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Old 05-26-2009, 10:15 AM   #1
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I ran across this photo today, and the scale of it made my jaw drop!
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Old 05-26-2009, 10:21 AM   #2
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Mine too!
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Old 05-26-2009, 11:35 AM   #3
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I don't think your neighbors would be happy with you if you put that in your front yard. I'd like it... I'd be in the minority.
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Old 05-26-2009, 12:08 PM   #4
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Haha! That beautiful monstrosity would *eat* my yard, and loom over my house!

Ooh! Here's something teeny tiny. I just may have to build one of these. . .
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Old 05-26-2009, 02:55 PM   #5
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A bench made from branches: Getty Images - Garden bench made of branches
Another one: Portland, Oregon news with photographs and stories featuring breaking news, police, fire & rescue; community and neighborhoods; schools; nonprofit organizations, service clubs, business community
A bunch of lovely rustic furniture: http://www.lonewolfcabin.com/rustic.html

Ooh. . . I really like this "rustic" chair! http://static.howstuffworks.com/gif/...r-ideas-49.jpg
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Old 05-26-2009, 03:31 PM   #6
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Way better than the 6 new chairs my son is assembling right now for me!
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Old 05-26-2009, 03:37 PM   #7
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I saw a pbs garden show where they harvesting buckthorn and honeysuckle from the woods and then using the branches to make wreaths and arbors.
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Old 05-26-2009, 03:49 PM   #8
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Gazebos, arches, and other small architectural things made from branches, by artist Anne Roberts: gardenhistorygirl: Anne Roberts, Feir Mill Designs
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