Start by placing a drop cloth to cover and protect your work surface. Mine is my living room floor.
Heat up your glue gun and get your glue sticks ready.
Note: I like to cover my hands to protect them from the hot glue. While this is optional, I strongly recommend it!
Starting at the bottom of the planter, put glue on the tip of the end of the rope and press and hold it firmly along the bottom edge of the plastic planter. Allow it to dry for a minute or two