September 16, 2012
Neighborhood florist adverting on roof of delivery car. Photo: Robin Plaskoff Horton, Urban Gardens.
I arrived in Paris last week to attend the design show Maison et Objet and absorb all I could from the concurrent Paris Design Week. If … Read More…
September 11, 2012
Victoria+Albert’s Amalfi tub.
If I were to design my fantasy home, it would be one with very fluid architecture, each space flowing into the other, the indoor areas spilling seamlessly onto the outdoors.
With the boundaries between indoors and outdoors … Read More…
August 30, 2012
A walk in one of Bankside’s urban forests.
One of my favorite London neighborhoods is Bankside, a district in the city’s South Side, on the southern bank of the River Thames. As I’m always looking for a great urban outdoor oasis, Bankside … Read More…
August 20, 2012
Furniture made of metal, dirt, and turf. Photo via Marine Peyre.
Who doesn’t enjoy a bit of folly, in the garden, on the street, or anywhere?
Photo via JP Charbonneau
The Festival des Jardins de Rues de Lyon (Garden Festival … Read More…