Ombre is all the rage right now. I'm a huge fan of this brown-to-blonde look. I've tried the ombre myself and I must say, it's a fun way to try out a new style with not too much commitment. Don't love the blonde on the ends? Trim it off!
DIY - Glow in the dark pots with mums for fall/Halloween. Buy a flower pot that you really like and use Rustoleum's Glow-in-the-dark paint to paint the pot. During the day, the paint will absorb the sunlight and at night the pots will glow.
Outdoor fireplace, tiered landscaping, and curved path. The raw Copper path lights that will patina over time will look great and unique for years to come. Having the low voltage landscape lighting make these backyard ideas picturesque day and night.