Three Garden Statuary Tips for an Autumn Backyard

The Red and Green Fairies of Acorn HollowAutumn is here and it's time to get serious about decorating for a fall backyard. The following tips will help you choose the right set of decor and statuary for this beautiful, dynamic time of year:

  • Choose statues that make an impression: Once the leaves start to fall, garden statues take center stage. Instead of using small sculptures, try a majestic stone garden angel or other grand-sized sculpture meant to be admired on its own. 

 

 

Find the best selection of resin garden statues for the best prices and every season at Design Toscano.

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Just 100 Days til Christmas! Take 20% off Garden Statuary and More Today Only!

Staverdeen Castle Peacock on an Urn Garden StatueBelieve it or not, we are just 100 days away from Christmas. Sure, there's still plenty of time to shop for presents but why not take your time and start shopping for and saving on gifts now? We all know that time flies and the more we put off Christmas shopping, the more we end up looking for last minute gifts. As an incentive to start the shopping season early, we are offering 20% off anything in our collection today only.

Browse through our large collection of high quality resin garden statues and pick out fine gifts like the Staverden Castle Peacock on an Urn Garden Statue. This elegant, classy statue will lend a Victorian look to any garden. Augment this fine gift with a stone garden angel or stunning garden fairies.

If some of the people on your list enjoy the great outdoors or love animals, give them animal garden statues. We have dozens of beautiful, detailed animal sculptures including classic statues of animals like the Catch of the Day Grand Bear Statue, and the Majestic Horse Sculpture. If you think that the special person on your list would rather go for a super cute garden animal statue, try Pancho the Burro Planter.

Take advantage of this chance to save on unique presents for family and friends and enjoy a 20% discount on anything in the Design Toscano collection, today, September 15th.

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Complement Fall Colors with Animal Garden Sculptures

European Red Fox StatueAlthough it still feels like summer in much of Canada and the USA, cool fall weather is just around the corner. That refreshing fall air is accompanied by football, crisp apples, and beautiful autumn foliage. Maples, Sumac, and other deciduous trees go from yellow to bright crimson red, and most gardens see some fall colors before the leaves fall from the branches. Although fall foliage acts as natural decor all on its own, the backyard looks even better when the right animal statues are used to complement the autumn palette.

The European Red Fox statue is beautiful at any time of the year but its realistic colors are at their best during the fall. The handsome shades of chestnut are a wonderful complement to a carpet of red, green, and yellow leaves, and the piercing, bright eyes of this sculpture help bring it to life.

The Wild Tom Turkey Grand Scale Animal Statue is another fine fall sculpture. This beautiful animal statue is a detailed, accurate portrayal of a male Wild Turkey and shows the same range of colors and patterns as the actual birds that roam the woods and fields of North America. Put this beautiful animal yard statue in the garden and it will fit right in with the fall foliage mosaic.   

Buy high quality animal garden statues for low prices at Design Toscano.

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Use Resin Garden Statues to Change the Atmosphere of Your Home and Business

Strike a Pose Zen Yoga FrogEvery once in a while, the house needs a change. Leave that old decor or paint job in place long enough and it starts to look as old as it feels. This affects the atmosphere of the home, and usually ends up affecting the moods of just about anyone who walks through the front door. When the decor feels "tired", it's time to change it to improve the atmosphere of a home or place of business. Needless to say, it's especially important to change the atmosphere of a place of business because it can affect customers.

If your place could use a bit of creative color, put the Strike a Pose Zen Yoga Frog on display. This unique animal yard statue is a cheerful piece that also works well as a fun indoor statue. Another indoor statue that works well to change the atmosphere of home and place of business is the Venus of Arles Sculpture. Use this beautiful replica of the ancient Greek masterpiece to add classic elegance to any room. It also makes for fine entranceway decor in a restaurant or hotel. If it's time to switch to Gothic decor, a high quality gargoyle like Silas the Sentry and beautiful furniture like the Lord Raffles Grand Hall Lion Leg Table could do the trick.

