Paving stones

Collection by Becky Warfel

Becky Warfel
pallet wood walkway for the garden Funky Junk Interiors

Pallet wood walkway 2 years later. Did it keep? Yes!

Learn how to make and upkeep this pallet wood walkway, made with any scrap wood you may have! Shares an update 2 years later as well.

Rubber Door Mats pressed into a concrete mold and later removed, to make stepping stones! There are lots of other fabulous concrete projects on this page!


I thought this was a rug at first... I can see this in my yard.

Create a Pebble Mosaic - FineGardening

The potential applications of pebble mosaic are amazingly diverse, the materials are relatively inexpensive, and the results can be spectacular. I’ve used this medium to craft stepping stones, pathways, patios, walls, steps, ponds, fountains, and edging strips for lawns.

LOVE this idea . . . the gravel and square pavers . . . fairly easy and quick way to get extended patio or walkway area.  Awesome!

Step by step flagstone path.

How to Install a Flagstone Path

Use our easy step-by-step instructions to install your own path in a weekend

karen stefonick design | offset pavers at the northwest flower & garden show

Inspiration comes in many forms - Debra Prinzing

The other day, while talking with my friend Lorene (one of the most creative people I have known since we were college classmates together), I described some of the cool design ideas I’ve spotted in the past few weeks. My own enthusiasm for all this visual stimulation made me realize my “list” could be a blog post […]

Outdoor 'Rugs' That Literally Rock

Outdoor ‘Rugs’ That Literally Rock

Having lived in the Midwest for most of my life, I’ve always had a different view of outdoor decorations and furniture than most people. There’s rain, wind, elements — it’s not a sunny California hide away that seems unscathed by nature. The idea of putting a rug outside hasn’t really crossed my mind for more than a few seconds. But what if I made one from something more durable instead?

Rubberized door mats pressed in concrete forms and left to dry for 2 days.  AWESOME stepping stone ideas!



stepping stones

Tokyo, Japan.

Inspiring Creativity : Painted Rocks!

Inspiring Creativity: Painted Rocks! | Just Imagine - Daily Dose of Creativity

Painted Rocks have always been my favorite type of arts and crafts! They are so cute and adorable, and materials are so cheap , so you can explore your creativity whole day , playing with stones and

Pretty multicolored stone path and bench. Not to mention a really cool little gate! (via Amber Milsaps)

Yard Project in 2005 -- img0673

Entry walk and entry gate I designed and built for a home in Arroyo Grande, California, in 2005. These rocks mostly came from beaches in southern Oregon. and these basically are their natural colors. But I wet them down before taking this picture to show the colors better and my digital camera added a bit too much saturation. So in real life these are the actual colors but just not so bright.

DIY poured cement walkway.  Coolness.

It's being poured! Updated*

I can't believe my husband and I ever thought of doing this ourselves, pouring cement is one tough job! Now that I see the professionals do...

Green Home

Mosaic path:Maggy Howarth