No, these are not a wacky Australian native plant growth, rather they are crocheted wool brooch's from a Canberra based Etsy seller. What excited us however, was the potential for DIY creativity in decorating the garden. Think creative alternatives to balloons and hanging lanterns in trees for you next garden soiree.
The lace covered tree trunk, curtesy of The Design Files, is another novel idea. You could do something simpler by wrapping ribbon around branches to create a striped look. For more whimsical inspiration look at the amazing work of Tim Walker, a UK based fashion photographer who does beautiful set design.