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This girl just loves shoes!!!


By sandra


As some of you know I am a recycling I searched out pictures of my shoe collection to see how they have done…

I loved these wellies…
18 months on they are growing well

This one was a boot sale bargain..those are my podgy feet the croc is about 2 feet long.

It was a must buy at £4.

filled with gritty soil and filled with succulents May 2014

It survived outside during last winter tucked up against the south side of the house so that’s where it’s staying.

January 2015

May 2015

November 2015

I am over the moon with it’s growth in 18 months

This one belonged to an old friend of mine and has just joined the memory plant gang after her recent passing. Even more special now….

Thanks for reading….

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What are you like Sandra? They are very effective and aren't they looking happy? Succulents are idea for that job.

24 Nov, 2015


The large croc is ideal for that. Was it made as a planter or something else, do u think?

24 Nov, 2015


This made me laugh......looks such fun.

24 Nov, 2015


Right that settles it, no more shoes/boots to the tip until I've checked if I can plant them up. Yours look great!

24 Nov, 2015


You have to laugh when you see these. Very clever

25 Nov, 2015


love to get a laugh BG...Linda
Waddy i will be waiting to see your planted shoes..
Stera they do seem happy.

Paul apparently it was a 'sasquatch dog bed' i paid 4 quid but i looked it up and apparently it would cost £99 new!!!!! I paid £ is made out of the same stuff as crocs and i think the insulation helps in the cold weather.

25 Nov, 2015


Super selection, Sandra.
I've added them to GoYpedia !

25 Nov, 2015


These ?are ?not??made for ??
Just looking ???pretty xxx

i love them all ?

25 Nov, 2015


What a good idea Sandra ! :o)

25 Nov, 2015


that's the beauty of recycling :o)

26 Nov, 2015


glad you like them..:-)

26 Nov, 2015


They gave me a real laugh Sandra, and I do like your wellies! They're just what I could do with, fab pattern, oh and the Pick your own Weeds sign.....every garden should have one!

1 Dec, 2015


Thanks Janey the colours on the wellies always look lovely on these dull days.

2 Dec, 2015

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