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Good, Bitter, Best

That empty window sill that needs colour – bitter aloes are a fab eccentric choice

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Build Your Own Pergola

A simple wooden structure can bring your garden to life and create a peaceful pause area

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Lush Greens For Winter Gardens

Cheer up drab winter gardens with these stalwarts – they’re ever willing to add greenery

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Exotic Explosion

Together an orchid and an indigenous Cape violet do the trick

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Iconic Anywhere

Pair a statement pebble pot with a fast-growing indigenous thatching reed

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Create A Local Medicinal Herb Garden

If you have an indigenous garden, it’s worth exploring the healing properties of local plants

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Inspiration At Every Turn

With more rooms than many houses – each with its own special character and purpose – this multi-layered garden evokes a keen sense of anticipation as you wander from one to the next

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Disinfecting Planter Pottery

Make this a weekend project

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Flower Lights

Get your fairy lights to ‘blossom’. It’s quick and easy to do and they are very colourful, even with the lights off

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How To Care For Container Roses

Pots can provide height and colour in plant beds

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The Great Gatsby: Stencilled Art Deco Wall

Decorate a section of a wall with a gold pattern to complete The Great Gatsby look

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Cultivate Citrus

The evergreen leaves provide colour throughout the year

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Feathered Brooch

Accessorise with a vintage statement piece

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Gardening Dictionary: Annual

Becoming a gardener means mastering the language

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Make A Shadow Box

The colours of Mexico are vibrant and seductive. Together with geometric patterns and the legendary icon, Frida Kahlo, we were inspired to make a 3-D shadow box to display our special pendant

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Sew A Caftan

Every themed party needs the perfect outfit

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Gardening Myths

We reveal the truth behind common gardening myths

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Crochet A Garland

These make great coasters too

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Autumn Harvest

We bid the fading summer farewell to welcome a warm kaleidoscope of seasonal colour into our gardens

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Frida Graffiti

Spray paint a picture of Frida Kahlo on your wall for a Mexican-themed fiesta

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Mint Magic

There are at least 10 good reasons why you should grow mint

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Crocheted Cactuses

Enchant the guests at your Mexican-themed feast by crocheting a selection of these quirky cactuses

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Just Right For The Vase

Landscaper Pietman Diener shows us how to create a homegrown cut flower garden with indigenous treasures

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How To Make An American Quilt

Capture the nostalgic feel of How to Make an American Quilt with soft colours, vintage décor and a beautiful quilt hand-made in a traditional design

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Spectacular Snapdragons

Children love these strikingly colourful flowers

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Hot-Water Bottle Cover

Children will love this hot-water bottle cover. Follow our easy steps to ensure your little one is kept warm at night

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Win With Planet Fitness and Get into Shape

Four lucky readers stand a chance of winning a 3 month membership at a *Planet Fitness Gym near them.

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Scents Of Paradise

Thanks to a profusion of colour and fragrances, a visit to Linda Keevy’s cut-flower garden and nursery is truly a heavenly experience

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Step By Step: Crochet A Lacy Doily

Make your own dainty doily, just follow our steps

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