Find the best selection of garden statuary and high quality decor for every need at Design Toscano. 

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Final Day for Labor Day Savings on Garden Statuary

Ancient Tree of LifeToday marks the final day to enjoy 20% off anything in our collection for our Labor Day Sale. Everything is on sale including exquisite, high quality Egyptian art, a huge collection of beautiful animal garden sculptures, unique interior decor, and much more. Add color and elegance to any room with the Wings of Horus Egyptian Altar Side Table. The 20% discount on this unique functional item, and other Egyptian decor makes it that much easier to decorate the home or office with the bright and bold colors of the ancient Egyptian palette.

Buy forest animal statues like Simon the Fox to enjoy savings on realistic, high quality garden decor. Simon is carefully painted by hand to match the colors shown by a wild Red Fox and has the same bright, intelligent eyes as the real thing.

After picking out sculptures for the backyard and garden statue gifts, enjoy savings on beautiful decor for the interior of the home. The striking Ancient Tree of Life Wall Sculpture  is a beautiful faux bronze verdigris piece that works well in both the home and the office. Complement this fine bas-relief wall sculpture with the Wings of Icarus Sculptural Wall Frieze for more savings on high quality, unique decor.

Take 20% off resin garden statues and other items in the Design Toscano collection until today, September 2nd.

This sale cannot be combined with other offers.

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Easy Going Animal Garden Sculptures

Yorkshire Lamb StatuesSome animal statues show the wild side of nature whereas others depict enchanting, magical creatures. However, if your garden is a bit too tame for statues of dragons, wild bears, or even Bigfoot, it might be the ideal place for sculptures of farm animals. Statues of sheep, pigs, horses, and other denizens of the farm can be a fun, cheerful addition to backyards and green space at the office.

Statues of farm animals can also be incredibly cute. The Yorkshire Lamb Statues are absolutely adorable and add a lovely, peaceful touch to any garden. Put them next to a walkway or near the back door to give garden guests a super cute welcome.

Buttercup, the Life-Size Holstein Calf Dairy Cow Statue is a realistic, beautiful sculpture of a calf. Everyone will love the charming look of this classic animal yard statue. It works as a wonderful complement to the Yorkshire Lamb Statues and looks just as adorable on its own.

Statues of pigs can also be easy, fun additions to a yard. Put the Laughing Pig Statue on display to help fill the yard with cheer, and complement it with the lovely little Sleeping Pig Statue.

Take 20% off any of these quality sculptures, garden statuary, and any other decor in our collection thru the end of the day today, September 2nd.

This sale cannot be combined with other offers.

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Tell Us What You Think and You Could Win $200

Fiona the Flower Fairy SculptureIn a few days, we are going to give a $200 gift certificate to someone who wrote a review and sent in a picture of their favorite Design Toscano decor. Anyone who entered the contest is eligible and those who uploaded a photo on Instagram and used #designtoscano were entered twice! However, pick out your favorite animal yard statue or other item from our collection, and get ready to write a review because it's not to late to enter this contest. Send us a picture and written review of any Design Toscano decor by tomorrow and you will have a chance of winning $200 to spend on anything in our collection.

If you happen to be the lucky winner of the drawing, you could add beautiful, best-selling garden statuary like Fiona the Flower Fairy to your collection. This lovely, classic fairy sculpture wears a wreath of flowers, and has butterfly wings that accent her realistic appearance. She is also one and a half feet tall and a wonderful addition to any garden.

You could also use that gift certificate to buy the best in Halloween decor. The Zombie of Montclaire Moors is one of the most unique statues in our collection and is destined to be a Halloween hit. Complement its frightening undead appearance with the incredible Zombie Gnombie Statue.

Write a review and send an image of any Design Toscano decor to be entered into a drawing for a $200 gift certificate. Get entered twice by posting the photo on Instagram using #designtoscano. 

This sale cannot be combined with other offers.

