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  • Sea and Stone: A Croatian Island Garden, Slide Show

    Sea and Stone: A Croatian Island Garden, Slide Show

    Gallery Page Layout:  Gallery A In Magazine Issue:  January/February 2012
    - 13 Jul 15, 3:42pm -
  • Valentine's Day Ideas

    Valentine's Day Ideas

    Gallery Page Layout:  Gallery A
    - 10 Jul 15, 7:37pm -
  • I Love This Plant: Sharkskin Agave

    I Love This Plant: Sharkskin Agave

     This sharkskin agave was photographed at the Ruth Bancroft Garden, a public garden in Walnut Creek, California, which has a diverse collection of agaves and other drought-tolerant plants. Photo: Barb Ries.read more
    - 21 Apr 15, 5:58pm -
  • My Garden: A Naturalistic Garden Welcomes the Birds and the Bees

    My Garden: A Naturalistic Garden Welcomes the Birds and the Bees

    A paver walkway meanders through the back garden, under the watchful eyes of a concrete Buddha, which sits among Echinops ritro. Also in the mix are Hebe ‘Quicksilver’, Penstemon ‘Husker Red’, and a variety of Pacific Northwest natives such a…
    - 16 Apr 15, 7:58pm -
  • New Outdoor Furniture Collection Is Inspired by Nature

    New Outdoor Furniture Collection Is Inspired by Nature

    The Nick Williams Longridge Furniture Collection uses beautiful, weather-resistant teakwood reclaimed from old bridges, barns, and other structures. Photo: Nick Williams.read more
    - 14 Apr 15, 1:02pm -
  • 2015 Tour Series Explores Celebrated European Gardens

    2015 Tour Series Explores Celebrated European Gardens

    One of the gardens featured on the tour is Jakobstuin, owned and designed by Jaap de Vries, who calls it an “Ode to the Dutch Wave.” In addition to warm-season grasses typical of the North American Prairie, de Vries also uses many perennials favo…
    - 9 Apr 15, 7:29pm -
  • A Manhattan-Style Rooftop Garden

    A Manhattan-Style Rooftop Garden

    Before, this rooftop terrace in the Chelsea neighborhood of Manhattan was an unusable space with rotting wood decking. Now the 500-square-foot retreat houses a modern area for entertaining within a classic framework of evergreen shrubs and horizontal…
    - 7 Apr 15, 4:42pm -
  • San Diego Spring Garden Tour: Gardens Then & Now

    San Diego Spring Garden Tour: Gardens Then & Now

    Photos courtesy of San Diego Horticultural Societyread more
    - 3 Apr 15, 12:55pm -
  • Container Gardens Made for the Shade

    Container Gardens Made for the Shade

    Nearly every gardener has experienced the problem of too much shade, which can cause plants to become too leggy or fail to thrive. Whether it's a wooded suburban lot or a north-facing apartment balcony, low light means more growing challenges. Rather…
    - 3 Apr 15, 8:22am -
  • Botanical Interests Introduces Eco-Friendly Garden Products

    Botanical Interests Introduces Eco-Friendly Garden Products

    Love plants? Get detailed plant information in every issue of Garden Design magazine. Preview the magazine.Botanical Interests, a company specializing in non-GMO and untreated vegetable, herb, and flower seeds, launched four new products this year t…
    - 24 Mar 15, 7:51pm -

