Upcycled Vintage Cookie/Candy Tin Bird Feeders

April 7th, 2014 in member junk     
15 users recommend


An abundance of cookie/candy tins at thrift stores and garage sales make these so fun to do. Usually connected with a candlestick and topped off with different vintage items such as a metal light shade, hurricane lamp burner, a steamer basket and an aluminum bowl. The decorative Daher tins from England are my favorite ones to work with.


Pattern or design used: My Own Design
posted in: member junk, vintage, metal, funky, garden, outdoor spaces, retro, red, blue, silver-metallic, turquoise, tin-metallic, aluminium-metallic, gold-metallic, 50s

Comments (10)

rzrback writes: Very Clever! I love anything for the birds. Posted: 7:29 am on April 27th
gadgetsponge writes: Absolutely awesome. Love the color and totally functional. Won't the birds be happy! Posted: 1:15 pm on April 21st
PlentyPlace writes: Do you sell these online, or just in local markets? They are so cute. You've got a terrific imagination! Posted: 10:31 am on April 10th
StrangeCargo writes: Wow, what a refreshing take reusing cookie tins! Like hangers in a closet, these things seem to multiply when stored for a long while. Great repurpose and RevivalMercantile, what a great biography. Thanks!
Ken Posted: 2:38 am on April 8th
LloydsLandingofSears writes: Calling all birds! WOW - so fancy :) Like them lots! ~Mary~ Posted: 7:57 pm on August 11th
suziart writes: I love all of them...so delightful to add to the outside and see birds coming and going!!! Wonderful and creative job!!!

suzi

Posted: 12:26 pm on July 11th
TinTinJunkFan writes: Very nice, I like that red-polka dot feeder! Posted: 12:24 pm on July 5th
gadgetsponge writes: Great designs! So playful and creative! Posted: 7:36 am on July 3rd
MakinItHappen writes: These are wonderful. I love 'em. Posted: 8:10 am on July 2nd
georgiamoon writes: A-DOR-able. these are just too darn cute!
Love them,
Georgia
Posted: 7:01 am on July 2nd
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