How to build an easy rustic wood garden shed gate

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Today we are revisiting one of my garden sheds that hasn’t yet been completed… but leave it to me to go ahead and add a rustic wood garden shed gate I didn’t even realize I was going to make! Well, I’ve always known I wanted a garden shed gate in this area of the backyard, […]

Transform any pot into a charming vintage crock numbered planter!

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While I love plant pots, I’m not always fond of their original colours such as orange… especially when they are brand new. So I decided to solve that problem by creating a way to turn any ‘ol pot into cute and easy vintage crock numbered planter… plus! Did you know I use to collect vintage […]

How to build a rustic screen door from scratch

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How to build a rustic screen door from scratch Adding ‘professional builder’ to my long list of to-dos was really never in my sights. For the past 10 years, I’ve gotten along with my somewhat primitive (rustic) building techniques teaming up reclaimed wood and screws. Easy! Done! Imperfectly perfect! But then there comes a time […]

Garden-themed reclaimed wood walkway

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Garden-themed reclaimed wood walkway Recently with some really epic summer-like weather in our favor, I’ve been working in the garden and the outside of the house. Since I removed all my flowerbeds out of the backyard, that area is so easy to keep up! But my front yard is quite another thing… Most of the […]

A pallet wood sofa that’s also a lounger!

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I’m blaming this pallet wood sofa that’s also a lounger project on my friend Cindy. Or I should say, thanking her! I spotted Cindy’s gorgeous summer patio decked out with cozy loungers on her Instagram stories, which looked so comfy! So I started pricing some loungers out. The ones I wanted were SO expensive… ugh. […]

Rustic shed with garden shutters and bike

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Rustic shed with garden shutters and bike If a girl leaves for a month during summer, what happens to her grapevine-covered rustic garden shed? Are you even ready for this?! Don’t say I didn’t warn you. It disappears! I swear, this grapevine-gone-crazy happened in the blink of an eye. One day I was packing my […]

Reclaimed wood tool fence with Farm Supply sign

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  Reclaimed wood tool fence with Farm Supply sign – Part 5 See how I built the fence HERE Visit the entire series HERE Some projects can take an afternoon to tackle and complete. While others seemingly take years. But I finally have a super cool update on a long awaited reclaimed wood tool fence […]

How to recut flowerbed edges like a pro – part 2 with video

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How to recut flowerbed edges like a pro – part 2 with video Well hello there spring! It feels so good to be mowing that greener than green grass once again! And of course, play in the flowerbeds. Today I even painted house trim! I do love my sunshine. But one thing never fails… Come […]

Stencil garden-themed Ikea crates

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Stencil garden-themed Ikea crates You guys already know I’m a reclaimed wood fanatic. Add a few rustic crates to the mix, and you have me lock, stock and barrel. For the most part, I generally have plenty of great old junk on hand to create with. However I also recognize not everyone comes across reclaimed […]

Welcome to my branched front door, barn wood bench and wood mat.

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Welcome to my branched front door, barn wood bench and wood mat. This post shares how I repainted my front door, made a reclaimed wood mat and a funky new reclaimed wood bench! (this post contains some affiliate links) We are not kind to front doors. Ok, the fact that the front door stuck terribly, […]