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MilkWeed: Go Green During Winter with Terrariums

MilkWeed: Go Green During Winter with Terrariums

As green leaves turn brown and the sky more gray than blue, it's a good time to think of saving a little summer green for the indoors via te…
Milkweed: Park Dweller or Beach Bum? There’s Only One Answer if You’re a Fan of Green

Milkweed: Park Dweller or Beach Bum? There’s Only One Answer if You’re a Fan of Green

Downtown Los Angeles just got a lot greener, and is the perfect example of why I’ll take a sea of green over the ocean blue any day. Still…
MilkWeed: The Best Green at Dwell on Design

MilkWeed: The Best Green at Dwell on Design

Dwell on Design at the Los Angeles Convention Center was back June 22-24, 2012 for its annual show – larger and better than ever. It&#…
MilkWeed: Succulent Tapestry Lawn

MilkWeed: Succulent Tapestry Lawn

Most seasons, the natural hillsides of Los Angeles can be downright barren. Brown and dusty, what one wouldn’t give for the pop of col…
MilkWeed: Spring Greens

MilkWeed: Spring Greens

Each year about this time I get the bug. I wander on Saturdays through all nurseries near my house, from Home Depot to the neighborhood mom …
MilkWeed: Color Fields – The Landscape of the Saguaro Palm Springs

MilkWeed: Color Fields – The Landscape of the Saguaro Palm Springs

If you’ve been in Target or Gap lately, you’ll know that bright colors are back this season. So the new Joie de Vivre hotel, The Saguaro…
MilkWeed: The Eames – Alive and Well and Green

MilkWeed: The Eames – Alive and Well and Green

On my first academic trip to Los Angeles over ten years ago I visited the Eames House in Pacific Palisades. Frozen in time, preserved in the…
MilkWeed: Greening Your Modern (mini) Home

MilkWeed: Greening Your Modern (mini) Home

I have a new obsession, perhaps stemming from architecture school and years of making my designs in small scale, but lately I’m so ob…
MilkWeed: Blank Slate – Garden Walls

MilkWeed: Blank Slate – Garden Walls

This is all I can show you of my garden wall. The embarrassingly sparse, white, windowless stucco back wall of my 60s modern box house has s…
MilkWeed: Plants Need Not All Be Green

MilkWeed: Plants Need Not All Be Green

Editor’s note: Please welcome our newest contributor, Kara Bartelt of kara b. studio and toHOLD. She will be taking over the MilkWeed colu…
MilkWeed: Greening The Big Day

MilkWeed: Greening The Big Day

Tend design by Sarah Yates Photography Your wedding is a sacred event. When you finally make it to your nuptials, the last thing you should …
MilkWeed: It’s All In The Details

MilkWeed: It’s All In The Details

As Springs springs, I feel like a enraptured kid seeing things for the very first time. Like really SEEING, and with all my senses…. c…
MilkWeed: Inspiratu

MilkWeed: Inspiratu

Last week I was creatively constipated. Sorry to be crass but that’s exactly how it can feel, no? When this happens I embark on a now-…
MilkWeed: Planter Passion

MilkWeed: Planter Passion

An architectural, clean-lined vessel is key for plantscaping our modern digs. No need for our containers to compete with their contents so l…
MilkWeed: Plant Porn

MilkWeed: Plant Porn

For those of you who fancy yourself a card-carrying plant nerd (or aspire to be one), allow me to sing the praises of some truly geek-worthy…
MilkWeed: Tilly Tribute

MilkWeed: Tilly Tribute

Prior to 1974, the US had never seen the likes of a Tillandsia air plant. These fascinating sea-like creatures are all the rage these days a…
MilkWeed: Go Green During Winter with Terrariums

MilkWeed: Go Green During Winter with Terrariums

As green leaves turn brown and the sky more gray than blue, it's a good time to think of saving a little summer green for the indoors via te…
Milkweed: Park Dweller or Beach Bum? There’s Only One Answer if You’re a Fan of Green

Milkweed: Park Dweller or Beach Bum? There’s Only One Answer if You’re a Fan of Green

Downtown Los Angeles just got a lot greener, and is the perfect example of why I’ll take a sea of green over the ocean blue any day. Still…
MilkWeed: The Best Green at Dwell on Design
MilkWeed: The Best Green at Dwell on Design
MilkWeed: Succulent Tapestry Lawn
MilkWeed: Succulent Tapestry Lawn
MilkWeed: Spring Greens
MilkWeed: Spring Greens
MilkWeed: Color Fields – The Landscape of the Saguaro Palm Springs

MilkWeed: Color Fields – The Landscape of the Saguaro Palm Springs

If you’ve been in Target or Gap lately, you’ll know that bright colors are back this season. So the new Joie de Vivre hotel, The Saguaro…
MilkWeed: The Eames – Alive and Well and Green
MilkWeed: The Eames – Alive and Well and Green
MilkWeed: Greening Your Modern (mini) Home
MilkWeed: Greening Your Modern (mini) Home
MilkWeed: Blank Slate – Garden Walls
MilkWeed: Blank Slate – Garden Walls
MilkWeed: Plants Need Not All Be Green

MilkWeed: Plants Need Not All Be Green

Editor’s note: Please welcome our newest contributor, Kara Bartelt of kara b. studio and toHOLD. She will be taking over the MilkWeed colu…
MilkWeed: Greening The Big Day

MilkWeed: Greening The Big Day

Tend design by Sarah Yates Photography Your wedding is a sacred event. When you finally make it to your nuptials, the last thing you should …
MilkWeed: It’s All In The Details
MilkWeed: It’s All In The Details
MilkWeed: Inspiratu
MilkWeed: Inspiratu
MilkWeed: Planter Passion
MilkWeed: Planter Passion
MilkWeed: Plant Porn

MilkWeed: Plant Porn

For those of you who fancy yourself a card-carrying plant nerd (or aspire to be one), allow me to sing the praises of some truly geek-worthy…
MilkWeed: Tilly Tribute

MilkWeed: Tilly Tribute

Prior to 1974, the US had never seen the likes of a Tillandsia air plant. These fascinating sea-like creatures are all the rage these days a…

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