Reclaimed Barn Wood Planter


I didn't know what was making when I spied this small chunk of reclaimed barn wood in my stash, but soon an idea came to me. I built a box for it, but still wasn't sure what it should be used for until I spotted my kitchen herbs--a planter!
reclaimed barn wood planter, gardening, outdoor living, repurposing upcycling
A rustic, reclaimed barn wood planter--it can sit on a flat surface or hang on the wall.
reclaimed barn wood planter, gardening, outdoor living, repurposing upcycling
I built a simple, 3 sided box, using the nail gun to assemble it and attach to this awesome piece of wood.
reclaimed barn wood planter, gardening, outdoor living, repurposing upcycling
I stenciled the word grow on it--love the white with the rustic wood.
reclaimed barn wood planter, gardening, outdoor living, repurposing upcycling
Small hills drilled in the bottom of the box ensure proper drainage. But this would be cute in a bathrooom or as a book older in a kid's room.
reclaimed barn wood planter, gardening, outdoor living, repurposing upcycling
Look at those square nails still in the wood--ah, wonderful, weathered wood!
reclaimed barn wood planter, gardening, outdoor living, repurposing upcycling
Simple, sweet, functional--my kind of project!
Becky--Beyond The Picket Fence

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