Kelly Medley-Todd

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Tour A Tiny Home With A Tinier Hot Tub

Even skeptics might be sold on small-space living with this one.<p>The minimalist living trend certainly does not seem to be dying down. There are families of four who live in just over 300 square feet, surprisingly charming buses-turned-hotels, and cottages on wheels. And the latest home we've …

10 Easy Pieces: Hanging Votive Lanterns

The days are shorter but the evenings are still warm. Extend the season with flattering candlelight at outdoor cocktail parties. Yes, that’s an order.<p>…

How-To: Alcohol Ink Coasters

Transform plain ceramic tiles into gorgeous yet practical color-saturated works of art with this alcohol ink coasters tutorial that Aly from Artisan des Arts shared on The Crafted Life.

WW1 women at work: In pictures

Red Cross

Alys Fowler: how to repot a houseplant

It was a distraction tactic; I was supposed to be cleaning my house for a guest who would notice if my floor didn't sparkle, but instead I repotted my houseplants. Life is too short to be judged on your housework, but I would hate anyone to notice that my mother-in-law's tongue is less than …

Downsize Me

Giga-living in nano houses<p>FabLab House (635 square feet)<p>Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia and the MIT Center for Bits and Atoms<p>House …

Underwater World: Strange Beauties of the Sea

Tag: Bathrooms

Casa Modesta: A Family House Turned Rural Retreat in Portugal’s Algarve<p>by Alexa Hotz<p>10 Easy Pieces: The Best Water-Conserving Toilets<p>by Janet …

Home Improvement

Tag: DIY

The Cuban Mop: The Near Perfect Cleaning Tool You’ve Never Heard of (and How to Use It)<p>by Justine Hand<p>The New Rusticity: 11 DIY Ways to Use Branches …

DIY: Pressed Seaweed Prints

As a native Cape Codder, I’ve always been fond of seaweed. So when I ran across designer Karen Robertson‘s pressed seaweed DIY on Garden Design, I …

Tag: DIY

Steal This Look: Pastel Bright Bedroom in Paris, DIY Edition<p>by Alexa Hotz<p>8 Easy Low-Cost, Low-Commitment Summer DIY Projects with Painter’s Drop …

Essential Oils

DIY: Repurposing a Vintage Frame

I make an effort to buy as little “new” as possible, and I admit some things are hard to source used. But picture frames? They’re a dime a dozen at …

Ikea Upgrade: The SemiHandmade Kitchen Remodel

LA creative director and designer Sarah Sherman Samuel and her husband, Rupert Samuel, thought nothing of tearing out the cabinets in their LA …

DIY: A Fire Escape-Style Garden

Fire escapes are romantic places; just ask Tony and Maria. Add a splash of greenery in the form of potted plants, and an eyesore becomes an urban …

DIY: Dramatic Floor Stencils

Spotted (and admired) in the showroom of Chairloom in Philadelphia: rough-hewn factory floors embellished with dramatic stencils. Read on to discover …

DIY: Small Space Vegetable Garden

After two years of living in a New York City apartment where the only outdoor space is a fire escape that I've been told not to use unless actually …

Muji Streamlined Translucent Push Pins

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Outbuilding of the Week: Portugal’s Casas Na Areia

Are you the kind of person who defines summer by the feel of sand between your toes? In Portugal, an hour south of Lisbon on the Sado River estuary, …

Safari-Style Camping in Colorado, Glam Bedding Included

It was on a Kenyan safari that the owners of Cresto Ranch in Cresto, a tiny town in southwestern Colorado, figured out a new use for their historic …

Willows

Current Obsessions: Going Abroad

In a few weeks, half the Gardenista team will be on vacation overseas. And the other half? We’re traveling vicariously. Take a look at the …

Red Striped European Grain Sack Pillow

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Hedge Fun: At Home with Garden Designer Deborah Nevins

Every gardener has a signature, and Deborah Nevins’s is the monumental hedge. Her NYC-based landscape design firm Deborah Nevins & Associates deploys …

Southeast Succulents

Southeast Succulents

How to Grow Healthy Succulent Plants

Succulents are booming in popularity for two simple reasons: they are beautiful and nearly indestructible.<p>Technically, a succulent is any plant with …

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How to Make Cuttings From Succulents

Succulent 101

Tips for growing, planting, watering and finding new project inspirations<p>You may have heard that it's impossible to kill succulents. While they are …

Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014: the gardens