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Before and After: Recycled Chairs to Fab Garden Bench

before and after garden cahir becomes garden bench

Maria Ahlbrandt had a vision for the reworking of a couple of ugly black pleather chairs…..and she created an inspired garden bench.  Silver paint and some nice wood (I am guessing it all cost less than $50) and Ta Dah!!

before and after garden chair becomes garden bench recycle art

Found on  Dornob via Recycle Art.

r-greayer_55a-short-253x253Rochelle Greayer is a writer, landscape designer, farmers market manageress, former physicist rocket scientist & founder and editor of PITH +VIGOR. Author of Cultivating Garden Style : Inspired Ideas and Practical Advice to Unleash Your Garden Personality (her first solo book) she also writes for Apartment Therapy and hosts garden related and floral workshops in her barn in Harvard, MA.  Want to know more?
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