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« on: September 27, 2011 03:56:02 PM »

My housemate and I have been on a crafting binge and I wanted to share our most recent project!

We gutted out two old speakers that the previous tenant left.

Next we planted an herb and tomato garden into the openings.  So far the plants are growing nicely and our dinners have gotten more delicious Smiley

For more photos/info, check out our blog: http://adorningschemes.blogspot.com/2011/09/blog-post.html
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« Reply #1 on: September 27, 2011 05:16:35 PM »

This is amazing!  I will now be combing dumpsters looking for old speakers!
« Reply #2 on: October 03, 2011 02:29:36 PM »

Great idea! I'm definitely going to try this. I made planters from old wine boxes - have a look here http://canthack.org/2011/05/re-use-and-recycle-various-gardening-hacks/

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« Reply #3 on: October 10, 2011 07:47:33 PM »

o0oo0o  I love it!  I like how you colored them so they really pop!

I once used a wine box to collage with old comics and filled it with presents for my boyfriend at the time:

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« Reply #4 on: October 11, 2011 10:44:25 AM »

Just adorable! Recycling other peoples toss-outs is SO satisfying. I am currently trying to find a way to bring my outdoor herbs inside before the frost comes. I wonder if the hubby would mind me repurposing his old stereo bits?

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« Reply #5 on: October 20, 2011 12:45:05 PM »

haha I bet they would work indoors too.  They don't seem to leak.  Show me some photos if he gives in!

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