Plantscaping With Modular Urban Planters

December 21, 2015

Borrowing stylistically from post-Soviet architecture, Russian industrial designer Maxim Scherbakov’s modular Plantscape explores the concept of plants surviving in environments unsuitable for plant life.

Created with Alexey Galkin, co-designer at their St. Petersburg studio Plan-S23, Plantscape is a nod to … Read More...

Got Designs on Paris: What’s Trending at Maison & Objet 2016

December 15, 2015

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I’ve spent a good amount of time in Paris, one of my favorite cities. Paris just oozes style and even a casual stroll through the streets provides an abundance of impromptu design inspiration.

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Counter Culture: Back to The Roots Growing Kit



This holiday season turn your kitchen counter into an indoor farm.

The Growing Gift Set from Back to the Roots, whose aquaponic Water Garden we previously featured, contains their Organic Mushroom Farm, Water Garden fish tank, and Garden-in-a-Can for growing Read More...

The Garden Harvesting and Clearing Bag You Wear

December 3, 2015



The perfect gardener’s companion, The Gardener’s Hollow Leg is a hands-free debris and garden harvesting bag you wear so gardening doesn’t wear you out.


Always at your side, it quickly and easily straps to your waist enabling you to carry … Read More...

Urban Gardens 2015 Holiday Gift Guide

December 1, 2015

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It’s that time of year again and we’re excited to present our 2015 Holiday Gift Guide, a curated list of 15 fun, functional, and fashionable items for the home and garden! Have you been naughty or nice? We’re not judging. Read More...

The freshest innovative and eco-friendly designs, trends, and ideas for urban gardens and stylish small places.

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