Gothic Tables with a Creative Twist

Castle Battlement Metal Barrel Gothic TableGothic and Medieval furniture items can help to transform an average room into chambers fit for royalty. This is accomplished with stunning Mahogany tables and chairs that feature carved legs, motifs, and regal upholstery. Putting such furniture on display is an excellent means of upgrading the appearance of any room but there is more to Gothic furniture than items that could grace the halls of royal Victorian mansions. Catch a new twist on Gothic furniture with functional, sculptural furniture like the Castle Battlement Metal Barrel Gothic Table. This interesting side table is an authentic replica of battlement barrels that were used for holding cannon shot, gun powder, and other materials needed to defend the castle.

Pair that unique piece of furniture with the Gothic Metal Turret Side Table to give your den or living room a storied look. Hand-crafted from metal and adorned with false rivets, this side table is a work of art that could be used as a pedestal for displaying your favorite gargoyle statue or as a place to put a goblet while reading a favorite fantasy tale. It's also the perfect table to use for playing chess and other games, especially because you can store them and other Gothic items in a chamber hidden beneath the removable tabletop.

Add unique Gothic flair to your home with these interesting tables and other Gothic decorations from Design Toscano.

Buy these and any of our other items until May 27th and get 20% off the regular price as part of our Memorial Day Sale!

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One More Day to Save on Sculptures for Outside!

Spitting Asian Dragon Bronze Garden StatueMother's Day is such an important holiday that we decided to extend our Mother's Day Weekend Sale for one more day. This means that you can still get 20% off any of our items as long as you buy them by the end of today, April 30th! It's a chance to pay less for unique and impressive sculptures like our Bigfoot Statue. This signature, modern classic comes in three different sizes to make it work in any type of garden and also acts an an excellent conversation piece in restaurants and hotels.

Order by the end of today and you can also get a 20% discount on beautiful, timeless bronze statues such as the Spitting Asian Dragon. Made in the traditional lost-wax tradition, this bronze sculpture is an authentic replica of exquisite bronze serpentine dragons that grace Chinese gardens and monasteries. If you would rather decorate the yard with a Medieval dragon, put the Dragon of Falkenberg on display or surprise guests by decorating the flowerbed with a realistic skull of a dragon!

Of course, outdoor sculptures aren't just limited to mythological creatures. We also have dozens of awe-inspiring, classic angel statues like the Angel of Patience sculpture, beautiful animal garden statues, and a host of Greek garden statues.

Buy these beautiful garden statues and hundreds of other unique, high quality decor at Design Toscano by the end of today, April 30th and get a 20% discount as part of our Mother's Day Weekend Sale!

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Gargoyle Garden Statues that Climb the Walls of Your Abode

Gargoyle Demon on the Loose Wall SculptureGargoyles are dramatic decor no matter where they are displayed but they seem to do best when perched atop a castle wall or when leering down at folks who are walking in and out of a Gothic cathedral. Such situations were the first places where European gargoyles were used as decor and they still tend to look more impressive when crouched up on top of a parapet than when sitting on the ground. Although sculptures like the Legend of Cambridge Hopping Gargoyle look intimidating no matter where you put them, most winged gargoyles look right at home when perched on top of a pedestal.

To reach those high places they love, gargoyles could simply use their bat-like wings and fly but if the Gargoyle Demon on the Loose Sculpture is any indication, it appears that some prefer to creep up the walls of castles, churches, and homes like slinking miniature dragons. This frightening Medieval gargoyle shows that he is up to no good with an intriguing, evil grin. Pair it with the unique Catgoyle on the Loose Sculpture for garden wall decor that will give guests something to talk about! 

However, no gargoyle wall decor theme would be complete without Gaston the Climbing Gargoyle. Sculpted with eerie, realistic details, Gaston is bound to be one of more intimidating garden statuary items in your collection.

Save on fantastic gargoyle figurines and hundreds of high quality decor for garden, home, and business at Design Toscano.

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Dragon Statues for Spring and Summer

Ranier, the Sculptural Dragon RainspoutSpring is here and it's time to redecorate the garden. This year, why not decorate the backyard with a different theme? Instead of putting out the usual selection of angel statues and garden gnomes, try decorating the backyard with a couple of dragons. They don't have to replace the rest of your decor, but by putting a dragon statue on display, you show your appreciation for the fantasy genre while giving the garden a unique, dramatic touch. 

