14 Ways to Create an Inviting Backyard Getaway
Transform your backyard into a place of escape where you can unwind, enjoy some fresh air, and have fun with friends and family. To foster an inviting atmosphere, combine outdoor furniture, decor, landscaping, and other elements that suit your style and needs. Try these ideas to turn your backyard into a relaxing outdoor oasis.
Let our editor introduce you to the June issue and our Top 100 Interior Designers 2019
The June issue of House & Garden is out now, featuring our annual list of The Top 100 Interior Designers, as well as the Top 25 Garden Designers.
Chalkland Farm Gardens - Gallery - Garden Design
In this garden, just 40 minutes from London, Jinny Blom converted a neglected hilltop farm into a garden of exquisitely designed rooms with an astonishing grand finale, overlooking a wide valley in the high chalklands.
One thing that my friends, family and house could tell you is this: I have quite a penchant for topiaries. I don't discriminate - real or artificial - I love them all. While the longest lifespan has only been about a year, they are always worth the effort. I will re-plant it, spray it with insect spray, douse it with soapy water, add fertilizer - or any combination of the above. The nice lady at the nursery told me to bring it into the shower with me once a month. (Don't judge me, I actually…