Upcycle a Coconut Shell into a Plant Hanger

Recycling a coconut shell to create a hanging planter it's a real pleasure with the Dremel Multi-Tool

Plant lovers from all over the world agree: hanging plants are here to stay. In this inspirational video, micro-influencer Dorota Chwal (@kawawlesie) shows you how to upcycle a coconut shell into a plant hanger for your sustainable indoor garden. Re-using a coconut shell is doable, sustainable and totally on trend too. All it takes is a few easy steps, like opening the shell, drilling holes and sanding the surface. Simply grab your Dremel tools, a coconut and some rope and you’re ready for action. What’s more, with the right wood carving bits, you can even engrave a pretty pattern into your planter! Don’t forget to eat the coconut meat and drink its water for that wonderful zero-waste feeling.


To reduce the risk of injury user must read instruction manuals for all tools used in this project. Wear eye and respiratory protection. Use clamps to support work piece whenever practical.