Garden & Landscapes

The call of the wild is impossible to resist in these patios, backyards, rooftops, and gardens that offer a retreat from the hustle and bustle of city life.

8 Small and Unexpected Garden Oases Hidden in the Middle of Cities
8 Small and Unexpected Garden Oases Hidden in the Middle of Cities
These urban refuges effectively use greenery, water features, and delicate lighting in every inch of their modest spaces to create lush escapes that provide a breath of fresh air...
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A Tiny Backyard Studio in Seattle Filled With Midcentury Finds
A Tiny Backyard Studio in Seattle Filled With Midcentury Finds
A petite outbuilding is exactly what a couple needed for their Seattle property.
 - 8 months ago
Two Tiny Pavilions Respectfully Perch Atop a Lava Flow on Maui
Two Tiny Pavilions Respectfully Perch Atop a Lava Flow on Maui
A pair of tiny pavilions provide an eco-friendly retreat on Maui.
 - 8 months ago
A Steel-and-Glass Addition With a Giant Hangar Door Maximizes Indoor/Outdoor Living
A Steel-and-Glass Addition With a Giant Hangar Door Maximizes Indoor/Outdoor Living
In Chicago's Wicker Park, the conversion of a two-flat Italianate building into a single-family home calls for a modern, steel-and-glass rear addition—complete with a hangar door...
 - 9 months ago
Celebrated Polo Player Nacho Figueras Commissions a Low-Slung, Concrete Stable
Celebrated Polo Player Nacho Figueras Commissions a Low-Slung, Concrete Stable
Buenos Aires-based Estudio Ramos designs a concrete, wood, and iron stable that houses 44 prized horses and melds with the surrounding plains.
 - 9 months ago
A Northern California Winery’s Breathtaking Vistas Are Enhanced by Natural Redwood
A Northern California Winery’s Breathtaking Vistas Are Enhanced by Natural Redwood
An organic winery is complimented by sustainable redwood – a perfect pairing in Northern California wine country.
 - 9 months ago
A Brooklyn-Based Landscape Firm That’s Reshaping New York City’s Green Urban Scene
A Brooklyn-Based Landscape Firm That’s Reshaping New York City’s Green Urban Scene
Based in Brooklyn, New York, Future Green Studio is cultivating beautiful and sustainable landscapes throughout NYC, one underutilized space at a time.
 - 9 months ago
8 of the Best Modern Pools to Dream of Before the End of Summer
8 of the Best Modern Pools to Dream of Before the End of Summer
Cool off and enjoy the last drops of the season with these 8 modern pools we love.
 - 9 months ago
5 Reasons Why Landscaping and Bringing Plants Into Your Home Is So Valuable
5 Reasons Why Landscaping and Bringing Plants Into Your Home Is So Valuable
We may spend the majority of our time inside, but the appeal of the outdoors is always there—and it’s full of surprising benefits you may not even know about.
 - 9 months ago
Celebrate the Last Weekend of Summer With These 25 Picks For an Epic Labor Day
Celebrate the Last Weekend of Summer With These 25 Picks For an Epic Labor Day
Though the idea of summer coming to an end is a sad realization for many of us, there’s one good piece of news—Labor Day weekend festivities are approaching.
 - 9 months ago
8 Modern Solariums and Sun-Drenched Spaces
8 Modern Solariums and Sun-Drenched Spaces
By definition, a solarium is a glass-enclosed space that's designed to let natural light stream in.
 - 9 months ago
Top 4 Homes of the Week With Impressive Backyards
Top 4 Homes of the Week With Impressive Backyards
Whether you have a small deck in the city or a massive pool in the suburbs, having a standout backyard can be a game changer for any modern dwelling.
 - 9 months ago
Spotlight on the Midcentury Design Duo Who Invented the Term Indoor/Outdoor Living
Spotlight on the Midcentury Design Duo Who Invented the Term Indoor/Outdoor Living
Midcentury design duo Hendrik Van Keppel and Taylor Green set an enduring standard for modern outdoor furniture.
 - 9 months ago
How to Build an Outdoor Shower
How to Build an Outdoor Shower
There's still enough time this summer to do a little DIY and build an outdoor shower in your yard.
 - 9 months ago
Top 5 Homes of the Week With Incredible Outdoor Spaces
Top 5 Homes of the Week With Incredible Outdoor Spaces
Ah, sweet sweet summertime. What better way to sit back and relax, than enjoying an epic patio, roof, or backyard.
