Repurpose old, damaged or about-to-be discarded items into smart-chic containers. If the items dont have drainage holes, add some. Or keep the plants in their pots so you can easily slip them out of the container to dump excess water.
Perfect Planter Try planting an herb wheel. These circular arrangements of pots or wooden planters keep the herbs contained but separate. Some are modeled on a real wooden wheel, while others are ceramic wedges that fit together like slices in a pizza.