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Garden Party Ideas

Some fabulous Garden Party Ideas to inspire you this summer! Taken from my Pinterest board of the same name. Create beautiful centrepieces for your party tables with traditional English flowers; peonies and roses smell divine on a warm summer evening.

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Decking Ideas

As we head towards Autumn and Winter, hard landscaping becomes the focus of gardens. If you are planning a decked area in your garden, here are some design tips for adding interest. For more ideas, see my Ideabook on Houzz,

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Inspirational Pool Houses

Living in the UK is not really conducive to having a pool, an outdoor pool may only get used a few weeks of the year and when the sun does shine you would really like to take the roof off

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How to make an Outdoor Table Lamp

Other by Indianapolis Furniture and Accessories Upholstery Club’s Shelly Leer This post shows you how to make an outdoor table lamp which is solar powered, safe to leave outside and perfect for summer evenings to create a soft glow of light. The instructions

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Make an Entrance (more ideas)

More ideas for creating a great first impression for your home. Make an entrance to be proud of! See my pinterest board for the original ideas plus a few extra. Create a modern clean entrance with black and white. Black

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“Make an Entrance”!

To make your house stand out from the crowd, try some of the following tips to really “make an entrance”!   Eclectic Entry design by Los Angeles Photographer Stephanie Wiley Photography A great way to greet guests and useful too!

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Fall in love with your home all over again

Traditional Landscape design by Santa Barbara Landscape Architect Acanthus Design-Denise Woolery . 1. Consider what you first liked about your home. No matter where you live, there was probably something that attracted you to your house when you first saw it.

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