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How to Create A Stylish Children’s Garden

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Desperately seeking a stylish children’s garden

Do you long for a  children’s garden that looks stylish too?

For a long time we have lived with an abundance of plastic in our garden. Plastic watering cans, plastic slide, plastic skittles, plastic ride-ons have dominated and it has been a riot of noise colour and fun.

Whilst that was fine and dandy part of us longed for the day the plastic would go. Don’t get me wrong we absolutely want our kids out in the garden playing, getting fresh air and being creative, learning to nurture, tend, grow and explore. I also want them to play, have fun and relax in the garden

The children have a treehouse and a giant trampoline and we wanted them to have some more fun things in the garden (without introducing yet more plastic.) so this more design led children’s garden began to take shape

 

Fun additions to a Stylish  children’s garden

A trip to HomeSense resulted in these fun, stylish and quirky additions….

 

Stylish Children's Garden

A Stylish Children's Garden

birds house

Creating our children’s garden

I love the weatherproof easel, the fabulous pully cart and the bird’s house. They are great colours, lots of fun and really stylish touch in the children’s garden space.

The kids are delighted with their new toys and we feel they fit in really harmoniously with the garden.

 

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I do hope you have enjoyed our posy on creating a lush children’s garden. You might also like our post on creating a garden of tranqulity

 

A stylish children's garden , it can totally be possivbel to create a garden that is both fun for the kids and looks good and pleases you too. Garden design for the WHOLE family #gardendesign #familygarden #beautifulgarden #kidsgaren

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Further ideas

I hope you have found this post on  to be useful  and hopefully it has inspired you too – you might also like my post on creating a garden of tranquility

You might also like my post on how to get kids involved in gardening

 

 

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36 Comments

  1. April 22, 2014 / 5:43 pm

    Oh fab and looks so fun (all about limiting plastic too)-just moved so excited to get stuck into our garden! Thanks for linking up to #brilliantblogposts

  2. April 22, 2014 / 2:58 pm

    I absolutely LOVE that weatherproof easel! Home Sense here I come!!
    x x
    #BrillBlogPosts

  3. April 18, 2014 / 6:56 am

    Your garden just keeps giving, you have so much in it, yet it never looks crowded! Lovely ideas, they look great outside the play house.

  4. April 17, 2014 / 10:27 pm

    love the easel, what a nice thing to have in the garden!

  5. April 17, 2014 / 10:03 pm

    Ohh that drawing table is great, you have been busy! Mich x

  6. April 17, 2014 / 8:17 pm

    I love the writing table, perfect for the kids to sit outside and do their homework! The colours blend in perfectly with a grown up garden as well 🙂

    • becky
      Author
      April 17, 2014 / 8:34 pm

      We are so pleased with it…it has inspired me to paint again too, along neglected hobby

  7. April 17, 2014 / 4:13 pm

    How delightful. I have a weed run small garden in need of kidifying and I don’t know where to start we don’t have a tree or anything to hand bird houses from. But I sure would love to same some. I enjoy birdsong and reminds of home

    • becky
      Author
      April 17, 2014 / 8:35 pm

      Oh I love to listen to the birds too.

  8. April 17, 2014 / 1:38 pm

    so much nicer than the usual primary coloured plastic, well done. And lovely garden too.

    • becky
      Author
      April 17, 2014 / 8:33 pm

      Thank you

  9. April 17, 2014 / 1:31 pm

    Such a great idea, as the children are getting older. Begone horrible plastic toys!

    • becky
      Author
      April 17, 2014 / 8:35 pm

      Absolutely!

  10. April 17, 2014 / 12:13 pm

    what a great space for kids!! i love the playhouse. we are thinking of building one for our Lily.

    • becky
      Author
      April 17, 2014 / 8:36 pm

      They really love it and we have had it 4 years now (keeps toys out of sight too)

  11. Helen The good life mum
    April 17, 2014 / 10:45 am

    my daughter has total envy now as she has spotted your little wooden house how very cute #hdygg

    • becky
      Author
      April 17, 2014 / 8:44 pm

      Bless her

  12. April 17, 2014 / 10:00 am

    Oooo a weather proof easel? Brilliant! Just what we need here as Kitty and I have little trips out to sit drawing in our new sketchbooks together! Heading to HomeSense’s site now!
    Thanks for the heads up Becky – and for joining in and sharing with us x

    • becky
      Author
      April 17, 2014 / 8:44 pm

      OOh you have to go the store Annie

  13. April 17, 2014 / 9:54 am

    The space looks fabulous, and you know I love those products! Hope the children get loads of enjoyment from them x

    • becky
      Author
      April 17, 2014 / 8:45 pm

      Thanks for everything Jen

  14. April 17, 2014 / 8:47 am

    My goodness. I love this idea. I love the idea of a dedicated drawing table outside. Must figure out how we can do this. #HDYGG

    • becky
      Author
      April 17, 2014 / 8:47 pm

      Thanks for stopping by Cheryl

  15. Merlinda Little (@pixiedusk)
    April 17, 2014 / 8:16 am

    I love the drawing table! I (and my son) is constantly drawing and this owuld have been nice for us. But sadly we only have a small terrace. I so love that table. They are nice additions! #HDYGG

    • becky
      Author
      April 17, 2014 / 8:46 pm

      Thank you x

  16. April 17, 2014 / 6:54 am

    oh how lovely! for now our children’s garden just means a wooden house that is not even painted yet. yours looks great though!

  17. April 17, 2014 / 5:23 am

    Ooh, love these! The easel is a fantastic idea (especially for those of us who get a little freaked out by messy painting in the house!) and I love the little pull along cart, it’s too cute. xx

    • becky
      Author
      April 17, 2014 / 8:46 pm

      Its gorgeous I quite fancy a go in it!

    • becky
      Author
      April 17, 2014 / 8:46 pm

      I know me too so unique

  18. April 16, 2014 / 6:54 am

    Oh wow – these are great. I really love the easel – what a great idea. I’m tired of plastic in the garden too. We are planning a change this summer.

    • becky
      Author
      April 17, 2014 / 8:45 pm

      I thought you might!

  19. Actually Mummy...
    April 16, 2014 / 6:34 am

    I love the idea of creating a more lovely space for the children outside now they are older.

    • becky
      Author
      April 17, 2014 / 8:45 pm

      Yes it looks so much better now

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