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    Gift Ideas for a Landscape Architect

    My girlfriend just got accepted into her design program and I'm getting her a gift but I'm drawing a major brain fart on a creative idea.

    I want it to be landscape architecture related.


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    Re: Gift Ideas for a Landscape Architect

    a block of sod


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    Re: Gift Ideas for a Landscape Architect

    Her: a pillow for her studio


    You: a new girlfriend...you'll never see her again.



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    Re: Gift Ideas for a Landscape Architect

    shovel?


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    Re: Gift Ideas for a Landscape Architect

    A plant!


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    Re: Gift Ideas for a Landscape Architect

    A really large rock. Then call it a "decorative lawn piece".



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    Re: Gift Ideas for a Landscape Architect

    Get her an "I wish you would have joined the CRP Department instead" card. It's L.A.-Lite, dontchaknow...

    ...otherwise, 4429 mc is on the right track.




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    Re: Gift Ideas for a Landscape Architect

    lawn gnome.


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    Re: Gift Ideas for a Landscape Architect

    Box of green condoms, or grass flavored condoms.



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    Re: Gift Ideas for a Landscape Architect

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    shovel?
    My first thought as well. Possibly gold-plated?



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    Re: Gift Ideas for a Landscape Architect

    Dude, I've yet to have a creative gift idea for my woman yet, and if I come across one, I'm not sharing.



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    Re: Gift Ideas for a Landscape Architect

    A shrubbery


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    Re: Gift Ideas for a Landscape Architect

    Subscription to LAM (landscape Architecure magazine).

    Landscape Architecture Magazine

    Also, as a mistake an above poster made, stop using/ don't the word "decorate". Most people in most design professions HATE that word. I know I do.



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    Re: Gift Ideas for a Landscape Architect

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    A shrubbery
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    Re: Gift Ideas for a Landscape Architect

    Quote Originally Posted by ianoconnor View Post
    My first thought as well. Possibly gold-plated?
    Don't want it to bend.


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