The Unicorn as an Outdoor Garden Sculpture

Mystical Unicorn of Avalon StatueGarden statuary can take the form of angels, gnomes, animals, gargoyles, and just about anything that fits into a garden decorating theme. In fact, the versatile nature of resin garden statues means that we can even decorate the yard with strange, mythical creatures. Detailed sculptures of lions, foxes, and horses lend the garden a beautiful, realistic look, but if you are looking for something a bit more magical, put sculptures of dragons and other mythical creatures on display.

The Unicorn is one such creature and statues of this most magical of animals will give the yard a fantastic, enchanting touch. Although no one has ever seen a live Unicorn, in Medieval times, stories of this beautiful, one-horned Equine creature were taken so seriously that it was featured on more than one Coat of Arms, and can still be seen on the official Royal Coat of Arms for the United Kingdom. It also makes a lovely, elegant animal statue for any yard. That pristine, magical beauty is perhaps best displayed by the Mystical Unicorn of Avalon Sculpture. Complement this fine animal yard statue with the smaller yet appropriately named and lovely Enchanted Unicorn Sculpture.     

Purchase $75 or more in resin garden statues and anything else at Design Toscano, and enjoy regular shipping for free.

This offer ends on September 21st and 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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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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New and Unique Garden Statuary Gnomes

Bogey Burt Garden GnomeGnome statues are one of the more popular types of modern garden decor. We see those cute, friendly little beings in our neighbor's flowerbeds, many a backyard in town, and in our own gardens. It's easy to see why gnomes are popular because after all, what's not to like about gnomes? They sport brightly-colored clothes, have a cheerful appearance (except for our Zombie Gnombie), and wear funny, pointed hats. In other words, they are quaint, pleasant garden decor. However, the common nature of garden gnomes can also make it tough to find garden gnome sculptures that stand out from the crowd. This is why we carry a variety of garden gnomes that will always make a fun, unique statement in any yard.

Two of our new arrivals are no exception and make a fine gift for anyone who appreciates garden decor. The Bogey Burt Garden Gnome Statue has traded his garden spade for a driver and has the same look of concentrated hope on his face as the most serious of golfers. Bogey Burt will look perfect in the backyard of anyone who loves to walk the greens, on a putt-putt course, or at a country club.

Gezundheit Gunther Sneezing Garden Gnome Statue makes for a cute change from the hard working, smiling garden gnome. The bird on his finger better get ready to fly because it surely will with the huge sneeze coming its way!  

Find the best selection of resin garden statues for home and business at Design Toscano.

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How to Choose Asian Garden Statues for Your Backyard

Far East Garden Fighter Ninja GnomeResin garden statues are wonderful, essential decor for many situations but it can be a challenge to pick out the right statue. We usually start by asking ourselves a few key questions like "Which type of statues will look best in the garden?", "How many statues should I buy?", and "Which decorating theme should I follow?". In addition, if you haven't done much shopping for garden statues, you might not even know where to look.

Whether just getting started with garden decor or looking for another addition to your personal collection of heirloom quality items, the best place to shop is Design Toscano. Take a brief look through our extensive collection and it won't take long to see that we have the best selection of unique, quality decor for the best prices. If you were thinking of putting Asian-themed decor in the backyard, browsing our Asian garden statue collection is the first easy step in finding the best Asian decorations for the garden. Here are two other questions to consider when looking for the best Asian statue:

  • Is this the first Asian statue for the garden?: If you already have Asian-themed garden decor but lack a dragon, the Asian Dragon of the Great Wall could be a suitable addition. Or, if this will be the first Asian-themed decor in your backyard, the Enlightened Buddha Sculpture will make an impression. 

 

  • How do you use your garden?: For example, if the backyard is dedicated to fun activities and parties, a Far East Garden Fighter Ninja Gnome could fit the bill. However, if the backyard is a quiet retreat or place for meditation, you would be better off with something along the lines of a solid bronze Tranquil Buddha Statue.

Find the best prices for unique garden statuary and other high quality decor at Design Toscano.

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Delightful Garden Fairies for Sale

Fiona the Flower FairyThe fairy statue became popular garden statuary during the Victorian era. Before then, a lot of people didn't need to put statues of fairies in the backyard because they believed that the "little people" were real and frequented the garden on moonlit nights. On occasion, some people also left offerings in the garden to appease the fairies and gnomes that supposedly lived there.