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Buy Resin Garden Statues and Other Fine Decor for a Discount

Digger, The Garden Gnome StatueAlas, the end of summer is nigh. Next week, we celebrate Labor Day, the start of a new school year, and the beginning of autumn. We are marking this fun change of seasons by offering 20% off animal garden sculptures and anything on our site until September 2nd. Buy fun, fantasy-themed fall decor like Bigfoot, the Bashful Yeti Tree Sculpture and take 20% off. Get the yard ready for autumn and save with high quality gnome statues like Digger or Gustav. Or, if you would rather buy Gothic furniture and unique objets d'art from the Basil Street Gallery, we will also take 20% off any of those items.

The savings possible with this sale also make today a good time to buy gifts for any upcoming birthdays and the winter holidays. Why wait to buy that special gift when you can save 20% on a fantastic stone garden angel today? That key friend or family member will love the Resting Grace Sitting Angel Sculpture or the cute Cherubs d'Amour Statue. These are just two of dozens of high quality angels, classic garden statuary, and many other beautiful garden statues in our collection. All of them are on sale, so take advantage and save on the best in garden statues today.

Enjoy a 20% discount on any of the high quality decor in the Design Toscano collection by September 2nd.

This sale can't be combined with other offers. 

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Pillars and Plinths Are Classic Garden Statuary

Classic Statuary Plinth BasesGarden statues come in many shapes and sizes. An animal yard statue might look very different from a bronze fountain or a fluted column but all of these and other sculptures for the yard fall under the category of garden statue decor. We use such sculptures in the yard and place of business because they add character, and inspire. Two of the most ancient types of garden decor are the column and the plinth. These items are still used to this day to act as bases for classic sculptures, and make a simple, classy statement when displayed all on their own.

Our Classic Statuary Plinth Bases show the same simple yet decorative and powerful appearance as Roman plinths on display in the Forum and various museums. Use them to elevate your favorite classic statues to new heights, as a place to display flower plantings, or let their beauty stand on its own.

Our Roman Doric Column Architectural Stone Stool Plinth shows the same wonderfully simple, powerful design as the authentic marble columns that date back to the days of Julius Caesar. This unique decor can be used as your personal imperial side table, to support a classic stone garden angel, or as a classy backyard decoration. 

Looking for high quality Greek garden statues and other beautiful decor for the home and place of business? Find the best statues and decor for the best prices at Design Toscano.

Write a review and send us a photo of a favorite item from our collection and you will entered into a drawing for a $200 gift certificate. This offer ends on August 31st, 2014.

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Send us a Review and Photo of Design Toscano Décor to Win $200!

Mombasa, the Garden Giraffe StatueWe all have our favorite decor. That special piece might be a beautiful animal yard statue, a stunning stone garden angel, or a collection of exquisite garden fairies. At Design Toscano, since we love to hear about your favorite garden decor, we are giving away a $200 gift certificate to a lucky person who writes a review and sends in a photo of any Design Toscano item. We suggest writing about a favorite piece of decor because it's always more fun to write about the things we love.

You could write about beautiful animal garden statues like the Shadowed Predator Black Panther or Mombasa the Garden Giraffe. It will be easy to write about the realism of these sculptures and how they entertain your children and garden guests.

Or, perhaps you would like to say something about the beautiful In God's Grace Angel Statue. This lovely little statue holds a prominent place in the hearts and gardens of many because it shows the happiness, innocence, and beauty of a child with wonderful details.

You could also talk about dragon statues, an impressive Bigfoot statue, or wonderful gargoyle figurines like the Socrates, the Gargoyle Thinker Statue

All you have to do to enter the contest is write a review accompanied by a photo of any Design Toscano item before August 31st. If you also upload  the photo to Instagram and use #designtoscano, you will be entered twice!

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What’s Your Favorite A Garden Gargoyle Statue?

