Unique Yard Ornaments

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Your lawn is your first impression to any guests. And if you want to make an impression that is both eclectic and interesting, why not put some of these unique lawn ornaments out to greet your guests. They are fun, clever, and sometimes irreverent, but they will make a statement about you and your personality.

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Unique garden decor that reminds us of a more sustainable future

Whether you’re going for a farmhouse vibe or you want to give off a going-green air, this tasteful windmill is a large lawn decor piece that won’t come off as too trendy or too whimsical! For those who are looking for something more eclectic and modern, this is also a great lawn decor piece.

(As an added benefit, it can even give you an idea of which way the wind is blowing at a single glance—great information when you know there’s weather rolling in!) 

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Unusual lawn ornaments for a tropical ocean aesthetic

Ever wished that you lived by the sea?

Placing a copper octopus lawn ornament in your grassy front lawn can make your home super identifiable and give you the tropical or coastal aesthetic you desire.

If you like the green look of aged copper, too, you’re in luck: The patina on this type of unique copper lawn piece will develop nicely over time, helping you avoid that overly-new look that makes it clear you just decorated! 

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Large lawn ornaments that really pop

Interested in something a little less subtle? We love a lawn ornament that stops you in your tracks—and an owl that’s always staring you down is certainly that! As a painted resin piece that’s impervious to bad weather, this durable artwork will decorate your home and even light up at night for some eclectic-style fun. 

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Unique yard decor solar spinner sunflower

Plow & Hearth

This beautiful steampunk-inspired piece generates enough power through included solar panels that it lights up on occasion—and spins whenever there’s a breeze. Talk about adding dimension and beauty to your garden!

We love this type of piece because it offers two-toned copper-and-blue beauty to your garden, but doesn’t overpower the way your yard feels. 

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Unique yard ornaments that give your yard fairy garden vibes

Always wanted a whimsical, Alice-in-Wonderland-esque home, but maybe you didn’t want to be overly cartoonish about it? We get that. That’s why we love lawn ornaments like these ceramic oversized mushrooms.

Without seeming too corny, these types of ornaments allow you to express some personality, fun, and even magic throughout your space. With muted jewel tones, too, these types of ornaments offer a way to enjoy color without going too bold! 

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Unique yard art that adds a beautiful moment of peace to your yard

Bungalow Rose

This tiny stone pagoda with an included solar-powered LED light is a piece that you can use to light a walkway, step up to your patio, or other similar dark corner in your garden while still reminding yourself that there’s no stress or anxiety allowed in your home!

While it should go in a place that has direct sunlight to keep its solar-powered LED running, this piece can go anywhere you need—from an open patio to the back of your yard. We love that it’s small and innocuous enough that you could order several without considering them overpowering accent pieces; and the stonework is durable enough to last for a very long time. 

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Unique lawn ornaments for tiny dots of light at night

If you like the idea of a garden dotted with tea-lights but don’t want to go for the usual string of overhead bulbs, consider planting tiny lights throughout your garden itself!

These tiny hummingbird, butterfly, and dragonfly LED pieces add just enough brightness without overpowering the night. They can be a cute and whimsical way to light paths, keep the darkness at bay during a night out, and more! 

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Unique garden statues that make us smile every time we see them

Hi-Line Gift Ltd.

Are penguins your favorite animal to visit at the zoo?

Experience the joy of seeing a baby penguin laugh every time you traverse your front lawn with unique statues like these! Scientifically proven to make people passing your home smile, too, this type of baby penguin statue isn’t something you’ll see every day (but you’ll wish you did!). Unexpected, high-quality, and filled with personality, this baby penguin is sure to be one of the favorite pieces of lawn decor on your street. 


Unique yard ornaments near me with solar lantern features

Evergreen Enterprises, Inc

Want to use solar power to add a little bit of functionality and whimsy to your home? With a frog that contains a solar-powered LED light, you can enjoy a piece of artwork in your garden that also makes it easier to navigate around your property at night. What’s more, the included LED should last for a very long time—and because it’s solar, it’s a long-term solution that’s totally sustainable, as well! 


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Unique ornaments for your yard that make your home feel like a gargoyle guarded castle

Design Toscano

Want your property to feel properly protected? Grab a gargoyle to really layer in the maximalist, medieval vibes. While it can feel a little eerie, this is totally a way to make your home feel historical and elegant. We love the idea of purchasing two gargoyles, one to sit on either side of a doorway or path—but you should do whatever feels right to you! 

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Buying Guide

If your lawn décor is limited to arches, trellises, obelisks and the obsolete cobblestoned walkway, then sorry to disappoint you. But it’s possibly looking as dowdy as a hobo’s attire. Yawn-inducing to be more precise!

Thankfully, you can revitalize your lawn with some unique lawn ornaments that take creativity to a whole new level. Statuettes, feeders, playhouses and multifunctional fixtures made out of natural stone, concrete, ceramic, glass and even chicken wire will rev up the aesthetics, give you boasting rights in the neighborhood and take your lawn from drab to fab, instantly.

Here are some options and some factors to consider while shopping for unique lawn ornaments.

How many unique lawn ornaments are enough?

Redoing your lawn décor doesn’t necessarily mean that you raid the nearest garden center and grab everything that catches your eye. Garden décor has to be eye pleasing and something that you can live with for the next few years at least.

And while it’s good to seek inspiration from design magazines, it’s not necessary. You can always rack your brains and come up with creative ideas on what to use as a unique lawn ornament. Remember, minimalistic works best. Keep things simple.

What sums up a unique lawn ornament?

