How to Find a Spectacular Stone Garden Angel

Queen of Angels, Guardian of ChildrenStatues of angels have decorated the gardens and interiors of churches for more than a thousand years. Although angels have been used as decor for centuries, they continue to be popular to this day. These classic sculptures played an important role in the decoration of Victorian estates and add a wonderful, elegant touch to modern day gardens. Perhaps the only problem with garden angel decor is finding high quality statues for a good price. While you can probably find an angel statue or two at the nearest big box garden store, such generic sculptures are usually at the lower end of the scale when it comes to quality.

The easiest way to find absolutely spectacular resin garden statues of angels is by shopping for them at Design Toscano. Among our wide selection of angel statues are such stunning beauties as the Queen of Angels, Guardian of Children Statue and the Ascending Angel Sculpture. Both of these fine statues highlight the drama and majestic beauty of the angelic host, and make a stunning statement for any yard or place of business.

However, as stunning as these sculptures may be, they might be outmatched by the fantastic Angeli di Luce statues. These classic sculptures are cast from 19th century angel statues that grace the grounds of an Italian cathedral.

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

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Three Garden Statuary Tips for an Autumn Backyard

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

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

 

 

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

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

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

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

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

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

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Bright Colored Dragon Garden Statues

Red Devil Dragon SculptureStatues of dragons often show the same shades of dun and gray as those of gargoyle garden statues. Although such stone-colored dragons can give the yard a mysterious, distinguished look, dragon sculptures can also sport bright, eye-catching colors. One such brightly colored dragon is the aptly named Red Devil Dragon Sculpture. The fine, intimidating details and shades of red make this an excellent addition to any collection of dragon statues. It can also be used to match the color of autumn foliage, especially the crimson and scarlet hues of Maple leaves.

The Dragon of Lynton Stowey is another colorful scaled beast. This beautiful dragon is painted with shades of shining metallic amethyst and silver, and is highlighted with a few faux jewels. Display this fine winged dragon on a pedestal, as an objet d'art on antique replica furniture, or use it as eye-catching desk decor.

Lysander, the Five-Headed Dragon Sculpture is one of the more menacing dragons from our collection. This one foot tall olive-colored dragon sculpture has powerful clawed hands, five fiercely fanged heads, and taloned wings. Use it as unique, autumn garden statuary or display it as part of your interior Halloween decor. Either way, this exquisite dragon sculpture will make quite the impression.

Find the best selection of Dragon and Gargoyle figurines at Design Toscano.

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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.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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Greek Garden Statues for a Place of Business

Poseidon, God of the SeaThe ancient Greeks took the art of sculpting to new levels. Some Hellenic works of art are so realistic, it looks as if the statue might come to life and gave rise to myths of Medusa being capable of turning people to stone. The Romans improved upon Greek sculpting methodologies but the base of their knowledge came from the ancient Greek civilization. The sculptures that have survived from those eras are majestic and provide invaluable glimpses into the past. Their storied appearance also makes modern day versions of those classic sculptures excellent pieces for the garden but even more so for a place of business.

When we use decor for a business, we want it to portray a certain, appropriate character. However, perhaps most of all, we would also love if the decor could make our restaurant, hotel, or other business unforgettable. Greek statues like the grand-scale Poseidon, God of the Sea help make this happen because they are unique, spectacular decor that customers just don't see anywhere else. A statue of Poseidon or the Four Goddesses of the Seasons make them feel as if they are truly entering a special place. Complement the beauty of these statues with the stunning Spring Awakening Garden Statue for full marketing effect.    

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

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Pillars and Plinths Are Classic Garden Statuary

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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A Stone Garden Angel for Every Backyard

In God's Grace StatueAngel statues aren't just meant to be displayed in old cathedrals and Victorian gardens. They can also be displayed with charm in the gardens of hotels, restaurants, and any home. It all depends on the type of angel sculpture you are looking for and the decor that is already on display. For example, the cute and realistic In God's Grace Angel Statue isn't going to look right in a backyard decorated with Gothic decor but might look perfect in a garden that features religious decor or friendly garden fairies.

There are plenty of angels that also happen to look right at home in a Gothic garden including the hauntingly beautiful Monteverde Angel Statue, and the Serene Solitude Angel Statue. These fine statues aren't limited to Gothic-themed gardens and can also be used as high quality Halloween decor, or as unique garden statuary decor in gardens that feature classic or elegant sculptures.

However, if you would rather have an angel that is simply majestic, we also have several stunning angel statues to choose from. The beautiful Angel of Ravenna Religious Statue is a fantastic, 61 inch tall angel sculpture cast from an authentic, 19th century angel statue found in an Italian cathedral. The Angeli di Luce Statues were also cast from angel sculptures from an Italian cathedral and show their "heritage" with an absolutely majestic appearance. 

