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[7 Jun 2014 | One Comment | 2,812 views]
Make Stenciled Garden Stepping Stones

Stepping stones are a great way to add both functionality and personality to your garden space. Haeley from Design Improvised wanted to out some in her garden, so she snagged a couple of plain pavers from Lowes at a price of $1.30 each and spruced them up with a pretty paint job! I love her playful combination of colors and the honeycomb pattern she …

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[3 Jun 2014 | One Comment | 1,054 views]
Father’s Day Mason Jar Gift with Printable

Moms often receive flowers for mother’s day, but who’s to say dad wouldn’t enjoy a plant for father’s day?  My husband enjoys cooking and using fresh herbs, so I thought it would be fun to make him a father’s day gift that could live on the counter, look good, and still be useful.  I went with mint because of the lovely smell and the fact …

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[18 May 2014 | No Comment | 641 views]
Make a Garden Hose Wreath

This year at my house it is time to invest in a new hose.  The old one still looks fine, but as soon as you turn it on it shoots up a fountain-like leak.  Know the feeling?  Feel bad about throwing that old hose in the trash?  Jill from Create.Craft.Love. has an idea for you!  She turned an old hose into a lovely spring wreath …

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[30 Apr 2014 | 3 Comments | 2,093 views]
Make a Plastic Cup Rain Chain with Dollar General

This post brought to you by Dollar General. All opinions are 100% mine.

I've been wanting to make a rain chain for a while now, ever since I learned what they were (a decorative alternative to a downspout). So when the folks at Dollar General put out their spring merchandise this year, I starting mulling over what would be the best way to go …

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[14 Mar 2014 | No Comment | 7,001 views]
Make DIY Solar Jar Lights

Solar lights are a great way to add a touch of ambiance just about anywhere once the sun goes down.  They come with a little stake for putting them into the ground, but what about those places where a stake isn’t a good option, like on a porch?  Dawn at Creative Cain Cabin discovered that solar lights can be easily fit onto the tops of …

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[8 Mar 2014 | 2 Comments | 3,683 views]
Make a Mosaic Flamingo

With spring just around the corner, it’s time to start thinking about garden projects! We’re big fans of the ol’ classic pink plastic flamingos, so it’s no surprise that we love this quirky mosaic flamingo by Lucy at Lucy Designs. Starting with a plain flamingo, you can make your own with a few tiles, a little grout, a fair amount of time, and lots of …

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[14 Feb 2014 | No Comment | 4,031 views]
Make Slinky Flower Pot Stakes

Is anyone else dreaming of spring? It might be hard to believe if you’re currently digging out from under a snow bank but spring is scheduled to arrive just next month! Whether you want something to dress up your garden or need stand-ins until your real flowers bloom, these slinky flower stakes from Birds and Blooms are both adorable and clever! [how to make slinky flower pot …

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[27 Sep 2013 | No Comment | 2,727 views]
Make Sheet Music Pumpkin Planters

While plastic pumpkin buckets might be the iconic collector of sweet treats on Halloween night, they are a far cry from classy decor. Is there a way to salvage these gaudy beasts? Kelly from Eclectically Vintage proves it can be done! With a little bit of Mod Podge and sheet music, even the ugliest of pumpkins can turned into a cute fall planter. [how to make …

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[4 Sep 2013 | No Comment | 2,500 views]
Make Easy DIY Fence Art

As part of a series of outdoor decorating projects, Breanna from Dollar Store Mom decided that a lank section of fence in her yard was in need of some art.  Using a pile of picture frames that she already had on hand and some large wooden letters, she decided to give her garden a word of encouragement.  Don’t have access to or the budget for …

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[16 Aug 2013 | 4 Comments | 7,114 views]
Make Stamped Rocks for Your Garden

I love crafting with natural materials. I recently wrote a tutorial for these stamped rocks on Creative Green Living and am delighted with how they turned out. The flexible, clear stamps I used in the tutorial make getting perfect images on curved surfaces easier but with a little practice, you can use block mounted stamps you already have on hand to get the same look!