Get your backyard ready for the warm days of spring and summer with dragon sculptures like Ranier, the Sculptural Dragon Rainspout. Put this Medieval-themed functional dragon sculpture on the end of a gutter to help channel water away from the house. This impressive dragon statue is designed to look as if Ranier is breathing fire every time it rains.

To help turn your backyard into a place of enchantment, put Dragon-Orb sculptures on display such as Mayze, the Dragon Protector of the Orb and Sir Sagremor's Dragon Statue with Orb. Mayze shows that the fantasy genre is that much more magical when humor is thrown into the mix. Poor Mayze seems to be more interested in taking a nap on top of the orb rather than ferociously protecting it and thus makes for one of the most adorable little dragon statues you will ever see. Sir Sagremor's dragon isn't exactly cute but he makes up for it with realistic, eye-catching details.

Find the best in dragon and gargoyle figurines at Design Toscano today.

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Three Reasons to Buy Egyptian and Gothic Tables

The Lord Raffles Grand Hall Lion Leg Coffee TableFurniture is more than just function. Tables, chairs, and lamps can and should also act as decor. For example, an Egyptian-themed room might look nice with a few statues, an Egyptian urn, and Egyptian-themed paintings but include a sculptural glass-topped table and the room goes from being impressive to simply stunning. The same goes for tables with a Gothic touch. The following are three other reasons for buying Gothic-themed tables:

  • They add a regal touch to the dining room: Furniture like the Lord Raffle's Grand Hall Lion Leg Coffee Table is modeled after antique tables that were used by Victorian era English nobles. The rich colors, quality, and durable nature of this solid Mahogany table make it an heirloom piece that will last for generations while the carved motifs and lion paw legs turn it into fine, functional decor.
  • Gothic furniture combines stunning beauty with function: Given its refined beauty, quality Gothic furniture could easily be used as decor and nothing more. However, our Gothic and Medieval tables were built to last and also be used for elegant dinner parties, as a gorgeous addition to the library, or as impressive private office furniture.
  • They are on sale: One of the other main reasons why it's worth it to order these and other fine tables today is because you will get 20% off the regular price!

Save 20% on fine Gothic furniture, garden statuary, and everything from the Design Toscano site when ordering today until March 31st.

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Functional Medieval Home Decor for the Musician

Celtic Rosewood Tara HarpElegant decorations during Medieval times were mostly used by nobility and clergy because they were the only people who could afford beautiful, carved wooden tables, gargoyle figurines, or putting a striking stone garden angel on display. In modern times, we can view those antique works of art in museums and on visits to European castles but also have the chance to buy beautiful replicas for home and office. Some decor also happens to be functional, including classic instruments such as Celtic harps. The angelic sounds of the harp have entertained and mesmerized people for centuries and echoed off the stone hallways of many a European castle and keep. The beauty of the harp is just as apparent when this regal instrument is used as decor as when it is played by skilled hands.

The Celtic Rosewood Heather Harp is a fully functional replica of a 10th century, 22 string harp. This absolutely gorgeous instrument is decorated with traditional motifs, carved from beautiful tropical hardwood, and is wonderful decor for any Medieval or music-themed room. It's also meant to be played and this is why we include pitch shifters, tuning sets, and extra strings. Pair this classic functional decor with the equally stunning 12 string Celtic Rosewood Tara Harp.

Find these quality items and hundreds of beautiful Medieval and Gothic decor at Design Toscano.

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Legendary Gothic Decor

Count Dracula's Coat of Arms Wall PlaqueGothic and Medieval decorations are inspired by a combination of history and fantasy genre tales. This type of decor includes far more than just a few gargoyle figurines. It also incudes breathtaking, beautiful furniture items, stunning wall decor, and hundreds of objets d'art. Some Gothic decorations are also inspired by legends that date back to the Middle Ages. One such story is that of King Arthur and his legendary sword, Excalibur. This magic sword could only be pulled out of its natural stone scabbard by the hands of the true king of England and when Arthur removed it from the stone with ease, his true noble nature was revealed. Our replica of this legendary sword makes a majestic display of nobility when hung on the wall of your den. As befits one of the most famous swords of all time, it's made from fine, stainless steel, is nearly four feet in length, and is etched with Medieval designs.

Another, not so noble legend is that of Count Dracula. The name for the world's most famous vampire was taken from a title given to Vlad III Dracula, a fifteenth century Wallachian prince who became infamous for executing thousands of his enemies by impaling them on sharp posts. The actual family crest of "Vlad the Impaler" is shown on the hauntingly regal Count Dracula Coat of Arms wall decor.

Find these unique items and other legendary decor at Design Toscano!

