New Outdoor Garden Water Fountains at Design Toscano

Spirit of the Ocean Two Tier Seahorse FountainEvery garden could use a fountain. Garden fountains put the crowning touch on backyard decor because these sculptural works of art incorporate both artistic and natural beauty. They also add that extra bit of natural soothing sound that helps us relax at the end of a long day. At Design Toscano, we offer a large selection of sculptural fountains because we are well aware of the important role they play when it comes to garden decor. We also regularly update our selection of garden fountains to fit a wide variety of decorating needs.

The "Spirit of the Ocean" Two-Tier Seahorse Fountain is a striking, unique piece that pays homage to the sea with several sculpted seahorses. This fountain works very well in a garden that features other ocean-themed decor, including the "Giant Red King Crab" Sculptural Chair.

The "Copper Falls" Cascading Garden Fountain is modern decor highlighted by beautiful burnished copper, flowing water, and smooth river stones. This artistic fountain will look great in any garden but looks especially nice in backyards with garden fairies, and contemporary decor.

If you have an Asian-themed garden, or want to stick with nature-themed decor, the Cascading Bamboo Sculptural Fountain is ideal. This soothing work of art uses seven, sculpted resin bamboo pillars of different heights to fill the garden with the gentle sounds of falling water.

Find the best selection of beautiful fountains and resin garden statues at Design Toscano.

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Resin Garden Statues of Beautiful Desert Wildlife

The Great RoadrunnerThe desert is a stark, beautiful place. The vegetation might be covered in spines and thorns but it has its own sort of unique architecture, the sunsets are fantastic, and scenery is inspirational at every turn. The lack of water has also resulted in animals just as interesting as the Saguaros and tumbleweeds. Putting sculptural representations of those animals in the garden is especially fitting in places with an arid climate, in rock gardens, and in backyards that already show a fun display of animal garden statuary.

One of the signature species of the American deserts is the Greater Roadrunner. While most people might only be familiar with this funny bird as a cartoon character, in real life, it happens to be a common, ground dwelling bird of the American southwest. This terrestrial cuckoo species trots along dry creek beds to hunt for small lizards, mice, and even small rattlesnakes. "The Great Roadrunner" Statue captures the determination and speed of this funny bird with fine details and accurate colors.

Another unique desert creature that makes a fine addition to many a backyard is the "Frill-Necked Lizard" Statue. Closely modeled after the frilled lizards that live in the hot, dry deserts of Australia, this high quality animal yard statue is a very close representation of the real thing.

Enjoy 20% off these fine animal garden sculptures and any of the garden statues at Design Toscano from today until April 14th.

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Resin Garden Statues to Honor the Memory of Loved Ones

Angels of Alghero Religious StatuesGarden statuary can be used for more than decor. While we do put high quality animal garden sculptures, garden angels, and other classic sculptures into a garden or backyard to help beautify it and give it character, we can also use religious statues for inspiration and paying homage to our belief systems. We can put in outdoor garden water fountains to bring the soothing sound of falling water into the backyard, and the permanence and beauty of sculptures make them perfect for remembering loved ones who have passed away.

The Angel of Grief Monument Statue is a classic piece that was designed by William Wetmore Story in memory of his dearly departed wife. Similar sculptures are seen in cemeteries and gardens to this day because they encapsulate the grief we feel upon losing a loved one. This statue pairs well with the Angels of Alghero Religious Statues and the stunning Intercession Angel: Praying Hands Religious Statue.

Cast stone memorial garden benches are another excellent means of remembering loved ones with garden decor. We have a variety of cast stone benches in our collection that can be personalized with the name of the dearly departed. The In Our Hearts Forever Personalized Cast Stone Memorial Garden Bench is one such item that reminds us of the love we still feel for the departed with a beautiful phrase.

Enjoy 20% off these items and all garden statues at Design Toscano from today until April 14th.

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Last Day to Take 20% Off Any of Our Religious Outdoor Statues

A Cherub's Prayer SculptureReligious-themed statues can be found at a variety of big box stores and smaller garden shops but how many of those sculptures are truly suited for your garden? From what we have seen, most are cheaply made, generic statues that don't really add any beauty to the backyard. Instead of buying religious statues that end up in permanent storage or at your next garage sale, shop for high quality, artistic, religious-themed resin garden statues found in our collection. As a bonus, when you buy religious statues today, April 7th, you can take 20% off the regular price.

