6 Ways Hotels & Hospitality Properties Can Green Their Landscapes

6 Ways Hotels & Hospitality Properties Can Green Their Landscapes

As I look around there is an ever increasing wealth of information on how to be more carbon neutral, sustainable…

Thoughts for the New Year, and A 2016 Garden Design Trends Forecast (download)

Thoughts for the New Year, and A 2016 Garden Design Trends Forecast (download)

Hello readers.  I am both excited and nervous to share a project that I have been working on for the…

Fall Container Planting Recipe:  Autumnal Marsala

Fall Container Planting Recipe: Autumnal Marsala

Autumn has arrived and even though the summer seems to be hanging on, it is time to think about making…

Chelsea Flower Show: Views & Trends from Extremely Close to Exceedingly Distant – Part 1

Chelsea Flower Show: Views & Trends from Extremely Close to Exceedingly Distant – Part 1

The Chelsea Flower Show in London represents the pinnacle of garden design and is, without question, an annual opportunity to…

Chelsea Flower Show: Views & Trends – A Spectators View – Part 2

Chelsea Flower Show: Views & Trends – A Spectators View – Part 2

by Gillian Carson Editor Note:  Gillian Carson of My Tiny Plot took in Chelsea as a spectator on press day as…

Chelsea Flower Show: Views & Trends – Extremely Close – Part 3

Chelsea Flower Show: Views & Trends – Extremely Close – Part 3

by Carrie Preston You think beforehand that when you build a stand at Chelsea you will have lots of opportunity…

Thoughts on How to Make an Attractive City

Thoughts on How to Make an Attractive City

I’ve been serving on a committee with my little town to try to sort out some design guidelines for our…

Trends on Trial:  Vertical Wall Gardens – An Urban Oasis or a Recipe for Architectural Disaster?

Trends on Trial: Vertical Wall Gardens – An Urban Oasis or a Recipe for Architectural Disaster?

Opening Statement: Green walls are not new. French botanist Patrick Blanc has been popularizing green walls by building awe inspiring,…

TANT DE FORÊTS…

TANT DE FORÊTS…

This little video just knocked my socks off. It is beautifully illustrated and oh so clear….it is based on this…

Beyond Gardening: Rewilding

Beyond Gardening: Rewilding

I came across this video this morning about Rewilding. Have you heard of this term? It is new to me,…

Trend: Shelved Gardens

Trend: Shelved Gardens

A couple of months back I was chatting with a new garden friend when she openly wondered what the next big garden…

Inspiration: Color Story Grape & Orange

Inspiration: Color Story Grape & Orange

I had a look through Mag Rouge this morning and was so inspired for fall container design and garden decor…

Inspiration Board: Black Urban Earthy

Inspiration Board: Black Urban Earthy

I love imagining gardens and outdoor rooms that have a distinct look and feel and when I start to play with ideas…

Zip Lines (Trend?)

Zip Lines (Trend?)

Have you noticed that zip lines are kinda popping up every where?  Indy 500, Super Bowl, parks, back yards (I…

Garden Fashion: The Neon Trend

Garden Fashion: The Neon Trend

Oh 80’s with all your garish blue eyeshadow, big fat shoulders and stink inducing jelly shoes….I wish you to stay…

Inspiration from a Cider Can

Inspiration from a Cider Can

  Tempt Cider, a Danish brand designed by DDB Denmark, is so interesting…. I just discovered it and while I am…

Trend: Deconstructed Florals

Trend: Deconstructed Florals

Care for a little trend spotting first thing on a Monday Morning?  I’m noticing (what I’ll call) ‘deconstructed florals’  all…

Summer Pollen Color Chart

Summer Pollen Color Chart

Is it me or is this one of the best color inspirations you have ever seen?  I am not sure…

Gardens Inspired By Fashion – A Leaf Magazine & Fashion Decor Collaboration

Gardens Inspired By Fashion – A Leaf Magazine & Fashion Decor Collaboration

I have spent a big part of my Sunday morning drooling over images of all sorts of great garden designers…

Trend: Sun Block Printing

Trend: Sun Block Printing

I am not sure how I feel about being old enough to see fashions and fads truly recycle themselves.  I…

Chelsea Flower Show Trends

Chelsea Flower Show Trends

Did you guys see these two posts I wrote over at Apartment Therapy and Re-nest this week?   They both discuss…

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