Oh we are excited to show you some of our favourite quirky DIY projects to implement in your garden space. We'll start off the show with this simple and very impressive fire pit, built from a recycled washing machine drum. You simply need to give it legs or place it on alternated stacked bricks for a nice visual effect.
Why not set the evening mood with these Tikki themed candle holders. The great thing about this is the LED candle so you won't need to worry about fire hazard while still enjoying the soft flickering light effect. Perfect for an evening with friends and drinks or a romantic night while counting the stars.
Looking for a simple project. You can dig into your grandparent's attic or visit your local charity shop to find these charming old tin cans. You can repurpose them to use as planters to give colour and design to your garden decor.
For a little more effort, cut out the middle space from your old books and use them as a planters. These make for very interesting focal points. Maybe this one you should keep inside away from the rain. Would look amazing on a coffee table.
Once you have you garden looking interesting and exciting. Host a small gathering with this fold out drinks and food cabinet. Great as a space saver and perfect for company. You will be the new talk of the town!
At Garden Mile we love our gardens and each one of their uniqueness. We are always looking to be inspired by your DIY projects and interesting ways of making your garden feel like yours. There is so much to play with and we appreciate some projects take time to be complete. We have put together […]
With restrictions on outdoor gatherings finally easing, there has never been a better time to get your garden in tiptop shape for the summer! In this quick article we are taking a look at an item that often gets left by the wayside during the preparations for a BBQ – your lighting arrangement; At this […]
Oh we are excited to show you some of our favourite quirky DIY projects to implement in your garden space. We'll start off the show with this simple and very impressive fire pit, built from a recycled washing machine drum. You simply need to give it legs or place it on alternated stacked bricks for […]
As every dog-owner knows, our typical furry-friend has a tendency and a willingness to sleep almost anywhere! Yet despite their easy going nature, many owners prefer to purchase a dedicated bed for their dogs to sleep in – and for good reasons. That’s why in this post we’ll take a look at why owners choose […]
Even if you struggle with the gardening, you can still enjoy a great maintenance free garden with one simple trick – artificial plants! Now don’t close this article just yet! As the modern ranges we stock are far more realistic and convincing than the older, sloppier type that you may recall from your memory. But […]
With summer fast approaching, many of you have been asking us for advice on how to make your garden more appealing to visitors. Now there are many options you can take to make your garden more visually attractive, but this doesn’t guarantee that you’ll have visitors every day. As such in this article we are […]
Initially popular as a wooden children’s toy, the humble windspinner (or “whirligig” in the middle ages) has gone through multiple iterations over the centuries. In its more recognisable modern form, windspinners are a great way to make outdoor spaces more visually appealing and come in a vast range of shapes, styles and designs to suit […]
Have you been, like us, struggling to fill up the garden over the past year? If so, then we invite you to take a walk with us on the wild side as we explore our much adored Menagerie of animal themed garden ornaments! Starting with our most popular dynamic duo, these friendly "Llama Ramas" are […]
Have you been finding it harder to keep track of time over the past year? Well you're not the only one, of that we have no doubt! We therefore thought it would be prudent to take a look at a few of our favourite clocks, if only so that you can get back into the […]