In modern times, although we don't really believe that fairies actually live in the garden (at least most of us), we still like to pay homage to the legend with high quality fairy decor. By nature, most garden fairies are lovely, delightful creatures. Those attributes are shown by the majority of the fairies in our collection, including our beautiful Fiona, the Flower Fairy Sculpture. This life-like fairy sculpture has a peaceful smile and elegant features that lend a happy touch to any backyard.

Another, equally delightful fairy sculpture is Fannie, the Fairy Sitting Statue. Fannie's lovely little smile and half-closed eyes fit in perfectly with a lazy, warm summer garden. Don't forget to buy and save on the Woodland Fairy Garden House Statue to give Fannie, Fiona, and your other garden fairy statues a place to live.   

Take 20% off any of the garden fairy statues in our collection as well as any of our high quality decor from today until July 7th as part of our July 4th sale.

This sale cannot be combined with other offers.

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Take 20% Off Fun, Tropical Resin Garden Statues!

Thatch-Roofed Tiki BarThere are so many ways to decorate a garden. We can give it a solemn, peaceful personality with beautiful stone garden angels, cherubs, and Victorian-themed statues. The right blend of animal garden statues can give it a wild, dramatic look, and a menagerie of cute animal and gnome statues will make the backyard look simply adorable. There are also resin garden statues that look fun and no theme does that better than tropical statues.

Tropical sculptures are meant for good times. They perfectly complement the fun, easy-going feelings of summer garden parties with bright colors, exotic appearances, and hints of places where people practice the art of relaxation. One of several tropical sculptures that shows that fun loving feeling is the Kanaloa Grand Tiki Sculptural Table. This Tiki is more than happy to act as a place to put a cold, tropical drink and shows it with a huge grin. Complement it with the hilarious "Beer Buddy Tiki Parrot" Statue.

You could also highlight your summer garden parties with a Thatch-Roofed Tiki Bar. This fun, functional decor will help you serve cold drinks in cool summer style, and comes with two bar stools.   

Enjoy 20% off any of the fun decor in our tropical statue collection when purchased today, June 18th, 2014.

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Give a Boost to Summer Business with Garden Statuary

Three Amigos Spitting DolphinsThe warm days of summer are wonderful for many reasons. They act as a welcome respite from winter (especially when it's a brutal one), encourage us to take full advantage of the outdoors, and are a great time to explore and experience sites close and far from home. For many a business, summer is also an important time of the year. With more people outdoors and eager to enjoy time outside the home, more customers walk through the doors of restaurants, hotels, and a wide variety of stores.

Every business owner knows that it pays to use strategic marketing that brings customers into a place of business during the summer months, and garden statues can be an excellent, high value part of the marketing equation. However, not just any garden sculptures will do. We aren't talking about putting a gnome or two on display at a hotel but unique, spectacular statuary like the Lion of Florence Sentinel Statue and Base to welcome guests at the door of your hotel or restaurant. Majestic sculptures like this and the Grand Stone Egyptian Sphinx Statue make a place of business stand out from competition and will keep customers talking about their experience long after they have gone home.

Bronze sculptures like the beautiful Three Amigos Spitting Dolphins Trio can also do wonders for hotel decor and adds a regal touch to any place of business. Essentially, fantastic sculptures like this make people want to go in, stay for dinner or shopping, and come back with friends on another day.  

Find high quality decor and beautiful resin garden statues for great prices at Design Toscano today.

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Dragon Garden Statues and Dragon-themed Decor

Mystic Dragon Avenger StatueThe dragon is one of the most spectacular and mysterious of mythical creatures. These factors, along with the legends that accompany them, also turn dragon statues into striking, stand-out decor for any backyard. Put a dragon in the yard and your place will look a bit more like a regal keep than an average home. It will show guests and neighbors that you appreciate the fantasy genre, Medieval decor, and ancient tales.

The Mystic Dragon Avenger Statue is a powerful, striking dragon sculpture that looks best when displayed at the entrance to the backyard. It pairs well with the regal Grande Dragon Sentinel Statue, another stunning dragon statue that depicts a fierce, clawed, scaled dragon clutching a Medieval shield.

Although the dragon sculptures mentioned above focus on the fierce qualities of these legendary, intelligent beasts, dragon statues can also take on a fun, cute appearance. "Blushing Babel, the Bashful Dragon" Statue will make a nice pet for your garden gnomes, and "Mayze, the Dragon Protector of the Orb" Statue is a fun, fantasy-themed piece to put in the backyard.

Keep in mind that we also have a number of dragon-themed home accents including the exquisite Florentine Dragon Gothic Iron Doorbell, and the Celtic Timekeeper Sculptural Dragon Wall Clock.

