9 Best DIY Garden Decoration Ideas With Recycled Items

Given an option, I would love to spend as much as time in my garden as I can. My backyard, garden areas are very closed to my heart. I love to do experiments with various DIY garden decor projects.

If you are like me then you too love making your own garden decor, right? When choosing to accessorize your garden and yard, you’ll first want to think about just what types of items you’ll want to see out there. Do you enjoy a relatively cohesive garden, with nature-themed decorations? Do you want items that will stand out a bit more? The options are virtually endless, of course.

I personally like to keep my garden decoration theme nature based.

From cute containers to compost bins, these garden art projects and practical DIYs will enhance any backyard. Whether you are an art and crafts person or just want to spend less on garden decorations, these ideas are perfect for you. They’re pretty easy to create too, you’ll only need a day or less to work on each.

Now lets check this collection of top DIY garden decor projects. Follow the links after each diy for step by step instructions. Happy crafting 🙂

1. Upcycled Tin Can Planters

Last year I already shared with you the best tin can recycle craft ideas. But the thing is there are still so many more creative ways to recycle used tincans. How about painting these empty tincans and turn them into beautiful planters for your fence. Every spring and summer I feel like giving a total makeover to my yard.  Source/Tutorial: cieradesign

2. Wine Bottle Bird Feeder

You can hang this bird feeder directly onto a fence post or add a rope or ribbon and attach it to a tree limb. I love the look of this bird feeder. Its unique and the fact that it only takes short time to create. Your neighborhood birds will also appreciate it as well. Now you will think twice before tossing that empty wine bottle! Instead, repurpose it in the cutest mobile bird feeder. It certainly one the useful diy garden decoration ideas. Source/Tutorial:Elizabeth Joan Designs.

3. Build a Ladder Garden Planter

Dont you think this diy garden decor is simply eye catching. To make it, you can reuse your old ladder or buy one or if you wish to go more crafty and make one right from the scratch then follow this tutorial for further details. The best part is it only costs $20 to make. Source/Tutorial:Ana White

4. DIY Rustic Wooden Crate Fence Shelves

Add open storage to your yard or garden with wooden crates grouped and installed along a fence or exterior wall. These DIY crates will instantly add beauty to your backyard. Also you have all that storage space for tools or plants. Make it as a weekend DIY backyard decoration project. Source/Tutorial: hgtvgardens

5. Hanging Basket Fence Planters

If you are looking for an amazing DIY way to give a nice makeover to your garden then you have to check this tutorial. Source/Tutorial: tootsietime

6. Repurposed Mirror Fence Decor

With this diy, you can turn old mirrors into beautiful fence decor. Mirrors instantly help you to add charm to your backyard. This is a great idea for those of you who have relatively small backyards and want to give the impression of more space. Trust me its very easy to do DIY garden decor project. Source/Tutorial: thebrambleberrycottage

7. DIY Outdoor Chalkboard

Chalkboard craft projects are fun to do. Here you can use Chalkboard to dress up a boring fence. I am sure it will attract kids to play outside on those nice sunny days. Dont you think its a great way to keep your kids busy during summer vacation. Plus its a wonderful inexpensive DIY garden decor.
Source/Tutorial: the-good-life-blog

8. DIY Magic Marble Fence

Old fence holes make your garden look horrible. You must be worried or have no clue what to do with it. There here is a solution for your guys. With this garden decoration idea, you can fill those holes with marbles and give your fence a really cool look. Also if you fence is hole free then still you can do this DIY by drilling a few small holes into the wood. Source/Tutorial: gardendrama

9. Upcycled Table Leg Dragonflies

Dragonflies come in monsoon (rainy season). If you like Dragonflies they may be you can consider making this garden decoration idea. Here the bodies of the dragonflies are table/furniture legs and spindles. If you don’t have a few legs on hand to use, you can find them really cheap at most thrift stores. I feel its a completely different project so either you will like it a lot or you will ignore it. Source/Tutorial: lucydesignsonline

How many of these amazing ideas do you think you’ll attempt this year? I hope you will try atleast one of these amazing diy garden decoration ideas. Wishing you an amazing happy crafting time 🙂

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