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10 original ideas garden ornaments with their own hands

10 original ideas garden ornaments with their own hands

Do you think how to decorate the garden with his own hands without the help of a professional designer? Believe me, it is simple. And our original ideas to help you.

Creating comfort and beauty to your site, youimmersed in the fascinating and interesting process. It can be approached as seriously and with humor. And for creative people - it's a great opportunity to show their talent and give new life to old forgotten objects.


  • Evening lights.
  • Birdhouses.
  • Garden furniture.
  • Fences.
  • Garden paths.
  • Custom flower beds and pots.
  • Artificial ponds.
  • Floating beds.
  • Garden sculptures.
  • Wooden plaque.

Evening lights

In the evening, you will appreciate the light illumination. To implement this idea, you can buy ready-made mini flashlight on solar batteries.

coverage area

Lamps with solar batteries are simply inserted into the ground, for example, along the track or in the flower garden

You can also buy or make your own handsDecorative lights (from tins or glass jars). They work by using candle tablets. They were hung on trees or put before the house. Also interesting, they will look at the sides of the gazebo or along the pond.

garden lighting

It is not necessary to cover the garden with electric light. Use candles - most importantly, that they are safe

It is interesting! Hanging lights on trees, you need to know about the two illumination options - this will help you make the right emphasis:

  • on the form of the crown - this ispaolzuyut external illumination, lights are mounted on the neighboring trees;
  • texture on the crown - is appropriate interior lighting and lights are placed among the plants.
Lantern accommodation

Lamps can be placed among the plants and on the lanes and on the steps


Another decorative ornament are birdhouses. Hang them on your site, you will attract a variety of birds in the garden, and enjoy their singing.

Those who are in the labor lessons learned to make these cute houses for birds, can make them yourself and attach to the suitable places.

birdhouse in the area

Use a variety of materials and objects in the manufacture birdhouse

They can be very simple and unpretentious, but can be pretentious and design. For example, a two-storey wooden birdhouses or rounded shape made of transparent glass.

The choice of birdhouse will depend on the style, which is maintained the whole garden.

birdhouse painting

Painted birdhouse will add color to your garden

garden furniture

No garden can not do without the comfortable benches, wicker chairs and a wooden swing.

Benches better positioned under the spreading trees, so on a hot day you can enjoy the coolness of the shade.

a bench in the garden

For your shop suitable branches of various shapes

And if there is a gazebo on the site, then do not do without the table, round or rectangular shape. In the center of the table is required to put a small vase with a bouquet of flowers or a fruit basket.


A cozy gazebo will protect you sultry day and rainy night

The most popular is wrought-iron furniturefor the garden, but you can buy a plastic table and chairs. If you decide to put wood furniture, use the special tips on the legs. To make it last longer and you will not rotted prematurely.

It is important to know that the furniture of teak and larch stronger.

Garden furniture

Unpainted wooden garden furniture is required to cover a special compound


Before installation of the fence, you need to decide what you are installing it. What is the function it will perform.

site fencing

If you want to isolate themselves from everyone and set a high fence, use for this fence or decking


You can just raise a fence, so-called "green wall". It will be beautiful and functional

woven fence

Installation of wooden or iron fence, which you can simply apply bright patterns. And lovers of natural materials will like fences or woven reeds


Wrought iron gate also will decorate your yard. Near to plant vines, and they quickly it zapletut. To do this, fit vines, ivy, Parthenocissus, climbing rose

Garden paths

Tracks from the house to the artificial pond or between the beds spread a different material:

  • colored mosaic tiles, from which you can put pretty bright pictures;
  • cut down trees round shape;
path of the saw cut

For track use of the saw cut trees of different diameter

  • paving stones with grass sprouted at the seams;
  • sea ​​pebbles;
  • crushed stone or gravel.
The path of gravel

Track gravel can easily make any contours

Along the tracks you can set a low wicker fence and decorate it with flowers or artificial butterflies and dragonflies.

Custom flower beds and flower pots

The most important place in the decoration of your gardentake flowers. They are planted directly into the ground, creating a bright and original pictures throughout the site. Also grown in pots that can surprise with its elegance and creativity. So, decorate the garden with his own hands - a photo to help you.

Unnecessary seemingly items that can be used as a flowerpot or flower stands:

  • wooden boxes;
  • rotten tub or barrel, painted in bright colors;
  • wooden trolley;
original flower

From wooden carts can make beautiful flower garden

  • wicker baskets or vases;
  • plastic bottles;
  • old shoes;

Do not rush to throw away old shoes, they are very easy to turn into original pots

  • unnecessary watering cans and buckets;
  • old dishes, which can revive colors and applique;
  • a bike.
flowers at the cottage

On a bike you can not only ride, but also to use it as a stand for flowers

Artificial ponds

Choosing a place for the reservoir, keep in mind that it should cover the sun or in the early morning or late evening. This protects it from drying out and from the active algae reproduction.

pond at the dacha

The larger the pond, the easier it is to serve

The best place in the pond side of the lawn. Under it usually purchase a special container. You can also dig a hole and lay plastic on the bottom, then add water and land suitable plants.

You can make a path around the pond of pebbles or sand, put the bench.

pool at their summer cottage

Creating a pond in the summer cottage will allow plant new unusual plants

Floating beds

If on the territory of your garden has a pond, you are lucky. Here is another interesting idea for decorating your garden with his own hands - the floating beds.

bed in the boat

First option: take an old wooden boat, poured to the ground and planted flowers. Also, it can be easy to put the boxes with flowers

For the second variant suitable plasticcontainer or a large piece of foam. At the bottom of the plastic container is necessary to make the hole and lay a geotextile. This material does not allow the soil washed away with water. Then covered with earth and disembark our flowers.

For greater stability, the plastic container is recommended to install foam.

That's all, your floating beds ready. They can be attached to the anchor and set specific location. And you can just drop into the water and they will swim across the pond.

flowerbed in the pond

Flowerbed island can be sent to the free swimming on the pond

Garden sculptures

garden decoration with the help of sculpture - a lesson for everybody. Many people buy ready-made sculptures and figurines fairy-tale characters.


This cheerful hostess of your mini-pond, not only beautify the pond, but also cheer up adults and children

If you have a small area, you should notclutter up the aisles and walkways large sculptures. Before you decorate a garden of flowers, buy small plaster or wooden figurines, which will blend in with the vegetation and garden furniture. They can be placed near the house, in flower beds and lawns.

from scrap materials

From scrap materials make fun crafts and place them on the site

Wooden plaque

Planting fruits and vegetables in the kitchen garden, we sometimes forget where and what to put. To avoid this problem, help, wooden plaques with the names of crops.

The same labels can be set with color names. This will help you bring order to your site and as it is necessary to decorate the garden.


Near each of the beds and flower garden set the cute wooden plaques with the names of vegetables and flowers

Flight of fancy will allow to find interesting design solutions and make it a reality. Decorate the garden with their own hands and any idea presented in the photo, will become a reality. Surprise your friends!

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