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Garden Decor - Guide to selling outdoor accessories

News and features covering garden accents and outdoor accessories, retail business news, garden industry news and trade show reviews.
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  • The Outdoor Enthusiast

    Chip Callaway is a man for all seasons. The North Carolina-based gardening guru's principles are based on the land and its history. He knows the earth and what grows from it - when to plant, when to reap, when to sow. More

  • Summer Camp

    Whether your outdoor encampment is bivouac or beachfront, today's campy casual looks are sure to light your fire. From refined rustic to surf shack chic all the way to nautical natural - the camp craze is backyard-packed with possibilities. More

  • Enterprising Design

    There's a neo-noir, futuristic movement afoot in today's outdoor styling. It incorporates industrial elements, has minimalist influences, roots in Asian culture and gives a firm nod to science fiction. The year 2013: An Outdoor Space Odyssey emerges. More

  • Patio Patterns

    Today’s outdoor accessories and furniture aren’t the plain janes of days gone by. Complementary casual has embraced texture, pattern and indoor-look textiles like never before. More

  • Rooms with a view

    The growing importance of the outdoor room as a consumer lifestyle benefits both the homeowner and the casual furnishings industry, key industry players agree. More

  • Outdoor Produce

    It's harvest time for casual furniture and this year's crops are yielding a bevy of beauties. From farmer's market to Casual Market, take a look at what's on the menu this season. More

  • Outdoor Olympics

    The 2012 Games in London produced countless Olympic moments that will be remembered for some time to come. Today's outdoor style has taken a cue from the event's inspired athletes, ceremonies and location. More

  • Tervis introduces Hello Kitty, Harley Davidson drinkware collections

    Tervis' Hello Kitty collection

    Insulated drinkware manufacturer Tervis has teamed up with Sanrio's Hello Kitty brand for a new collection featuring the global pop icon. The new line was introduced in July at the Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market. More

  • Product of the Day

    Living Walls

    Designed by Pamela Crawford and produced by Kinsman Company, Living Walls turn lush garden greenery into outdoor wall decor. More

  • Product of the Day

    ASKO's outdoor dishwasher

    Running back and forth between the outdoor kitchen and the indoor dishwasher is a thing of the past. ASKO's outdoor dishwasher adds a convenient final touch to the outdoor kitchen. More

  • Fans' dreams become reality with new Tervis ad campaign

    Insulated drinkware manufacturer Tervis is teaming up with branding and ad agency Sterling-Rice Group to reward die-hard fans with its newest ad campaign that encourages people to "Be a fan. Even when you can't be." More

Exclusive Research

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Total retail sales for chat groups reached an estimated $1.09 billion in 2015, according to the 2015 Casual Living Universe Study. That’s a 6.4% increase over 2014’s sales of $1.02 billion. Read the full report.