Save Money on Dragon and Gargoyle Figurines at Design Toscano

Picc-a-Dilly Gargoyle SculpturesSome people are fine with a garden that plays host to a few, easy-going gnomes and some cute animal garden statues. There's certainly nothing wrong with that but some of us like to change up our garden statuary display from time to time by featuring a gargoyle sculpture or two. Contrary to what some people might have you believe, gargoyles aren't just meant to perch on the ramparts of old French cathedrals. They can also lend a unique, eye-catching touch to the garden, especially when paired with dragon statues.

We are big fans of beautiful dragon and gargoyle sculptures because we are well aware of the unique look they give to a backyard or even a place of business. Put a gargoyle like Silas the Sentry near the back door and guests will either feel as if they are walking into a medieval mansion, a place of fantasy, or wonder if they should enter in the first place. For less intimidating gargoyle statues that are also on sale, you might like the cute little Picc-a-Dilly Gargoyle Sculptures Set.

However, no gargoyle scene looks complete without an appropriate dragon. We have more than one fine dragon statue on sale including Dread, the Dangling Dragon Wall Sculpture, and the striking Desmond the Dragon Sculpture.

Find the best selection of gargoyle statues, dragons, and other Gothic decor for the best prices at Design Toscano.

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Remember a Dear Pet with a Garden Angel Statue

Cat Memorial Angel Pet StatueLosing a pet is a tragic, saddening experience. For many people, it can be as rough as losing a family member because indeed, the pet was treated as a cherished, special part of the household. If we lose a pet, we feel the need to remember our lost cat, dog, or other animal companion and a garden statue is one of the best ways to do this. Angel sculptures are especially suited for this purpose, and two of our angels are specifically crafted with care to remember pets that have passed on.

The Cat Memorial Angel Pet Statue is a perfect way to mark the resting place of a dear cat. Put this beautiful little animal angel statue where the old friend was buried, or in the cat's favorite corner of the garden. If the lost family member happened to be a dog, we also have the Dog Memorial Angel Pet Statue. This beautiful sculpture is an endearing way to remember your best friend, especially when placed in a shaded, peaceful part of the backyard.

Traditional angel statues can also act as a fine way to remember a loved one. The Thoughts of an Angel Sculptural Wall Roundel and the Cradled in Hope Cherub Statue are two of several angel sculptures in our collection that also work well as pet memorials.

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

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New, Beautiful Garden Statuary and Decor for a New Year

Porkchop the PigA new year can act as a new start for many aspects of life, and one of the easiest of new beginnings involves decor for the home, garden, and place of business. As we step into 2015, we can think about new ways to decorate, especially by using new garden statues. To see our newest selection of statues for garden, home, and elsewhere, browse our "New Arrivals". This is the place to go to check out the latest additions to our collection of fine decor as well as sculptures destined to breathe new life into a spring backyard. Keep in mind that since we are always on the lookout for new decor, it's worth it to check our "New Arrivals" page on a regular basis.

One of the newest of the animal garden statues in our collection is Porkchop the Pig, Lifesize Hog Statue. This beautiful, realistic sculpture of a pig makes a friendly, unique statement in the lobby of a hotel, restaurant, or other place of business. It also adds a cheerful, life-like touch to any backyard.

Another possibility for a unique and incredible animal yard statue comes in the form of the Jurassic-Sized Flying Pteranodon Ingens Dinosaur Statue. This amazing depiction of one of the world's largest flying creatures will make every visit to the backyard a memorable one.

Find the best selection of high quality resin garden statues and more at Design Toscano.

Buy any New Arrival items today and tomorrow, January 20th, and take 20% off!

This sale cannot be combined with other offers.

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Animal Garden Sculptures as Fine Interior Decor

Madame and Monsieur EscargoA lot of animal statues look great in the garden but there are quite a few that also look just as nice inside the home. At this time of the year, certain animal statues can be especially good for lending a cozy, cheerful touch to the interior of a home or business. After lending color to the garden, take the Madame and Monsieur Escargot, Enormous Garden Snail Statue Set out of storage and put them in the sun room. These fun animal statues help cheer up the darkest and most dreary of winter days, and also work as fine decor for a place of business.