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L.A. Times: Home & Garden

Modernica

  • Case Study House #10
    Case Study House #10 located in Pasadena, CA was designed by father and son team of architects, Kemper Nomland and Kemper Nomland, Jr. The house was not commissioned as part of the Arts & Architecture magazine Case Study House program, but it was inc…
    - 4 days ago, 22 Sep 17, 12:00pm -
  • Case Study® Pearl Lamp
    The Case Study® Pearl Lamp, the perfect ellipse™, emanates warm, evenly diffused light, with an opalescent quality . The pendant is adjustable, and can be installed on slanted ceilings up to 30 degrees. Three standard lengths of threaded metal pol…
    - 8 days ago, 18 Sep 17, 1:44pm -
  • Robert Bruno’s Steel House
    Robert Bruno was discovered as an artist at the age of 15, after a family friend took a photograph of a muscular figure made of plaster and gesso in his bedroom in Mexico City. The photograph appeared in a magazine soon after. Bruno designed not only…
    - 14 days ago, 12 Sep 17, 1:00pm -
  • The Work of Greek Architect Nicos Valsamakis
    It’s impossible not to be inspired when we see an image of a Nicos Valsamakis building. Having founded his studio in 1953, and with over 300 buildings to his name, the now 93 year-old is considered to be the most important Greek architect of today,…
    - 21 days ago, 5 Sep 17, 12:30pm -
  • Building the Stahl House
    When Buck and Carlotta Stahl stared up at a picturesque Los Angeles ridge, they never thought they'd be able to make it into their dream home. Even after Craig Ellwood told them the lot was impossible to build on, the couple kept on trying until they…
    - 27 days ago, 30 Aug 17, 11:00am -
  • This Brutal World
    This handsome coffee table book is dedicated to the raw, concrete style of architecture that was once despised by many. This Brutal World highlights recent work, as well as older buildings that have since been demolished. In that sense, the book doub…
    - 29 days ago, 28 Aug 17, 11:00am -
  • This Scottish Borders Home is Pure Mid-Century Bliss
    If there were a checklist of mid-century modern core features, this house would have them all. A beautiful indoor-outdoor floor plan is accentuated with wood-paneling and painted accents on every available surface. The flat roof, floor-to-ceiling win…
    - 34 days ago, 23 Aug 17, 11:00am -
  • German Street Artist 1010
    German-born artist 1010 has been beautifying the streets of cities all over the world for over a decade. From Berlin to Paris to Detroit, his trademark is large-scale geometric murals that appear as colorful gaping holes across large surfaces. See hi…
    - 36 days ago, 21 Aug 17, 11:00am -
  • August 2017

    August 2017

    Who's been talking about Modernica?The post August 2017 appeared first on Modernica | Made in California.
    - 39 days ago, 18 Aug 17, 11:00am -
  • Fern Shop Cincinnati
    Bridging design and flora, Fern offers a carefully-edited selection of beautiful and unique objects along with a curated assortment of plants. In addition to the brick and mortar store, Fern Studio specializes in custom plant design installations for…
    - 41 days ago, 16 Aug 17, 11:00am -

San Francisco Chronicle: Home

  • Luxurious cabin in mountains of Lake Tahoe features reclaimed timber
    Sometimes starting over is the best option. That’s why architect Todd Gordon Mather called for a total teardown and rebuild of 3960 Belleview Ave. in Homewood, rather than try and renovate the ramshackle cottage near the western shore of Lake Tahoe…
    - 32 days ago, 25 Aug 17, 1:18pm -
  • Make a memorable pathway with paving stones and plants
    Using paving stones as an alternate walkway or to add attractive hardscaping to a garden is now commonplace in many a garden. In many cases, that raises the issue of what to plant between those pavers, and here is where the elements of beauty and pra…
    - 39 days ago, 18 Aug 17, 2:24pm -
  • 7-bedroom Tudor showcases ‘warmth, stunning craftsmanship and character’
    The landmark estate sits along Orinda Country Club, and Roaring ‘20s grandeur is on full display inside the charming Tudor.“It has been extensively updated and showcases incredible warmth, stunning craftsmanship and character,” said Dana Gree…
    - 77 days ago, 11 Jul 17, 3:04pm -
  • Contemporary living at Potrero's ‘jewel on the hill’
    [...] a corner home in Potrero Hill became a signature party house for decorator to the stars. The interior is a lasting legacy of designer Larry Masnada, the prominent ’80s artisan who fashioned pads for Mel Brooks, Frank Sinatra, and Diane Sawye…
    - 12 Jun 17, 7:33pm -
  • Pro tips for decorating a bungalow house
    San Francisco summers might be grey and gloomy, but all you need to channel those sunny California vibes is the right decor.
    - 30 May 17, 7:00pm -
  • 7 smart ideas for a low-water yard
    Keep your garden looking great, while making smart choices for your house — and the environment.
    - 6 May 17, 7:04am -
  • The Santa Cruz garden that launched a movement
    The Alan Chadwick Garden at UC Santa Cruz received a splendid gift for its 50th birthday this year — more than 5 feet of seasonal rainfall, courtesy of Mother Nature. The result has been an epic spring bloom, just as the university kicks off a yea…
    - 13 Apr 17, 3:00pm -
  • Designer Profile: Unique lights, fabrics will make a bold statement this spring
    Designer Suzanne Tucker, co-founder of San Francisco’s Tucker & Marks Design, recently launched new designs and finishes to her outdoor furniture line.The weatherproof finishes are dyed to mimic the random color schemes inherent to real wicker.…
    - 10 Apr 17, 6:11pm -
  • Getaway: Floor-to-ceiling luxury awaits in 36th floor penthouse above Las Vegas Strip
    [...] meticulous planning earned Veer Towers gold certification from Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design. A split-level floor plan separates the bedroom suites, affording considerable privacy in the contemporary building. Towers in the midd…
    - 13 Mar 17, 2:43pm -
  • Luxury NoPa penthouse boasts expansive terrace
    “The NoPa achieves a new level of modern sophistication and urban luxury in one of San Francisco’s most coveted neighborhoods,” said Bernie Katzmann of Vanguard Properties, who is co-listing the penthouse at 1811 Turk St. with fellow Vanguard a…
    - 13 Mar 17, 2:27pm -
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The Daily Green: Green Home

