Monday, May 9, 2011

How To Make a Wall Garden and Save The World (DIY)


It all began with a few rescued side-of-the-road hubcaps. Do you remember my hubcap flower tutorial? Now the wall garden has bloomed, and Flora has been joined by Merryweather and Fauna.



Det började med några navkapslar som jag räddade från vägen. Kommer du ihåg min navkapsel blomma tutorial? Nu har min väggträdgård blommat, och Flora har fått sällskap av Merryweather och Fauna.




Hmmm...I think there is still room for more!

Jag tror att det fortfanrande finns utrymme för mer!






Do you know where the names Flora, Merryweather and Fauna are referenced from? The first person to leave a comment with the right answer will win a small gift from Sweden.

Vet du var namnet Flora, Merryweather och Fauna är från? Den första personen att lämna en kommentar med rätt svar vinner en liten present.


Until next time...
Tills nästa gång...
Michael

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  1. These are great, I love how they all look together... so bright & pretty!

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  3. they remind me of gigantic buttons. They're adorably fun! I agree, a garden of them along that wall would be JUST the thing :)

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  5. This is such a fun and cute idea, Michael! Thanks for sharing :)

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  7. What a fun and colorful addtion to your home! Love this!

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  9. Hi Michael! I'm glad to see you on my link party again with another lovely project. Thank so much! Enjoy your weekend!
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  10. I LOVE these! So many possibilities -- love the bright colors!

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  11. WOW!!! What a great idea!!! I love them!!!

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  16. Love these!! I'll have to "flower bomb" my back garden so I can enjoy the flowers out my kitchen window!

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  17. How do you attach the post to the hub cap? These are so cute!

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    1. the hubcaps are attached to the wall / and the stems are simply standing against the wall and being held up under the flower - the two are not attached together. I think I need to somehow attach the stems to the wall as well because they keep getting knocked over by the wind.

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