Before: Broken dishes, After: Patio flooring
Tumbled pottery bits with rounded edges are sturdy enough to walk on and settle nicely on the ground. Their vivid colors and
patterns lend a playful note around a blue Concreteworks lounge chair (510/534-7141) in a San Francisco garden designed by Shirley Watts.
Cost: About $2 per pound at Red Shovel Glass Co. (415/285-7814)