Buy any of the garden angel statues in our collection by today, August 13, and enjoy a 20% discount.

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Take 20% Off Any Stone Garden Angel Statue in Our Collection

Ascending Angel SculptureStatues of angels have been an important aspect of religious decor for centuries. Majestic depictions of those fabled heavenly beings decorate thousands of churches and share the ramparts of Gothic cathedrals with the wildest of gargoyles. However, during the Italian Renaissance, angel sculptures also became popular as garden statuary. Over the years, that trend continued to grow and is why we find stunning angel sculptures on the grounds of Victorian estates, and in many a modern-day backyard.

If your garden could use an angel sculpture, today is one of the best days to buy this classic decor because from today until August 13, all of our angel sculptures are on sale for 20% off the regular price. The Ascending Angel Sculpture is a dramatic, elegant work of art that adds a classic touch to any backyard. This is also a beautiful, regal piece that works as classic decor for a restaurant or hotel.

The Divine Guidance Praying Angel Sculpture is a beautiful angel for backyards with Christian and faith-themed statuary. With eyes closed and hands held together, this angel statue is perfect inspiration for prayer and positive thoughts. You could also complement these and other angels statues with beautiful angel sculpture wall decor like the Resting Grace Sitting Angel and the fantastic Santa Croce Wall Frieze.  

Buy any of these and other angel statues in our collection today until August 13, and take 20% off.

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Resin Garden Statues of Kittens

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

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

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

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

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Welcome Guests to the Backyard with Unique Garden Statues

Garden Iris Cast Stone Welcome SignThe backyard is an extension of the house but also acts as a separate, unique place. It's where we do our gardening, relax in a natural setting, swim in the pool, and host outdoor parties. When guests walk into the backyard, we want them to realize that they are entering a special place. One of the most straightforward means of accomplishing this is with "welcome decor". This is the decor that meets everyone who walks into the garden and can literally welcome them with a lettered sign or be a sculpture that acts as the first thing they see.

How guests are welcomed affects their overall experience and could make an impact on their views of the home owners. To give garden guests a unique, first class welcome, put the Garden Iris Cast Stone Welcome Obelisk Statue near the back gate. This wonderful cast stone obelisk is beautifully detailed with engravings of Iris plantings, a dragonfly, and two bees.

For a fun, easy-going garden, you might want to greet guests to the home or even front door of the house with the Delightful Dancing Ducks Welcome Sign. If you would rather show people that you aren't afraid at all of being creative and imaginative, you could also greet guests with a Bigfoot Statue.

Find a wide variety of high quality garden welcome signs, unique garden decor, and beautiful resin garden statues at Design Toscano.

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New Gargoyle Gifts for a Late Summer Garden

Ashes, the Gothic GargoyleThe dog days of summer are approaching and that could signal a time to make a few changes in backyard decor. Although we already have a huge selection of unique animal garden statues, beautiful garden fairies, and other decor to choose from, we also have several new arrivals that will add a unique touch to any backyard. Among those new arrivals are gargoyle figurines that add a fun look to the garden in addition to making wonderful gifts.

Victor the Vicious, Giant Gargoyle Sentry is a rough and tough, two foot tall gargoyle sculpture that looks right at home when set beside the back door. Get this detailed, intimidating gargoyle to entertain guests at your summer garden parties, or as a gift for a special person who appreciates everything Gothic. Victor also acts as wonderful decor in a night club, restaurants, and other places of business.

Ashes, the Gothic Gargoyle is another recent arrival. This classic, seated gargoyle is carefully crafted to resemble the old, weathered stone gargoyles that perch on old castles and Gothic cathedrals. Ashes will look right at home when set on top of Gothic furniture in the home, when used as decor in a bookstore or library, or as a cute little gargoyle sitting in the garden.

Check our new arrivals for the best selection of resin garden statues for the best prices.

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Greek Garden Statues or an Animal Yard Statue?

Hebe, the Goddess of YouthMid summer is here and it could be time to change some of the garden statuary. Those garden fairies that were a perfect addition to a backyard during the spring just don't seem to fit in with the other summer decor. Or, it could be that you just didn't get a chance to buy any new decor before summer kicked into gear. Whatever the reason, when it's time to go shopping for new statues for the garden, even if you already know where to buy high quality decor for the best prices, you also have to figure out what to buy.

For example, do you go with a new stone garden angel or other form of classic statuary, or a realistic animal garden sculpture? It would be nice to buy all of the above and more but since most of us are on at least some sort of budget, we have to settle for one or two of our favorite choices. If you are looking to add a touch of class to the garden, you might want to go with something like Hebe the Goddess of Youth or Thalia, Muse of the Garden. If the backyard could stand for a more natural look, we have a large selection of animal garden statues, including such wild animals as the Lioness of Namibia.       