The Independent: House & Home

West Elm: Front & Main

  • newComfortable Glamour In A Seattle Cape Cod

    Comfortable Glamour In A Seattle Cape Cod

    Sometimes it pays to sweat the details. This was certainly the case for Emily Ruff, a born-and-bred Washingtonian living in Seattle. Emily’s penchant for fastidious organization and planning is something she not only applies to her day job in…
    - 24 hours ago, 25 Sep 17, 9:00am -
  • A Behind-The-Scenes Peek At Our Fair Trade Furniture Factory In India

    A Behind-The-Scenes Peek At Our Fair Trade Furniture Factory In India

    Take a tour of west elm's Fair Trade Certified factory in Ghaziabad, IndiaThe post A Behind-The-Scenes Peek At Our Fair Trade Furniture Factory In India appeared first on Front + Main.
    - 4 days ago, 22 Sep 17, 12:21pm -
  • In The Studio With Ali Sandifer

    In The Studio With Ali Sandifer

    This dynamic duo is changing the furniture game in DetroitThe post In The Studio With Ali Sandifer appeared first on Front + Main.
    - 5 days ago, 21 Sep 17, 9:00am -
  • West Coast Craft Makes Over Their SF Digs

    West Coast Craft Makes Over Their SF Digs

    See how west elm helped transform West Coast Craft's office!The post West Coast Craft Makes Over Their SF Digs appeared first on Front + Main.
    - 6 days ago, 20 Sep 17, 10:00am -
  • DIY Rainbow Pegboard

    DIY Rainbow Pegboard

    Get organized (colorfully!) with this rainbow-striped peg boardThe post DIY Rainbow Pegboard appeared first on Front + Main.
    - 6 days ago, 20 Sep 17, 9:00am -
  • 4 Stylish Ways To Fold Your Napkins

    4 Stylish Ways To Fold Your Napkins

    Up the ante on your holiday place settings this year!The post 4 Stylish Ways To Fold Your Napkins appeared first on Front + Main.
    - 7 days ago, 19 Sep 17, 9:00am -
  • Everything’s Bigger In Texas – Even The Bedroom

    Everything’s Bigger In Texas – Even The Bedroom

    See how a Dallas-based designer outfitted a 5,000-sq. foot home.The post Everything’s Bigger In Texas – Even The Bedroom appeared first on Front + Main.
    - 8 days ago, 18 Sep 17, 9:00am -
  • Take A Tour of The Fair Trade Factory Where Our Mid-Century Collection Is Made

    Take A Tour of The Fair Trade Factory Where Our Mid-Century Collection Is Made

    A behind-the-scenes look at our Fair Trade Certified furniture factory in VietnamThe post Take A Tour of The Fair Trade Factory Where Our Mid-Century Collection Is Made appeared first on Front + Main.
    - 11 days ago, 15 Sep 17, 11:56am -
  • Behind The Scenes With McClary Bros. Drinking Vinegars

    Behind The Scenes With McClary Bros. Drinking Vinegars

    Drinking vinegar? We promise it's much better than it sounds.The post Behind The Scenes With McClary Bros. Drinking Vinegars appeared first on Front + Main.
    - 12 days ago, 14 Sep 17, 9:00am -
  • Perhaps The Most Photogenic Dessert: Cherry Froyo Phyllo Tarts

