A stylishly photographed guide to creating lush, layered, dramatic little gardens no matter the size of your available space--an urban patio, a tiny backyard, or even just a pot by your door. Petite gardens align with the movement to live smaller and create a life with less stuff and more room for living. But a more eco-friendly and efficient space doesn't have to sacrifice style. In Small Garden Style, garden designer Isa Hendry Eaton and lifestyle writer Jennifer Blaise Kramer show you how to use good design to create a joyful, elegant, and exciting yet compact outdoor living space for entertaining or relaxing. A style quiz helps you focus in on your own personal garden style, be it traditional, modern, colourful, eclectic, minimalist, or globally inspired, then utilise every inch of your yard by considering the horizontal, vertical, and overhead spaces. You'll learn how to design stunning planters and container gardens using succulents, grasses, vibrant-coloured pots, and more. Hendry Eaton and Blaise Kramer recommend their favourite plants and decor for small gardens, along with lawn alternatives and inspiration for making garden accents such as a fire pit, front door wreath, instant mini orchard, boulder birdbath, patterned vines, perfumed wall, and faux fountain with cascading plants. However small your garden, Small Garden Style will transform it into a magical, modern outdoor oasis.
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Eaton, Isa Hendry, 1976-
Small garden style : a design guide for outdoor rooms and containers / Isa Hendry Eaton & Jennifer Blaise Kramer ; photography by Leela Cyd.
California ; New York : Ten Speed Press, 
185 pages : colour illustrations ; 24 cm.
Find your small garden style -- Small garden design school -- Small garden floors, walls, and ceilings -- Top-to-bottom plant selection -- Container gardens -- Designer tool kit.
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Kramer, Jennifer Blaise, 1978-
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