Terrariums have become hugely popular lately. If you're interested in creating your own capsule of green, check out these incredible terrarium ideas plus instructions for making your own. Bring some greenery into your life with these beautiful terrarium ideas…
For a bit of Eastern influence for your terrarium, this scene works perfectly.
Terrariums don't have to be confined to the tabletop.
Succulents and sand make the perfect desert-themed terrarium.
Don't assume terrariums need to be a dry affair, either. In this case an aquatic plant makes a beautiful scene.
Orchids grow really well in the humid conditions of a terrarium, and look stunning.
Think outside the jar when choosing your terrarium container. Cheap hurricane lanterns make a great easy option.
Even old spice jars look incredible!
Sea shells bring a coastal vibe, and while it's not a traditional terrarium there are a lot of plants (particularly succulents) that will grow well with out the help of the glass micro-climate.
For Lord of the Rings fans, this Hobbit-themed terrarium is sure to impress!
One of the more creative terrariums are these adorable necklaces made from old pocket watches.
By using a sculptural glass jar, you can really make an unusual and beautiful terrarium.
This terrarium has it all -- a bonsai, lush green moss and an adorable sheep to make it farmyard themed. Very cute.
Add a couple of preserved butterflies to your terrarium to create a beautiful scene.
A lot of terrariums have an open top like this. The more humidity your plants require, the more important it is to keep the container sealed.
What a clever idea! An old coffee press it the perfect vessel for a mini terrarium.
Wardian Cases are the traditional containers for terrariums, dating back to the Victorian era. This example proves they're still a classic choice.
Inspired by the Crystal Palace, this terrarium looks elegant unique, just like the real original.
Jurassic Park lovers can now create their own miniature park -- terrarium-style!
Even a tea cup can make a cute miniature garden.
Not really a terrarium, but a good way to bring a bit of low-maintenance greenery into the house.
Geodesic domes are awesome. Geodesic domes with terrariums in them are incredible!
Sometimes smaller is better. Terrariums are one of those things.
One part single room dolls house, one part terrarium. I can't be sure the plants are actually real, but it's a great idea!
Now you can have a real-live (fake) unicorn in your lounge. Admire the magical beast in its natural (fake) habitat.
Zen out with this Buddha-inspired terrarium.
And, now you're inspired, some beautifully illustrated DIY instructions for your new terrarium.