20 BEST DIY GARDEN DECOR IDEAS | How To Decorate Garden


You have many plants and veggies in your garden, but they are not arranged so they give a messy look to your garden.  In the same way, you have limited areas and you want to grow many plants in your backyard or garden. Many decor ideas will help you to arrange your plants in a limited area so they occupy less space.

The arrangement of the plants in a systematic way looks stunning. Here, we are going to discuss many ideas that will help you to decorate your garden or growing area which may be your deck or patio, or balcony.

By using different repurposed or upcycled items you can create fantastic displays for your plants.  The waste material will not cost you too much but you can also buy many things to make your garden the best sitting place for example furniture.


1- CERAMIC POTS.

If you want to give a modern look to your garden you can add white ceramic pots on a wooden stand. It will add a fresh look and feel to your garden. 

Pots are an important part of every garden, they will perform dual functions for you.  First, you grow plants in them, and second, they perform the function of a decorative piece in your garden.


2- TWINKLE LIGHTS.

Your garden will become an excellent spot in your house for outdoor summer hangouts. just by adding a couple of strands of twinkle lights. You will be surprised to see the effect of these lights, especially in the evening. These lights will add a cozy look to your garden.


3- VINTAGE LADDER FLOWER GARDEN DISPLAY

A unique way to decorate your garden with an old ladder. If your old ladder then doesn’t waste it because it can easily become a plant holder for your pots.

This ladder can be adjusted in a limited space and you can put many pots on it. Your waste material can be turned into a garden centerpiece and it will become the center of attraction in your garden. No one lives without praising your decorative idea of using an old ladder.


4- GALVANIZED METAL BUCKET FLOWER PLANTER DISPLAY

The galvanized metal bucket can easily turn into a flower planter. You can transform these buckets by using your creative ideas. If you have old metal buckets which are not in use then your problem is solved.  You can make your dream garden by using different creative ideas and add colorful things of beauty to your garden.


5- DIY MASON JAR OUTDOOR LANTERNS

Mason jars can easily be used to decorate your garden. This idea is now becoming very trendy. By using your crafty mind you can make different lanterns to shine in your growing area. They will add glow and twinkle like stars in your garden. This addition will make your garden the best sitting place for your family, especially in the evening.


6-  STRING LIGHTS WRAPPED AROUND BACKYARD TREES

Another great idea to add a glow and glitter to your garden. To accomplish this idea you need string lights; these lights are very cheap.

If your garden has tall trees then you can wrap the string lights around the trees, you can also have them even around the taller plants. These lights will add magical effects to your garden and instant attraction to your visitors.


7- LANTERNS

Trees provide shade during the day but you can also take another advantage of them as you can hang your lanterns on them. It will give a unique view of your garden.


8- DECK GARDEN

If you don’t have a garden or backyard then don’t worry you can grow your plants all over your deck and turn into an oasis. 

By adding different creative ideas your deck will become a deck garden for you and this place will become the best sitting place in your home for your family. You can spend your whole evening in this deck garden. Your evenings become colorful and lovely.


9- OUTDOOR FURNITURE

By adding chairs and tables to your garden it will become your dining spot. Outdoor furniture will change the look of your growing area.  But you should be careful when choosing furniture because the right furniture will make your moments memorable.

If you are the creative one you can also make your furniture like ok a sofa from pallets. This will become the best sitting place in the evening. If you want to enjoy yourself with your family but at your home without going outside. You can enjoy it by making the garden comfortable for spending your evenings.  This looks great when you imagine that you are spending the best time with your family in your dream garden.


10- ANTIQUE CHAIR PLANTER PLUS VINTAGE PLATES

The chair is a thing which you use for sitting but here we are giving you a great idea of making planters from your old metal chairs. If you have an old painted metal lawn chair then instead of throwing it you can use it as a planter seater.

This transformation will become a great idea of decoration. Besides this chair, if you have some antique plates then you can decorate them on your fence or an ugly and empty wall. This inexpensive addition will add a charming appeal to your garden. Such ideas show your creativity and you can create more by using your aesthetic sense.


11- RUSTY VINTAGE WHEELBARROW FLOWER PLANTERS

This unique idea will surprise you with how a wheelbarrow can be transferred into flower planters and this will give a vintage look to your garden. The thing which is associated with shirt and cement now with charming flowers. 


12- RUSTIC DECORATED METAL PITCHER PLANTERS

It is not good to associate planters with only wood or plastic. The metal pitchers also perform this function very well. The exciting thing is that they will not cost you too much and you can find it at your home free. If you are buying them then select different kinds of sizes. You can grow different types of your favorite flowers and plants in it.


13-CUTE AND EASY DIY COLANDER PLANTER

When you read a colander as a planter then you will be surprised how it works well as a planter. But when you grow your plants in it you can see the tiny holes in the bottom will help water to seep through.


 14- TEAPOT AND TEACUP DECORATIVE GARDEN STAKES

When you start making garden stakes you will enjoy it a lot. First, you should select a theme for your garden and gather all the things which are related to that theme. Here an idea of making garden stakes from teapot and teacup is given but you can also buy them from any store.


15- UPCYCLED VINTAGE DOOR GARDEN GATE

Many people think that the entrance of the garden should be grand. The gate which is made from wrought iron or other fancy material will look great but it is not necessary you can also use an upcycled vintage door. You can also paint it to give a different look but if you want to give an antique look to your garden then leave it worn-out.


16- LOVE LADDER AND VASE GARDEN DISPLAY

 Your wasted things like old glass bottles, jars, and an old ladder can be turned into a great centerpiece of your garden.

For a vintage themed garden, you can place your ladder in it and make it a garden display. You can recycle your old glass bottles or jars into flower vases. These old repurposed and upcycled things will become a patio welcome sign.


17- BROKEN POTS AND METAL BUCKETS AS MINI GARDEN

It is another way to show your creativity by making mini garden scenes. This work involves a lot of fun and you will enjoy creating tiny scenes and after that installing them on the top of a metal bucket or broken pot.

You can put these beautiful mini garden scenes anywhere in your garden or you can also place them on patio stairs. These mini garden scenes are easily available from the market if you are not willing to do this project at home or you have any doubt that you cannot do this.


18- ANTIQUE DRESS FORM GARDEN DECORATION

Whenever you go to a boutique you see a vintage style dress as a holder for accessories. If you place it in your garden then it looks great. Just select a huge planter that is filled with cherry blossoms or anemones, freesias, or any other flower you like most. Now place it on your selected planter this decoration will look great especially at parties.


19- WOODEN DRAWER AS GARDEN PLANTERS

If you have old wooden drawers then they will turn into planters very easily and become an eye-catcher.

You can place it in your garden or the patio. If you don’t have old wooden drawers, but want to do this project, you can also buy them. There is one benefit when you buy them, you can select different sizes of drawers which is not possible when you are using old repurposed drawers. 


20- USE SPOONS AS HANGING BASKET HOOKS

You can buy different types and sizes of hooks from the markets but you can also make it at home by using spoons which are available at home. The hanging basket idea is good for those who have limited space in their garden. By hanging different baskets they will grow their desired plants which occupy less space in their garden and another benefit is that they will grow more plants.

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