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.

This sale cannot be combined with other offers.

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Eye captivating!

The Enchanted Garden Fairies Sculptures: Set of Two

 

Bottomline: Yes, would recommend to a friend.

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Very beautiful! Everyone is simply loves it and many people thought they are made of stone. Although, I had a few other places in mind for them, but they look just perfect on my multilevel orchid stand, lighted by the evening sun.

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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.

This sale cannot be combined with other offers.

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Take 20% Off Fun, Tropical Resin Garden Statues!

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

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

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

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

This sale cannot be combined with other offers.

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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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Give a Boost to Summer Business with Garden Statuary

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

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

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

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

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Colorful Sculptures for Outside

Garden statuary has been crafted from such varied mediums as wood, bronze, plaster, and stone. For centuries, marble was the preferred medium of choice because this type of stone is hard yet easier to work into detailed curves and shapes than granite and other stone sculpting mediums, and is also available in a beautiful range of colors. The popularity of marble as a sculpting medium has resulted in many modern day garden statues being made with the same suite of pale colors. Although there's nothing wrong with garden statues painted with the same range of pale shades as actual marble sculptures, there's also nothing wrong with decorating the garden, home interior, or business with much more colorful statues.

Giant Garden Gecko LizardOur new Leaping Bengal Tiger statue adds a striking touch to any garden with the orange, black, and white colors of this legendary big cat. Display this colorful sculpture near flowerbeds, bushes, or other vegetation to highlight its realistic appearance.

The Giant Garden Gecko Lizard is another of our more colorful animal garden statues. The bright, shiny green of this unique wall decor is highlighted by bright yellow toes. Complement this beautiful lizard statue with Iggy the Iguana. Although Iggy won't be climbing the walls of your home, he does lend a colorful, realistic touch to the entranceway of any backyard.  

Shop at Design Toscano today to find the best deals on high quality resin garden statues for every home and business.

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Religious Outdoor Statues for a Christian Home

When adding decor to the backyard, we tend to use garden statuary that is a reflection of the things we enjoy, our attitudes, and our beliefs. For a Christian home, this decor can take the form of works that features phrases from the Bible, a white dove carrying an olive branch, sculptures for outside that feature a number of Christian symbols, and other types of decorations.

Jesus Loves the Little ChildrenOur Jesus Loves the Little Children Garden Sculpture is a wonderful, high quality, Smiling Christ statue that adds a cheerful touch to any garden. Put this happy, endearing sculpture in a prominent place as a reminder of your Christian faith. Complement this fine statue with a classic Holy Family Sculpture. This beautiful garden decor is closely modeled after similar Holy Family statues that have graced the peaceful gardens of Italian churches and estates for hundreds of years.

Many Italian gardens also display Christian-themed sculptures in miniature grottos and other quiet corners of the backyard. Our Meditation Grotto of Sorrento evokes the same sense of wonder with fine, hand-painted details.

No Christian-themed garden is complete without a stone garden angel. The Angel of Ravenna is one of many fantastic garden angels in our collection. Like the beautiful Intercession Angel: Praying Hands Religious Statue, it was directly cast from antique statues found in an Italian cathedral.

Find the best selection of religious-themed resin garden statues for the best prices at Design Toscano today.

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Three Reasons for Using Garden Décor with a European Flair

European gardens are well known for hosting beautiful garden statuary, sculpted hedges and topiary, and stunning fountains. Large, extensive gardens in major cities also display a variety of antique sculptures, some of them from the Victorian era, others from older times. There are several reasons for using similar decor in your own garden, including the following three reasons:

Ascending Angel SculptureA classic, classy appearance: Few garden statues are as distinguished as a classic stone garden angel or other sculptures that would look right at home in the garden of an old European estate. The fantastic Ascending Angel Sculpture is just one of several classic angels in our collection.

 

  • They add character to any backyard: Even one European-style garden sculpture will transform the character of your backyard. Put statues like Hebe, the Goddess of Youth, or a fine replica of the famous Venus de Milo sculpture in the yard and your place takes on an entirely different, more distinguished appearance.

 

  • Wonderful resin statues for a great price: Although the statues in our collection are fit to be put on display in large estate gardens throughout Europe, they are far more affordable than any antique sculpture. Our Marcellus Sculpture, a high quality replica of a Roman era work of art, is one such statue.

Find the best selection of resin garden statues for any decorating theme at Design Toscano today.

