home: found this [ faux house plant ]
Not feeling very green fingered? Or just can’t cope with remembering to care for so many house plants? Boost up your interior greenery with faux plants. It adds colour and texture to a room, and there’s no worry about taking care of them.
We love this trailing string of pearls from TKMaxx for just £14.99, ready styled in its own concrete pot.
home: made [ plant ladder ]
With more and more of us indulging in the live if plants it is no suprise we find ourselves struggling for that last piece of shelf space or window sill.
Avoid the drama by creating your own plant ladder. A low level stand which can house a selection of your favourite plants.
Using some basic tools and pine board, follow a great tutorial at themerrythought.com and make a fab new plant storage solution.
home: favourite thing [ bookshelf ]
We are absolutely loving the simplicity and great design of this little Lita Bookshelf from Urban Outfitters for £299.
Fill with books or pretty things collected. Display your favourite items or use the handy open design to stack up your urban jungle of indoor planting as it allows plenty of light to every shelf .
home: nice price [ bamboo planter ]
Hard to resist, at just £16, Matalan have come up trumps with this bamboo planter with tripod legs. With a vintage nod, it’s a great little piece of homeware to add some fresh greenery to a room.
home: made [ wooden succulent holder ]
To create a cute wooden succulent holder, follow this great DIY tutorial from Walnut Hollow.
You just need a few materials to create this plant holder and can choose a size and shape according to your needs or what is available.
Find a ready made hexagon wooden shelf unit as your base. Try Wish, JYSK, or Amazon .
home: event [ terrarium workshop ]
This September book a space at one of Heals terrarium workshops and create a wonderful table centrepiece.
Hosted in Heals, Tottenham Court Road, London you will learn the history and science behind terrarium building and then get the chance to make your own from scratch.
All materials are provided [ from £40 ]
Head to heals.com for dates
home: favourite thing [ planter ]
Add a dash of gold into a room with this gorgeous planter with stand from Zara.
It perfectly allows you to have both more plants (which is always a benefit) as well as bringing metallics to a room which is a stylish touch of colour to an interior
Shop this £49.99 planter and other lovely homeware from Zara.
home: featured [ Botany ]
Founded in 2014, this gorgeous plant & lifestyle store can be found in Hackney, London.
Botany is primarily a store to get your hands on some lovely houseplants and succulents, but you can also choose from handmade ceramics to put them in, plus a collection of skincare and clothing.
Botany champion’s independant designers and makers and also hosts seasonal workshops. It’s a must-visit shop if you are in the area.
Head to botanyshop.co.uk to explore more.
home: favourite thing [ plant stands ]
If you are looking for an fun and quirky way to hold you indoor plants, then look no further. These terracotta plant stands look gorgeous and will add interest to any room.
Available in two sizes, why not grab your self one of each to have next to each other. Or mix with other pots and planters in an arrangement.
roseandgrey.co.uk [ £26.95 / £34.95 ]
home: made [ DIY macrame workshop ]
There’s many many tutorials online but there’s nothing better than being taught in person, shown how to make and create and having the support and guidance if you make mistakes.
If you’re in the Cumbria area, why not try ByMe ‘s workshops – there is a macrame workshop class on Thursday 15th February at the Lingholm Estate and there’s still places available!
Book now HERE
Full details ;
Come and join us and make your very own macrame plant hanger in the beautifully restored greenhouse, amongst the stunning surroundings of The Lingholm Estate.
Learn a variety of macrame techniques, from choosing your cord, making some basic knots (and more complicated ones if you fancy!) to hanging your favourite plant in it at home.
All materials and equipment will be provided plus delicious tea and cake from the Lingholm Kitchen.
This course is suitable for anyone-there are limited spaces available so book now and have a go!
The course will be held at:
The Lingholm Estate
Keswick CA12 5TZ