'Urbanite' (Reused broken concrete 'stones') utilized to make retaining walls for deep and wide planting serpentine beds. (WildHeart Gardens, Berkeley CA)

'Urbanite' (Reused broken concrete 'stones') utilized to make retaining walls for deep and wide planting serpentine beds. (WildHeart Gardens, Berkeley CA)

Diagonals add interest to a paving design. Tom Vetter used recycled brick to outline a crisscross pattern and combined it with stone and broken concrete. This walkway runs through a narrow garden along the side of his house in Portland, Oregon.

Diagonals add interest to a paving design. Tom Vetter used recycled brick to outline a crisscross pattern and combined it with stone and broken concrete. This walkway runs through a narrow garden along the side of his house in Portland, Oregon.

Broken concrete pavers: it looks like these have thyme growing between them.

Broken Concrete Pavers

Stone Heart - Would love to do a smaller version of this with River Rocks inbetween my two small trees HMMMMM  Random shape for table and chairs

Stone Heart - Would love to do a smaller version of this with River Rocks inbetween my two small trees HMMMMM Random shape for table and chairs

I like the flower bed along the back of the seating area, the semi-circular shape, and the stone floor... Perhaps broken concrete pieces instead?

I like the flower bed along the back of the seating area, the semi-circular shape, and the stone floor... Perhaps broken concrete pieces instead?

Bert Hardy - 'A young girl plays in the back-court of the gorbals. broken concrete, flooded pools, heaps pf smelling rubbish and rats.' 1948. S)

Bert Hardy - 'A young girl plays in the back-court of the gorbals. broken concrete, flooded pools, heaps pf smelling rubbish and rats.' 1948. S)

Photo from Anahi restaurant, Paris  http://www.sarahakwisombe.com/blog/2015/6/1/coloured-or-metallic-tile-grout

Jun 1 TRY THIS NOW: COLOURED OR METALLIC TILE GROUT

Photo from Anahi restaurant, Paris http://www.sarahakwisombe.com/blog/2015/6/1/coloured-or-metallic-tile-grout

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