Enjoy free shipping until March 17th with purchases of $75 or more!

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Gargoyle Figurines with a Modern Touch

Socrates, the Gargoyle Thinker StatueGargoyles are a type of decor that have been around for a long time. Although we associate gargoyles with the Middle Ages, various cultures have been putting sculptures of scary creatures on sacred places for thousands of years. The dragons of Babylonia may not look like the gargoyles that decorate French Gothic cathedrals but they were probably likewise used to intimidate and scare off evil spirits. In modern times, we might not expect gargoyles to protect the home from evil, but that doesn't change their status as unique, mystical decor.

Modern gargoyle statues still resemble their classic Medieval predecessors but some tend to show more detail and display more human-like characteristics. One such classic gargoyle with a modern touch is Goliath the Gargoyle. Goliath's fangs and muscles are big even by gargoyle standards but he seems to be more occupied with napping than scaring off intruders. This big, sleeping gargoyle is right at home when displayed on top of a television, book case, or garden wall.

Gargoyles aren't typically known for their intelligence but Socrates, the Gargoyle Thinker breaks that stereotype by showing that these medieval monsters are capable of deep thoughts. Whether he is thinking about the role of the gargoyle in an increasingly technological world, or just who to eat next, Socrates stuns with realistic, life-like details.

Find the best gargoyles and medieval decor today!

Save on high quality gargoyles and other unique items at Design Toscano

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Tropical Garden Statuary

Tropical Scarlet Macaws Wall SculptureCertain sculptures can take us to other times and places. Medieval decor can remind us of days when royalty lived in castles and keeps and the joust was the main form of entertainment.  Dragon statues and sculptures of other mythical creatures help to bring our favorite fantasy novels to life, and then there are backyard sculptures that simply remind us of warm ocean breeze on a tropical island.

Add the relaxed, easy-going character of Hawaii and the South Pacific to your backyard with tropical-themed statuary. The Gods of the Three Pleasures Tiki Statue is a fun, good-natured piece destined to be a hit at all of your backyard parties. Its wood-grain texture and Polynesian design give this resin garden statue an authentic appearance.

Add bright colors to backyard walls with the Tropical Scarlet Macaws Wall Sculpture. This colorful wall decor captures the breathtaking beauty of this large parrot species with detailed feathers painted in rich blue, yellow, and scarlet hues. Perched on a branch, the two macaws in this wall sculpture make an even bigger statement by standing five inches out from the wall.

In addition to colorful, tropical statues and decor, you can also add Polynesian flavor to the yard with the Tropical Thatch Umbrella Cover. Put this cured palm thatch on top of a backyard umbrella for an authentic, tropical beach look.

Find the best in tropical decor for the backyard, office, and home at Design Toscano.

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Good storage chest.

jsd2 from St. Louis, MO, USA reviewed the Medieval Strong Box Ottoman

Bottomline: Yes, would recommend to a friend.

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Comments: The chest is nice & deep to store blankets or other items. It seems a bit tall to use as an ottoman so it's probably better as a seat.

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Well-made Fun!

iananna from Dallas, TX reviewed the Dragons Thorne Medieval Rucksack

Bottomline: Yes, would recommend to a friend.

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Comments: My sons LOVE this backpack! It has room for all their schoolwork; and, the one-shoulder design is formed to help distribute weight. Another plus, the dragon emblem has not flaked or become worn. And, it's a design allowed in school. The cost is equal to the backpacks we found in chain retail stores. The difference...this bag has lasted for longer than a year :) You won't be disappointed!

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Perfect Gift Item for Medival Fans

Shyloc from PA reviewed the Desk-Sized Catapult

Bottomline: Yes, would recommend to a friend.

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Comments: Purchased this as a Christmas gift for my boyfriend who loves medieval weaponry. He loves it! I was surprised at the weight and solid construction of the piece. No problems with any of the mechanics and is a great conversation starter.

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Give the Backyard a Magic Medieval Touch with Dragon Garden Statues

Sword, the Arthurian Dragon StatueDragons have stalked the imagination for centuries. Those huge, scaled beasts inspire, enchant, and terrify us in hundreds of fantasy novels, movies, and folktales and never seem to go out of style. In fact, there might be no other mythical creature that measures up to the fire breathing dragon when it comes to prowess and popularity. Majestic, intimidating, and awe-inspiring, statues of dragons also add an enchanting touch to any home and backyard.

