Our 90-second gardener Sarah Raven shows you how to get your courgette crop started 1. Your can tell when your courgettes are ready to plant out when there are white roots coming out of the bottom of pot.
Sarah Blenkinsop, aka Compostwoman, explains self-sufficiency and sustainability at her family smallholding in Herefordshire Tell us a little about yourself and your sustainable home We have four acres
Our 90 second gardener shows you how to plant a colourful container of pelargoniums 1. The end of May is a good time to start planting your containers for the summer. I like to use an old galvanished -
Our green-fingered guru answers your garden questions. This week: box hedging and a speedwell invasion A better-looking hedge Q: We inherited a leylandii hedge 6ft high by 12ft long that screens our conservatory
Every now and then I like to indulge my inner Hyacinth Bucket and edge my lawn. This is one of those faintly ridiculous pastimes, something akin to the stuffing of a mushroom. Who has time for this stuff
Irises were everywhere at the Chelsea Flower Show 2014. Here are some of the top places to see the flowers at their best Alliums were conspicuously absent, probably thanks to the warm spring; even aquilegias
The stunning springtime flower snapped by some of our favorite tastemakers on Instagram. Fashion designer Tory Burch placed an abundance of coral tulips on a stack of her favorite fashion reads. Display
Kick back under the sun with these stylish designer ideas for outdoor spaces. Whether you have a porch, pool, or patio, our guide to creating a luxurious outside area will help you take full advantage
Today's top pin is a white dining room with electric accent colors. For more inspiring photos and ideas, follow us on Pinterest. Electric colors bring zest and zing to a 1960s-inspired beach house in Jersey.
Track lights and fluorescent fixtures? Please. If you want to update your cooking space without shelling out serious money, you've come to the right place. Lighting is an easy way to make a big difference
Blooms that don't require water or sunlight. Towering Hollyhock by Livia Cetti. Photography by Addie Juell, courtesy of Abrams. Born without a green thumb? If you're even the slightest bit crafty, you
Sales from 10-50% off at West Elm, Wisteria, DwellStudio, and more. This week's home design sales from around the web: 10% off full-price furniture purchases $750 and over with the code FURN10 at Z Gallerie.
Even a small amount of makeup can make your bathroom or vanity look messy and cluttered. Here are 22 unconventional ways to organize your beauty products using things you probably already own. Who knew
The legendary British designer clearly knows how to make a bed especially relaxing — and she has a new bed and bath line for Stein Mart. Photo: Simon Brown Barbara King: Your room has a softness that me
Today's top pin is a breezy and chic poolside spot. For more inspiring photos and ideas, follow us on Pinterest. Gauzy curtains give the pool area a breezy tropical feel in a Florida house decorated by
It's Throwback Thursday! Which year do you think this photo of a screened porch was featured in House Beautiful? Tell us below in the comments — we'll announce the answer tomorrow! Answer: This photo featured
A peek at one of our favorite makeovers from this week's American Dream Builders. On Sunday night's episode of Nate Berkus's new show, American Dream Builders, we were introduced to a Victorian home with