Animal decor like the Black Forest Bear Pedestal Table can also blend function with creative beauty. This fun furniture lends character to parties, the office, and the den. When the weather turns warm, it will also be the life of the party in the backyard.

To give the interior of the home a cute, cozy touch, you can't go wrong with Carotene the Bunny Rabbit Garden Statue. This adorable bunny may have been caught red-handed with its meal of choice but it's far more guilty of being the cutest creature in the garden. When it's cold outside, it looks just as cheery and nice inside the home.

Find the best selection of animal garden statues and other fine decor for home, garden, and business at Design Toscano.

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Final Day to Win $200 for Amazing Décor at Design Toscano

Bigfoot, the Bashful Yeti Tree SculptureThis is the final day to enter a contest to win a $200 gift certificate for any of the decor and unique items at our site. Entering the contest is easy, fun, and quick but we do ask for one thing; a written review about a favorite item purchased from our collection of fine decor. The item doesn't have to be a favorite but it always seems easier to write about the things we love the most.

If Bigfoot, the Bashful Yeti Tree Sculpture happens to grace one of the trees in your backyard, you may want to write about this unique statue and the effect it has upon your garden guests. You could also write about the role that a large Bigfoot Statue or other unique decor played in last year's Halloween display.

Or, if you have a favorite stone garden angel, send us a review about it. Whether that angel sculpture happens to be a magnificent Angel of Patience Sculpture or the adorable and uplifting In God's Grace Angel Statue, we would love to hear about it.

Write a review of a favorite Design Toscano item and enter a chance to win a $200 gift certificate for any of the garden statuary and other fine decor at our site.

This contest ends today, January 15th, and cannot be combined with other offers.

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Dark and Beautiful Gothic Decor

Dragon's Wrath Sculptural ChandelierGothic decorations aren't for everybody but those of us who appreciate this unique genre of decor are enchanted by the dark, exquisite beauty. The dark themes shown by these items remind us of favorite books, films, and games that bring us to another time and place. We appreciate the fine, sharp details shown by many Gothic items, and the efforts and imagination required to create stunning, unique decor like the Dragon's Wrath Sculptural Chandelier, and the Balkan Vampire Blood Cross Statue.

We also like the fact that Gothic furniture is available. Classic, Victorian-themed metal crosses adorn the distressed wooden cabinets and sides of the dark and beautiful Gothic Sanctuary Five Drawer Chest to give it an ancient, storied look. The perfect complement to this fine piece is the equally Gothic and distressed Gothic Sanctuary Side Table.

Dark and beautiful items are also available to decorate the tops of these furniture items. The Shadowcrested Tomb Guardians Dragon Chalice is a beautiful, detailed ceremonial cup that features twin dragons. Although it isn't recommended for use as an actual drinking cup, it makes splendid, eye-catching, Gothic interior decor. It also pairs well with a number of other exquisite items including the Dragon Strike Illuminated Sculpture.

Pay nothing for regular shipping when buying $75 or more in resin garden statues, and other unique items at Design Toscano until today, January 14th.

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Three Good Arguments for Gargoyle Figurines

Emmett the GargoyleGargoyle garden statues can be fitting decor for any backyard. Given the intimidating, Gothic look of a classic gargoyle, that might not seem feasible for gardens decorated with cute animals and other cheerful, benign sculptures. Nevertheless, although some of the more frightening gargoyles would certainly look out of place in a garden filled with adorable animal garden sculptures, there are other, very cute gargoyles that fit the bill. The following are three arguments that show why Gargoyles are more versatile than many people realize:

 

  • A classic, regal look: Yes, many gargoyle statues give the garden a classic, royal look because they were traditionally limited to the ramparts of cathedrals and castles. They were high class decor meant to scare off all things evil, and can still provide an intimidating, Medieval touch to any garden.

