You can make planters out of just about anything–including a wine barrel! This planter out of a wine barrel is a perfect example of tweaking something beautiful and old into something beautiful and functional. This wine barrel planter is much more than just planting in an old barrel, like you would with a bucket. With a little sawing, stacking and securing you’ll have a terrifically tiered planter system. You can arrange your plants according to their sun needs and your aesthetic preferences. The planter pieces make several shelves, some of which can be decorated with your favorite, tiny lawn ornaments. Read on for details on how to make your own planter from a wine barrel.