Those who are partial to the shabby chic look might want to try converting a picnic basket into a statement planter. Find a cheap one made of wicker and tweak it to your taste. Spray paint can do wonders.

Great idea! Check out the tutorial on how to make a #DIY shabby picnic basket garden planter #Gardening @istandarddesign

Tutorial: confessionsofaplateaddict.blogspot.com

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