Emmett the Gargoyle SculptureIf you have visited the spectacular Notre Dame cathedral in Paris, you have probably seen, and maybe taken pictures of, some of the most famous gargoyles on the planet. The strange sculptures of fanged beasts on the ramparts of this and other Gothic cathedrals were meant to intimidate all who dared enter into the sacred confines of the church. Their odd appearance has made them popular types of decor to this day even if we don't use gargoyles to scare off garden guests and any unwelcome spirits.

Modern day gargoyle figurines can be fun, scary, highly detailed, and downright cute. If you love an adorable gargoyle, then Emmett the Gargoyle Sculpture might be one of your favorites. Put this lonely little creature in the backyard so he can be friends with your garden fairies, and entertain garden guests. Babble, the Gothic Gargoyle also makes a nice companion for Emmett but keep him away from Scatheus, Guardian of the Shadows! This fantastic, fierce gargoyle is only meant for gardens that play host to dramatic, highly detailed decor. Scatheus looks best when displayed as stunning Halloween decor, or when shown with dragon statues, and classic garden statuary.

Pay nothing for regular shipping on $75 or more purchases of gargoyles, animal garden statues, and other high quality décor at Design Toscano until tomorrow, August 24th.

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Enjoy 20% Off New Garden Statuary, Animal Garden Sculptures, and More!

Tropical Blue FrogWe love new arrival day! That's the day when we get deliveries of new animal garden statues and other new decor. It's always fun to check out the latest additions to our collection, and we want to share the excitement by offering 20% off any of our new arrivals from today until August 20th. Check out our new arrivals page to see the unique items that are on sale and that made it into our collection.

The Tropical Blue Frog is a beautiful, brightly colored animal yard statue. This hand-painted representation of a Poison Dart Frog is stand out decor in any yard and looks especially nice when displayed next to a pool, near a pond, or by one of your outdoor garden water fountains.

You can also enjoy savings on the life-like Cagey Tortoise Statue. This two foot long sculpture has such realistic details that garden guests will wonder if you have acquired some sort of very exotic pet. This fantastic statue also looks wonderful when displayed inside the home or shown in a hotel lobby.

The Devoted Protector Guardian Angel Statue is another of our new arrivals. This two foot tall kneeling stone garden angel statue is a unique, lovely addition to any yard.

Enjoy 20% off new resin garden statues and other new arrivals when purchased by August 20th.

This sale cannot be combined with other offers.

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Celebrate Friday with 25% off the Best in Garden Statuary

Harvest of Evil Garden Scarecrow StatueAnother work week is over, Friday is here, and the weekend is about to begin! What better cause for celebration than the end of the week and a couple days off to relax, recharge, and spend quality time in the garden. This Friday (today, August 15), we are kicking off the end of the week celebration with a big site wide sale. All you have to do is buy anything on our site today, August 15, and you can take a full 25% off!

That's a huge discount and an excellent way to save money on Halloween decor (it's really not that far off), buying a few more fantastic chairs for the home, and adding an animal yard statue or two to the backyard or even place of business.

For Halloween, save 25% on the creepy Harvest of Evil Garden Scarecrow Statue and other unique, super spooky decor. While saving on fantastic Halloween decor, you can also save on classic animal garden statues like the regal Lion of Florence Sentinel Statue, and the Catch of the Day Grand Bear Sculpture.

As far as furniture goes, we have a beautiful selection of Egyptian tables and decor, stunning Gothic tables, high quality replicas of antique furniture, and elegant seats like the Beardsley Faux Leather Lion Chair.  

Enjoy a 25% discount on any of the resin garden statues and other quality decor at Design Toscano when purchased today, August 15th.

This sale cannot be combined with other offers.

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How to Find a Unique Animal Yard Statue

Mystical Unicorn of AvalonAnimal garden statues can take the form of everything from cute little Meerkats to a roaring, leaping tiger statue. They make a naturally beautiful addition to any backyard and also act as popular decor for restaurants and other businesses. However, when we are searching for animal garden sculptures, we don't want to buy average, every-day decor. Anyone serious about garden decor hopes to find unique resin garden statues for a good price. The following tips make it easy to find a huge variety of unique and impressive, high quality animal garden decor for great prices:

  • Visit the Design Toscano animal statues page: Go to this web page and you will see several high quality animal statues that won't be found at the nearest mall or garden decor store. However, the statues shown are just the tip of the iceberg so if you don't see something for the garden, go on to the next step.

