The Sole of Horticouture: Fashion Forward Vegetables and Flowers

April 14, 2016

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If you are a regular reader here, you know that I have a strong fondness for design, nature, and…shoes. Which is why I fell head over heels for French photographer Julie Lavie’s Pantoufle de Vert (French for green slipper), Read More...

Bringing the Outdoors Inside With Epoxy Floors

April 10, 2016

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3d-printed-epoxy-flooring photo via LushHome

Highly durable epoxy floors with non-slip finishes are an interesting choice for outdoor areas. They are 100% weatherproof, impervious to dirt, dust, water, and resistant even to alkali, various oils, and most acids.

resin-epoxy-pebbles-flooring Photo via NatureStone.

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10 DIY Planters to Spark Your Creativity

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Looking for a weekend DIY crafting project? Look no further. Whether outside or in your home, these DIY planters add a creative twist to gardening.

1. Birdcage Succulent Planter

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See the tutorial at Craftberry Bush.

 

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Fiskars Announces 2016 Project Orange Thumb Community Garden Grant Recipients

March 3, 2016

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Now in its 14th year, Fiskars Project Orange Thumb® awards cash and garden tools to community groups across North America and Canada. I am honored to be on their editorial board for the second consecutive year where I helped Read More...

Planters and Works Mixing Technology, Mobile Architecture, and Nature

March 1, 2016

Plant City Runner Up for Core77 Design Awards in Built Environments.

”A collaboration between architects, designers, and technologists who are building new ways of interacting with nature,” say Plant-in City architects Huy Bui, Carlos J. Gómez de Llarena, and Jon Schramm about

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