12 IKEA Hacks, tricks and ideas to Keep Your Houseplants Happy. IKEA Hacks for Plants - Pots, Plant Stands, Terrariums. IKEA's $5 shelf bracket can hold more than just shelves. Lisa from the German blog It's Pretty Nice devoted hers to holding plants. There are also easy DIY hacks for bowls, wooden plates and stands, macrame hanging planters, BORBY lanterns, Baskets, Frosta stools (the legs!), and raskog cart.