For the backyard pathway around the garden. I would consider this on the patio only I really just DO NOT need one more thing to start gathering things for!

DIY garden path - mosaic stepping stones. Lots of work, but well worth it for the effect. Could be an economical project, also.

Got Stones? Creative, Easy and Artsy Ways to Use Rocks in the Garden! Not the foot one for me but mosaic stepping stones.