DIY- You can buy slate, or limestone, or travertine tiles for about £2-3 each...glue them together into cube planter boxes. I want to try this!!

Slate tile planter ~ buy 5 slate tiles and glue them together into cube planter more plastic planter

this will be in my backyard somewhere when i finally decide to settle down someday...... ;)

I want this! A cozy and romantic backyard nook takes date night to a whole new level. This outdoor dining setting is tucked away under a gorgeous arbor and surrounded by nature, lighted with fairy lights, lanterns, and candles.

5 great ideas on how to style and organize a small backyard patio.

5 Small Deck & Patio Ideas

Create a quiet, inspiring place in the yard to get away from everything. An outdoor book nook is the perfect place to escape. - Gardening Worlds

Kent & SW London Garden Design Blog | Small courtyard in West Kensington

Small courtyard ideas--might consider having courtyard flowers match potted plants inside. like the flowers behind bench idea