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Last Call to Save 20% on Unique Design Toscano Décor

In God's Grace Angel StatueAs we approach the end of May, we also come to the end of our Memorial Day sale. Today marks the final day of the sale and a last chance to take 20% off anything on our site. Don't wait until tomorrow to take advantage of this sale. Order today to pay less for summer resin garden statues, Gothic decor gifts, and other fine decor. Perhaps the backyard would look better with a new stone garden angel? If so, you could go for a majestic angel and buy the Angel of Patience Sculpture, or buy and save on a lovely child angel statue like the In God's Grace Angel Statue.

Browse our wonderful collection of Gothic decorations and you will find plenty of unique gifts for anyone who appreciates the fantasy genre and one of kind decor. You could buy Medieval lighting similar to the types of scones that would have looked right at home in the castle of King Arthur, save on fantastic Gothic tables, or even buy a beautifully detailed, three foot tall suit of armor.

It might also be time to add another animal yard statue to the garden. The realistic, highly detailed, Simon the Fox Garden Statue is a fine addition to any backyard, and the Lioness of Namibia is perfect for backyards with African-themed decor.

Buy any of the beautiful garden statuary and decor on the Design Toscano site by today, May 27th, and enjoy a 20% discount.

This sale cannot be combined with other offers.

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Enjoy 20% off New Asian Garden Statues

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

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

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

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

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

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Which Stone Garden Sculpture Looks Best in Your Backyard?

Madame & Monsieur EscargotWhen it's time to decorate the garden with backyard decor, we sometimes realize that it's also time to buy a new garden statue or two. That realization might come from noticing that the backyard looks rather empty with just one or two sculptures, that the statues currently on display in the garden look old and worn, or that the backyard would look better with a new decorating theme. However, once you realize that the garden is in need of new statuary, you then have to pick out the best statuary for the yard.

The easiest way to find the best animal yard sculpture, fountain, or other garden statue is to browse the Design Toscano site. There are literally hundreds of unique garden statues that are arranged in several distinct categories, and an easy to use search function. For example, if the backyard could use an animal statue for the side of the pool, check out our collection of wild animal statues. The Baby Fur Seal Statue is a nice option as is the brightly colored Madame & Monsieur Escargot, Enormous Garden Snail Statue Set.

If the backyard trees could use a bit of decor, you might want to decorate them with striking greenmen sculptures like Whispering Wilhelm Tree Ent Sculpture or even "Pongo, the Hanging Baby Orangutan" Statue!

However, if a classic garden statue would look best, we have a large selection of classic statuary to choose from including a large sculpture of Thalia, Muse of the Garden.

Buy stunning resin garden statues for great prices at Design Toscano today!

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Unique Statues for Garden and Gothic Décor for the Home

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

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

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

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

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Saturday is a Perfect Day to Decorate the Garden with Sculptures for Outside

Zairen, the ZebraToday is Saturday and many of us dedicate much of this day to the garden. After a long week of work, the garden is a welcome, relaxing place for rejuvenation, especially now that the warm weather has come back to town. How nice to sit out back on a favorite bench to read a good book, sip on a cold drink, or just watch the birds come to the feeder. However, most of us also have to spend some of that time trimming plants, taking care of vegetables, and just decorating the garden. That can be hard work at times but it always pays off and is usually much more relaxing than working at the office.

You will know when the backyard needs a new statue if one or more of the other statues start to look "old" or if the garden looks sort of empty. When that happens, the garden will probably look much better with a new statue or two. The best statue for the garden depends on your likes and how you feel like decorating it. That new sculpture might end up being something along the lines of a functional religious statue like the Nature's Nurturer: St. Francis Sculpture, or perhaps a beautiful animal yard statue like Zairen, the Zebra.

A quality stone garden angel can add a dramatic, classic look and we also have striking collection of greenmen sculptures to put a face on your favorite Maple, Oak, or Basswood.

Find the best statues for any garden or place of business at Design Toscano today.

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A Stone Garden Sculpture for a Unique Backyard

Blushing Babel, The Bashful DragonUnique garden statuary is needed for a unique backyard. An average, everyday sculpture just won't do for gardens that are decorated with carefully sculpted Bonsai vegetation, that make use of an exquisite Japanese rock garden, or have greenmen statues on some of the trees. The same can be said for backyards that already make use of our beautiful animal garden statues or one of our classic Bigfoot statues. Such backyards look best with statues that are both enchanting and unique, and the best place to find them is at the Design Toscano site.

