Blog(s) of the week (Two Europeans for you)

Blog(s) of the week (Two Europeans for you)

Happy Firday! I have the most busy day and weekend ahead of me, so I am not sure I will…

Tim Richardson – Fav. Garden Writer

“We need to get to a point where a designer can say ‘ I don’t know that much about plants’…

Blue Trees and Other Colors too?

Blue Trees and Other Colors too?

Blue Trees? Red too? and White ones as well? What is it all about? Blue trees on Flickr recently caught…

Gypsy Stuff

Gypsy Stuff

A few days ago, I posted about the book ‘Shed Chic’ (BTW the giveaway for this book is still going…you…

Is Macrame Coming Back?

I just bought a macrame hanger from modernmacrame on etsy. It will be the final touch in another bathroom makeover…

I’m not exactly a ‘God’ or ‘Lawn’ person…

I’m not exactly a ‘God’ or ‘Lawn’ person…

…but I find this worth a giggle…if not a bit of client education. Imagine the conversation The Creator might have…

Architectural Digest Round-up

Architectural Digest Round-up

I had a really great time on Thursday at the Architectural Digest Show in NYC.   If you have a chance,…

Just found Some Kindred Souls..

I live just outside one of the biggest college towns ever (boston) so I would expect more action – so…

Trend: Seeds

Trend: Seeds

Clearly our collective conscious is becoming more aware of our climate and our own actions, but it seems that one…

Silvered Wood and Anything

I keep a running list of ideas for posts and as I was perusing links that I wanted to talk…

Garden trends: Localvore (part 4 of 11)

What is a Locavore? Actually added to the dictionary last year, it refers to people who go to great lengths…

Bridal Garden Ideas

Bridal Garden Ideas

Spring is coming and wedding season will soon be in full swing.  I am sensing a trend in this era…

Garden Trends

The second part of part 2  of my garden trends series (on grow your own) is posted over at Landscapedia…

The NOT New Trend: Garden Fireplaces

The NOT New Trend: Garden Fireplaces

I read this article in the NY Times today about fireplaces in the garden.  They said that fireplaces are the…

Schoolyard Gardens

Schoolyard Gardens

Project H Design is a charitable organization that supports, inspires, and delivers life-improving humanitarian product design solutions. Recently they applied…

Garden Trends: Blended Gardens (part 3 of 11)

Blended gardens are a trend arising from a desire to marry beauty and functionality.  It’s cool to be able to…

Chartreuse Plants to Make Your Property Memorable.

Mind Cafe has a little article about the mind that, interestingly, claims that Chartreuse is the most memorable color.  Far…

Blott Wilson Shell Houses

Do you know much about Shell House history?  I don’t and I wish I did.  I have seen a few…

Garden Trends: Grow your Own (part 2 of 11)

We started out this series last week with the Eco-Boosting trend but I have found that I have so much…

Gardening is in Fashion

Gardening is in Fashion

Gardening is about to become really fashionable. With our growing earthy, green, return to our roots (all puns intended) mentality…

Garden Trends: What’s in, what’s out for 2009 (part 1 of 11)

The 2009 season is starting to gear up, so I thought it would be interesting to re-visit the 2009 garden…

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