This gave me an idea-- we could use posts around our patio-- attach hanging hooks as shown-- but also drape string lights between!

How cute - She got this idea from Southern Living magazine. Potting bench turned into an outdoor beverage center. It has a built-in ice bucket, wine glass rack and bottle opener.

An outdoor mantel! What a great idea to fill up some back-of-the-house, boring wall space! Use any option for base, bricks... ceramic pots ... sculptures.. etc, add a board for a shelf , add pots . lanterns for candles ( or battery operated candles ) . Hang a decorative piece , ( metal ,,, wicker... wreath etc ) , over the middle of the " Hearth " .

Microwave got a makeover into a stylish bar cart. By applying Modern Masters paint the cart took on a very colorful and polished look.

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