This is SO smart! DIY concrete garden spheres using glass light fixtures - get old ones from thrift stores, fill with concrete, and then break glass. Color concrete, paint, or leave natural.p'd by Susan Holochan on her pin board yard-stuff.
Go to nature for simple (and super low-cost) ideas. Sticks and stones become unusual garden posts at a farmyard in west-central Wisconsin. Bundle sticks to create a decorative post, top it with a flat rock and place a round rock on top of that.