Enjoy a 20% discount on any of these items, Gothic decor, and other items on our site until May 27th.

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Enjoy 20% off New Asian Garden Statues

Thai Teppanom Beautiful Being Garden statuary can take many forms. We have said that before but it's always worth reiterating to help people avoid the mistake of buying the same old, poor quality garden statues. Before you settle on buying a cheap garden angel that you will probably give away at next year's yard sale, take a moment to browse our selection of high quality statuary. We have far more items than a few garden gnomes and stone garden angels, including a variety of enchanting Asian-themed sculptures.

The "Thai Teppanom Beautiful Being" Statue is one of newest Asian statue additions. This absolutely exquisite statue is closely modeled after intricate Buddhist Thai sculptures that date back to the time of king Prast Thong during the early seventeenth century. Our sculpture exhibits the same blend of peace and natural beauty as the antique statues from that era.

Our collection of Asian-themed decor also features the Sacred Pagoda Lantern Illuminated Statue. This quality resin statue stands over two feet in height and lends a combination of soft light and the grace of the Japanese sculptural form. Complement this fine illuminated decor with the colorful Kohaku Asian Koi Piped Spitter Statue.

Enjoy a 20% discount on these fine Asian-themed sculptures, and any of the items in our collection of high quality decor for home and office.

This sale ends on May 27th, 2014 and cannot be combined with other offers.

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Unique Statues for Garden and Gothic Décor for the Home

Zen, Garden GnomeIt's easy to find decor for the home and garden but it's not so easy to find unique, high quality items for low prices. Well, not so easy unless you already know where to shop for them. You won't find detailed, beautiful animal garden statues, the best selection of stone garden angels, nor unique objets d'art for the home at the nearest big box store. You might find a few nice items after scouring stores for hours but even then, they are going to cost more than you probably want to pay. The easiest place to shop for high quality decor is at Design Toscano simply because we have a huge selection of unique, high quality items for great prices.

For example, if you feel like buying a new garden gnome but would much rather have a gnome that stands out from the crowd, you just might like the cute "Zen Garden Gnome" Statue. Although this gnome would rather meditate than work in the garden, he hasn't relinquished his white beard, pointed red hat, and other typical gnome attire. Complement his search for higher consciousness with the "Strike a Pose Zen Yoga Frog" Statue.

As for interior decor, you will find hundreds of exquisite and stunning items in our Basil Street Gallery as well as such high quality Gothic-themed decor as the Warwickshire Dragon Glass-Topped Coffee Table and the Chateau St. Roche Sculptural Wall Mirror.

Find the best garden statuary and interior decor for the best prices at Design Toscano.

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Why Today Is the Best Day to Buy Gothic Décor for Halloween

Zombie Gnombie StatueMay is such a beautiful time of the year. Lilacs are blooming and filling the air with fantastic fragrance, the sun in shining, trees are fresh with bright green leaves after a long, cold winter, and we are greeted by warm air as soon as we step out the door. Ironically, today just might also be the best day to buy Halloween decor. Yes, we know that the spookiest day of the year is the furthest thing from just about everyone's mind but today, May 9th is a perfect day for purchasing all of your unique Halloween decorations because it happens to be the final day of our sale on Gothic-themed items.

Buy any of our Gothic decorations by today, May 9th and you can take a big 25% off the regular price! If you love to celebrate Halloween, take advantage of this sale and save on such fantastic Halloween decorations as the incredible Zombie Gnombie. Nobody is immune to a Zombie bite, not even happy, cheerful gnomes and this unique garden statuary shows it with fine, frightening details!

We also have Halloween statues that are perfect for transforming your yard into an eerie graveyard. The Balkan Vampire Blood Cross Statue entertains and frightens with its menacing appearance. Pair it with the equally disturbing Vampire Demon Tombstone Statue for full frightening effect!

Take 25% off of any of the Gothic items in our collection when purchased by today, May 9th.

This sale cannot be combined with other offers.

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Statues for Garden Can Be Anything from Fountains and Angels, to Animals and Urns

Iggy the IguanaThis is garden decorating season and while some of us are veterans at finding the best animal yard statue for our backyards, other people are just getting started with a new garden. They may have just moved into a house with green space, or recently decided to decorate the backyard. Either way, getting started with garden decor can be as frustrating as it is rewarding. Much of that frustration comes from looking for garden decor in places that have very limited collections of low quality items. However, shop for garden decor at Design Toscano and those frustrations will be eliminated because we only deal in beautiful, unique, and high quality items.

