Lighten Up Hardscaping With Glow in the Dark Leaves

August 9, 2011







For a little lighthearted fun on your patio, terrace, or balcony: Designed by Marta Laudani & Marco Romanelli for Plust, these luminous polyethylene Moon Leaves absorb sunlight during the day then offer a soft glow at night, illuminating hardscaping … Read More…

Couch Potatoes? Indoor Urban Farm Seating

July 1, 2011








Photos by Pia Wustenberg

In response her observation of increased global urbanisation and our collective reliance on foreign food sources, with IndoorFarming, London designer Pia Wustenberg explores the practical and emotional consequences of furniture that grows food.







Couch Potato?
Part … Read More…

Austin Yard Arts Tour: Junk or Art?

April 20, 2011








Sharon Smith’s yard includes found objects and some collected on her travels. Photo: Jay Janner, American-Statesman.

Last weekend’s second annual Austin Art Yard Tour showcased more than two dozen yards adorned with what some would call art, others might Read More…

Botanical Wall Paintings Feature Found Elements

March 16, 2011







Kate Hill Cantrill’s botanical wall “painting” was a favorite feature at our Fall installation for the Shippan Designer Show House’s Creative Garden Retreat.








Cantrill incorporates various natural elements into her assemblages, many of which are found on New York beaches … Read More…

Philadelphia Flower Show Draws Some Ooh La La!

March 13, 2011








A planted car in The Auto Salvage Garden, created by Delaware Valley College.

With Edith Piaf ‘s La Vie en Rose in the air, it was Springtime in Paris this year at the Philadelphia International Flower Show, the world’s Read More…

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