 

  • Unique, beautiful sculptures: This is one of the easiest arguments to make for getting a gargoyle sculpture. A statue like Gaston, the Gothic Climbing Gargoyle is one of a kind wall decor meant to entertain any garden guest. 

Purchase $75 or more in garden statuary, and anything else at Design Toscano until January 14th and get free regular shipping.

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Free Shipping on $75 or More of Unique Design Toscano Decor

Flowers for FelicityWe all like to save as much as possible when buying resin garden statues and other decor. The more we save, the more fantastic decor we can buy so it's always worth it to look for sales, offers, and take advantage of every discount. From today until January 14th, you can save on shipping costs for beautiful resin garden statues and other unique items in our collection as long as your purchase is $75 or more.

This offer makes it easier to buy more garden statuary for the backyard, unique gifts, and stunning interior decor. Lend the yard a cheerful look with the Flowers for Felicity Little Girl Garden Statue and pay nothing for regular shipping. The same goes for beautiful Fiona, the Flower Fairy, one of our most popular garden fairies.

Speaking of fairies, several of these enchanting statues can also be used as fine interior decor. If "Fannie, the Fairy" Sitting Statue is the only item in a purchase, the shipping isn't free. However, when Fannie is bought with the Enchanted Spirit of the Morning Mist Lost Wax Bronze Statue, or other fairy sculptures that add up to $75 or more, we take care of regular shipping costs.

Buy $75 or more of unique garden statues, stunning Egyptian Art, and anything else at Design Toscano until January 14th and pay nothing for regular shipping.

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Benefits of Basil Street Gallery Décor for Any Business

Warwickshire Dragon Glass-Topped Coffee TableDecor has a number of functions. It can be used in the backyard to lend a bit of character to our personal green oases. We use interior decor to help turn an apartment or house into a personalized home. Decor can also be used for illumination, and furniture like the Warwickshire Dragon Glass-Topped Coffee Table can help you serve drinks in unique style. However, fine decor can also be successfully used outside the home, especially in a place of business.

When we walk into a store, hotel, or restaurant, we want to feel welcomed. We are more likely to make a purchase, enjoy our stay, or at least talk about the place of business if we feel "at home", are treated like royalty, or are pleasantly surprised and entertained by our surroundings. The right type of decor helps make this happen, and some of the best decorations for this purpose can be found at Basil Street. The Peacock Goddess Torchiere Floor Lamp is a unique and elegant way to provide lighting for a store, restaurant, or hotel. To make an even bigger impression on customers and guests, pair it with the Entwined Mermaids Sculptural Floor Lamp.

Clients can also be given a royal, classic welcome with decor like The Rose Garland Sculptural Pedestal and the Venus of Arles Sculpture.

Find the best selection of beautiful garden statues and unique decor more at Design Toscano.

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So Cute

Young Sweethearts: Kissing Children Garden Statue

 

Bottomline: Yes, would recommend to a friend.

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This is the sweetest garden statue. I have had a lot of compliments on it and the workmanship is exceptional. Don't hesitate to get this one I'm sure you will love it as much as I do.

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Lions, and Tigers, and Outdoor Elephant Statues, Oh My!

Lioness with Cub StatueBig animals like tigers, lions, and bears are known as megafauna, and their large size and impressive stature also turns them into "mega-decor". Put a realistic statue of a lion in the backyard and you lend the garden a wild, noble look. Grace the yard with a beautiful orange, black, and white sculpture of a royal Bengal Tiger and it gives the place an exotic, wild, and powerful touch. Put an elephant statue in the garden and you give the backyard a classic, Victorian look along with, supposedly, a big dose of good luck.

The Lioness with Cub Statue is one of the most impressive animal sculptures in our collection. Not only does this sculpture show the muscled power and beauty of a majestic African Lion, it also captures the tender care a mother cat shows for her kitten. This fine sculpture also makes a noble statement in the courtyard of a restaurant or hotel.

The beauty of a mother cat and baby is also shown by the Life-Size Resting Bengal Tigress and Cub Statue. This incredibly realistic, beautifully detailed statue is a high quality addition to any collection of backyard decor.