We also have a huge variety of decorations for the garden that go far beyond a few angel and gnome statues. For example, if the backyard could use a fountain, we have a big selection of beautiful outdoor garden water fountains. The L'Acqua di Vita Sculptural Fountain is one of several stunning fountains in our collection and looks even better when complemented with a classic urn or two.

Folks new to garden decorating might also be surprised by the number and quality of our animal garden statues. Our collection includes everything from highly realistic items like Iggy the Iguana Statue to such dynamic, fun decor as the Snapping Swamp Gator Statue.

Shop for high quality resin garden statues for the best prices at Design Toscano.

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A Few Stunning, New Garden Statues

Beautiful Black SwanThese are the days when most of us get back out into the backyard to do a little cleaning, get the garden ready for planting, and contemplate how we are going to decorate it. While looking over the garden statuary collection, we can't help but pick out some of our favorite statues from previous years and think about the ones that we need to replace. Although it can be tough to part with certain garden statues, if they aren't going to fit into a new decorating theme, it's probably better to buy new ones.

One of the best places to look for statues for the backyard is in our selection of new garden statues. This is where we put our newest angels, animal statues, unique gnomes, and other statuary on display. Not only is "Axle Grease, the Biker Gnome" Statue one of our newest gnomes, but he also shows that gnomes can be far more than cute, little creatures with pointed hats.

Our "Beautiful Black Swan" Statue is one of our many new and unique animal statues. This animal yard statue demonstrates the noble mystery of the Black Swan from its "S" shaped neck to the fine details in each and every feather. 

Enjoy 20% off these resin garden statues and any of the other garden statues in our collection when purchased today, April 14th.

This sale cannot be combined with other offers.

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Picking Out the Best Religious Outdoor Statues for Your Garden

Jesus Loves the Little ChildrenReligious-themed statues are a common, beautiful aspect of many gardens. Some of us opt for a classic stone garden angel while others prefer to decorate the garden with beautiful reminders of their faith. There are also people who opt for putting an impressive large Buddha statue in the garden and other Asian-themed religious statues. No matter what your preference is in terms of religious sculptures, you will probably find one or more perfect additions to the garden in our collection of religious resin garden statues. Here are a few tips for picking out the best religious sculpture for your backyard:

  • Pick out a statue that fits in with other garden decor: While most religious statues will easily compliment other garden statue decor, something along the lines of the Jesus Loves the Little Children Garden Sculpture will look much better in a backyard with cheerful gnomes, statues of children, and cute animal garden statues than more solemn sculptures.
  • Use angel statues for a garden with classic statuary: If you have a Victorian garden or one decorated with classic decor, there's a good chance that you already have a few fine angel sculptures. The beautiful Angel of Patience Sculpture will further highlight your fine collection of classic decor.
  • Try a Buddha statue for natural-themed gardens: Sculptures like the Jolly Hotei Buddha Statue and other Buddhas work very well with backyards that put the emphasis on natural decor.

Enjoy 20% off these sculptures and all of the religious statues in our collection when purchased from today until April 7th.

This sale cannot be combined with other offers.

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Save on Religious Outdoor Statues for Spring

Enlightened Buddha SculptureSpring is here and if you haven't done so yet, it is time to give serious consideration to the resin garden statues destined for the backyard. While going through your collection of animal garden statues, stone garden angels, gnomes, and other outdoor decor, you may want to think about putting a few religious statues on display. Religious-themed sculptures are a wonderful addition to any backyard statue display but one of the best reasons for buying them today is because you can take 20% off the price.

The sale includes such beautiful Asian statues as the Enlightened Buddha Sculpture and the cheerful Jolly Hotei Buddha Statue. These are just two of several classic Asian-themed statues in our collection and look even better when paired with the serene Earth Witness Buddha Sculptural Wall Frieze.

If the garden could use another bird feeder or small bird bath, our Nature's Nurturer: St. Francis Sculpture is a wonderful choice. Whether you put bird seed or water in this beloved saint's basket, it will be a welcome sight for a number of backyard birds. For a more inspirational, solemn sculpture, we have a wide variety of options including the classic Jesus in the Garden of Gethsemane Statue.

Enjoy 20% off these and all of the religious statues in our collection when purchased from today until April 7th.

This sale cannot be combined with other offers.

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Which Sculptures for Outside Are Suited for a Natural Garden?

