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Hey There! I’m Rochelle Greayer. I’m a garden designer on TV and IRL. I’m also an author and entrepreneur who thinks she can save the world by teaching everyone a little something about landscape design.





If you will excuse me, I have to go plant about 5000 annuals in downtown Worcester today and tomorrow….this is one of my big things for my little business.   I will subsequently be light on posts for the next 48 hours. I am loving the ideas that you have sent for ‘Can you make this […]

Can You Make This Into a Garden?  I love this feature and I love this sketch, but this one has been a bit difficult and honestly I really don’t want to call it done.  It seems there is so much more that could be added…I am hoping you might have some more ideas.  I mean […]

Though not an ensemble that I could or would want to personally wear, I find she inspires a moody and shy feeling.  Perhaps a bit reclusive.  The garden that forms up in my mind is not bright and sunny, but rather more contemplative, quiet and sequestered.  A place I would  be drawn to. fashion sketch […]

I continue to play with this feature,  I want it too look as good as I feel about it.  Anyway, this girl looks like she is ready for a hip party.  A little avant-garde perhaps? Fashion Sketch by Crisel Eslao I will start with my plants this time.  Textural and color inspired, I choose a […]

Fashion sketch from Lucile (Lady Duff-Gordon, 1863-1931), c.1922 from the Collection at FIT . Thanks Louise for sending!! I love your handwriting…very Jane Austen. 😉 Yes, I think I can make this into a garden… I love this sketch…and I loved reading about Lucy Kennedy who was famous for making dresses like this for early […]

So I am moving forward with the Can you Make this into a Garden Series…at least for now. I am Calling is CYMTAIG…because I am not that clever and I don’t want to have such long titles…. What do you think of this one? (image source unknown…if you know whose it is…please email so I […]

I feel like I keep bringing it up…but once again the blogging class strikes… This time, my homework is to enact some of the things that we have been talking and thinking about, take action and put ideas paper and just do it…. So here goes. For those of you who were lovers of Domino […]

I don’t have a Gothic bone in my body (at least I don’t think so), but I think that good designers should be able to inspire and conjure even the most opposite of themselves. So I my challenge is this….create a garden setting in which a (hip and stylish) Corpse Bride would want to hold […]