Before & After: Swapping a Bench for a Bridge


Last week, Rochelle wrote about Japanese gardens and included some gorgeous images from Martha Stewart Living. I don’t know about you, but I’m a huge fan of this style of gardening and landscapes that are inspired by the idea. That being said, I was pretty excited to find this project earlier today by a company out of Brisbane called Cascade Garden Design. It’s an amazing transformation and one that’s much larger than the scale of most Before & Afters I post, but one can always dream, right?

before & after, japanese garden, landscape, yard, stream

Yeah. Pretty spectacular, isn’t it? I know– it doesn’t even look like the same space, but rest assured- I checked and double checked and it really is the same yard, shot from the same angle. Here I am wanting a pond, ¬†while they’re hanging out and admiring their stream…a STREAM! With a bridge! Wow. This is one impressive transformation. Speaking of transformations, what are you doing around your own yard these days? Send us an email with a couple photos and you might just see your project here on Studio ‘g’! -erin

Images from: Cascade Garden Design

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  1. Carmen on August 30, 2013 at 9:45 am

    I absolutely love your blog and these “before & afters”. Keep them coming… and thank you for the inspiration!

  2. John Harris on August 30, 2013 at 5:00 pm

    Wow, that is a stunning difference! Love it!

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