Something to Look Forward To:
Outdoor Projects Roundup

Something to Look Forward To:
Outdoor Projects Roundup

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Sarah Dobbins
Dec 22, 2012
Looking outside the window right now doesn't really get me excited about venturing out — not unless I have about 5 layers of clothes on, and even then… brrrr! But if I just close my eyes, imagine the bursts of green and the warmth of the air, the feeling of fresh dirt in my hands and sun on my shoulders… I start getting excited about spring already. Here are some great tutorials and reader-submitted projects from the past year to get your juices flowing. Outdoor Tutorials and Projects: 1. Budget & Small Space Friendly: DIY Cinderblock Planters 2. How To Make Polymer Clay Plant Markers 3. How To Grow Your Own Moss 4. How To Make a Sunburst Porch Mirror 5. 10 Kid-Friendly Ideas for Backyard Fun 6. Grow It, Buy It & DIY It: 35 Posts to Shape Up Your Outdoors 7. Five Fabulous Outdoor Pallet Projects 8. How To Make a Herb Planter from a Cement Form 9. How To Make Mini Garden Gnomes 10. How To Ant-Proof Your Hummingbird Feeder 11. Colorful, Creative Outdoor Art Ideas 12. Get Outside: 5 Backyard Weekend Projects 13. How To Make a Forsythia Wreath 14. How To Make a Flower Pot Table 15. How To Raise a Yurt in Four Hours
My Great Outdoors Reader Projects: 1. Annie's Big City Backyard 2. Before & After: Olivia's Kid-Friendly Patio 3. Katie's Secret Garden 4. Erin's Front Porch Restoration 5. Jane and Justin's Backyard Before & After 6. Bobby's Splash Pad 7. Claudet's Relaxing Small Space Garden 8. Lynne's Recycled Treehouse 9. Nicola's Colorful & Cozy Balcony Garden 10. Diane's Craftsman Porch Renovation 11. Alejandro's Rooftop Oasis 12. Cynthia's Backyard Retreat 13. Lynne's Antique Barn Outdoor Kitchen 14. Linda's Screened Porch in Chicago 15. Alicia's Backyard Eden
Welcome to Apartment Therapy's Best of 2012 roundup! From December 19 through January 1 we are rounding up our favorite (and your favorite) posts from the past year.

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