Every garden needs a focal point, and the best ones look like they've been there forever. Stone Forest is guided by the "less is more" principle of Japanese design. "You don't want to overshadow the strength of a natural material," says founder Michael Zimber. The simple round millstones and tall obelisks are carved, chiseled, and selectively polished, as above, then left largely as you might find them in nature.
Santa Fe, New Mexico; 888-682-2987; stoneforest.com