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    Iowa State Garden Stones

    I've seen various Iowa State Yard or Garden stones around the Des Moines metro region. Does anyone know where one could find these in the Des Moines/Ames area?

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    Re: Iowa State Garden Stones

    Scheels has a few.



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    Re: Iowa State Garden Stones

    Earle May used to have a bunch.


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    Re: Iowa State Garden Stones

    I have one, but my brother and I just painted it ourselves. Pretty basic and nothing fancy, but just did yellow lettering (ISU) and painted the rest of the rock red.


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    Re: Iowa State Garden Stones

    One of a Kind Creations on Euclid in DSM - across from Chicago Speakeasy



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    Re: Iowa State Garden Stones

    Clearance right now at Ankney Hy Vee. But I've seen them in Earl May in Ankeny and Ames


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    Re: Iowa State Garden Stones

    Quote Originally Posted by tec71 View Post
    Clearance right now at Ankney Hy Vee. But I've seen them in Earl May in Ankeny and Ames
    Did you catch how much?

    I was there about a month ago and saw one I was sure I was buying. Until, that is, I walked over, picked it up and saw it was priced at $139! About dropped it. Maybe that's market value on those things, I wouldn't know, but it seems awfully steep for a painted rock.



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    Re: Iowa State Garden Stones

    They have 3 different sizes at menards here in CR ranging from $80-$140 depending on the size.



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    Re: Iowa State Garden Stones

    Quote Originally Posted by cytech View Post
    They have 3 different sizes at menards here in CR ranging from $80-$140 depending on the size.

    Thanks for all the input. I had no idea they were that pricey. I may just make my own now.



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    Re: Iowa State Garden Stones

    Quote Originally Posted by goldmember View Post
    I've seen various Iowa State Yard or Garden stones around the Des Moines metro region. Does anyone know where one could find these in the Des Moines/Ames area?

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    Re: Iowa State Garden Stones

    I bought one at a craft fair a couple of years ago, prices were from 45 to 80. Guy would paint them on the spot and had all sorts of schools. May be a way to get one cheaper than the stores, but you may have to hunt around to find them.



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    Re: Iowa State Garden Stones

    Earl May on Douglas Ave (just south of Target on Merle Hay) has several. Sorry...don't know the prices.


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    Re: Iowa State Garden Stones

    Most earl mays in the state have them. for all three universities in the state. Not Drake



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    Re: Iowa State Garden Stones

    Guess it's called One of a Find Creations - not One of a Kind. You can buy the stones plain or have them painted.

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    Re: Iowa State Garden Stones

    Quote Originally Posted by Three4Cy View Post
    Guess it's called One of a Find Creations - not One of a Kind. You can buy the stones plain or have them painted.

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    Those are kind of ugly compared to the ones they sell at Menards.



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