Tag: potting shed

Potting Shed: Pumpkins, Gourds, and Mums!

We’ve had a little teaser of fall temperatures, just enough inspiration to harvest some fall color around my Potting Shed! So I’m welcoming fall with open arms, along with pumpkins, gourds and mums! Oak leaves frame a bittersweet wreath and transferware lid hanging in greeting on the door. And my window box is liner-free and home for…

Home is Where the Potting Shed Is

  I received this adorable handpainted jar with Home is Where the Potting Shed is on it.  It’s a mini painted replica of my Potting Shed, by Jenna at  the Painted Apron with oh-so-fun personalized details! She added cedar shake siding and red front door. Along with little details that I love including pumpkins. . .  And included my windows…

Raking Season

It’s Raking Season!  My favorite uses for a rake are not the intended ones. . . With Indian Corn~ Hanging Christmas ornaments~ With Pine cones and evergreens~ As a bottle tree~ A Wine glass holder~ For holding vintage tools and a basket of mums~ And my least favorite way to use a rake. . . For raking leaves :)…

Hanging from the Rafters

I’m out of room so I’m hanging from the rafters in my Potting Shed! This would be handy in my house since I’m out of room there too :) Watering cans. . . a pitch fork. . . Baskets. . . a tray. . .  A bucket suspended from an old window frame~ A dairy…

Patriotic Dressing~ Potting Shed

I dressed my Potting Shed in   Red, White & Blue in celebration  of Independence Day! Caladiums are sprouting from a red liner in a window box~ And we’re Pledging Allegiance to the Flag~ Flags are flying in a pot of  red verbena, white petunias, and blue lobelia (a ready-refill from Lowe’s), inside an olive bucket. The pot…

Potting Shed Update- Fall Dressing

My Potting Shed is nearly finished~  and Dressed for Fall!  My early spring issue of Country Gardens Magazine was the inspiration for the exterior~ You can see how she’s grown here. A blend of old & new~ salvaged metal panels cover the porch roof and are married with new green steel~ Landscaping is on my…

New Life for a Chest Gone to Pot

I’ve been busy Nesting in my Potting Shed~  My grandmother’s sad, pink chest had gone to pot :) and has come home to roost for storage in my Potting Shed~ given new life and purpose thanks to Annie Sloan Chalk Paint! I had been wanting to try ASCP after seeing and hearing all the buzz~ My…