Of course, when looking for a unique sculpture for the garden, you could also get a classic Bigfoot Statue.

Find the best selection of amazing animal garden statuary for the best prices at Design Toscano. 

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Shop Design Toscano to Save on Beautiful Wall Decor

Neptune's Horses of the SeaWe love to decorate the garden with high quality statues of garden fairies, animals, gnomes, and other sculptures. Statues add character, beauty, and life to the backyard, and can also be used as decor for holidays. However, statues aren't the only type of decor for the garden. Wall decor can also be used on the back of the house or garden wall, and they also make statements inside the home. Not to mention, wall decor items also act as fine decor for a business, especially hotels and restaurants.

The best place to find fantastic wall decor for great prices is on our "Sale Wall Decor" page. Shop for wall decor there and you will find dozens of beautiful friezes, contemporary decor, Egyptian Art, sculptural mirrors, and more for low prices. The Neptune's Horses of the Sea Sculptural Wall Frieze is one of several majestic frieze items that add a life-like, dramatic dimension to the home. Another wonderfully detailed, eye-catching wall decor item is the King Tutankhamen Wall Sculpture. Put this stunning Egyptian decor on the wall of your home or business to give it a regal, ancient touch of color and class. You could also add a royal Medieval look with the Chateau St. Roche Sculptural Wall Mirror.

Find the best selection of wall decor, beautiful garden statuary, and other high quality decor for home and business at Design Toscano.

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Last Day to Save Big on Design Toscano Décor with Our Beat the Heat Sale

Thalia, Muse of the GardenToday is the final day of our Beat the Heat Sale. This tiered sale makes it easy to save more on unique gifts, Halloween decorations, and the best in high quality decor for home and business. All you have to do is browse our big collection of animal garden sculptures, wall decor, furniture, and anything else on our site, buy $100 or more, and you will save anywhere from $20 to $100.

It makes today the perfect opportunity to save on classic statuary for a late summer garden like a sculpture of Thalia, Muse of the Garden. Buy this Design Toscano exclusive today and you can take $50 off the regular price. Add the classic Bather Sculpture or the beautiful Hebe, Goddess of Youth Sculpture and you can take $100 off your purchase.

You could also take advantage of this final day of the sale to save on gifts of animal garden statues for the best of friends. If one of those lucky people loves wild animals, they might like our Catch of the Day Grand Bear Sculpture or the Lioness with Cub Statue. Buy just the Bear and the discount is $20. Get the Lioness and you can take $50 off. Purchase both today and the discount jumps to $100! 

With our Beat the Heat sale, you enjoy:

$20 off purchases of $100 to $199,

$50 off purchases of $200 to $399, and

$100 off purchases of $400 or more. 

This sale ends today, August 7th, and can’t be combined with other offers.

 

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How to Save $100 on Garden Statuary at Design Toscano

Grand Cathedral Garden StatueWe love to find the best in resin garden statues but it's even better when you can buy unique garden statues and other high quality decor for low prices. Although dozens of items in our collection are on sale throughout the year, it's worth it to always check this blog to learn about other ways to save on beautiful animal garden sculptures and other items in our collection. For today and tomorrow only, there's even a way that you can enjoy a $100 discount.

Make a purchase of $400 by tomorrow, August 7th, and we take $100 off as part of our Beat the Heat Tired Sale. That big discount makes today the perfect time to buy a large Buddha statue for the garden or place of business, and gifts for family and friends. You could buy and save big on the stunning In Nature's Sanctuary St. Francis Garden Sculpture, take $100 off the luxurious Cleopatra Neoclassical Chaise, or save on the majestic Grand Cathedral Angel Sculpture. You could also buy $400 or more in any of our other garden statues to take $100 off the final price.  