The Good Luck, Trunk-Up Baby Elephant Statue is another very realistic depiction of majestic megafauna. This high quality animal yard statue is a wonderful way to announce the arrival of spring.

Find the best selection of animal garden statues and other high quality decor at Design Toscano.

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Last Day to Save Up to $100 on Fantastic Resin Garden Statues

In God's GraceSpring might seem like a far distant memory but it's going to be here faster than we think. Well, at least we hope so but honestly, most people in Canada and the USA will be feeling the warm winds of spring just two months from now. That translates to 60 days to pick out new garden statues and other fine decor for a spring garden. However, although we have two full months to look for the best decor additions for the yard, there is less than one day to save $100 on garden statues.

Today, January 9th, is the final day of our tiered sale that lets you take anywhere from $20 to $100 off everything from a high quality stone garden angel to gargoyles and stunning animal garden statues. This is a fantastic opportunity to save on decor for the garden, home, and place of business because, in a sense, the more you buy, the more you save. For example, buy the In God's Grace Angel Statue and take $20 off but if that beautiful little statue is purchased with a "Queen of Angels, Guardian of Children" Statue, you can enjoy a $100 discount. 

Buy $100 to $199 in garden statuary and other Design Toscano items and take $20 off.

Enjoy $50 off purchases of $200 to $399 .

Buy $400 or more of anything at our site and take $100 off!

This sale ends today, January 9th, and cannot be combined with other offers.

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The little lambs were flawless and perfectly designed. I was so taken by the sweet expressions on their faces, truly touching and sweet.

Yorkshire Lamb Garden Statues: Sitting Lamb and Standing Lamb

 

Bottomline: Yes, would recommend to a friend.

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The little lambs were flawless in design and the finish was beautiful. I was especially taken by the sweet expressions on their faces, and the tender expression in their soft eyes, truly touching and sweet. The quality of these little lambs is outstanding.

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Three Benefits of a Big Animal Yard Statue

Mombasa, the Garden GiraffeAnimal garden sculptures come in sizes that range from small items for the backyard and interior of the home, to grand-scale statues like big Mombasa, the Garden Giraffe. Although animal statues of any size can give the backyard a lovely touch, the following are three benefits of putting big animal sculptures in the garden and place of business:

  • Centerpiece decor: Every backyard looks better with a centerpiece item because it can give the yard character and a majestic look. A big animal statue like the Unbridled Power Equestrian Horse Statue works well as centerpiece decor on account of its size and striking, realistic appearance.

 

  • Always impressive: A detailed depiction of an animal is always going to impress garden guests, clients, and anyone who looks at them. Mesmerize guests with the graceful power and beauty of the Grande Black Panther Statue.

 

Want to have a chance at winning a $200 gift certificate for anything on the Design Toscano site? To enter the contest, write a review by January 15th about your favorite animal garden statues or other beautiful decor from our collection.

This contest cannot be combined with other offers.

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How to Win $200 for Beautiful Animal Garden Statues

Simon, the FoxAnimal garden sculptures lend a wonderful look to any yard. The natural beauty of animals can highlight backyard decor with a cute touch, a bit of drama, or realism. They are an easy, essential aspect of decor for the garden, look great inside the home, and can also lend a majestic look to a business. The news about animal sculptures gets even better when there's a fun, easy to way to win $200 for buying high quality, stunning animal statues.

To be eligible to win a $200 gift certificate to spend on animal sculptures and anything else in our collection, just write a review of your favorite item purchased from Design Toscano by January 9th. If you have the Simon the Fox Garden Statue, you could talk about the life-like glint in the eye of this mischievous canine, or how Simon makes a nice complement to your display of garden fairy statues. Speaking of garden fairies, you could also write about the realistic appearance and delicate features of Fiona, the Flower Fairy Sculpture. Or, you could talk about the centerpiece role played by the spectacular Rhiannon the Archer Garden Fairy Statue.

Write a review about your favorite animal yard statue or other beautiful decor purchased at Design Toscano by January 15th, and you can enter a chance to win a $200 gift certificate.

