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Repurpose Vintage Finds for the Garden
Readying your outdoor areas for the summer season? Think about using salvaged items to enliven your gardens, porch or patio.
Warm weather is here, and we’re all eager to start enjoying our gardens and outdoor living areas. And, of course, that means a little decorating of those spaces is in order.
Gardening enthusiast Lora Bloomquist lives near Minneapolis, Minnesota, and writes the Create & Ponder blog, where she inspires and encourages others to live creatively. Here, she shares five ideas to freshen up your outdoor areas using vintage or repurposed items:
|Use a discarded garden gate as a textural backdrop. Attach woven baskets and fill them with greenery. “Whether it’s the wall of your house, garage or shed, your view will be much more pleasing with vintage art,” Lora notes.|
Photographed and Styled by Lora Bloomquist