A plant stand as a bedside table, anyone? And how about a preview of Ikea’s spring kitchen accessories collection? This week, Michelle and crew have been celebrating the Cook’s Garden, but there’s also plenty of takeaway for design hounds who like a bit of indoor greenery.
- What does Barefoot Contessa Ina Garten’s Hamptons Backyard look like? Yes, she grows her own ingredients–and has some enviable hangout spots, too. Take a tour in this week’s Garden Visit.
- Inspired now to plant some seeds? See Gardening 101: How to Sprout a Seed (in Winter) and consider the 135 Rare Heirloom Varieties from Jardin Co.; Rouge d’Hiver lettuce shown here. Or how about Growing Your Own Countertop Microgreens?
- For instant gratification: a potted Norfolk pine on the porch and a plant cutting in a vase. LA jewelry design Kathleen Whitaker’s house and garden are filled with inspiring ideas.
- More January garden tips? Go to Curb Appeal: 11 Ways to Make Your House Look Great in Winter.