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If you came to my house right now, you’d see 50′ and 100′ garden hoses strung out all over our front yard and backyard. It drives my husband crazy, but I have no desire to wrangle these unwieldy, slick beasts all the way back to home base when I’m just going to have to pull them out all over again to water the garden the next morning. I’ll admit, though, it looks a little ridiculous to have two giant green mambas strung out in the grass, but I’m not changing my ways. That’s why I was overjoyed when Anna shared with me the chicest garden invention since paisley printed watering cans. I’m talking about Hose Clothes, people.

Water Hose ClothesA sassy leopard print covering for my gangly, green monstrosities? MEOW! We partnered with Dirt Couture (my new favorite online store, btw) to give away one handcrafted and mildew-resistant Leopard garden hose cover. To be entered for a chance to win, simply leave us a comment in the field below before 12/11c Monday, August 29.

This week’s question: What ugly household necessity should Dirt Couture produce covers for next? The boring, black cable TV receiver? Utilitarian washing machines and dryers? How about the metal fuse box?

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189 Responses

  1. arline field says:

    How about for the big ugly black TV's that some of us still have?

  2. msjennings65 says:

    This would be perfect for the ugly hook that holds my humming bird feeder.

  3. Lisa B says:

    I'm going with my trash cans

  4. Laurie says:

    Cool looking "Clothes" for the barbecue would be perfect. I love the hose clothes.

  5. Deborah says:

    I sooo need one of these chic hose covers. I am a fashion diva and this fabulous outdoor hose accessory is just what a fashionista needs! I love gardening and growing organic veggies.

  6. Lauren says:

    So cute! They should make a covers for the electric boxes. The big green ones that are usually in the front yard!

  7. Cleone Larosn says:

    Love the hose cover.. It would serve me well since I usually have my hose strung out all over. Another idea for a cover would be TV and antennae cords.

  8. Anne says:

    Is this like a condom for a hose? Why not just manufacture printed hoses?

  9. Sonja says:

    Swamp cooler

  10. beebeturner says:

    What a great idea! This would look so great in my yard. Now, I need some kind of great coverings for my washer and dryer.

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