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September 16, 2009

My husband is in the construction business. One day he brought this old salad display home. It is the large kind you see at buffets. It has a sneeze guard on the top.

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March 3, 2014

My daughter loves anything old or antique and loves rag rugs, so I decided to use the rag rug technique and make her rag flower pots.

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March 8, 20071 found this helpful

Here are ideas for reusing items as planters or pots from the ThriftyFun community. Post your own unusual planter ideas below.

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February 20, 2007

I used an old wheelbarrow by drilling holes in the bottom for drainage, throw in some gravel then top w/soil and plants. Plants that hang off the sides look great and something big and flashy in the middle.

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July 31, 2007

Want something different for your front lawn or garden? Use an iron chair or glider and fill it with ivy and flowers.

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My husband put some wooden sides on it and I lined the bottom with coconut liners.

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Kelly Ann Butterbaugh4 found this helpful
April 13, 2011

Planning ahead for the seasons can add challenges to spring planting. Instead of planting each season, plant now to create an entire yearly display for much less than you'll pay to replant it each season.

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September 14, 2009

This is a recycling craft using children's pants as a holder for potted plants. Quite unique and cute. I saw the idea in a Birds and Blooms magazine and used it myself.

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By 8 found this helpful
August 2, 2011

My yard is mostly shade with the gravel driveway being the sunniest spot on the property. I refused to give up vegetable gardening when we bought the place, so I gathered up my galvanized tub collection.

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February 13, 2012

Interesting focal points in your garden don't always have to include terra cotta pots. See what you have around the house that would make a creative planter.

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November 1, 2015

In the Dollar Store we found some plastic toy wheel barrows and dump trucks. We set them on a mat that keeps weeds out with pea pebbles, and filled them up (first hubby drilled drainage holes) and set them out front.

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July 30, 20050 found this helpful

This is a very long driveway planter. It is made from long narrow shipping crates that held steel roller assemblies. I painted them and my husband moved them into place aligned and attached them to make one long planter.

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