Fans of Gothic decor and fantasy will love the Mystic Dragon Avenger statue. A gothic, scaled dragon coils around a faux stone power orb and snarls in an expression of intricate danger and beauty. This sculpture makes a magical statement when placed on the edge of a garden path, in a flowerbed, or next to the backdoor.

Sword, the Arthurian Dragon Statue is another dragon sculpture that will take your breath away with its intricate details. The intelligent dragon in this statue crouches atop a Celtic base as it guards a magical sword. Heighten the enchanting atmosphere in your backyard by pairing it with Shield, the Arthurian Dragon Statue.   

Order any of these sculptures and the best in animal garden statues from Design Toscano between now and February 14th and get 20% off the regular price.

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20% Discount on Any On Sale Garden Statuary Starts Today!

Florentine Gargoyle Statue: LargeJanuary is the cold heart of winter. The temperatures outside are well below freezing in many parts of the USA and Canada, and shoveling snow has become a daily part of the exercise routine for lots of people. It's tempting to just stay inside but at least that gives you the chance to go through the house and take stock of items that you would rather sell than put into storage. We pretty much do the same thing and call it the Mid-Winter Clearance Sale. This January sale is a great chance to save 20% on any of our sale items and goes on from today until February 1st.

It includes gargoyle figurines like the classic Florentine Gargoyle Statue. This sculpture of a staunch Italian gargoyle is modeled after medieval gargoyle statues that perch on Tuscan churches. It comes in two sizes and both are fine examples of Gothic decor.

The clearance sale also counts for on sale Egyptian decorations like the stunning King Tut Sculptural Floor Lamp. This functional work of art adds lighting with an ancient, royal touch to any home and business.

Order any on sale item from now until February first and enjoy 20% off as part of our Mid-Winter Clearance Sale! This sale cannot be combined with other offers.

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Save 20% on Exquisite Décor from the Basil Street Gallery Today and Tomorrow Only

Fine decor can turn an average room into a chamber fit for royalty. It can help to inspire conversation in a Count Nikolay Faberge-Style Enameled Egg Collection Set of Twohome, office, or business and can be a reflection of the person who lives and works there. The right type of decor can also affect our moods and those of our guests and clients. For these reasons, it's worth it to pick out decor that is both unique and of a certain, high quality. These are the types of decorations found in our Basil Street collection and when you order anything from the gallery today or tomorrow, you can take 20% off the regular price!

Breathtaking new decor such as beautiful Count Nicolay Faberge-Style Enameled Eggs are included in this sale. These beautiful objets d'art are modeled after 17th century works of art created by Carl Faberge and add a stunning touch to any room with sparkling faux crystals on a bright, shining blue field.

You will also get 20% off beautiful furniture items like the Forbidden City Asian Console Table. This Asian-themed decor is inspired by antique Chinese console tables from the Ming dynasty era and is carved from solid hardwoods.

Forbidden City Asian Console Table

Find these beautiful items, Egyptian art, Medieval home decor, and hundreds of other high quality decor in our Basil Street collection.

Order anything from Basil Street today and tomorrow (January 24th) and get 20% off the regular price!

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Give the Home an Enchanting Touch with Greenmen Decor

Different types of decor lend different feelings and character to a home. When a house is decorated with Egyptian art, it demonstrates classic, royal elegance. Use medieval home decor and the interior of your Sutherland House Greenman Authentic Foundry Iron Door Knockerplace begins to take on the appearance and storied sentiments of a noble's castle. Animal garden statues add a bit of natural beauty to a backyard while other types of decor can turn your home into a place of magic and enchantment. One such type of decor is the greenman.

In blending a human-like face with wood, stone, or other elements, Greenman decorations look nothing short of magical. It seems as if they might talk at any moment and challenge the observer to touch them to see if they will respond (or maybe even bite!).

Greet guests at the front door with the Sutherland House Door Knocker. Cast from foundry iron, this classic, authentic door knocker is a replica of an original, bearded greenman, nineteenth century English antique.

Inside the home, put your own magic mirror on display with the Forest Spirits Wall Mirror. This greenman decor will remind you of ancient, legendary forests where gnarled old oaks come to life and tall Sugar Maples whisper as you walk beneath their leafy boughs.

Find the best in greenman decorations and hundreds of enchanting items at Design Toscano today.

