display indoor greenery in a brown bag paper vase. Make this farmhouse style plant holder from just a brown paper lunch bag and ribbon! This is such a thrifty and green way to display indoor plants.

This project first appeared over at Somewhat Simple where I’m a contributor.

Hey there! Who here is ready for the world’s easiest craft/DIY decor project? I’m not even kidding. If you can crumple paper into a ball and tie a bow, you can make these planter bags.

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Supplies Needed to Make a Brown Bag Paper Vase

 Display indoor greenery in a brown bag paper vase. Make this farmhouse style plant holder from just a brown paper lunch bag and ribbon! This is such a thrifty and green way to display indoor plants.

The Tutorial: Planter Bags

(scroll down for a quick video tutorial)

Crumple a brown paper bag a few times. Just crush it into a ball, and then smooth it out again.

Display indoor greenery in a brown bag paper vase. Make this farmhouse style plant holder from just a brown paper lunch bag and ribbon! This is such a thrifty and green way to display indoor plants.

Gently fold down the top of the paper bag – by about an inch. Continue to roll down the top edge of the paper bag, until the bag is the desired height. Be careful not to rip the bag!!

Add a small potted plant, or even a small vase of flowers.

Display indoor greenery in a brown bag paper vase. Make this farmhouse style plant holder from just a brown paper lunch bag and ribbon! This is such a thrifty and green way to display indoor plants.

Wrap the paper bag with twine and ribbon. Tie a simple bow.

Display indoor greenery in a brown bag paper vase. Make this farmhouse style plant holder from just a brown paper lunch bag and ribbon! This is such a thrifty and green way to display indoor plants.

That’s it! How cute are these little faux plants from Ikea?

Display indoor greenery in a brown bag paper vase. Make this farmhouse style plant holder from just a brown paper lunch bag and ribbon! This is such a thrifty and green way to display indoor plants.

Display indoor greenery in a brown bag paper vase. Make this farmhouse style plant holder from just a brown paper lunch bag and ribbon! This is such a thrifty and green way to display indoor plants.

Display indoor greenery in a brown bag paper vase. Make this farmhouse style plant holder from just a brown paper lunch bag and ribbon! This is such a thrifty and green way to display indoor plants.

The Video Tutorial

Display indoor greenery in a brown bag paper vase. Make this farmhouse style plant holder from just a brown paper lunch bag and ribbon! This is such a thrifty and green way to display indoor plants.

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