pretty ways to make a cozy outdoor living area in a small courtyard space or garden; image via nicole franzen photography

Tuin met veel hortensia's en buxussen

Topiary box balls combined with other rounded shapes of the Hydrangea & Peony flowers & Catalpa trees

outdoor dining

Wouldn't this be a beautiful space for an outdoor dinner party with frineds! I love the heavy rustic table paired with the white wire chairs

Corten steel for levels

The Landscape Designer Is In: Playing Matchmaker Between a House and its Site

Less grass to mow and usable, edible plants? Cor-Ten steel forms the garden’s walls and stairs—and alludes to the iron-mining heritage of the surrounding land. Mint, chives, chard, and tomatoes fill discreet stepped beds.


Grey shed with delightful old brick paving, a clutch of vintage watering cans, wooden crates and a tree in an old dolly tub.

Lanterns with

Lanterns with (House Doctor)

corten steel wall

Steel Retaining Wall Retaining and Landscape Wall Austin Outdoor Design Austin, TX