Get more "Zen" out of your Garden DecorBy
Whether you are are a student of meditation or simply like an Asian-inspired space to relax, there are ways to make any outdoor living space more "Zen". You don't have to say "om" or even incorporate Buddha into your design. Simple swaps for items you already have in the yard can be made for a more calming, spa-like feel.
Here are the Best in Asian-style Garden Accents for the Home:
Rock Cairns guide your way through the garden with peace and ease. Purchase or make your own!
This teak string mat is a simple upgrade to a doormat, and can be used at the sliding door, entry to a gazebo or even simply at the foot of a pathway.
Whether you have a koi pond or not, an ornamental garden bridge can be used anywhere in the yard to create a wandering path for communing with nature.
The sound of running water is integral to all Eastern design, and can easily be achieved with the help of a freestanding fountain. This one has lights for additional ambiance.
Don't forget the lighting! These solar lanterns hang from the trees, highlighting your natural space while providing a cool, calm experience into the evening!
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Posted May 3, 2013, filed in Just for Fun