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New Decorated Garden

Transform your outside space into a haven of calm and tranquility

Use this practical guide to imbue your backyard with artistic expression, no matter the size.

Having a beautiful garden shouldn't require hours of weeding and planting. Here, you will learn how to transform your garden with the clever use of decorative elements such as gravel, water, and sculpture. Popular columnist Elspeth Thompson showcases seven distinctive gardens created from spaces ranging from terrace and city nook to suburban garden and country retreat, demonstrating how easily you can recreate your space. Utilizing decorative elements like topiaries, potted plants, mosses, rocks, lighting, and art, Elspeth designs striking havens that can be adapted to suit your mood or the season.