That discount applies to everything from majestic stone garden angels to cute little cherubs and sculptures of the Madonna. The St. Michael the Archangel (1636) Garden Angel Statue is a dramatic, detailed sculptural depiction of a Renaissance era work of art by Guido Reni. Use this statue as a spectacular centerpiece garden sculpture!

If the garden only needs a cherub statue or two, buy and save on the cute little A Cherub's Prayer Statue. This adorable sculpture is a cute addition for spring and summer gardens. Pair it with the equally cute Baby Saint Francis Sculpture.

If a Madonna sculpture is more to your liking, you can't go wrong with the solemn, absolutely classic Lago Magiore Madonna Religious Statue.

Enjoy 20% off these items and any of the religious statues in our collection when purchased today, April 7th.

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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.

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Buddha Outdoor Statues on Sale

Great Buddha Garden SanctuaryNot all religious statues are depictions of garden angels or sculptures related to Christianity. Several of the religious-themed sculptures in our collection are depictions of the Buddha. When one travels to eastern Asia, sculptures of sitting, standing, and even laughing Buddhas are a common sight in temples, gardens, and parks. The serene look on the Buddha's face compliments an already peaceful garden and seems to blend in with the natural surroundings. For this reason, statues of the Buddha are often placed in grottos and other beautiful natural places.

A Buddha statue can have the same peaceful effect on backyards no matter what their size. The beautiful two and a half foot tall The Bodh Gaya Buddha Asian Statue adds a peaceful touch to a backyard when placed by the back door, placed next to a pond, or displayed inside the home.

If the garden would look better with a large Buddha statue, our Giant Buddha Monument-Sized Garden Sculpture is a perfect fit. This large, four foot, seated Buddha is modeled after similar Buddha sculptures from Thailand and has the same, very peaceful appearance. For a Buddha with his very own grotto, put the classic Great Buddha Garden Sanctuary Sculpture in the backyard.

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

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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.

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Beautiful Garden Statuary!

Dragon of Falkenberg CastleIt might be the first of April but this is no joke. Order any of the fantastic decor and objets d'art on our site today, April 1st, and you can take 25% off! Take advantage of this big discount to update your spring garden, get ready for the warm evenings of summer, and find unique gifts for family and friends. The Dragon of Falkenberg Castle Moat Lawn Statue will be wonderful, unique decor for any garden and looks as if it's coming right out of the lawn. Entertain guests with this classic dragon and take 25% off the normal price when buying it today.

If the backyard could use a new stone garden angel, you might like the "Queen of Angels, Guardian of Children" Statue. This replica of a nineteenth century Italian original is four feet of detailed, angelic beauty. Deploy it as a new centerpiece garden sculpture or use it to augment your garden statue collection. Don't forget that all of our animal garden sculptures are also on sale for today only and include such striking depictions of wild beauties as the "The Clever Coyote" Statue and the majestic Mother Black Bear and Cub Grand Scale Animal Sculpture.

Enjoy 25% off resin garden statues and everything else on the Design Toscano site when purchased today, April 1st.

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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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Beautiful Bronze Outdoor Garden Water Fountains

Man with Shell Bronze SculptureA fountain is always a fine addition for a backyard. In fact, for many gardeners, it's the most important centerpiece decor in the backyard because it blends the soothing sounds and sights of running water with beautiful sculpted forms. Some of the most magnificent fountains are bronze and this is why we include a variety of these beautiful, classic fountains in our collection.

The Man with Shell Bronze Sculpture is a classic bronze sculpture that would be right at home on a Victorian estate or on the grounds of an ancient Roman villa. Although it can stand on its own as centerpiece decor, it looks best when water flows through the bronze shell and into your pond or pool.

Our Mermaid of the Isle of Capri is another classic bronze sculpture that looks simply magnificent. This bronze also works best as a fountain and has a shell that is piped for this purpose.

Smaller yet just as beautiful bronze fountains are also available including the Giant Jumping, Spitting, Leaping Frog Bronze Garden Statue. Caught in time as it leaps into the air, this bronze frog also spits a stream of water into your pond or pool. Pair it with the fun Darn Frog on Lily Pad Bronze Garden Sculpture for full humorous effect.

