A Zen Halloween? Allow Gardenista to show you the way. This week, as we’ve been celebrating Japanese interiors, the Gardenista team has been all about bonsai and bamboo (and pumpkins, too).
- Ready to talk to miniature trees? Meredith gets the low-down on bonsai for beginners in Ask the Expert, and Cheryl presents a DIY No-Fuss Bonsai. Had in mind something a bit bigger? See 10 Garden Ideas to Steal from Japan.
- “No offense to gnomes or pagodas, but for something more profound in your garden, consider a sculpture in the style of Isamu Noguchi,” writes Cheryl. Where to find that perfect abstract statement? See this week’s 10 Easy Pieces.
- Actor Vincent Kartheiser–Mad Men’s Pete Campbell–is known for the stylishly compact LA quarters he keeps, complete with Japanese courtyard garden. In Designer Visit: A Man Man’s $800K Hollywood Hideaway take a look at his just-sold mini compound.