After planting many more hours must be spent in awe and admiration. In between contemplation and admiration yet more hours still must be spent reading…or eating…or entertaining.
Oh yes the garden chair is the most important item of equipment therefore it is essential that this is the first matter to be addressed when developing a garden.
The chair itself need not be new and needn’t even be a chair. A bench works just as well and a swing is simply divine.
‘French doors lead onto patio area’ said the estate agent. Patio?
Estate agents clearly have a different definition of ‘patio’ but shabby chic works for me and I can work with the old foundations of outbuildings that form the ‘patio area’.
Simply add summer, cushions and a good book for the perfect day…or autumn, cosy blankets, logs and marshmallows for a lovely evening.