chicken wire idea --Thinking I could use the chicken wire and use mason jar lids for the top and bottom and maybe cut some of the wire and insert some mason jar rims on the sides. Would make a cute hanging planter I think.
Or rabbits!DIY Craft Projects for the Yard and Garden - Trash to Treasure. Wire cloches made from chicken wire. Good way to keep the birds from eating the tender shoots of your plants as they emerge from the ground.
Window planter diy. Take old window and break out the glass. Paint and sand after to make it look aged. Use a staple gun to attach chicken wire to the back and screw in a heavy duty picture hanging hardware (hold at least 20lbs). Cut ceiling trim to make box planter and glue & screw to the bottom of window. Plant climbing roses or morning glories, or just leave it as cute cottage decor!