Isn’t it such a peaceful feeling to just relax on the porch while birdwatching on a nice evening? The secret to inviting more and more of those feathered beauties to your garden is to add a few nice bird feeders to the space. And, why buy one when you can built an ultra-cute bird feeder at home, bringing one or more of these 25 Amazing Ideas for Building DIY Bird Feeders to life.
1. Wine Bottle Bird Feeder
This ridiculously beautiful bird feeder is built by glueing furring strips together and attaching the frame to hobby board pieces. Rest of the magic is done by an inverted wine bottle.
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2. DIY Bird Feeder
Disguised as a cute hut, this prettiness is actually a cedar wood bird feeder made with just a few simple cuts and screws. Hang to a tree using some rope.
DIY Details : 100things2do
3. Bowl and Plate Bird Feeder
Here’s a stunning hanging eatery for the birds that protects them from the harsh sun and rain while they feed. Drill a hole in a saucer, further attaching a matching bowl to it.
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4. Homemade Birdseed Wreath
The whole of this gorgeous wreath is a totally edible affair, combining gelatin and pre-mixed birdseed. A cute round cake pan has been used to bring the perfect wreath to life.
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5. Paint Can Feeders
All you need is small paint cans, wooden dowels, finch food, a Hummingbird feeder and of course, bird food. How the cans hang from the trees with coordinating ribbons is amazing!
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6. Vintage Tea Cup DIY Bird Feeders
A vintage tea cup housing bird food rests on a saucer, standing tall with a pillar inserted into the ground. The pillar is actually copper tubing cut to desired length.
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7. Paper Plate Bird Feeder
Even the kiddos can put this one together. Cheerios are inserted into the hanging twine, while a paper plate holder offers the support to hold the seeds and birds.
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8. Cardboard Tube Bird Feeder
Bird seeds stick to a cardboard tube with a delicious coat of peanut butter. Thread a bright-colored ribbon through the tube, tying the ends together and hanging on a branch.
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9. Repurposed Jar Feeder
Mason jars come to yet another do-it-yourself project, letting you craft an adorable bird feeder by affixing a wire around the jar with loops on either side, hanging it by some yarn.
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10. Wine Bottle DIY Bird Feeders
Once you learn the technique to drill a hole in a glass bottle as guided by below tutorial, you are all set to attach its bottom to a saucer, ending up in this hanging piece of beauty.
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11. X-Treme DIY Bird Feeders
Repurpose those popsicle sticks into a square-shaped bird feeder that is all about layering the sticks and adding something to hold the seed in. A larger sticks works as the tongue depressor.
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12. Flower Pot Bird Feeder
The decorative pattern on the pot is all about drilling holes with a bit creativity. Bird seeds come out into a plate through the holes, and a plastic bottle with its top cut open is the reservoir.
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13. Sisal Rope Bird Feeder
Wrap some sisal rope around a tin can after bending the lid in half and attaching something for the ledge and voila! The end results are a stunning bird feeder.
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