Been Shopping. Show your Knicnacks in your garden thread.

tropicalwon

Re: Been Shopping. Show your Knicnacks in your garden thread

Post by tropicalwon » Fri Mar 29, 2013 5:55 pm

Deedee wrote:
My Buddah head arrived this morning. £5.50 and £7.00 P&P..

Im really pleased with it..
Buddha looks great Dee. icon_thumleft I love the sparkly coloured jewels really makes it stand out but at the same time if you do what Goggs said it will blend into your tropical theme....

P.S. Sorry about the NikNak pic...sometimes I can't help myself :lol:

Deedee

Re: Been Shopping. Show your Knicnacks in your garden thread

Post by Deedee » Sat Mar 30, 2013 7:27 am

Thats ok Tropicalwon :D


I Have been up early hoping to put everything back on the decking after treating it yesterday and also hoping to make a start on the other decking area but its frosty out there so im bored now :roll: Ive been looking for more ideas and came across this site.
Are any of you thinking about building a bamboo fence? Worth a look.

http://www.myjapanesegarden.com/

GoggleboxUK

Re: Been Shopping. Show your Knicnacks in your garden thread

Post by GoggleboxUK » Sat Mar 30, 2013 1:02 pm

Got them up on the fence this morning :)

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Deedee

Re: Been Shopping. Show your Knicnacks in your garden thread

Post by Deedee » Sat Mar 30, 2013 4:21 pm

Excellent Gogs, they look great there exactly like your photoshop, They are chunkier than i thought and bigger, I love them icon_thumleft

GoggleboxUK

Re: Been Shopping. Show your Knicnacks in your garden thread

Post by GoggleboxUK » Sat Mar 30, 2013 4:33 pm

Thanks Dee :)

Yes, they are very chunky and heavy pieces. I put the fist one up using a large brass screw and as soon as I put it on the screw head snapped clean off :shock: I had to go and find a heavy duty steel one and doubled up for safety.

Deedee

Re: Been Shopping. Show your Knicnacks in your garden thread

Post by Deedee » Sat Mar 30, 2013 5:25 pm

woah, nearly a broken foot then :D

waggy1

Re: Been Shopping. Show your Knicnacks in your garden thread

Post by waggy1 » Sat Mar 30, 2013 8:04 pm

I've bought some pots from eBay for my garden, and I was pleased with the price.

Ebay Item: 111040453641

Deedee

Re: Been Shopping. Show your Knicnacks in your garden thread

Post by Deedee » Sat Mar 30, 2013 8:30 pm

waggy1 wrote:I've bought some pots from eBay for my garden, and I was pleased with the price.

Ebay Item: 111040453641

Bargain there waggy, they look good one's as well and frost proof icon_thumleft
What to put in them, new plants.

Lys

Re: Been Shopping.

Post by Lys » Tue Apr 02, 2013 8:44 pm

Dim wrote:some poundland specials:
http://www.poundland.co.uk/product-rang ... gardening/
Thanks for the heads up on Poundland, Dim icon_thumright. I wouldn't have thought of looking for bulbs there. Picked up some Sparaxis, Oxalis, Gloriosa superba and some metal tent pegs I'll use for securing down some cloches. Saw several people there rummaging for bargain bulbs...reminded me of pick 'n' mix at the sweet shop! :D

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Re: Been Shopping.

Post by Tom2006 » Tue Apr 02, 2013 10:34 pm

Lys wrote:
Dim wrote:some poundland specials:
http://www.poundland.co.uk/product-rang ... gardening/
Thanks for the heads up on Poundland, Dim icon_thumright. I wouldn't have thought of looking for bulbs there. Picked up some Sparaxis, Oxalis, Gloriosa superba and some metal tent pegs I'll use for securing down some cloches. Saw several people there rummaging for bargain bulbs...reminded me of pick 'n' mix at the sweet shop! :D
I wish they did holidays as well. :lol:
Most wanted list - Any Young Trachycarpus and/or fern.

GoggleboxUK

Re: Been Shopping. Show your Knicnacks in your garden thread

Post by GoggleboxUK » Tue May 07, 2013 12:12 pm

Thought I'd share this interesting nick nack ;)

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Deedee

Re: Been Shopping. Show your Knicnacks in your garden thread

Post by Deedee » Tue May 07, 2013 6:13 pm

Hehe Gogs, I think thats a genius idea :mrgreen:

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