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    31 Garden Decorations That'll Make Your Yard Even *More* Beautiful

    Forget about milkshakes, your garden is what's bringing everyone to the yard.

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    1. Metal ladybug sculptures to add a bit of color to your garden in basically the cutest way possible.

    Reviewer photo of four lady bugs mounted on a wooden fence in various colors

    Promising review: "I bought these for myself. When I received them I was truly impressed on how nice these lil ladybugs were. The colors are bright and shiny with that bright glossy look. Sturdy not flimsy like when in the past I have purchased metal outdoor decor. Nothing bends, or is flimsy. SO cute I bought my daughter a set as part of her Mother's Day gift, she was thrilled. Remind you, these are NOT huge! Perfect to put on my lattice outside, or my wooden fence." —Donna Adams

    Get a set of four from Amazon for $11.98.

    2. A hot air balloon lantern because you saw Up once, and this kind of reminds you of the tear-jerking film. When the solar power is charged, it lights up at night and flickers to look like it has a little flame inside.

    A hot air balloon garden sculpture lit up

    The waterproof panels shield the lantern from the elements like snow and rain!

    Promising review: "What a great addition to our yard, everyone just loves it!" —SueC1993

    Get it from Cabelas for $49.99 (available in two colors).

    3. An LED fairy light that makes it look like you've got a bunch of little fireflies (or fairies!) flying around your magical garden. Bonus: you can hang these *or* stake them to the ground!

    Two fairy light stakes and two hanging fairy light balls
    Touch Of Eco / Etsy

    They're solar-powered!

    Touch Of Eco is a Connecticut-based small business that specializes in beautiful decor for your garden.

    Promising review: "These lights look beautiful hanging from our tree! They’re so easy to install and reliably turn on at night! Beautiful accent to our yard." —Isabella Piergiovanni 

    Get it from Touch of Eco on Etsy for $24.99+ (available in two styles).

    4. A rustic fountain to add a chic farmhouse vibe, and you just can't beat the sound of trickling water while relaxing in your yard. Alexa, play "Waterfalls."

    A reviewer photo of the fountain with running water

    The fountain has an interior pump to keep the water flowing — just plug and watch it work! The plastic is weather and rust resistant.

    Promising review: " Love this! It’s beautiful on my deck and was easy to put together. We added about 18 quarts of water to make it flow correctly. Love sitting outback listening to it. I set mine on a whiskey barrel planter barrel." —MTNGAL71

    Get it from Amazon for $71.72.

    5. An adorably mossy gnome because no garden is complete without one. Sorry, I don't make the rules. I just enforce them.

    A reviewer photo of the gnome with a mossy hat holding a lit lantern on top of pebbles

    The gnome has advanced solar chips, which can light up for eight hours!

    Promising review: "I love my newest gnome! I put him in our front yard. His little lantern is solar powered and shines pretty brightly at night. There’s a small on/off switch on the lantern, in case you don’t want the light on." —Mimi

    Get it from Amazon for $25.49.

    6. A garden trellis so you can give your new ivy a lovely wall to climb and thrive on *plus* hi, added privacy.

    A reviewer photo of a garden trellis with flowers growing on it

    It's rust-proof! Yay!

    Promising review: "I absolutely love this garden trellis set! It is very sturdy and beautifully designed, making it a useful and pretty item to add to your garden. I used it to hold up my two Bougainvillea plants that needed something to lean against. Eventually the plants will cover the trellis, which will be a shame, but placed anywhere else in a garden will provide a beautiful backdrop. Also, despite their sturdiness, they are lightweight and easy to carry, so anyone hesitating to purchase thinking they might be very heavy, should not have that concern." —AMK

    Get a set of two from Amazon for $96.99 (available in two colors).

    7. A foot bridge to place over a small stream or even just over your walkway to add a bit of ~flair~ to an otherwise plain garden. Before you ask, yes you can walk on it!,

    This bridge is not only weather-resistant, but is designed to hold up to 400 pounds of weight.

