Always wear old clothes when gardening. You can find an abundance of
used jeans in the thrift store. If you are going to be out in the sun a
long time, be sure and wear sunscreen, or wear a long sleeved shirt and a hat to
protect your face.
some more frugal tips to save money on gardening
- Tie plastic grocery bags
around your shoes to keep them clean while gardening.
- Running your fingernails over
a bar of soap to get it under your fingernails will keep dirt out.
- Large straw hats can also be
found at the thrift store.
- To keep cooler, wear a t-shirt
shirt when gardening, and top it with a long sleeve thrift store shirt left
- Men's shirts often cost less,
fit looser and be more comfortable for gardening.
- Reinforce the knees on your
pants with patches or wear knee pads.