Entertaining Ideas | The homeowners installed a simple pea-gravel patio in a single weekend to create an area that's perfect for alfresco dining. Description from pinterest.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images
Sweet tic-tac-toe design for a side garden. Simply design the grid, then add the plants. Start with cut-stone pavers, lay out the path, alternate crushed rock for easy drainage. Choose ground covers that can tolerate a little bit of foot traffic. Addition of fountain adds water interest.
Could use slate for this! Beautiful Natural Slate Garden Design Slate is recognised as an excellent natural stone for interior designs. It adds a distinctive character to kitchen interiors in which it can be used as part of a traditional design.