Saturday, August 20, 2011

shabby garden shed...

this is linked to funky junk's sns #95!


when my son out grew  his wooden fort, we tried to think of a way to recycle some of it.  we used the rugged flooring for the base foundation of this shed.  over time, i had  collected  leaded glass windows, corbles, and an old ornate door and glass knob. 

 i asked my husband to make a garden shed with the bits and pieces.  and this is what he came up with.  (it measures 4' x 6'.)    here it is in progress.



 and almost done.





and finished.


here's a pic of the window and window box.


next spring, we are building a bigger garden shed here, at our new home.  should be fun!

9 comments:

  1. Wow! It's looking really good! I'm visiting from Funky Junk. Hope you stop by and visit my blog too!

    ciao

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  2. Absolutely adorable!! We are working on our own shabby shed. Posting details at www.saving4six.blogspot.com in the coming weeks.

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  3. Wow, that is very pretty and so cool that hubby made it with bits and pieces. Thanks for stopping by and for your kind comment.

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  4. How beautiful, wish my hubby would make me one just like it and I would use it as an escape to have tea, read, dream away the day!

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  5. That's so cute I almost can't see straight.

    I LOVE this- and would kill to have a garden shed like that!

    Your hubby needs a big hug.

    GREAT design, ma'am!!

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  6. Oh, I just love it! I've requested that my hubby make me a garden shed... I have to show him this. I'm visiting via Cozy Little House. You have such a lovely blog!

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  7. Those wooden sheds inspires me.It am looking forward for spring!

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  8. The are small but garden sheds beauty never fails to amaze me.

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  9. The are small but the garden sheds beauty never fails to amaze me.

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