 - 10 months ago
A Laser-Cut Pergola Completes a Tranquil Garden in L.A. That’s Perfect For Entertaining
A Laser-Cut Pergola Completes a Tranquil Garden in L.A. That’s Perfect For Entertaining
A laser-cut metal pergola anchors a tranquil garden near Los Angeles.
 - 10 months ago
Explore the World of Exteriors With 25 Innovative Outdoor Furnishings
Explore the World of Exteriors With 25 Innovative Outdoor Furnishings
Merging material research and the art of industrial design unleashes the possibilities for striking outdoor furniture.
 - 10 months ago
3 New York City Residential Projects That Feature DIY Urban Gardens
3 New York City Residential Projects That Feature DIY Urban Gardens
DIY vegetable gardens are popping up in some of New York City’s hottest new residential projects.
 - a year ago
Le Haut Perché Offers Free Shelter For Hikers in the Rustic Countryside of Bordeaux
Le Haut Perché Offers Free Shelter For Hikers in the Rustic Countryside of Bordeaux
Studio Weave designed this hiker's shelter in collaboration with the French studio Bruit du Frigo and fabricator Zébra3, establishing a walking route through an idyllic region of...
 - 10 months ago
An Enormous Bay Area Eichler Asks $1.45M
An Enormous Bay Area Eichler Asks $1.45M
Own your very own super-sized Eichler home in Walnut Creek, California.
 - 10 months ago
7 Alpine Holiday Chalets in Switzerland
7 Alpine Holiday Chalets in Switzerland
If you enjoy skiing and snow-capped mountains, then a vacation in the Swiss Alps has your name written all over it.
 - a year ago
Take a Step Through 20 Huge Modern Doors
Take a Step Through 20 Huge Modern Doors
From wall-sized swinging doors to two-story roll-ups, these portals help you make a big entrance.
 - a year ago
Echoing the Surrounding Cliffs With a Zigzag Roof, This Maui Home Asks $2.4M
Echoing the Surrounding Cliffs With a Zigzag Roof, This Maui Home Asks $2.4M
This clifftop residence, designed to nestle into the environment, boasts a wall of windows that showcases spectacular ocean views.
 - a year ago
9 Modern Maldivian Resorts With Spectacular Overwater Villas
9 Modern Maldivian Resorts With Spectacular Overwater Villas
A dream destination for anyone who loves the island life, the Maldives, which is made up of 26 ring-shaped atolls, is home to more than 1,000 coral islands surrounded by crystal...
 - a year ago
A Camping Village in South Korea Draws Inspiration From an Iconic Fairy Tale
A Camping Village in South Korea Draws Inspiration From an Iconic Fairy Tale
A local nature enthusiast in the Gyeonggi province sets up a cafe and cabin retreat to combat a diminishing forest.
 - a year ago
8 Ways to Renovate an Airstream
8 Ways to Renovate an Airstream
The iconic, and slightly atomic, form of the shiny silver Airstream is embedded in our cultural and design milieu.
 - a year ago
10 Ways to Create an Uplifting Vertical Garden
10 Ways to Create an Uplifting Vertical Garden
Creating a living green wall, also known as a vertical garden, is a refreshing, innovative, and eco-friendly way to bring color and life to your home or business.
 - a year ago
Shop 20 Products That Will Make This Fourth of July the Best Ever
Shop 20 Products That Will Make This Fourth of July the Best Ever
With just two weeks away until July 4, the days keep heating up while the pool and grill beckon.
 - a year ago
On the Market For $4.5M, This Venice Beach Compound Captures the Essence of Indoor-Outdoor Living
On the Market For $4.5M, This Venice Beach Compound Captures the Essence of Indoor-Outdoor Living
Situated on a sprawling 10,998 square-foot lot—only a mile from the beach and within walking distance to the stores and restaurants of Abbott Kinney and Rose Avenue—this premium...
 - a year ago
Snøhetta Designs a New Riverwalk That Will Bring Public Access to Oregon City's Willamette Falls
Snøhetta Designs a New Riverwalk That Will Bring Public Access to Oregon City's Willamette Falls
For over a century, the breathtaking Willamette Falls—the second largest waterfall by volume in North America, and located less than an hour away from Portland, Oregon—has been...
 - a year ago