My big tip of this week, this month, this year… Forever, is to find as many reclaimed items as you can.
As you will have seen on my Instagram feed recently, Andrew and I went to a farm clearance and bought loads of awesome old stuff which I have been using as planters in the garden.
Old buckets, old toilet potties, rusty dustpans, etc etc… Look how fabulous they are now!
Today my kind neighbour offered me some bits and bobs she didn’t need anymore and so I am recycling them for the garden!
She gave me two old wooden storage boxes and a beautiful metal plant stand.
The boxes I will line and sand down, I will then use them as planters.
The metal plant stand is already beautiful, I have wanted something like that for a while. I have now decided to paint the plant stand bright pink… Of course! When it’s done it will look amazingly kitsch, I can’t wait! I hope it will bring it back to life 🙂
All of these brilliant reclaimed items were either free or super cheap! They will add so much character to your outdoor space too! Why buy everything new when you can have something with a story.
So yep that’s my super top tip of the day, reclaim, reuse and recycle items to make your garden look amazing.