Outdoor living spaces have come a long way from the days when
DIY: Furniture Makeovers
I'm obsessed with making-over old, worn out furniture. It's amazing how almost any old piece can be totally transformed with new paint, hard...
New Year Encouragement, Smart Ass, Garden Trends
The years seem to fly by and here we are with another one at our doorstep. Cynthia Brian offers quips and tips from several of her favorite sources to bring you a year filled with joy and fulfillme…
DIY outdoor garden ideas
Design tips for interior designers of furniture
These design tips are great for interior designers or for clients looking to update their furniture, paint, wallpaper, comforters, accessories on the crystal coast. We serve all surrounding areas which include Morehead city, Atlantic Beach, Emerald Isle, and New Bern. We pride ourselves in our design tips and offer complementary design services.
Garden furniture trends & design ideas
Learn how to embrace the garden furniture trends this year with help from Homebase. Discover our top trends and shop our range online today. Read now.
How to Grow a Butterfly Garden
A gardening expert gives advice on creating a pollinating garden that will attract beautiful butterflies
How To Design A Garden
Not everyone has a green thumb but this doesn't mean the rest of us should give up the idea of having a beautiful garden altogether. Maybe all you need are a fe
Trends in Garden Furniture That You Will Love
Interior designers and architects are coming up with various types of patios and backyard designs.
10 Breathtaking Gardens
Garden Trends for 2019
“Great things are not accomplished by those who yield to trends, fads, and popular opinion.” Jack Kerouac I’ll never forget how excited my Mother was to play “Vanna” alongside Pat Sajak on the TV hit, Wheel of Fortune. It was the first time in the thirty plus years of the show that anyone stepped into Vanna's beautiful shoes to wave bye-bye, and at 87 years young, my Mom definitely had a reason to gloat. Mom never owned a computer nor even knew what…
What to Expect in 2019 Gardens
“Great things are not accomplished by those who yield to trends, fads, and popular opinion.” Jack Kerouac I’ll never forget how excited my Mother was to play “Vanna” alongside Pat Sajak on the TV h…
A springtime of ideas for the garden, ho
A springtime of ideas for the garden, how to enrich yourself by creating more alone time and the benefits of flexible working hours on StarStyle-be the Star You Are! with Goddess Gardener Cynthia B…
10 Simple Tips for a Successful Vegetable Garden
Growing your own food successfully is a constant process of learning which techniques work best for you and your plants. Often simple bits of advice from oth...
5 Outdoor Decorating Rules to Live By
On a gorgeous Spring day, there's nothing more luxurious than enjoying the sunshine and fresh air, but before you can do that, you've got to get your outdoor room in order. We think of decorating outdoor rooms like you would your living room -- comfortable seating, a tight grouping of furniture, fluffy pillows, and enough side tables for guests to put down a drink. While you're decorating your porch or patio, follow these simple decorating rules to create the ultimate outdoor retreat. 1…
Garden Furniture Ideas: The New Design Trends For 2019
The new garden furniture trends for 2019 are reminiscent of the interior design. Through high-quality materials and modern designs, they are particularly
String Gardens: A Great Way to Fit an Indoor Garden into the Smallest of Spaces
Clean & dirty produce, trends for garden
Clean & dirty produce, trends for gardeners, May Magic with Goddess Gardener, Cynthia Brian in Lamorinda Weekly.
How to Design a Garden for Native Bees
Create a garden that not only looks beautiful but also nurtures native bees — and helps other wildlife in the process
10 Sustainable Garden Products for a More Earth-Friendly Garden
Can your garden be kinder to the earth? From the materials your raised beds are built from to the fertilizers you use, there's room for improvement to achieve an earth-friendly garden