Tool Box Planter

March 21st, 2009 in member junk     
RobJ98167 RobJ98167, member
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Spring time- I dont know where mom found this old wooden tool box but what a great planter!

Spring time- I don't know where mom found this old wooden tool box but what a great planter!


Springtime is here and this young man's fancy is turning to lust... for rust

My mom came across this old wooden toolbox years ago, gave it to me and I turned it in to a planter. A little later in the season it will be filled with geraniums!


Pattern or design used: Found junk
posted in: member junk, vintage, wood, outdoor spaces, planter

Comments (10)

LloydsLandingofSears writes: Is your toolbox divided? Do you place the plants in it in pots? I love that it carries flowers, and that you change them out during the season. ~Mary~ Posted: 7:53 pm on July 21st
LloydsLandingofSears writes: Is your toolbox divided? Do you place the plants in it in pots? I love that it carries flowers, and that you change them out during the season. ~Mary~ Posted: 7:53 pm on July 21st
junkermidge writes: Such a happy looking toolbox! It makes a perfect planter.
Midge Posted: 8:04 pm on March 22nd
shabbychick writes: Great planter! Old toolboxes are very cool - and perfect for plants.

Thanks for sharing. Kathy Posted: 7:22 pm on March 22nd
JunkArchitect writes: You have another cool project here Rob. How many great things does your mom have hidden?

Jim Posted: 7:18 pm on March 22nd
Junk_Sophisticate writes: Oh yes!! Spring is here!! Love your toolbox planter.
Candy Posted: 4:12 pm on March 22nd
georgiamoon writes: Oh I am so happy that everyone is putting up their spring projects. This one is truly lovely and rustic at the same time, good job, geo Posted: 1:39 pm on March 22nd
suewhitney writes: Very cool, Rob. Aren't old tool boxes the best? Nice work!

Take care,
Sue Posted: 12:13 pm on March 22nd
luvstojunk writes: I also have one, I use as a planter now . Did at one time roll my bath towels up and put them in it in the batroom. You have some great idea's, Love looking at them and I am sure that I am going to "Borrow" some of them! :) Posted: 9:49 am on March 22nd
fellowjunker writes: Love your old toolbox. I have one very similar to it that is one of my favorite things. Thanks for sharing.
xojanis Posted: 2:08 am on March 22nd
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