Find the best selection of resin garden statues and bronze fountains at Design Toscano.

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Three Tips to Pick Out the Best Animal Yard Statue for your Garden

Sitting Bengal Tiger Cub StatueAnimal garden sculptures come in many forms and sizes. With so many types of statues to choose from, it can be challenging to pick out the best decor for the garden. The following are three tips to help everyone from beginning gardeners to veterans in backyard decor pick out the best animal statues for their decorating needs:

  • Think about the size of the garden: Whether looking for an animal statue or a stone garden angel, this is one of the most basic things to consider. Size the statue accordingly because you don't want to pick out a statue that ends up dominating the entire garden. Instead, choose animal sculptures that will highlight the beauty of the yard without "taking over". A medium sized animal statue like the Sitting Bengal Tiger Cub Statue is a good bet.
  • Cute or fierce?: While you don't have to choose between the cutest statue and the scariest, gardeners do need to think about the type of animal personality portrayed in their garden. A Meerkat statue is ideal for those in search of a a curious, cute animal.
  • Wild or domesticated: In general, animal statues can also be separated into one of these two categories. Keep this in mind to decide if you would rather see a Swan of the Lake statue in the garden as opposed to a Prowling Spotted Jaguar statue.

Enjoy a 20% discount on any of the animal garden statues in our collection when purchased by today, March 28th.

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Dinosaurs: The Ultimate Animal Garden Sculptures!

Jurassic Sized Allosaurus DinosaurBig cats like lions and tigers make beautiful and stunning animal garden sculptures. We admire these top predators for their beautiful patterns and colors, their grace, and their power. However, as big and strong as these felines might be during the present day, in prehistoric times, they would have been outmatched many times over by the top predators of the Jurassic and Cretaceous. Those massive beasts comprised a variety of fierce dinosaurs, including the likes of Allosaurus and the famous T-Rex.

Although they went extinct millions of years ago, those ultimate land animals live on in museums, books, and on film. Thanks to the imagination and skill of artists who work with resin garden statues, you can also pay homage to dinosaurs with statues of them for the yard. Given their long lasting fame and amazing appearance, dinosaur statues are strong contenders for being the ultimate in animal garden statues. Our Jurassic-Sized Allosaurus Dinosaur Statue is a big, highly detailed dinosaur sculpture that shows the same predatory shape and demeanor of the actual, fanged beast (as far as we know!). Pair it with a small yet powerful Scaled Jurassic T-Rex Raptor Dinosaur Statue. Since such predators also need something suitable to chase, you might want to also buy the realistic Jurassic-Sized Parasaurolopus Dinosaur Statue.

Enjoy a 20% discount on any of the animal statues in our collection from today until March 28th.

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Aquatic Animal Garden Statues

Red Eyed Tree Frog StatueStatues of animals are wonderful decor for every type of garden. Sculptures of majestic stone lions look right at home in Victorian-themed gardens, dragon statues and gargoyle figurines are essential decor for the Gothic garden, and sculptures of cute baby animals add an adorable touch to even the smallest of gardens. In addition to many statues that show terrestrial animals, we also have a fine collection of aquatic animal sculptures.

These include beautiful frog statues that will add a touch of colorful realism to your backyard pond or fountain. The Red-eyed Tree Frog Statue can be attached to a branch that hangs above a pond or on a wall next to a fountain.

For a more dramatic aquatic animal statue, put the Medium Leaping Sea Dolphin Statue on display. This beautiful sculpture captures the exuberance and sleek look of a wild, leaping dolphin.

Some of our best aquatic statues come in the form of bronze outdoor garden water fountains. The Single Dolphin Solid Bronze Garden Statue adds an elegant, timeless look to the yard with a simple yet beautiful solid bronze sculpture of a spitting dolphin. If you are looking for a more elaborate bronze dolphin fountain, put the fantastic Undersea Dolphins Solid Bronze Garden Statue on display.

Enjoy a 20% discount on any of the animal statues in our collection from today until March 28th.