    Promising review: "This little bridge was the perfect addition to our garden area. We did put on a good clear coat before assembling and let it dry for 48 hours, then it went together very easily. We set in on two huge slabs of flagstone that are 30 by 30 to really make it look nice plus protect it by not having it touching the dirt. Very nice bridge plus everyone likes to try it out; very sturdy!" —Sue B.

    Get it from Amazon for $139.99 (available in two colors).

    8. Waterproof mason jar lanterns because it's not a millennial's garden unless it's lit with mason jars. You can place these on your fence posts, hang them down your path, or even put them on your favorite tree!

    A reviewer photo of a mason jar hanging off a stake with a bundle of fairy lights inside

    They will illuminate for up to eight hours on a single solar charge.

    Promising review: "These are awesome— I love them! They worked great right out of the box. Simply turn on and hang them. These are much different then the standard walkway solar light as they have a totally different kind of light/glow. They really add a cool vibe to my outdoor landscaping." —Tsuk

    Get a pack of six from Amazon for $35.99 (available in white or multicolor).

    9. A starry night stake so beautiful, you'll think you've captured the moon itself and placed it in your garden.,

    Promising review: "I love this solar moon light. I bought one for my garden. Then bought a second for my bathroom. I have a skylight in the bathroom so the light charges well and works great as a night light. If I didn't have a skylight I would charge it with a regular light!" —Cynthia

    Get it from Amazon for $22.99.

    10. A flower display cart that'll have you feeling like you've just been transported to a beautiful Parisian home. Comment dites-vous "the perfect garden"?

    A reviewer photo of the black metal flower cart with several potted plants on the tiers

    It has six tiers for all of your beautiful plants to be displayed!

    Promising review: "This is such a lovely plant stand! My plants were taking over and I needed a new, decorative home for them. So, I purchased this gorgeous plant stand and have loved it ever since. It was super simple to assemble, it's lightweight and easy to move, and best of all it looks amazing next to my picture window. Guests always comment on it. I highly recommend!" —S. Wilson

    Get it from Amazon for $53.99+ (available in two colors).

    11. Butterfly stakes to make it look like you get so many beautiful and colorful visitors to your garden every day.

    Eight colorful fake butterflies staked into a potted plant
    BloomDecor20 / Etsy

    BloomDecor20 is a small business based out of Provo, Utah. 

    Promising review: "Adorable and colorful! Perfect to hide all throughout the veggie garden and flower garden. May just have to order 15 more!" —Jessica Kennington

    Get a pack of five from BloomDecor20 on Etsy for $9.50 (available in larger packs).

    12. Or if you prefer a simpler display, a ladder planter with five tiers to plant all the herbs and flowers your heart desires.

    A progress photo of a ladder planter with vegetables growing out of each tier

    Each plastic bin is made from 100% new Polypropylene material (PP) and are food safe, BPA free, lead free, *and* mercury free.

    Promising review: "Since I live in a small apartment, I didn’t think I could grow much. However, this planter has given me ample space to garden. I’m growing tomatoes, Japanese eggplant, cucumber, spinach, and romaine lettuce. The planter is space efficient and easy to assemble. Extra bonus points: Easy removal of each layer allows for gardening ergonomically. No back pain!" —Kjoyiss

    Get it from Amazon for $149.90+ (available in three colors and a set of two).

    13. Solar powered flowers that will add some floral beauty during the day and a magical lily bonanza at night.

    These stunning flowers light with 7-color changing to create a romantic vibe for any occasion.

    Promising review: "I cant keep flowers alive for the life of me. I put these in the front of my house the day they came in and let the sun to the magic. By nighttime they lit up and my whole family was in awe. Super cool technology and the best part is I don't have to water them! Great purchase!!" —K-Metz

    Get it from Amazon for $29.98.

    14. A fox statue whose name is literally Simon and that's just the cutest thing to me. He'll add some *pizzazz* to your yard while also possibly being a deterrent to critters who like to steal your vegetables.

