2nd pick - pour concrete & cut out strips? They said they could do this & put in brick for our driveway in whatever pattern so I'd think we could do it to create the 'concrete paver' look.
Coloured pebbles are used to great effect in between large format pavers. Do this to "extend" the tiny patio area into the grassy lawn front and back-less mud and more stable area for container gardening.
My Modern Contemporary Backyard With an Asian Flare
Use the following Premier Fabrics Collections to simulate this experience: Eaton Blue, Italian Brown, Frost, Village Blue
Relaxed Hampton's Style - Get The Look
Lisa Gabrielson Design: Interior Design
Easter 2016 at Starfish Cottage: The Living Room - Starfish Cottage
Nice idea for an outdoor hanging lantern. 36 Breezy Beach Inspired DIY Home Decorating Ideas
'Love You to the Beach & Back' Pillow Beach house, coastal cottage