The Dragon of Falkenberg Castle Moat Lawn Statue adds an intriguing Medieval touch to the garden. Put this lawn swimming dragon next to one of your fountains or on a stone garden wall for full effect. It can be complemented with any number of equally fantastic resin garden statues, including such unique sculptures as Apex, the Winged Dragon and "Blushing Babel, the Bashful Dragon" Statue.

The "Strike a Pose Zen Yoga Frog" Statue is a one of a kind animal yard statue that will put a smile on your face every day of the week. This fun frog is just about guaranteed to be a topic of conversation at all of your summer garden parties and looks even better when paired with the exotic "Jungle Forest Tree Frog" Statue.

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

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Give the Backyard a Unique Down Under Look with Australian Animal Garden Statues

Kouta, The Climbing Koala SculptureThe garden decorating season is here and most of us mark this time of the year by planting vegetables and flowers in the backyard and shopping for new resin garden statues. We all want to find the best deals on garden statuary and make use of decor that lends a unique look to the backyard but this can be a challenge when you already have a good selection of statues to choose from. This year, instead of buying a new stone garden angel, you may want to consider statues of Australian animals. There are few places on the planet that have as many unique and signature animals as Down Under and any of those creatures will give your garden a unique, exotic look.

Instead of putting a statue of a mischievous squirrel in your favorite backyard tree, decorate it with Kouta, the Climbing Koala. This realistic animal garden statue is nearly as adorable as the actual Eucalyptus munching animals that add charm to Australian woodlands. It can also be displayed on a garden wall.

Complement Kouta the Koala with another wild, signature animal of the Australian outback, the kangaroo. The Kangaroo and Joey Australian Outback Statue is as large as the actual hoppers that spring across the Australian landscape. Put this life-like beauty in the garden and neighbors will wonder where you managed to find such an amazing pet.

Find the best selection of unique animal garden sculptures at Design Toscano today.

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The Top Two Places to Put a Tiger Sculpture on Display

Power and Grace Sumatran Tiger SculptureTigers are one of the most fantastic creatures on the planet. These charismatic predators mesmerize with a blend of beauty, power, and grace. Their beautiful orange and white, black-striped coat helps keep them hidden as they stalk the tall jungle grass, and they use sheer, raw power to take down animal prey as large as Water Buffalo. For many people, these big cats are both respected and revered, and act as inspiration for a variety of art forms, including the stone garden sculpture.

Although a quality statue of a Bengal Tiger will make a statement no matter where it is put on display, it takes on a truly regal appearance in the following situations:

  • Just past the entrance to the garden: A tiger statue is a spectacular means of welcoming any garden guest but it will have even more impact when placed 20 or 50 feet past the entrance. Place a cherub or some other, more easy-going statuary at the entrance to the backyard to get their guard down,and then confront guests with a big, spectacular tiger statue like the Grand-Scale Wildlife Animal Collection: Bengal Tiger Statue.
  • A tiger to welcome guests to a business: The other best place to put a tiger on display is at or near the entrance to a business. If the reception area is large enough or has some green space, the same big Bengal Tiger from the backyard can be put on display. For smaller areas of green space, try the Power and Grace Sumatran Tiger Sculpture or a super cute Bengal Tiger cub.

Find the best Tiger and other animal garden sculptures at Design Toscano.

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Take 20% Off Garden Cherub Statues and Other Beautiful Summer Decor

Balancing a Dream Cherub Garden StatueSummer garden decor comes in many forms. While some folks opt for a classic stone garden angel, others buy a modern bronze sculpture or stunning animal garden statues. When searching for summer decor, we want to find pieces that fit in with our other decorations and certain decorating themes but most of all, we want to use decor that is simply beautiful.

Garden cherub sculptures are an excellent, easy option when it comes to beautiful summer garden decor because they combine the endearing, innocent look of a baby with angelic attributes. In other words, they depict babies as we see them; treasured, loved, and more beautiful than an angel. The Balancing a Dream Cherub Garden Statue is one of several adorable cherub statues in our collection. This sleeping baby angel is a beautiful addition to any garden and looks just as sweet when displayed inside the home.

The "Basket of Treats" Cherub Statue is a wonderfully detailed statue that also acts as a perfect place to display your favorite flower cuttings. This lovely statue is fine decor for a backyard porch or patio, and looks just as beautiful when displayed in the reception area of a hotel or in your reading room.

Enjoy our Mother's Day sale with a 20% discount on these beautiful resin garden statues and any of the unique decor on our site until April 28th.

This sale cannot be combined with other offers.

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