    Perhaps The Most Photogenic Dessert: Cherry Froyo Phyllo Tarts

    Get creative with this highly photograph-able summer dessert recipe!The post Perhaps The Most Photogenic Dessert: Cherry Froyo Phyllo Tarts appeared first on Front + Main.
    - 13 days ago, 13 Sep 17, 9:00am -

WSJ: Home & Garden

  • Decor That Goes for the Gold
    Love one particular color? Decorating your home in it needn’t feel one-note, as this New York apartment filled with burnished variations on golden earth tones proves.
    - 28 Feb 15, 2:32am -
  • An Irresistibly Cozy Sitting Room
    Keep your spaces for socializing warm, even without a fireplace, by embracing the traditional Danish concept of ‘hygge’ this winter.
    - 14 Feb 15, 2:33am -
  • Ceramics: The Latest 'It' Fashion Accessory?
    Beyond bangles and sunglasses, fashion boutiques nationwide are now selling vases, vessels, mugs and pitchers from emerging potters.
    - 7 Feb 15, 2:42am -
  • A Sargent-Inspired Winter Bouquet
    For a post-holiday-mania arrangement, floral designer Lindsey Taylor finds inspiration in a tranquil John Singer Sargent portrait.
    - 31 Jan 15, 2:32am -
  • A Retreat Designed for Drama-Free Weekends
    For theater professionals looking for a refuge from the Broadway bustle, this Hamptons interior grants a full measure of serenity.
    - 21 Jan 15, 2:33am -
  • The Ultimate Home-Design Shortcut
    Some busy people let interior designers choose all of their ‘personal’ items. Time-saving strategy or shameful secret?
    - 17 Jan 15, 2:32am -
  • Five Alternatives to the Holiday Candle
    Dispense with pedestrian pine candles this holiday. These unconventional scents look unconventionally stylish, too
    - 10 Jan 15, 2:33am -
  • An Unpredictable Holiday Bouquet
    Floral designer Lindsey Taylor creates a many-layered bouquet that riffs on a 1980s painting by Anselm Kiefer.
    - 3 Jan 15, 2:33am -
  • A Day in the Life of Craig Robins
    The real estate developer who helped turn Miami into a global destination for design is bringing scores of luxury fashion brands to the revived Design District.
    - 30 Dec 14, 2:32am -
  • Five Design Books Worth Giving
    This holiday season, give the design junkie in your life the gift of inspiration, found in abundance in these coffee-table-worthy tomes.
    - 27 Dec 14, 2:32am -

ALLYOU: Budget Home

Horticulture Magazine

  • How to Overwinter An Old-Fashioned Favorite: Four o’Clocks
    With few needs and flowers that open in the late afternoon, this old-fashioned favorite is a great choice for busy gardeners. Read ArticleThe post How to Overwinter An Old-Fashioned Favorite: Four o’Clocks appeared first on Horticulture.
    - 1 day ago, 25 Sep 17, 1:00am -
  • The Truth About Forcing Flower Bulbs for Winter Blooms
    Forcing flower bulbs for winter bloom, which will help chase away the winter blues, and it only takes a bit of planning and time in the fall. Read ArticleThe post The Truth About Forcing Flower Bulbs for Winter Blooms appeared first on Horticultu…
    - 4 days ago, 22 Sep 17, 12:01pm -
  • An Easy, Excellent Flowering Shade Plant
    Virtues: Bossa Nova Pure White begonia is a flowering shade plant that provides textural foliage and multitudes of white flowers throughout the summer. Its compact, mounded habit makes it perfect for window boxes, hanging baskets and tall planters. I…
    - 7 days ago, 19 Sep 17, 7:37pm -
  • Ways that Compost Improves Your Fall Perennials
    Topdressing your perennial plants with a layer of rich compost will improve the entire garden's overall health. Here are two ways to put compost to work for the benefit of your plots. Read ArticleThe post Ways that Compost Improves Your Fall Per…
    - 8 days ago, 18 Sep 17, 12:01pm -
  • Native Fruits for the Edible Landscape
    While something may be “as American as apple pie,” the apple itself is not a native American fruit. For native fruits, plant these trees, shrubs and vines in your garden. Bonus: most can’t be found in the average supermarket! The … Read Art…
    - 14 days ago, 12 Sep 17, 2:11pm -

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