12 Best Interior Design Books

Susan Howell

Looking for design inspiration? With the ubiquitousness of online interior-design sources, it’s easy to comb through, say, thousands of wallpaper options in just a few minutes, but it can also be the equivalent of turning on a firehose to water a single seedling. The best interior design books, on the […]

Plants that will beautify fall and winter gardens

Susan Howell

Comment on this story Comment Just for the reason that temperatures are dipping in lots of sections of the United States doesn’t indicate your back garden has to die. Planting chilly-tolerant foliage in your beds or containers can add months of colour and desire to your garden, whilst also offering […]

Look inside Nemo’s Garden, a surreal underwater farm

Susan Howell

An hour’s drive from Genoa in northwestern Italy, off the coast of the picturesque village of Noli, nine transparent plastic bubbles appear to hover underwater—their trapped air fragrant with the scent of herbs. The installation, known as Nemo’s Garden, is an experiment meant to test the viability of underwater greenhouses. […]