Reuse an old tree to make a log pathway in your garden. Good use of "yard" trees and other wood that can't be milled; works much better in climates without termites. Good drainage under the log rounds will make the path last longer.
Shady arbor bench Imagine sipping your tea or wine in the dappled light of your own backyard arbor bench, your favorite vine overhead. Building a bench and arbor combo is in some ways less complicated than building a standalone bench. LINK to plans.
Pergola at Mas de Baraquet, Paradou, near St- Rémy de Provence, 1 hour north west of Marseile in the South of France. Restored by Bruno LaFourcade as a summer house for the Atlanta, Georgia based interior designer Ginny Magher.