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15 She-sheds on Instagram to put all man caves to shame

When she's not writing, Claire Gillespie can most often be found wiping snotty noses, picking up Lego, taking photos of her cat or doing headstands.

Dreaming of a she-shed? These Instagram havens will inspire you — and make you very, very envious

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The she-shed is the prettier, more stylish alternative to the man cave. No disrespect to our cave-dwellers but these strictly female garden retreats are the business.

According to the Daily Mail, more women than ever are buying sheds. Apparently we're flocking to our local DIY superstores in droves and snapping up summer houses, log cabins and a whole range of freestanding garden retreats.

I never thought I'd be lusting after a shed but I am. Because my shed wouldn't be for storing garden chairs and the kids' bikes and the lawnmower (if I had a lawnmower) but for working, or reading, or relaxing, or simply being alone. A place to call my own that's not strewn with plastic superhero figures and dotted with piles of laundry.

What would your she-shed look like?

1. Red, white and blue

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2. Rustic chic

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More: 6 Simple ways to make your kitchen more modern

3. Secret garden

A photo posted by Annie Bee (@buzzanniebee) on

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4. Pretty pastels

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5. Modern and minimal

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More: 8 Surprisingly easy ways to dress up your garden

6. Country cottage

A photo posted by Jo (@gracehill_farm) on

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7. Beach life

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More: 7 Decor DIYs for a tropical paradise at home

8. A home from home

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9. Contemporary and classic

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10. Tropical paradise

A photo posted by tayta bie (@theladyinleopard) on

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More: 7 Tips to get your shed organised for spring

11. Complete comfort

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12. Ultimate serenity

A photo posted by @jennsoldit on

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More: How to make your own pretty address planter box

13. Bringing the outdoors in

A photo posted by Brandy Louise (@blouhoo) on

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14. Wicker and lace

A photo posted by Bo Kociuba (@bokociuba) on

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15. A boho space

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