~Hydrangeas & Candlelight~ Thea in the afternoon

~Hydrangeas & Candlelight~ (French Kissed)

Thatched Cottage garden.

English country cottage with thatched roof. I was reading about this the other day and apparently when the thatch is done properly it lasts for *hundreds* of years.

lovely pink garden! Welcome welcome. :)

Open Up : Include a large market umbrella in your patio decor. Besides providing much-needed shade to an unprotected patio, it adds a nice vertical element to the usual horizontal lines of an outdoor room as well as bringing in color overhead.

Relax in style in one of these DIY backyard retreat ideas - http://thegardeningcook.com/backyard-retreat-ideas/

backyard retreat ideas for some dreamy yards to spend your free time. These are some of my favorites from a simple hammock to a shady nook.

Gorgeous outdoor potting station

mostly about this fabulous potting station. not much to gain from the link, though there is a nice patio/storage/bench area photo.

These DIY Projects Made From Upcycled Fallen Trees Will Inspire You To Create

This award winning outdoor space was created by recycling fallen trees, recycled concrete well cover & discarded lum

Organize your outdoor shed...Turn gardening chores into an enjoyable pastime by bringing an old shed to life with colorful paint. Transform the shed walls into organization superstars with sheets of practical pegboard, which make it simple to hang shelves and hooks and rearrange tools as needed. To make weeding and pruning a grab-and-go affair, hang frequently used tools on the inside of the shed's doors.

17 Ways to Make Organizing Fun!

Organize This: Outdoor Gear! - A storage shed painted a happy color designed to stand out instead of blend with the house and with pegboard on the doors for easy access to small tools and on the back to store shovels, etc.

Fill Your Yard With Flowers. How to pick the right plants to fill your yard with surefire color all summer long.

Fill Your Yard With Flowers. How to pick the right plants to fill your yard with surefire color all summer long.

. In addition to the faucet at the sink, I installed a second faucet to the side of the arbor so I could leave a hose attached to it. Plumbing the faucets wasn’t difficult. I extended the water line from another garden faucet with PVC pipe laid about 12 inches deep. At the elbow where I attached the riser to the sink faucet,

Outdoor sink and potting bench for the garden with fair weather plumbing, directions included.

Alex’s Cozy Garden Apartment in Brooklyn

Alex’s Cozy Garden Apartment in Brooklyn

Urban garden wonderland: Alex’s Cozy Garden Apartment in Brooklyn, via Apartment Therapy.

Made from old windows

Made from old windows