Spring is in the air! And with it comes a fresh opportunity to regenerate styles and looks for the new season. An energetic approach to both interiors and exteriors is a great way to unlock new ideas and opportunities for welcoming in the light…
Central to this fresh growth in ideas and design styles is making the most of plants and gardening features. Whether you have a garden space or not, it can still be possible to incorporate the best of a lively garden in and around the home. Here at Dotmaison we love getting out and about in the great outdoors with our gardening gloves on, but there is also always opportunities for interior spaces as well. More than anything else, gardening and plant cultivation should be relaxing and fun! So let’s step into the light and have a closer look at the kind of inspiration that’s available right now!
Take a look at the planters and pots from Pantone (above) as an example of exactly how to bring a dynamic and energetic idea of gardening into the open. The flower and orchid pots are available in a variety of sizes and are suitable for either indoor or outdoor use. Featuring the high quality commitment to detail that Pantone are known for, these essential pieces of gardening kit are just the thing to set off plants and orchids to maximum effect!
The green fingered amongst you can get even busier with the grow your own kits by Orla Kiely. The pots for Basil, Chives and Dill have everything you need to provide all the essential kitchen herbs a kitchen requires. Perfect for culinary experiments and day to day basics alike, the pots arrive with seeds, soil and detailed instructions on how to get the very best from your plants. Ideal for a mini herb garden!
Even more light can be brought to a garden inspired party with the Aske Lantern from Sirius (above). The lantern is powered by 20 LED lights to provide a wonderful glow for patio, balcony or interior in style. Designed by Sirius to capture an easy to use process of illumination, the lantern is battery operated and has a timer function to make energy saving easy and convenient. The perfect portable lantern has a handle so you can take it wherever a light is needed!
When it comes to the actual business of gardening itself, the need for a fork is never too far away. And when you can use one as gorgeous as this, well, it only makes the whole operation even more enjoyable! The Big Spot Hand Fork by Orla Kiely brings a reliable toughness combined with the designer’s beautiful floral patterns to bring a real winner to the area of garden work. Arriving in the company’s gorgeous packaging, the fork would make a great gift for the keen gardener in your life. And if the keen gardener happens to you, well, you can enjoy all of the benefits of a great garden essential!
Robert Monk March 15th, 2017