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Great Ideas — 20 Outdoor DIY Projects!

The days are getting warmer and I’m already planning my outdoor projects.

I was so happy to see all the fabulous ideas linked up this week!

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Check out these great ideas for 20 outdoor DIY projects and get inspired!!


DIY Outdoor Firepit @ Polka Dot Chair


Gold Animal Plant Picks @ Primitive and Proper


DIY Monogram Flag @ At Home With The Barkers


Floral Monogram @ Daisy Mae Belle


How to Make an Easy Lemonade Stand @ Desire Empire


DIY Front Porch Makeover @ The Space Between

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Updated House Number Sign @ Kleinworth & Co.


Planting an Herbal Tea Garden @ Mom Foodie


DIY Spring Tulip Planters @ Meet the B’s


Water Wise Landscaping @ Grow Creative


DIY Play Set @ Boxy Colonial


Upcycled Bird Creations @ Upcycled Stuff


Customized Cornhole Boards @ Uncommon Designs


DIY Tapered Tray & Dollar Store Pots @ My Love 2 Create


Easy Outdoor Projects @ Daisy Mae Belle


Kitchen Herb Planter @ Remodelando la Casa


Improving a Stubborn Sliding Glass Door @ Meatloaf and Melodrama


Room & Board Inspired Vases @ View from the Fridge


DIY Raised Herb Beds @ Designed by Dawn Nicole


Easter Front Porch Decor @ Little Brags

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Don’t forget to check out all of this week’s excellent projects for a huge variety of projects, recipes, and more!

And don’t forget about this week’s giveaway:


This week’s giveaway is a $25 Target gift card!

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How have you been brightening up your outdoor spaces!

Let me know in the comments – I would love to come see YOUR ideas!!


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  1. Shared on my Blog’s Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/DustBunniesAndDogToys?ref=hl :)

  2. Shelly Smith says:

    I tweeted!

  3. Thanks so much for featuring my upcycled bird projects!
    Tricia recently posted…How to Make a Strawberry Pot from a Kitty Litter Bucket

  4. Linda Tang says:

    Shared on Facebook.

  5. shared on facebook! Love your site!

  6. Shared via Facebook!

  7. I love all you DYI ideas & recipes ! I will be busy for a long time – love the porch ideas & planting herbs are my fav !
    michele moyes recently posted…Great Ideas — 20 Outdoor DIY Projects!

  8. Thanks so much for featuring my door post –Snoopy is very flattered! Loved looking at all of the other features too. Happy Easter! :)
    Dee recently posted…Painted Wine Crates

  9. Hi Jen, thanks so much for including my little Easter porch here today!!!!! What a nice surprise, I got lots of traffic from your site already! Happy Happy Easter!!! xoxoxo Christine from Little Brags
    Christine recently posted…A little Easter Decorating On The Front Porch

  10. Karen K. says:

    Shared on Facebook!! These are some great ideas!!

  11. jodi bradshaw says:
  12. Carla Jones says:

    Love most of the ideas; I need to get busy! Shared on facebook…

  13. Awww- Jen, thank you so much for sharing my house numbers! These are fabulous projects – I can’t wait to do a lot of these to our new home.

    Hope you have a VERY Happy Easter!
    Gina recently posted…30 Spring Craft Projects

  14. Thank you so much for including my porch in this great list of ideas! I love those plant picks and would love a little kitchen herb planter. Cheers to the weekend!
    Karah @ thespacebetweenblog recently posted…creating curb appeal or “you’re decorating with exactly how many street side finds?”

  15. It is a beautiful Spring day here in TN today, and I can’t wait to get outside and work on my yard! Thanks for all of the amazing ideas and for including my floral monogram and outdoor projects in the list of inspiration! Life to the full! Melissa
    Melissa @ DaisyMaeBelle recently posted…Luckett’s Green Miss Mustard Seed Milk Paint

  16. Thanks SO much Jen for adding my DIY monogram flag to this awesome group of inspiration! Heading to check it all out now! Have a great weekend ~Sonya
    Sonya~At Home with The Barkers recently posted…Faux Barnwood Key Holder

  17. Hi Jen,
    Great features!! I am so excited to get to work on some outdoor projects this Spring!! Thanks so much for including my Room & Board Inspired vases this week! Hope you’re enjoying your Easter weekend!
    Katie recently posted…Pomegranate Ginger Cocktail {and Mocktail}: Drinks With the Girls Spring Edition

  18. thank you so much for featuring my plant picks! all of these are so inspiring- i am in love with karah’s porch!
    cassie recently posted…Gold Leaf Mason Jar Planters & Spring Break

  19. Thank you so much for featuring my DIY spring planters! These are all fabulous ideas for outdoors and just in time for the weather to start being beautiful!! :)
    Nicole B. recently posted…Spring Tulip Planters