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September 25, 2007

Sunset Through the Virginia Creeper

Sunset_through_creeper O fall, thou art swift upon our heels!

September 22, 2007

How to make a trellis from coat hangers

Low_and_wide_angle_on_trellis Trellis About Yourself

Here’s how to make fast, whimsical trellises for the clematis that's out of control or the morning glories that crave more vertical real estate. The Coat Hanger Trellis  installs easily over a fence or gate via the built-in hooks at the top.


Stuff You’ll Need

About 15 wire coat hangers

Light gauge wire

Linesman’s pliers

Needle-nose pliers

Tremclad paint (optional)

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