    A fox statue with a calm expression placed on a stone ledge

    Promising review: "I bought this fox statue to honor my dog who passed away in the prime of her life in May. We had a visitor to the yard the night before she died. A beautiful red fox appeared just before dusk, standing just feet from us, very healthy fox, calm, non-menacing. Looked right at us, then trotted away. It felt like a visitation. There is a lot of mythology around foxes, and tale that they can take beings over to the other side, as they are liminal. Well, I couldn't have picked a better statue. People have commented that it looks like a live kit. Very expressive face. Looks just like it does online. I have it in my garden and it's lovely." —Leslie

    Get it from Amazon for $47.99+ (available in six styles).

    15. Solar-powered fairy lights so one, you don't have to worry about finding an extension cord just to light up your garden and two, you'll save $$$ not wasting electricity outside! It's a win-win!

    A reviewer photo of the fairy lights falling down from a watering can onto solar powered flowers

    Each pack is 72 feet of glowing lights to cover up a decent area of your garden. It *also* has 8 different modes to change up your space a bit with flickering lights if you wanted!

    Promising review: "I love my lights. I lined my fence with them. Not only have they made my property beautiful but also acts as a guide down the driveway. Very easy to install. No tangling of wires. They soak up the sun all day and automatically turn on at night. I can’t stop looking out the window. Great product and price." —Paramedic

    Get a pack of two from Amazon for $16.99 (available in three colors).

    16. A birdbath that is honestly giving me all The Secret Garden vibes. Watching your local birds bathing will be your new favorite pastime, and I think this is a sign we're officially all adults.,

    Reviewers recommend buying a solar fountain to add to the center of the bowl for a touch of extra!

    Promising review: "I was pleased with this birdbath. I've wanted one a long time, but the cost has always kept me from getting one. This is amazing, especially for the price. Looks like metal once you fill it with water. It comes with posts to put in the ground, if you're worried about wind. I put a few rocks around mine. Looks AWESOME!" —Jen

    Get it from Amazon for $39.99+ (available in three colors).

    17. A metal side table you can use as an accent table for plants or as a spot for your morning coffee while you read your favorite book amongst the foliage. Ahh, the height of luxury.

    Reviewer photo of the metal side table in white next to a blue chair

    It has a powder-coated steel frame structure, it's weather-resistant, UV-Protected and it can hold up to 50lbs!

    Promising review: "I have been looking for a cute, modern style table to match my bench for a few months. This one was perfect and affordable. My 2- and 3-year-old kids helped me assemble it in less than five minutes without looking at the instructions. I added a few decorations for fall and I plan to put on decorations for each season." —Yaima

    Get it from Amazon for $36.99+ (available in five colors).

    18. A pumpkin hanger, because it's never *too* early to start decorating for fall, trust me. I mean, you could definitely put any plant here, but I highly recommend pumpkins. Totally not biased.

    Two macrame hangers with orange pumpkins on each hanging from a tree
    Knapps Knots / Etsy

    Knapps Knots is a small business based in San Diego that sells unique handmade macrame crafts and decor.

    Promising review: "These really spruced up our patio area and I love the colors! Getting ready to order more for a friend!" —Sara Marten

    Get it from Knapps Knots on Etsy for $30+ (available in four colors and a set of two).

    19. Pet paw lights to add an adorable lit path that looks like your fur baby walked through it. The best part? It changes to 16 different colors and has four different modes to choose from!

    Four small lit-up paw lights on grass

    Promising review: "These are so dang cute. The have a short plastic spike to put in the ground, and have over a foot of wire between each paw light so they can be spread out. These are the cool light paws. I also have the warm light version and the cool lights are brighter, but I like them both." —Jessica K. Stanton

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99+ (also available in three solid colors and a multicolor).

    20. A cool hammock chair that I can almost guarantee you'll be fighting your housemates for who gets the next shift on it basically all season long.

