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How to Turn a Woven Basket into a Planter

May 22, 2024
Angled photo of hanging woven basket on garden fence filled with red, white, and blue flowers.

This easy upcycle project will show you how to turn a woven basket into a gorgeous summer planter filled with flowers in a red, white, and blue color scheme. This post may contain affiliate links.  Making a purchase through one of these links helps support this blog. Is there anything more “summertime” in the US than lemonade, apple pie a la mode, and red, white, and blue?  When I decided to turn this basket into a planter, I knew I…

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Flower Building Sets for Adults

March 17, 2023

If you’re looking for a fun way to add beautiful flowers and plants to your home without the maintenance, considering creating one of these flower building kits for adults! This post may contain affiliate links.  Making a purchase through one of these links helps support this blog. Spring is almost here! And if you’re anything like me, you’re already planning your spring garden and itching for a trip to the local garden center to shop for plants.  Unfortunately, I still…

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How to Create a Butterfly Garden

March 24, 2020
create a butterfly garden

Fill your yard with colorful flowers and host plants this spring and create a beautiful butterfly garden that will attract butterflies, bees, and hummingbirds! This post may contain affiliate links.  Making a purchase through one of these links helps support this blog. Last year, I was so excited to get started on my black flower garden! I had a lot of success starting my flowers in a seed starting tray and transplanting them around Mother’s Day.  As much as I…

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How to Make a Floral Peace Sign Wreath

February 27, 2020
floral peace sign wreath

Give your front door a modern look with this easy Floral Peace Sign Wreath tutorial. A round wreath form is easily transformed into a peace sign with wire, rope, and faux flowers! This post may contain affiliate links.  Making a purchase through one of these links helps support this blog. I don’t know if you’ve noticed lately, but the dollar store has really upped their craft section!  I’ve been able to find terrarium supplies (including some really nice fake succulents),…

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DIY Outdoor Planters – 20 Creative Projects to Add to Your Garden

May 16, 2019

This post may contain affiliate links.  Making a purchase through one of these links helps support this blog. Get crafty in your backyard this spring and summer with 20 creative DIY outdoor planters that will add a little handmade charm your garden! Gardening season has officially begun here in New Jersey!  Of course, we were cleaning up the yard the moment the ground thawed!  This year, we got a super early start on gardening season.  My husband built a fence…

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How to Grow a Black Flower Garden

April 25, 2019

Bring a little drama to the outdoors this summer with a unique and magical looking black flower garden! Get started with these gardening tips and flowers! This post may contain affiliate links.  Making a purchase through one of these links helps support this blog. A few years ago, I visited a small, local greenhouse looking for some spring flowers to plant in pots in our yard.  I had to do a double-take when I passed by a table of velvety…

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