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Adorable Puppy Dog Animal Garden Statues

Dalmation Puppy Dog StatueSome sculptures of animals stand out for their realism or dramatic appearance, others look regal, and other animal statues are just cute as a button. Then there are our puppy dog statues. These beautiful little animal sculptures are so adorable that they belong in a category of their own. They look so real that many of your guests will be hard pressed to not pet these beautiful, captivating statues and you will have to stop kids from playing with them.

As with all of the puppies in our collection, the Dalmatian Puppy Dog Statue captures the happy nature of a young Dalmatian with bright realistic eyes, accurate colors, and other fine details. Take adorable a step further by pairing the Dalmatian puppy with the Black & White Cocker Spaniel Puppy Dog Statue. The spaniel statue in particular is so cute that it would melt the heart of a stone cold gargoyle.

These are just two of the dog breeds depicted by these endearing puppy statues. Browse our collection and you might find your favorite breed along with incredibly cute statues of an Airedale Puppy, German Shepherd Puppy, and a Rottweiler Puppy to name a few. Although animal decor can't completely match the beauty of the real thing, these statues come pretty close!

Find the best selection of cute, high quality animal garden sculptures at Design Toscano.

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Enjoy 20% Off Spectacular, New Animal Garden Statues

Galloping Quarter Horse Filly StatueThere are a variety of resin garden statues available to help breathe life back into the spring backyard. A beautiful stone garden angel is always a classic, reliable addition to the backyard, garden fairies will add cheer and enchantment, and one of our outdoor garden water fountains can act as soothing centerpiece decor. Animal garden sculptures are another possibility and some of our new animal statues are nothing short of spectacular.

The Galloping Quarter Horse Filly Statue is a big, life-size sculpture that captures the drama, grace, power, and beauty of a filly at full gallop. This magnificent statue makes a wonderful new addition to a big backyard, or hotel garden.

The Life-Size Resting Bengal Tigress and Cub Statue is another of our new spectacular animal statues. This fantastic sculpture is one of the most realistic tiger statues in our collection and fit for the most distinguished of gardens. This impressive statue will also be the talk of the town when put on display in an Asian-themed restaurant.

Folks hoping to put one of the most unique animal yard statues on display can't go wrong with our Abominable Snowman Life-Size Yeti Statue. According to witnesses who claim to have seen the Yeti, our statue of the big white Bigfoot is a close match to the legendary creature said to roam the snowfields of the Himalayas.

Enjoy a 20% discount on any of these and other new items on the Design Toscano site from today until tomorrow, March 19th.

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A Meerkat Statue for a Beautiful Spring Garden

Meerkat Gang SculptureSpring is in the air and few statues match that happy feeling better than cute animal garden sculptures. The more adorable, the better and this is why a Meerkat sculpture makes such a good match for a warm spring garden. The Meerkat is as cute as its  name indicates. A bit like a small cat, this itsy bitsy mongoose lives in large colonies in arid environments of southern Africa. In the wild, the colony spends most of their time foraging for bugs and other small animals while a few other meerkats keep watch for potential predators. They do so while standing up on their hind legs and give an alarm call if they spot an eagle, leopard, python, or other possible danger. If that happens, the chirping alarms send the entire colony scampering back to their burrows.

In the backyard, adorable, realistic Meerkat statues don't have to wory about any predators but they are still shown standing on their hind legs because that makes them look incredibly adorable! For example, it's hard to find animal garden statues that are more adorable than the Meerkat Gang Sculpture and the Meerkat family. The Kalahari Meerkat Statue: Into Hole & Out of Hole makes for another very cute addition to any yard and the Meerkat Menagerie Welcome Sculpture just might be the cutest way to welcome guests to the garden.

Find the cutest animal statues for garden, home, and business at Design Toscano today.

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How to Decorate the Garden with Greenmen Sculptures

Greenman statues are not simply sculptures of people that are painted green. if you have never seen a greenman statue on a garden wall, think of one of the most enchanting, mystical sculptures you have ever seen that combines the facial features of a person with the leaves, twigs, or even flowers of a tree. This ancient type of sculpture can be seen on the storied garden walls of old Victorian estates and is a vestige of a time when European peoples believed that spirits lived in old, craggy trees, in oddly shaped stones, and on lonely moors.