    Reviewer photo of a white hammock chair hung from a tree branch

    Includes a ceiling mount, snap hooks, a stainless steel chain, and screws for concrete or wood walls.

    Promising review: "I love these chairs! I hung them on my apartment balcony and have gotten tons of compliments from neighbors and people walking by. They are so comfy and relaxing to sit in! They come with a tiny rope to hang the chairs, but I would never hang them using that tiny piece of string. We used a chain instead so we could adjust the height easily and have it a bit more sturdy." —Tara

    Get it from Amazon for $36.54+ (available in four colors).

    21. A glowing lantern so you can live out your dreams of being Rapunzel on her birthday, but like, every day. 🎵 And at laaaast I see the liiight 🎵

    Portable rectangular lanterns with handles scattered around a patio

    Promising review: "Pretty and functional solar lantern. Perfect for hanging out at night in the backyard." —BusyMomOf4

    Get it from Target for $39.99.

    22. A ladybug stepping stones kit so you can have a rainy day paint session with your little ones. They'll be so proud to see their work of art in your garden and I'm already sobbing about it.

    A red and black painted ladybug stepping stone

    Reviewers have noted that these are fragile and should really only be placed on display in your garden, not actually stepped on!

    Promising review: "I bought the three0pack for my 8-year-old to paint for our garden. He loved painting them. Paints and brush are included. The colors are vibrant and stand out. The stone figures are pretty durable but we won't be using them as stepping stones but more for decoration. I would recommend buying a protective sealant to spray over it when it dries." —Erica S.

    Get it from Amazon for $7.99+ (available in 13 styles).

    23. A hanging bracket that you can hang all your plants and flowers on, even if they're totally fake. I won't tell anyone.

    Reviewer photo of the black metal bracket holding a hummingbird feeder

    Promising review: "I bought this hook to hang a hummingbird feeder off the side of my front porch. My house is vinyl siding, so I was worried about screwing it into the plastic frame but it held with no problem. I like that there are two hooks so you could hang multiple feeders/plants/whatever if you wanted to. It seems to be holding up well - the bird feeder is solid glass and it's pretty heavy. Very happy with this purchase and for a little over $8, you can't beat the price." —Ravenhoot

    Get it from Amazon for $8.98+ (available in two colors and larger packs).

    24. A farmhouse-style outdoor clock to (duh) tell the time but to *also* tell the temperature outside. Joanna Gaines would be so proud.

    A green outdoor clock next to a gnome wall decor against a brick wall

    Promising review: "We needed a clock outside because we spend a lot of time in our backyard. Love the look of this one. Hung it inside our pergola, easily visible from the pool. The numbers are big and bold enough. Love that you can check the outside temp, too. Though it has held up well in rain and is supposed to be weatherproof, but we will bring it inside for the winter. If I had to replace it, I would buy this again." —Bostonmama

    Get it from Amazon for $23.99.

    25. A miniature frog reading a book that may be super tiny, but when spotted will add a lovely touch of magic to your garden.

    A tiny frog sitting on a succulent reading a book
    Mahsa Studio / Etsy

    Mahsa Studio is a small business based out of Foshan, China that specializes in small whimsical sculptures for your garden or terrarium.

    Promising review: "These are ADORABLE! We got two for our garden, and they are so little and have so much personality in the details. I love them! Might even order some more." —Chelsea Totten

    Get it from Mahsa Studio on Etsy for $9+ (available in four styles).

    26. A decorative watering can to water your plants while pretending you live in a cottage in the middle of the woods with no adult responsibilities. Oh wait, that's my dream.

    A metal watering can with copper accents sitting on a ledge

    Holds up to one gallon of water!

