Tub of Pink Carnations

I found an old claw-foot tub and repainted it and filled it with soil and pink carnations. Then, I added a faucet with an old outdoor type faucet plumbed to a small pool pump set below the tub. It recirculates the water, making the faucet look like it's running and filling the tub. In these photos, the faucet was off but it really works.

Top Hometalk Projects

30 Essential Hacks For Cleaning Around Your Home
31 Ways For You To Style Your Garden
30 Creative Ways To Repurpose Baking Pans
30 Address Signs That'll Make Your Neighbors Stop in Admiration
24 Update Ideas To Make Your Kitchen Look Fabulous
Easy DIY Remedies For Your 7 Most Hated Bugs
3 Creative Eye Catching Rug Projects That No One Else Has!
These 21 Bloggers Came Up With The Most Amazing Organization Ideas
25 Beautiful Things You Can Make With Rope & Twine
Valentine's Day Is Getting Closer! Get Ready With These Lovely Ideas
15 Stencil Patterns You'll Wish You'd Seen Sooner
Check Out These Wonderful Ways To Decorate Your Plain Mugs
Instantly Upgrade Your Living Space With These Amazing DIY Ideas
21 Stunning Wreaths for The 4th of July
13 Spectacular Ways To Display Your House Number

Have a question about this project?

3 questions

Join the conversation

2 of 4 comments
  • Judy
    on May 7, 2019

    Will these grow good in Alaska. Growing zone 1b.

    thank you

  • Beth
    on May 26, 2020

    I never particularly cared for carnations until someone showed me that you can use your fingers and open them up, then fluff them. This way, they look entirely different and almost like peonies! Try it. You'll be pleased!

Your comment...