Enjoy these discounts with our Beat the Heat Tiered Sale:

$20 off purchases of $100 to $199,

$50 off purchases of $200 to $399, and

$100 off purchases of $400 or more.

This sale ends tomorrow, August 7th, and cannot be combined with other offers.

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How to Decorate a Bigfoot Statue for the Fall

Bigfoot the Garden YetiAugust might be a lazy, hot time of the year but autumn is just around the corner. The kids will be headed back to school in a few weeks, and Halloween is just two months away! Fall is also a fun time of the year for garden decor, especially if you have a Bigfoot sculpture. Statues of Sasquatch look great any time of the year but look even better as the leaves change color and fall from the trees. It becomes easier for neighbors and guests to notice that Bigfoot in the yard and this acts as the perfect incentive for decorating your Bigfoot decor.

Nevertheless, Bigfoot doesn't have to stand out in the garden all on his own. The large, hairy biped can also be decorated in a number of ways for the autumn season, including the following:

  • Give Sasquatch a hat: Baseball season and cooler temperatures make hats popular during the fall. Adorn Bigfoot with a baseball cap showing the local team and he will fit right in.

 

  • A flannel scarf: To keep him warm on those first nights of frost, put a scarf on your Bigfoot sculpture that matches the colors of the fall foliage.

 

Find the best assortment of unique resin garden statues for every season at Design Toscano.

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Resin Garden Statues of Kittens

Kitten Kaboodle Cat Welcome SignGreek garden statues and solemn stone garden angels lend a beautiful, dramatic look to the garden. When put on display in restaurants and hotels, they can also welcome guests in classic, elegant fashion. However, as much as we love classic garden statuary, few folks would refer to such sculptures as being "cute". There are other sculptures that are much more suited for giving a cute touch to the yard, and one of the best is the kitten statue.

Big imploring eyes, a cute little face, and funny antics make kittens incredibly adorable and that same heart warming look is shown by several of our baby cat statues. If you would like to welcome guests to the garden in super cute fashion, put out the Kitten Kaboodle Cat Welcome Sign. Your guests will love it but watch out for cat lovers because they just might try to steal it!

Complement this cute kitten welcome sign with another fun kitten statue in our collection, the Kitten Crowd Family Statue. This sculpture shows a realistic portrayal of a family of happy house cats and looks "purrfect" when placed near the back door or in a library or living room. While acquiring kitten statues for the garden and home, you won't go wrong with the "Cherished Cat" Persian Kitten Statue for the desk. These kitten statues also make great gifts!

Find the best selection of high quality animal garden sculptures for low prices at Design Toscano.

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Unique Design Toscano Skull Decor

Thunderspirit Goth BikerWhether decorating the home interior, garden, or business, the last thing we want is decor that is average, predictable, and easy to forget. If items that fit those boring categories make any impression, it's not going to be a good one. This is why we strive to find unique, high quality decor for any decorating need. At Design Toscano, it's apparent that we are acutely aware of how important it is to utilize unique decor. This is one of the reasons why we offer more than one Bigfoot statue, a large selection of high quality animal garden sculptures, and several items that feature skulls.

For example, if you or someone you know is interested in UFOs or the science fiction fantasy genre, the Extra-Terrestrial Alien Skull Statue is a wonderful gift. The large eyes and unusual shape of this skull statue are modeled after descriptions of the supposed aliens from the Roswell UFO crash. For a more decorative, contemporary skull, you might like the Thunderspirit Goth Biker Skull Statue. This fun decor will put a smile on the face of motorcycle enthusiasts and anyone who happens to be wild at heart.

In addition to skull statues, you can also decorate the home with the Beauty and Decay Gothic Skull Stained Glass Window. This beautiful, unique stained glass piece shows the juxtaposition of a smiling skull flanked by vibrant red roses.

Find the best selection of unique decor for home and business at Design Toscano.

Enjoy free shipping on purchases of $75 or more until July 31st!

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