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Where There’s Muck There’s Brass

Since writing last week about the very inspiring book At Home With Plants, I’ve been on the hunt for some brass planters. I’m determined to cultivate some green fingers and I loved the way the brass pots shone out on that black mantelpiece. Metallics are on trend (and brass is rapidly taking…

Book Review: At Home with Plants

There’s no escaping it. Plants in the home are the biggest interiors trend since the 1970’s and if you haven’t noticed yet, where have you been? Certainly not scrolling through Instagram or Pinterest, where every single mouth-watering image is filled with giant fiddle leaf figs, baskets of trailing greenery,…

Book Review: House of Plants

Just as I was beginning to reconcile myself to the fact that I can’t have house plants at home, along comes a book that tells me I can. House of Plants by Caro Langton and Rose Ray is a practical and beautiful guide to how to love and care for…