Makeover: A City Backyard Becomes A Cool Summer Hangout
This dreamy garden has all of the essentials for alfresco entertaining: a spacious pool, firepit, bar and more!
20 Things That Make Regular Gardens Look Luxe
Your outdoor space doesn't have to be huge to convey a sense of luxury!
A Landscape Designer Shares Her Tips For Creating A Dreamy City Backyard
“It’s much harder working on my own garden,” says landscape designer Meredyth Hilton of Toronto firm Artistic Gardens. Especially so when your vision is a colorful perennial garden designed to attract birds and bees. “Perennial gardens are high-maintenance, but they have big rewards,” she says. For…
30 Charming Country Gardens To Inspire Your Own
Bring the wild look of the countryside to your backyard.
15 Gardening Accessories To Help You Get Your Grow On
As the weather warms up, we’re feeling inspired to start delving into our garden beds. To kick off the season of planting, pruning and propagating, we’ve compiled the chicest gardening accessories that are anything but your grandma’s garden shears. From a wide-brimmed straw hat by French label Jacquemus to a…
Escape To Gorgeous City Gardens In The New Book, Green
Whether your outdoor space is a roof terrace, balcony, small backyard or patio, Ula Maria‘s new book, Green: Simple Ideas for Small Outdoor Spaces, takes a fresh look at creating a city garden. The book approaches creating a dreamy outdoor oasis…
Cottages & Country
H&H’s Designers Of The Year, Les Ensembliers, Show Us Their Lush Garden
You'll fall in love with the stunning property, anchored by two old apple trees.
Tour An Italian-Inspired Terrace Tucked Away In The City
This outdoor oasis is reminiscent of dining alfresco among cypress and citrus trees in Tuscany.
This TV Executive’s Backyard Is Reminiscent Of A French Courtyard
Film and TV executive Jennifer Stewart tell us why this is her favorite room. “Because it’s a small space, I wanted our backyard to be like a French courtyard instead of having grass and garden beds. It works beautifully for entertaining. We have our Thanksgiving dinner outside at the long table,…
25+ Ways To Refresh Your Garden This Summer
These lush spaces are the epitome of garden goals.
This Lush West Coast Garden Doubles As An Enchanted Forest
See how the landscaping bridges the existing garden with the home’s mid-century architecture.
25+ Secret Gardens Hiding In City Spaces
Turn a postage-stamp backyard into a world of wonder.
Decorating & Design
This Tranquil Country Garden Is The Perfect Peaceful Retreat
“We all need fresh air and sunshine,” says landscape architect Inese Bite. She gets plenty of both when minding the two-hectare property at her country home in Creemore, Ontario. As one of the founders of Vertechs Design, Inese spent 36 years spearheading landscape architecture projects in facilities from school campuses to commercial…
How To Create A French Country-Inspired Garden
Get inspired by visionary gardener Thomas Hobbs' outdoor space inspired by Provence.
Why These 10 Bee-Friendly Plants Are Important For Your Garden
One out of every three bites of food that we eat is made possible by pollinators like honey bees. Raymond Carriere, founding president of Communities in Bloom and a former park ranger, says that wasps are the aggressive stingers, not bees. “I wouldn’t put my hand in…