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By Henrietta E Welch | Projects that Bridge the Gap Between the Old and the New

VERTICAL VEGETABLES: "Grow up" in a small garden and confound the cats!

''How to solve a problem like cats digging and toileting in the vegetable patch'''''', and growing veg in a very small garden. I needed a solution …


Hypertufa Instructions

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What is Hypertufa?

Hypertufa is a mixture of Portland cement and other ingredients such as peat moss, sand, perlite, or vermiculite and water. …

Hypertufa Hands - cement planter shaped like a hand

Rustic Garden Art DIY

Making funky and fun garden art is a knack. I'm always finding things that can be taken to the next level, or designing …

diy restoration hardware garden spheres...

Restoration Hard(to swallow these prices)ware's Stone Garden Spheres are a great accent in

gardens, or on decks and patios, they add interest in a …

Concrete Pots

I like things that are a bit different and unexpected. Concrete pots happen to fall under both of those categories. I’ve been looking to add a few …

Pots with a Personal Touch

Years ago at a flower show, a group of rustic garden containers caught my eye. They were made from a stonelike material known as hypertufa, which …

Martha Stewart

Weekend DIY Project: Rustic Wood Patio Table

One of the many things I didn’t anticipate about buying a huge old farmhouse was how many outdoor spaces I would feel compelled to fill with …

Build a Patio Table with Built-In Ice Boxes

Some of the best memories of summer are those of lazy evenings spent with friends and family, enjoying a meal with good company and good food in


Picnic table plans

Picnic table plans - as you might imagine, there are many designs for picnic tables. I saw the one featured on this page at an RV park. It is a good …

Ana White | Build a Sawhorse Outdoor Table | Free and Easy DIY Project and Furniture Plans


Projects built from this plan. Thank you for submitting brag posts, it's appreciated by all!

Handmade by: Alark

Handmade by: …

How To Build A Mini Picnic Table Condiment Holder

Here is the perfect addition to the beautiful picnic table you just built. I saw an image of these somewhere in Facebook land (edit: Taylor Garden & …


The RunnerDuck Condiment Picnic Table, step by step instructions.

For this project I used some 3/4" X 6" cedar fencing scraps.
The first step we'll cut all the pieces.
Cut some 3/4" wide strips, you'll need about 65" …


Rustic Cooler: A How-To | Killer b. Designs

I’m smitten with rustic coolers. If you’re in the Southwest region, you’ve probably seen them at HEB or Cabelas, or pretty much any hardware store. …

Ana White | Build a Cedar Vertical Tiered Ladder Garden Planter | Free and Easy DIY Project and Furniture Plans

Hi everyone!

Do you remember my friend Jen, who built this planter last week?

Jen is a beginning builder, and will be working with me on beginner …


Easy Garden Obelisk

Easy Garden Obelisk – a great and inexpensive DIY!

Happy day to you…my friends.
It is time for another garden project.
This one has been germinating in …


Easy to make dish flowers

…Plus 5 ways to attach them to the ‘stems!’ Our Flea Market Gardening experts show how to make dish flowers, how to attach the ‘stems’ and how to put …


Put A Bulb In It: 24 upcycled pendant lights made from thrifty vintage treasures

Put a Bird on it? Sure. But let’s throw a big net over another design mega trend today — one with classic vintage-upcycling roots: Put A Bulb In It. A …


How To Make A Diamond Tufted Headboard

Diamond tufted headboards are stunning, but so prohibitively expensive that I wasn’t sure I would ever gain one for my home. Years later with my money …


Diamond-Tufted Upholstered Headboard

I love…LOVE…a diamond-tufted upholstered headboard. I like them in just about any shape and size. I’m just a sucker for diamond tufting.

via The Paris …


Rough, industrial look is now chic

I started by shopping, assuming the only way I could have an industrial-style bookcase was by paying a hefty sum for one.

As this style of furniture …

DIY Downdraft Sanding Table Box

As a general rule, there is one thing that most woodworkers despise. No, it’s not when your kids delete your recorded copies of The New Yankee …


Father's Day Framed Floating Pictures in a Faux Leather FrameTutorial

There’s something about my Dad’s office that has kind of a manly air to it. Perhaps it’s the marble core lamp or the big, fancy wooden desk or the …