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Succulents are hot right now, as is the practice of hacking standard kit furniture into customized decor. This project combines these two trends in one half-day project. Give an inexpensive outdoor...
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A sturdy kiosk provides a platform for sharing excess produce and seeds and works especially well for community gardens. It provides a way station for an overabundance—such as tomatoes or zucchinis—...
Two 4×4 posts provide a sturdy support for the kiosk. Secure the posts in quick-set concrete and join with horizontal boards, creating a spot for the bulletin board. Two rectangles—...
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Capture the elegance of the season by mixing pinecones and branches gathered from your backyard with blooms from the florist shop. Fashion these woodsy winter floral displays in creative containers...
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Spring-flowering bulbs, including hyacinths and paperwhite narcissus, can be tricked into flowering indoors during winter. Make it your new fun annual ritual. Or make it a gift that will bloom...
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Evergreens have classic good looks all year long, and with a lantern, those good looks continue into the evening. Plant a slow-growing combo of dwarf spruce and false cypress, then add the amber glow...
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Take heart from Illinois artist Catherine Grunewald, an avid collector who arranges her garden in lovingly designed vignettes. Follow her tips to create “organized clutter” with your own vintage...
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Tiny terrariums can condense big concepts into small spaces. The plant ingredients and figurines are personal, but the procedure for creating the base and inserting the elements remains the same....
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Inspired by the art found in nature, this wall-mount frame provides a place to showcase a collection of textural and colorful botanical objects. Take a stroll in your garden or neighborhood to gather...
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Inspired by the proliferation of pumpkin patches that draw crowds of autumn visitors across the country, we offer a selection of recipes perfectly suited to make those pumpkins a tasty reminder of...
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There are many things to love about autumn: plump pumpkins, hot apple cider, friendly hayrides, trees aflame in golds and reds, cool days—and even cooler nights. To celebrate the best of the season...

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