Gardens

The Making Of The Central Park Horse Show

The Central Park Horse Show is in full swing, and with Manhattan's movers and shakers all gathered in one spot, it's clear this isn't just any horse show. From tree house viewing platforms to majestic horse topiaries and a posh VIP tent, the event doesn't hold back on extravagance. Now in its second year, and after an elegant "50 Shades of Green" theme at last year's inaugural show, the design bar was set high.
10 Stylish Ways Readers Welcomed Spring
10 Stylish Ways Readers Welcomed Spring
View this post on Instagram Spring has Sprung! @verandamag #31daysofflowers beautifully photographed by @maggiemudd A post shared by Alicia Jayne Florals (@aliciajayneflorals) on Mar 31, 2014 at 12:59pm PDT View this post on Instagram #spring #bouquet #citrus #lilac #hyacinth #tulips #viburnum #garden #roses #fragrance #lillabello A post shared by LILLA BELLO (@lilla_bello) on Feb 7, 2014 at 10:31am PST View this post on Instagram Loving this citrus sherbet palette…Happy Thursday everyone!
12 Reasons to Start An Indoor Garden
12 Reasons to Start An Indoor Garden
&Bull; Teach the future generations: Our children can learn where food comes from by growing our own. • Keep climate change at bay: Urban greening is responsible for reducing urban heat island effect by as much as 20%. • Strengthen neighborhood bonds: Urban gardening builds communities, good will, economic growth and bio diversity.
The 24th Annual Antiques and Garden Show of Nashville
The 24th Annual Antiques and Garden Show of Nashville
Courtesy of the Antiques and Garden Show Facebook page Veranda is pleased to be a sponsor of the highly anticipated 2014 Antiques and Garden Show of Nashville. Celebrating its 24 th year, the show will welcome world-renowned interior designers and British royalty to The Music City Center for an exhibition and shopping opportunity with over 150 extraordinary antique, art and horticultural dealers.
4 Beautiful Garden Design Ideas From William Shakespeare
4 Beautiful Garden Design Ideas From William Shakespeare
Beautiful garden design doesn't go out of style. There's no better example of this than the grounds William Shakespeare tended to himself more than 400 years ago. From Avon to Stratford, the gardens the playwright grew up in and explored continue to inspire both avid gardeners and casual observers to this day.
8 Gardening Apps Any Green Thumb Should Know
8 Gardening Apps Any Green Thumb Should Know
Gardening is supposed to be a time to unplug from the tech-heavy world we live in. And while that may be true to an extent, putting your phone to work for you and your garden can actually make the experience less stressful and your greenery more healthy. Capital Garden Services and Tech Geek 365 are here to help you weed through the options, compiling a list of the only 8 gardening apps you really need.
Al Fresco Brunch At An Event Designer's Georgia Home Is As Enchanting As They Come
Al Fresco Brunch At An Event Designer's Georgia Home Is As Enchanting As They Come
The gardens at Redwine Plantation, the 1841 farm 30 minutes southwest of Atlanta where event designer Keith Robinson lives, stretch across 12 acres and contain a seemingly endless array of fragrant bowers that transform into romantic backdrops for Robinson's lush art de vivre . "I purposely envisioned different staging areas for outdoor entertaining," he says.
Camille Styles Shares Her Tips For Creating The Perfect Fall Bouquet
Camille Styles Shares Her Tips For Creating The Perfect Fall Bouquet
When I was growing up, one of our family's favorite things to do on a crisp autumn day was go for a nature walk, admiring the splendor of the changing leaves, the rich display of fall flowers, and the pumpkins and gourds dotting neighbors' front porches. We'd inevitably come home with a few treasures- an unusually shaped acorn or a few especially vibrant leaves- and my mom would teach us about the different trees and flowers.
A DIY Garden Design That Creates A Luxurious Space In A Few Simple Steps
A DIY Garden Design That Creates A Luxurious Space In A Few Simple Steps
Lush, green outdoor space is the ideal personal retreat, and nobody knows that better than interior designer Megan Pflug. "I live in a small house, but being on the first floor I'm blessed with a tiny garden that makes up for what I lose out on with square footage inside," she told One Kings Lane. "It truly feels like my personal oasis, especially now as summer's taking off.
Explore The White House Rose Garden Through Jackie Kennedy Onassis's Eyes
Explore The White House Rose Garden Through Jackie Kennedy Onassis's Eyes
Since its redesign in 1962, the White House's Rose Garden has become almost as iconic as the couple that created it, President John F. Kennedy and his wife, Jacqueline. Though the White House has changed hands numerous times since the Kennedy Administration, the Rose Garden has remained a beloved fixture on the grounds.
Gardening Is More Relaxing Than You Ever Knew
Gardening Is More Relaxing Than You Ever Knew
Spending time in the garden is a great escape from the hustle and bustle of daily life. But when it's 11:45pm on a Tuesday night and you just can't shake the stress of your day, digging around in your rose garden isn't exactly…reasonable. That's where Viridi comes in, a new video game from Ice Water Games that's based on gardening.
How to Host a Gorgeous Spring Gathering
How to Host a Gorgeous Spring Gathering
With the official start of spring and the effects of daylight savings starting to be more noticeable, we're so ready to get back outside and savor the new season. Whether your calendar includes hosting an Easter luncheon or just having friends over to partake of some farmers'-market bounty, channel the spirit of springtime with a simple yet stunning table setting.
How To Make Your Favorite Summer Flowers Last Through Fall
How To Make Your Favorite Summer Flowers Last Through Fall
If you love flowers but hate how quickly they fade, meet Jessica Pezalla. The Bramble Workshop artist and display designer, who has devised window displays for Anthropologie and Hermès, has perfected the art of flower arranging…with paper. Pezalla's florals are not your typical DIY creations. They truly resemble real flowers, and would easily fool the eyes of your dinner party guests.