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Ideas on how to make a huge tree stump pretty! LOL!

We just had a huge tree cut down because 1/2 broke away & fell on the fence & the other part was leaning towards the house. Now I have a huge (in diameter) tree stump left over. I'm not going to pay to have it ground down so how do I make it pretty! LOL!

C'mon all you creative ones!!!

 
ILovemyPaulie

Asked by ILovemyPaulie at 7:01 PM on Jul. 8, 2013 in Home & Garden

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Answers (11)
  • Hollow out the center and plant flowers in it.

    But_Mommie

    Answer by But_Mommie at 7:04 PM on Jul. 8, 2013

  • This is what I would do-


    Tree stump carving

    JeremysMom

    Answer by JeremysMom at 7:40 PM on Jul. 8, 2013

  • maybe hollow it out a little and make it a pretty flower pot
    LostSoul88

    Answer by LostSoul88 at 7:03 PM on Jul. 8, 2013

  • You could turn it into some kind of seating.
    3libras

    Answer by 3libras at 7:04 PM on Jul. 8, 2013

  • My coworker had a table and 4 seats made for her deck from a tree.
    virginiamama71

    Answer by virginiamama71 at 7:58 PM on Jul. 8, 2013

  • I'm shooting in the dark here--pun intended--because I have no idea what the stump looks like. Could you put a planter on top of it and flowers around it? Or maybe make it into a little picnic table with stools around? Could you put mulch around it on the ground and let your kids climb on it?
    Ballad

    Answer by Ballad at 7:04 PM on Jul. 8, 2013

  • I was also going to say hollow it out a bit and make it a planter!!
    Crafty26

    Answer by Crafty26 at 7:33 PM on Jul. 8, 2013

  • My neighbor had a 600 yr old tree in her yard that came down in a storm, and she had to cut the rest of it down. She put a statue of a horse rearing up on the stump, and then put flowers in pots all around it. It's very pretty (although still sad that a 600 yr old tree is gone).
    wendythewriter

    Answer by wendythewriter at 7:36 PM on Jul. 8, 2013

  • ButMommie stole my response ;)
    cassie_kellison

    Answer by cassie_kellison at 8:26 PM on Jul. 8, 2013

  • Make it into a table or a chair.
    louise2

    Answer by louise2 at 9:01 PM on Jul. 8, 2013

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