This classic, mystical garden sculpture fits in with any backyard green space but looks best when displayed in certain situations. For example, the haunting Spirit of Nottingham Woods: Greenman Tree Sculpture should only be displayed on a tree, preferably an old, wizened one. While the Somerset Greenwoman & Greenman Sculptures can be displayed on a a tree trunk, they look better when shown on a garden wall, especially one with plenty of ivy. There are also greenman sculptures that look better as interior decor. One such wall decor item is the God of the Grape Harvest Wall Sculpture. This wonderful wall decor is a perfect fit for a wine cellar or bar.

Find high quality greenman sculptures, animal garden statues, and the best in beautiful interior decor for home and business at Design Toscano.

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Last Day to Take 20% More off Sale Items at Design Toscano

Silas the Sentry Gargoyle SculptureThis is a great time of the year to buy resin garden statues for the backyard and business. The snow has melted, we can see how we would like to decorate our backyards, and customers love going to a place with fresh, new decor. However, if we had to pick just one day to go shopping for high quality decor, it would be today, March 14th. This date just might be the best day of the year to purchase decor for the garden and business because we are offering a 20% discount on any of our items that are already on sale.

That means an extra 20% off fantastic, detailed gargoyle statues like Silas the Sentry Gargoyle Sculpture. Whether you have Silas guard the entrance to your garden or the main hallway of your home, this fanged beast of a sculpture will make an impact on all of your guests. If Silas is a bit too brute for your tastes, you could always counter his intimidating look with an incredibly cute West Highland Terrier Puppy Dog Statue.

We also have plenty of beautiful outdoor garden sculptures on sale including such classic statuary as the Goddess Aurora Statue and Hemera, the Goddess of Daylight.

Enjoy 20% off these high quality items and any of the on sale items at Design Toscano when purchased by today, March 14th.

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Stone Garden Angel Statue Sets

Pescara Proclamation Angels Religious StatueThe angel statue has been classic garden decor for more than a thousand years. Travel to Europe and you will see tall, robed angels on the ramparts of Gothic cathedrals that date back to the Middle Ages, majestic, winged angel statues in Renaissance era churches, and a variety of angels in cemeteries and Victorian gardens. Sculptures of these heavenly beings capture our attention with their winged, other worldly appearance and add a classy touch to any garden. The only thing better than putting one angel statue in the garden is putting two angel statues on display and when those two statues work with each other as a set, they double their angelic splendor.

Angel statue pairs are often designed to welcome guests to a church or garden in stunning, regal fashion. That tendency is wonderfully demonstrated by the Pescara Proclamation Angels Religious Statues. These magnificent angels were cast from 19th century originals found in an Italian cathedral and show the same detailed robes, raised wings, and long, glorious trumpets. At over 6 feet in height, these breathtaking angels are suited for the biggest of gardens.

If the Pescara Angels seem a bit too big for your garden, the smaller yet no less stunning Majestic Angel Guardians of the Gate might be a suitable solution. These beautiful gateway angels are also cast from 19th century Italian originals and can be leveraged to provide lighting in the form of candles.

Find high quality angels statue sets, realistic animal garden statues, Egyptian decorations, and other unique decor at Design Toscano.

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New Garden Statuary for Spring

Spring means warmer weather and a welcome respite from the cold but it's also all about renewal. After the long, cold winter (and this year was particularly brutal), it's a relief to see green grass, fresh flower buds on backyard trees, and birds singing in the garden. The backyard looks fresh, revived, and ready to be decorated with your favorite stone garden angel, animal garden sculptures, and other cheerful decor. To mark this natural celebration, match the garden's fresh, new look with new garden statues from Design Toscano.

St. Fiacre, the Gardener's Patron Saint Statue is a nice addition for folks who are serious about gardening. Legend has it that Saint Fiacre was able to create a huge, beautiful healing herb garden with little effort. Hopefully, some of that gardening prowess will rub off on those who put his statue on display.

Another good candidate for a new spring garden statue is our Cherubs d'Amour sculpture. This cute little statue blends an angelic appearance with the innocent beauty of children and is a nice addition for a garden decorated with classic statuary or religious statues. Pair it with the equally adorable "Basket of Treats" Cherub Statue for full effect.

Find the best selection of new resin garden statues, outdoor garden water fountains, and stunning interior decor at Design Toscano.

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