Love plants over flowing on to a garden path. Adds interest if you select the right ones in relation to colour and texture. Jacksons Fencing quality timber sleepers are great for landscaping and garden projects.
I love the idea of using baskets in soft-grey rattan for planting. These have been simply lined with plastic bin bags, with their bottoms pierced for drainage. Full details on Modern Country Style blog: Leopoldina Haynes' Small Garden