    Promising review: "This watering can is so fun!! I love the subtle design around it. It’s white and vibrant and the wood handles are such a nice touch of color. It’s not only aesthetically pleasing but also fully functional! It has a screw top shower-head so it can easily be removed for more intricate watering, like succulents. And seems to be pretty thorough at watering with the shower head in place. No leaks between the gasket or messy spills, unless you’re not as coordinated in which it does make a splash here and there, but that’s just me! Otherwise, a great option for a more durable piece. No more frequent returns to the sink to fill mason jars! This can is able to water my entire plant collection in one fill! My kind of watering, for sure!" —Molly-Joy Grant

    Get it from Amazon for $39.99.

    27. Curtain lights to create the perfect backdrop to your garden. Picture this: a wall of twinkly lights behind your new hammock chair and side table. Perfection.

    Curtain string lights hanging from a tree

    The lights are 6.6 feet by 9.8 feet and have eight different mode settings to choose from: combination, in waves, sequential, slogs, chasing/flash, slow fade, twinkle/flash, and steady on.

    Promising review: "These are so stunning I may just leave them up all year! I bought three strands and would honestly buy more if i needed them. I tested the waterproofing and they are definitely waterproof! I love all the different settings and the way they make my patio look. Just a heads up; do NOT take The twist ties off before you hang them up. I made the mistake of taking all the ties off and then had to untangle them for about half an hour!" —Brooklyn

    Get it from Amazon for $17.99 (available in two styles).

    28. Fake grass pads because sometimes you can't have a totally natural garden and that's okay! The blades come in four different tones of green, giving it a very realistic look. Astroturf who?

    Reviewer photo of fake grass in their garden

    Promising review: "We love it! We tried growing grass in our tiny backyard, but our dog was destroying it with his acid pee faster than we could repair it, and the grass only grew in patches. So we decided to line the yard and patio with river rock and put this artificial grass in the middle, and we couldn't be happier! It looks so colorful and clean, and no more brown spots! Very easy to clean off, drains well, and so far has stayed in place." —ProudMommy2

    Get it from Amazon for $73.99 (available in 17 sizes).

    29. A vintage-style lantern that'll create the coolest pathway in the entire neighborhood. No really, there will be no contest. You win.

    Six lanterns lighting up a pathway with stunning cut out designs
    Destiny's Lab / Etsy

    Destiny's Lab is a small business based in Portland, Oregon that sells, you guessed it, beautiful solar-powered lanterns!

    FYI, these lanterns are just a little bit under 9 inches tall.

    Promising review: "I love everything about this lamp - the light is soft and warm; the lantern worked from the first minute; it arrived quickly after I ordered it. I will probably get another one. Destiny's Lab is super." —Tess Black

    "These lights turned my garden into an oasis." —Rhonda Dyson

    Get it from Destiny's Lab on Etsy for $39.99.

    30. Outdoor planters to repot those plants you've kept in their original pot for waay too long. It's time to stretch those little roots!

    A plastic outdoor planter made to look like cement with plants inside it

    BTW, it has four drainage holes on the bottom so you don't have to worry about it collecting water! If you *do* put it indoors, you'll need a saucer

    Promising review: "I was looking for something to really update my patio, and was so glad to find these. These really do have the look , and texture of stone, ( but are light weight, so can easily be picked up and moved), and are so classy looking. One of the features that really drew me to these, is that they have raised drain holes. I had tall planters, on my patio before, that didn't have drain holes, and every time it rained, they filled with water, which got rancid, and attracted mosquitoes, and now I won't have that problem. I placed faux bushes, in the tops of mine, and the whole look is really high end. I am so pleased." —Tallgal

    Get it from Amazon for $84.06 (available in three colors).

    31. And finally, an Adirondack chair to sit back, relax, and enjoy your new beautiful garden.

    A wine glass with two Adirondack chairs in the background

    These chairs are resistant to fading, splinters, cracks, chips, peeling, or rot when exposed to the elements.

    Promising review: "Putting them together was kind of odd and a struggle, but it was absolutely worth it! They are weighty, hard and smooth and really appear like they are going to last a long long time. Plus, my bottom fits perfectly." —Stephanie Hart

    Get it from Amazon for $259.99 (available in two styles and 12 colors).

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