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

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Take an Extra 20% Off These Fine Resin Garden Statues

Giant Buddha Monument SizeGarden statues are a wonderful addition to a summer garden and place of business, and are even better when you can buy high quality statues for low prices. We have several fine garden statues on sale, and when you buy any of them by July 18th, you can take a further 20% off. One of those fine garden statues is the Giant Buddha Monument-Sized Garden Sculpture. This four foot tall, authentic, tranquil Buddha has a beautiful faux stone finish, and is carefully modeled after Buddha statues found in the temples of Thailand and China.

You can also save on such quality animal garden sculptures as the Expert Fisherman Black Bear Statue. This sitting bear has the same happy, smug look shown by live Black Bears after they catch a tasty trout. It looks even better when complemented by the Mother Black Bear and Cub Grand Scale Animal Sculpture.

We also have several classic statuary pieces on sale. The Birth of Venus Garden Statue is modeled after the famous Renaissance painting of the same name. This beautiful classy statue is a fine centerpiece item and works well in gardens, and in the lobby of a restaurant or hotel. Pair Venus with the Bather Sculpture for more savings on high quality garden statues.

Enjoy 20% off any of the sale items at Design Toscano until July 18th.

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A Great Deal on a Gargoyle Statue

Talysus the Terrible Gargoyle StatueThose of us who love to spend time in the garden also love to find great deals on garden statuary. Of course, a "great deal" doesn't mean average or cheap statues that cost less because they look bad or are going to fall apart after a few months. No, "great deals on garden statues" translates to high quality, unique garden sculptures that cost much less than expected. Those would also be statues from our collection, including several excellent gargoyle figurines.

Talysus the Terrible Gargoyle Statue is one such sculpture. This laughing gargoyle is on sale and blends a menacing Gothic grin and more modern muscled appearance for fantastic, entertaining results. A sphere-topped plinth for a perch completes the fantasy-flavored look of this unique statue.

Another fine deal on gargoyle statues can be found with the Picc-a-Dilly Gargoyle Sculptures Set. These fun little gargoyles might not look as frightening as classic-themed gargoyles similar to the stone beasts that sit on the ramparts of old castles but they make up for it with a hilarious, adorable appearance. These cute little creatures will look right at home in a flowerbed, make excellent, unique gifts, and will put a smile on the face of any garden guest. Not to mention, they are also available for a great, low price.

Find the best gargoyle figurines and garden dragon statues at Design Toscano.

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One More Day to Enjoy 25% Off Garden Statuary and High Quality Décor!

A 25% discount is a big one but we have decided to extend it for one more day to help you save even more on high quality decor, beautiful garden statues, and everything else on the Design Toscano site. Take advantage of this major discount for big savings on a stunning stone garden angel. The Ascending Angel Sculpture is a dramatic garden sculpture that lends an antique, beautiful touch to any backyard. Complement it with the Santa Croce Angel Wall Frieze for fantastic angelic wall decor and more savings.

Berkshire Hall Maiden UrnAfter picking out angel statues, animal garden sculptures, and other garden decor, don't forget to browse the beautiful items in the Basil Street Gallery. This is the best place to find exquisite unique gifts, and decor for the most distinguished of homes. The Berkshire Hall Dual Maiden Urn adds a bright, beautiful touch to any home with fantastic shades of blue, faux gold leaf, and fine, 18th century details.

You will also find artistic functional lighting like the Neoclassical Male Occasional Table and the Desiree Art Deco Lighted Sculpture. This pair of unique illuminated sculptures are two of several high quality decor items featured in our Basil Street collection.

Take 25% off any of the resin garden statues and other items on the Design Toscano site when purchased by today, June 21st, 2014.

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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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Remember Loved Ones with a Garden Angel Statue and Garden Marker

Always in our ThoughtsWe remember loved ones in a number of ways but one of the most intimate is with garden decor. Although you could put beautiful garden statuary on display that reminds you that special person, there is also garden decor designed to pay tribute to loved ones. Such remembrance decor can take the shape and form of angels, benches, and other statues. Garden markers in particular are a suitable, easy type of remembrance decor to put on display because they are just the right size and demeanor. They are also inscribed with endearing messages that remind us of how loved ones have touched and affected our lives.

The Mother's Garden Memorial Garden Marker is shaped like a heart, etched with a detailed flower, and inscribed with words that connect the loving bond shared between mother and child. Like other memorial garden markers, this cast stone item will last for decades if not centuries. Our garden markers also range from the simple yet sweet Always in our Thoughts Angel Wing Marker to the larger and more elaborate I Thought of You with Love Angel Cast Stone Memorial.

Of course, you could also go with any number of angel statues including memorial angels like the beautiful Angel of Grief Monument Statue, and the Divine Memories Angel Sculptural Monument.

Find the best selection of beautiful remembrance decor and other beautiful items for home, garden, and business at Design Toscano.

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