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“Summertime and the Living’s Easy…” | Tips for Entertaining Outdoors

When I think of summer I imagine cool salty breezes on bright sunny days infused with the scent of cocoa butter. I close my eyes and can hear the sounds of splashing and laughter, while visualizing myself lounging poolside with a tropical drink in hand. I anticipate balmy evenings spent on the patio with family [...]

Outdoor Garden Furniture – How to Care for Metal Frame Furniture

There are many different types of materials available when choosing outdoor furniture. In my last blog I explained the versatility of Teak and how the finished look is dependent on how it is maintained. If Teak is not your style, framed metal furniture is another beautiful choice that will last for years when cared for [...]

2019-07-24T08:23:29-08:00By |Patio|1 Comment

These are a few of my favorite things…

By Creative Director, Eric Cortina William Yeoward Crystal Vase I personally collect these beautiful vases, and somehow, I feel flowers always look better when arranged in these vases. Yeoward bases his crystal designs on 18th and 19th century patterns but gives each vase an updated more modern approach. [...]

Eat • Live • Learn Garden

Eat • Live • Learn • Garden Roger’s Gardens School Garden Program Roger’s Gardens believes in helping young people understand the importance of fresh, healthy homegrown vegetables, herbs and fruits. Roger’s Gardens will provide unlimited plants and supplies to Newport Beach Public Elementary Schools to assist them in engaging [...]

2019-04-24T09:54:48-08:00By |Earth Day|0 Comments

A Plant Buying Trip with Design in Mind

by Kathleen Nestell, Original Designs Living Arrangements Designer If a picture is worth a thousand words, I could write several books based on the inspiration I received from the photographs I snapped while on one of our most recent [...]

Natural Beauty – 2019 Home Décor Trend

Crystals and stones have been used to decorate and embellish interiors for centuries.  Whether they are appreciated for their natural beauty, or for the meditative qualities they possess, crystals have drawn the attention of artisans who utilize their unique qualities. Amethyst Since ancient times, purple has been the [...]

2019-04-04T10:09:47-08:00By |Home Decor|0 Comments

Beach Bungalow Blues – 2019 Home Décor Trend

Capturing the feel of the west coast, this style of décor brings the outdoors in and provides a casual approach to indoor living.  Natural materials, a soothing color palette and an attractive mix of patterns makes this décor so appealing. Artisan Glass Vases These handcrafted vases have captured [...]

2019-04-04T10:10:11-08:00By |Home Decor|0 Comments

Huntington’s 100th

Huntington's 100th Supporting the Centennial of the world famous Huntington Library and Gardens in San Marino, CA. Bred by rosarian Tom Carruth, curator of the Huntington's Rose collection. this old-fashioned rose is a soft pastel yellow touched with a blush of orchid pink and cream, with a powerful fragrance reminiscent of citrus blossoms [...]