A bird feeder made from a slinky and a vinyl-coated wire forms a wreath to hold peanuts.

Make this peanut wreath feeder with a Slinky and a few basic supplies. Get the how-to on the Birds & Blooms Blog!

Bird Bread Feeder

DIY Pine Cone Bird Feeder , This one is for the bird lovers. Tie a cone on a yarn and dip it in a mixture of peanut butter, honey and margarine than into your favorite bird seed mixture. Your birds will love it!

wrap twine around a tennis ball and put underneath the pan – bring the two ends of twine through the top and tie onto the tree

So clever!

Place scraps of yarn in a suet feeder and birds will use them to make their nests.

Attach a can-tab to the back of a picture to hang it

Bird feeder

Easy Oriole Feeder It doesn't get any easier than this one. And the colorful birds it attracts will amaze you!

Cut the bottom off of wine bottles to use for candles outside to keep the wind from blowing them out.

Orange Bird Feeder: 1 orange; 4 pieces of string cut into 24″ lengths; bird seed ~ With a sharp knife, cut the orange in half and scoop out the flesh. Pierce 4 small holes on opposite sides, about 1/2″ from the top edge of each half . Thread one piece of twine through a hole, and out the opposite end. Repeat with the second piece of twine in the remaining holes. Gather the ends together and tie in a knot. Repeat with the other half. Fill with bird seed and hang from sturdy branches outside.

peanut butter jar bird feeder

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Think outside the box

How to make a stone birdhouse at http://empressofdirt.net/how-to-make-a-stone-birdhouse/

Upcycle DIY Bird Feeder

Old Shoe as Bird House

We have beautiful humming birds right outside our office windows everyday. This feeder would be a great way to say thank you for stopping by.

8 DIY Bird Baths I would plant more flowers at the top, I have this planter in black looks like it can be spray painted.