That’s the best part about it. You aren’t limited by anything. From statues inspired by your favorite mythical creatures to superheroes to cartoons, to contemporary artwork that grabs attention, you have hundreds of options.

You can mix and match things around too. How about a robotic scarecrow made out of recycled metal and scraps? Or a statue of a zombie crawling out of the ground with a gravestone et al?

Have old glass bottles to spare? Color the bottles, interconnect them using a wire frame and add lighting. You have a cool, illuminated glass bottle tree. Or convert an old mailbox into a feeder for those squirrels that otherwise loiter around the yard looking for scrap nuts.

Where to place unique lawn ornaments?

Garden ornaments can be used to accentuate the best spots in your yard. Or to draw attention away from a drab or barren spot. That’s what makes placement extremely important.

Take a walk around the yard and make a note of the spots that command excellent views from all around. Place the ornaments there and take pictures from all angles of the yard.

Does it work? If not, then move it to a different spot. Keep trying until it gets the look you desire.

How to style with unique lawn ornaments?

You can use garden art to create stunning focal points that blend in with the flora or pop out. A rustic, metallic water fountain for example, can be a great addition to a wall of colorful flowers.

Similarly, a colorful statue can accentuate a dark spot that’s lying unused. You can play around with colors and textures. Have an old cottage garden? Add a Minion statue to bring in an element of modern styling to it.

How to pick the right size lawn ornaments?

Last but not the least, pick ornaments that fit into the garden. You don’t want a 15-feet dinosaur statue in a thumbnail-sized garden. Similarly, a small chicken-wire decorative piece will get lost in a yard that extends a couple of acres. Pick ornaments wisely. Mix things up. Add big and small pieces so that the proportions look harmonized.

Best Ideas

Unique outdoor lawn ornaments that decorate outdoor areas. Their metal construction with stylish rust finish looks very attractive. They are also very solid, so they will be able to decorate indoors for many years.

Opt for a fun, simply hilarious lawn ornament for your garden with this amazing dog sculpture. It sports the theme with a small doggie digging a hole and will look just like the real thing with its detailed structure.

Funny lawn ornament : transform your lawn into an African lake (I mean visually; no gardener likes the excess of water on their lawn) with this amusing hippo statue. The hippopotamus lawn ornament is sure to bring laughter and grab compliments.

Lawn ornament colorful carnival glass

Incredible combination of unique lawn ornaments makes the garden a unique style. The solid foundation based on the steel base is durable and looks great in the green. An exciting form of glass flower captivates.

It is a very eccentric and dark sculpture - unique lawn ornament, reminiscent of the fragility of life. In a glass ball, a human skeleton sits calmly in the garden, reminding us of the fragility of life and the need to appreciate it.

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Bigfoot The Garden Yeti Statue

Available in medium and large size, this Yeti statue will truly distinguish any garden space. This statue is UV-resistant, as well as fading and coated in a brown finish. It can be kept as good as new by storing it indoors during the harshest winters.

A truly stunning art glass decorative spirit ball that sports the light blue finish and will make for simply the most unique lawn ornament for your interior to bask in the glory of, producing ample colors and oozing irreplaceble charm.

Shadowed Predator Panther Statue

Garden Bird Bath Stained Glass And

Captivating lawn ornament with pink glass and copper bird bath delights and blends beautifully with garden plants. The subtle form of eye-catching colors impresses and makes the whole a unique composition.

Windmill Lawn Ornament

Charming traditional freestanding windmill miniature for garden decoration. It's made of quality resistant cedar wood with a natural finish and has stainless steel hardware. It should be sealed every year. Its prop swirls in wind.

Bird statue designed for outdoor use. Sophisticated decoration for the garden, patio and more. It is resistant to rust and harmful weather conditions.

Sunflowers steel sculpture lawn

Tasteful decoration for indoor and outdoor use. It is made of metal and finished with floral theme. Suitable for residential and commercial use.

Zombie gnomes bye bye birdie

Unusual and undoubtedly impressive lawn ornament depicting zombie gnomes devouring flamingos is a very original garden decoration. The whole made in beautiful colors is weird but intriguing. Perfect item for scary stuff enthusiasts.

Fannie, the Fairy Sitting Statue

Quaint garden statue depicting a fairy sitting in a relaxed pose with a gentle smile on her face - the whole is perfect to introduce a chill-out mood and romantic accent to an outdoor decor. The figurine is made of premium resin and painted by hand.

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Now you can effectively chase away all intrusive crones from your garden, or backyard. This scarecrow is not only practical choice, but it can also be a bit terrifying decoration. It's made of metal, glass and old tools.

Add a fairy tale motif into your garden, patio or yard with this funny Alice in Wonderland decoration. Trust me, everyone will tell you how cool it looks at your exterior.

If you want your lawn to truly be a showcase for the piece of great originality and uniqueness then this stunning wire horse art is surely suited for you with its detailed and strong structure that will withstand any weather.

We know how important the colors are in the garden, how we feel in their environment. The pink ornamental grass granish it's an unique lawn decor. Muhlbergia has long sharp-edged foliage blades which can rich 3 feet in width. It looks magical.

Unique lawn ornament that takes its design inspiration both from nature and abstract art. The process of production is as unique as the statue itself: each iron piece is hand welded, and then left in a greenhouse until natural rust appears.

A generous bunch of ornamental glass vases can make for an eye- and light-catching garden statue. Crystal glass lets the sunlight shine through. Some vases are clear, while others sport a tint of rosy pink.

Keep your landscaping beautiful through a barren winter with sculptural elements that add color or provide an unexpected focal point.