If you love the look of gazing balls in your yard but don’t want to spend the money just to see them broken. You can check out this tutorial and make your own diy inexpensive garden gazing balls. These will be very inexpensive as you will use old bowling balls.
Because of that they will also be petty much unbreakable so you will have your gazing balls for years to come. To make other sizes of gazing balls you might try old croquet balls or even golf balls for tiny shinies in the garden. Once you have completed your gazing balls you can display them in groups or scattered around in ones and twos. Or for the bigger one the old tried and true stand so it sits up and is very visible. The Garden Glove shares the instructions for making these diy inexpensive garden gazing balls.
If you find a lot of bowling balls when you go searching you might also like to make some diy ladybugs with some of them, They are super cute and you can place them around the garden for a whimsical look. Check them out here. Ladybug Come Live In My Garden DIY Project.