 

 

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Last Day to Save 20% on Gothic Tables and Other Furniture Items

Effingham Gryphon Library TableIf you haven't taken advantage of our furniture sale yet, don't wait until tomorrow to order stunning replicas of antique furniture and other unique furniture items because the sale ends today! This is the last day to get 20% off of the regular price of any of our beautiful furniture so don't wait around to buy magnificent medieval home decor like the Effingham Gryphon Library Table. As with several of our tables, this heirloom furniture item is crafted from solid, gorgeous mahogany. This is a stunning sculptural piece that can be used as a writing table, hall table, or for other purposes, and will last for generations.

It's also the last day to get 20% off any of our beautiful chairs. When you put something into your house that is as stunning and comfortable as the San Lorenzo Renaissance Cross-Frame Chair, guests will spend just as much time admiring it as sitting in it (if they can pry you out of this beautiful, cozy seat).

Egyptian tables are also on sale and include such functional works of art as the Royal Egyptian Cheetahs Sculptural Glass-Topped Console and even a detailed, stunning replica of King Tutankhamen's Egyptian Throne Chair.

Order these beautiful items and any of our furniture by the end of today, January 14th, and get 20% off the regular price.

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Medieval Home Decor Furniture for the Office

The office doesn't have to be a sterile place with bare, bland decor. In fact, your personal work space York Monastery Solid Hardwood Gothic Benchshouldn't be like that at all or it might affect your productivity and attitude. Although an office shouldn't be filled with distractions, most people work better when they feel comfortable and happy with the decor. For those who appreciate the rich history of Medieval Europe and fine, antique furniture, that special decor will include items like the York Monastery Solid Hardwood Gothic Bench. Hand-carved from beautiful hardwoods, this Gothic bench will turn any office into a regal, inspirational place to work. It can be used as a bench as well as for storing files, books, and other items in the compartment beneath the seat.

No one should have to work in an impersonal, office and the Saint Thomas Aquinas Gothic Wooden Bookstand will ensure that your work space has character. This beautiful bookstand is a fine replica of a gorgeous Gothic bookstand from the eighteenth century and is hand-carved from beautiful hardwoods. Use it to show one of your favorite books and to hold any number of small office items.

Buy these beautiful furniture items for office and home by Monday, January 14th, and get 20% off the regular price. This sale is also applicable to Egyptian tables, Gothic tables, and all of our furniture!

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Enjoy 20% Off Gothic Tables and All Furniture from Now until January 14th!

Today, January 10th, kicks off the start of a five day sale on furniture at Design Toscano! From today until Lady Alcott Victorian Balloon ChairJanuary 14th, you get 20% off any of the furniture items on our site. This is a great opportunity to save on exquisite replicas of antiques such as the Antoinette Loveseat and the Carved Rocaille Chair. Hand-carved from gorgeous hardwoods and upholstered with jacquard tapestry, both of these pieces are an expression of elegant comfort.

Buy the unique Lady Alcott Victorian Balloon Chair to impress guests and relax with a favorite book and get 20% off the regular price if purchased between today and January 14th. Get a Dragon Sculptural Glass-Topped Table at the same time to increase your savings and add a bit of Gothic flair to your living room.

Speaking of Gothic, since all of our Gothic-style tables are on sale, this would also be the best time to buy stunning, heirloom furniture items like the fantastic Lord Raffles Lion Leg Coffee Table or the elegant Chateau Chambord table. Both of these medieval home decor items are hand carved from beautiful, long-lasting mahogany and are destined to be centerpiece items for any castle.

Order any of these, Egyptian tables, and hundreds of our other beautiful furniture items from now until January 14th and take 20% off the regular price!

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Medieval Home Decor for Your Den

The Raven's Perch Wall SculptureWe all need that place in the home where we can have some time to ourselves. That need to get away and relax with a favorite book in the confines of one's own home is especially desired during and just after the holiday season. It's not that we don't like our family and holiday guests, it's just that you sometimes feel the need to be surrounded by your own quiet thoughts, to work on that novel you always wanted to write, or to just self reflect upon what you want to accomplish in the new year.

The room known as the den was pretty much created for this purpose and it very much needs its own set of appropriate decor. This would be artwork, furniture, and other items that provide inspiration and reflect your hobbies and strengths. Historians and aficionados of the fantasy genre will get positive inspiration from the Raven's Perch Wall Sculpture or a Greek Spartan Helmet.

The Raven Sculpture is crafted with realistic detail and will remind you of dark tales written by Edgar Allen Poe and will hopefully inspire you to be as clever as this enigmatic bird. The Spartan Helmet may, in turn, inspire you to be more courageous and determined.

Order these Gothic décor items, objets d'art, garden statuary, or anything else on our site by the end of today, December 17th, and pay nothing for standard shipping costs!

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