This contest cannot be combined with other offers.

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Had him on my wish list....

Wrapped Too Tight Garden Mummy Statue

 

Bottomline: Yes, would recommend to a friend.

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Had him on my wish list since last year when he was out of stock....so this year he was my first purchase for my Halloween display. Wow...great detailing, good size and not too heavy. A unique piece that makes me smile when I look at it. Too cute!

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How to Save Money on Resin Garden Statues for Spring

Spirit of the West WindSpring might seem like a distant memory but it's never too early to think about decor for a spring garden. Start the planning now and you can also spend less on the best decor for spring and summer gardens. One of the easiest ways to save money for warmer days is to buy more Design Toscano garden statuary and other high quality decor from today until January 9th. Although saving more by spending more might seem impossible, we make that happen with our tiered sale on everything in our collection.

For example, when you buy garden fairies like the Spirit of the West Wind Fairy Statue, you can take $20 off. Add the Twinkle Toes Fairy Statue to the purchase and the discount jumps to $50 off. Buy those two statues and the Bird Fairy Solid Bronze Garden Statue and you can save $100!

The same savings go for everything at our site including beautiful antique replica furniture like the Lord Raffle's Grand Hall Lion Leg Side Table (take $100 off), and a wonderful stone garden angel like the Angel of Patience Sculpture (save $50), and the Grand Cathedral Angel Sculpture (a $100 discount).

Save $20 off orders of $100 to $199.

Take $50 off orders of $200 to $399.

Enjoy $100 off orders of $400 or more!

This sale ends on January 9th and cannot be combined with other offers.

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Good product

Woodie, the Woodland Fox Garden Statue

 

Bottomline: Yes, would recommend to a friend.

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Woody is beautiful. Well made. Make a lovely addition to my backyard.

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The High Quality Garden Statues that Bring Dinosaurs to Life

Apatosaurus Scaled Dinosaur StatueDinosaurs may have been gone for more than 60 million years but the long absence hasn't put a dent in their popularity. Ask any kid about dinosaurs and you will likely hear about the massive size of the Brachiosaurus, amazing prehistoric creatures like the Stegosaurus, and that most famous king of the dinosaurs, T. Rex.

You don't have to be a kid to like dinosaurs either. People of all ages are fascinated with the "terrible lizards" and high quality sculptures can help bring them to life. The Apatosaurus Scaled Dinosaur Statue is a highly detailed, beautiful depiction of a famous dinosaur formerly known as the Brontosaurus. Although its name was eventually changed, the Apatosaurus continues to be one of the most classic, and frequently depicted dinosaurs.

The Stegosaurus Scaled Dinosaur Statue is another high quality representation of a famed dino. Many paleontologists believe that the plates on its back were used to find a mate and/or regulate body temperature, and were brightly colored. This is shown by this fine sculpture as well as a realistic, beak-like mouth.

Although these scaled statues are realistic, high quality depictions of dinosaurs, folks in search of larger dinos will be happy with our huge, "Jurassic-sized" sculptures, including the eleven foot tall Jurassic-Sized T-Rex Statue!

Write a review about high quality resin garden statues or other items purchased from Design Toscano to enter a chance to win a $200 gift certificate.

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Three Tips for Decorating a Meerkat Statue

Meerkat ClanThe Meerkat just might be the cutest animal on the planet. That's a pretty big statement but it's hard to argue with an adorable, little, furry creature that has wide, imploring eyes, and stands on its hind legs. Although statues of the Meerkat hardly need anything to make them more adorable, it's always fun to decorate them! These are a few tips for highlighting the beauty of Meerkat statues:

  • Colorful scarves: Meerkats always look cuter with a touch of color, especially a scarf on a cold, winter day. Put a red or blue scarf on an indoor Meerkat to give it, and the home, a cozy look. Each of the members of the Meerkat Family Sculpture deserves a cute scarf.

 

 

Write a review about a favorite Meerkat Sculpture or other item from the Design Toscano collection and have a chance to win a $200 gift certificate.

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