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Put your own twist on casual style with these easy projects. Each one uses less than $30 of rope and twine.
Build these window boxes and fill them with flowers for instant curb appeal.
You won’t need a workshop full of tools to show your creativity with these easy-to-build projects.
Have a seat while your garden rises to new heights. Suspended above this bench are three planters made from pipes to keep flowers away from curious critters.
Polish your DIY project skills with rewarding projects that bring beauty and character to your home -- indoors and out.
Practical and ornamental accessories bring colorful fun to gardens and outdoor living spaces. Simple instructions make them easy DIY projects.
Create simple, thoughtful gifts for someone special with these easy projects. Some only require minutes to make.
Soften the look of metal pails by wrapping them with natural-fiber rope. Then put them to work as storage or flower containers.
Turn a garage sale find into a naturally textured lamp with a nautical or cottage theme using a length of rope and a coordinating shade.
Don't have room for a water garden? Try this beautiful pond-in-a-box alternative. To make one yourself, just follow these easy instructions.
Take time to relax and enjoy your lawn and garden spaces with a new bench or chair.
Let nature create a privacy screen from flowering plants. This planter gives flowers a place to take root and provides a trellis for climbing.
Build a planter that holds a substantial garden bed, but is small enough for a deck or patio. Then keep track of the plants by using plant tags.
Bring style to a boring backyard with some DIY accent pieces. Make a side table and some easy lights to create a little oasis outdoors.