How do I make my bucket Garden look classy?

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I want to start a bucket garden because I can't afford pretty planters, so I'm wondering if there are any Innovative approaches to a bucket garden
it that would make it look pretty?
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  • Janet Pizaro Janet Pizaro on May 05, 2017
    Spray paint your buckets in assorted colors. Rustoleum 2X has a very large variety of colors.
  • Julie Titus Julie Titus on May 05, 2017
    I would Start by painting them white (if your buckets are plastic - there is paint for plastic available at your local hardware stores) and find ribbons or magazine pictures of flowers or your favorites and paste on outside of your buckets and cover w/clear varnish - that would dress up your buckets. Have fun!
  • Crystal Crystal on May 05, 2017
    Yes spray paint those buckets pretty bright colors arrange them in which ever fashion you like an maybe add some old christmas lights to make them stand out a little.
  • Gma Kirk Gma Kirk on May 05, 2017
    I've seen cute camouflage for ugly planters made from pallet wood glued vertically around the sides. You can also just spray them a dark green and have trailing plants spilling over the sides.
  • Michaelene W Michaelene W on May 05, 2017
    You can spary paint them there this paint that looks like sand I think it's at most home inprovement stores
  • Roanne Roanne on May 05, 2017
    You can make pretty signs naming the plants that will stick into the soil.
  • Nancy Gramm Nancy Gramm on May 05, 2017
    Classy is relevant. What I think is classy, you mightn't and veetsa votsa. However I saw a post here where a Hometalker had turned a white plastic container into an enamelware lookalike. I thought it was stunning. I've been unable to find the post but as I recall she started with white plastic--if yours isn't you can paint it--and used a Sharpie to color the rims. As I said, IMO, stunning.
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