Industrial Tiered Tabletop Succulent Garden

Originally inspired by Skip to my Lou’s cupcake stand, I took the project in a different direction to make a tabletop succulent garden. Succulents are probably the easiest plant to keep alive.  So for those of you who have a black thumb this project is for you.  Succulents are pretty hard to kill.  I love the greenery paired with the industrial metal tubes and end caps used in this project.  All these items can be found at Lowes.

tabletop terranium succulent garden

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Painted Plates Garden Art

I have seen some vintage dish and plate flowers on Pinterest and thought making my own from some inexpensive Dollar Tree glassware and glass paint would add a pop of pizazz to my yard this Spring. These are so easy to make and it is really hard to screw it up.  You don’t need to have painting experience to make this garden art.  Just a few swooshes with a paint brush and some glue and you are all set.

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Kitchen Herb Garden

Oh my gosh I literally squealed when I saw this project from Laura of Finding Home.  She thought completely out of the box with this vertical herb garden made from an old door, galvanized bins and some serving ware for decorations.  And I bet it smells delightful. This is a piece of art and quite brilliant..and functional!

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DIY Garden Markers made out of Sticks

I am not sure about where you live but here in Ohio May is the time to plant flowers, veggies, herbs, and plants. Like a good neighbor, I planted all sorts last weekend, cleaning up our beds and mulching as well.  I also filled three planter boxes full of herbs. While the plastic little stakes {…Read More…}