Black Bear and Cub Grand Scale Animal SculptureAs our backyards come back to life after the long, cold winter, we can reflect on some different types of gardens. Large estates can host a menagerie of classic garden statuary, animal garden sculptures, and other garden decor. More common, medium-sized gardens can show sculpted hedges, a stone garden angel here and there, and a few other resin garden statues. Small, urban gardens might not have as much space for grand scale statues but do have enough room for a few garden gnomes and potted flowers.

There are also gardens that put the focus on nature. These are the backyards where invasive plants are removed and native plant species are cultivated. Some garden space might also be left to grow on its own and provide more habitat for birds and small animals. Certain types of garden statues are well suited for these types of gardens and include such animal statues as the Mother Doe and Fawn and the Mother Black Bear and Cub Grand Scale Animal Sculpture. Both of these realistic and beautiful garden statue sets look right at home in a wilder, more natural garden. Another statue that looks right at home in a wilder garden is the Bigfoot, the Bashful Yeti Tree Sculpture.

Find the best selection of resin garden statues at Design Toscano today.

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Add Enchantment to Spring Flowerbeds with Garden Fairies

Pondering Fairy of Essex Garden StatueThere are few things more naturally magical than the fresh, new flowers of spring. After several months of a backyard dominated by a colorless landscape of  cold white and dull brown, the bright colors of new flowers are especially welcome. As beautiful tulips and other flowers sprout from the recently thawed ground, they help to bring the garden back to life. One of the best ways to heighten their beauty is with certain types of resin garden statues.

Garden gnomes often pair well with flowers but gardeners looking for statues a bit more magical in appearance can't go wrong with a garden fairy sculpture or two. These elegant little statues depict the magical winged creatures said to live in old gardens and sacred tree groves. Although they haven't been reported by modern day people, folks in many parts of the world believed in them just a few hundreds years ago. You can keep those legends alive and enhance the beauty of your flower beds with lovely fairy statues like the Pondering Fairy and the Gazing Fairy Statue. Created by Evelyn Hartley, these beautiful, realistic fairies look best when placed near fresh spring flowers and will add beauty to the backyard on into the warm, lazy days of summer.

Buy $75 or more from Design Toscano by today, March 23rd, and pay nothing for regular shipping.

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Dragon Garden Statues or Dragon Sculptural Tables?

Sir Sagremor's Dragon Statue with Gazing OrbThe dragon is one of the most legendary and enduring of mythical creatures. In fact, stories of this scaly beast have been around for so long that some have wondered if dragons did indeed exist at some time in the past. Although evidence for actual dragons has yet to be found, that doesn't stop many cultures from paying homage to those intriguing creatures with films, fantasy novels, and works of art. Some of those works of art include sculptures of dragons for the garden.

Our Sir Sagremor's Dragon Statue with Gazing Orb is a classic, fantasy-themed dragon that works well in a variety of gardens. Compliment your collection of garden fairies, gnomes, or classic statuary with this enchanting sculpture to add an extra bit of magic to the backyard. It will look even better when paired with the classic Desmond the Dragon Statue.

If you already have enough dragon statues for the backyard, you could always buy dragon-themed decor for the interior of home and business. One of the most stunning dragon decor items you will ever see is the Warwickshire Dragon Glass-Topped Coffee Table. This magnificent sculptural table features a detailed, Medieval dragon that would be wonderful decor all on its own. However, it also acts as a functional, stunning coffee table.

Enjoy 20% off any of the on sale items at Design Toscano from now until March 14th.

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Sculptures for Outside Include Animals, Angels, Fountains, and More

Zairen, the Zebra SculptureOne of the beautiful things about garden statuary is the huge variety of forms they take and themes they can follow. While one can always stick to decorating the backyard with garden gnomes and garden fairies, nowadays, we can also put such statues on display as gargoyles, beautiful angels, and highly detailed animals. If the garden could use a change in decor, and lacks an animal yard statue, you might want to consider putting something like Zairen the Zebra Sculpture on display. This striking, realistic sculpture adds a beautiful, exotic look to any backyard and looks even better when complimented with a fun animal statue like "Pongo, the Hanging Baby Orangutan" Statue.

If you already have enough animal statues in the yard, you might want to go for a statue or two that is a bit more classic in nature. A stone garden angel such as the Angel of Patience Sculpture and the cute In God's Grace Angel Statue are just two of many fine angel statues in our collection.

Or, perhaps the time has come to put a sculptural fountain in the backyard. The Medici Lion Four-Tier Fountain is a majestic fountain fit for the most elegant of gardens while the Quenching a Big Thirst Sculptural Fountain entertains with its big, thirsty Saint Bernard.

Find resin garden statues for every taste and decorating theme at Design Toscano today.

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