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

World History

Alys Fowler: how to repot a houseplant

'Repotting a houseplant offers up new room for roots to roam and a fresh source of food, which also extends the plant's life'<p>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 …

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

Remodeling 101: In Praise of Wall-Mounted Faucets<p>by Barbara Peck<p>Steal This Look: Moody Glamour in a Charleston Master Bath<p>by Alexa Hotz<p>Remodeling …

Kitchens

Tag: DIY

Pop Romance: 11 High/Low Design Ideas to Steal from Hero in Paris<p>by Annie Quigley<p>A Two-Week, $1,000, 500-Square-Foot Rental Overhaul by a Design …

Housekeeping

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 …

Crafting

DIY

DIY: A Homemade Terrazzo Table by Heju of Paris<p>by Margot Guralnick<p>DIY Essential Oils in the Home: Lavender Linen Freshener<p>by Annie Quigley<p>DIY: A Trio …

Housekeeping

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 …

House Design

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 …

Gardening

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 …

Design

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 …

Gardening

Hardscaping 101: Exterior Wooden Shutters

Outdoor shutters that actually work (as opposed to the faux variety) score high in both form and function. Traditionally used to insulate and …

Home Improvement

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, …

Landscaping

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 …

Outdoors

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 …

Little Cargo Container in the Big Woods

A few years ago, a county parks department in Washington state sponsored a contest that sounded like something Amy Poehler would dream up on <i>Parks and</i> …

Amy Poehler

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 …

Landscaping

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 …

Gardening

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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