Our May Favorites
April showers bring May flowers and like many this year, we have been more excited than usual to step out into our gardens and enjoy the wonders of nature. There is so much design to appreciate in gardening. The composition and ever-changing visuals of the gardens themselves, as well as the thoughtful beauty that goes into all the tools of the trade. This month we're sharing some of the best tools that bring us endless joy doing one of our favorite outdoor activities.
Terrain Gardening Apron by Terrain
A gardening apron has never looked so stylish as this waxed canvas and faux suede one. It keeps small tools handy for effortless meandering around your garden or property tending to the endless little jobs that make gardening such a delight!
$44 by Shop Terrain
Sophie Conran Ultimate Tool Set by Sophie Conran
English designer and gardener Sophie Conran created these tools for use in her own garden. Emphasizing comfort and efficiency, each finely crafted tool is engineered with features that simplify everyday gardening jobs. Crafted from beech wood and stainless steel with brass ferrules and polished steel heads, they're beautiful objects of useful art that will stand the test of time.
$299.95 at Williams Sonoma
William Morris "Bower" Gardening Gloves by V &A
Protect your hands in style with these elegant gardening gloves from the 'Bower' wallpaper print by William Morris, the famous 19th century English textile designer. Made form 100% cotton they're breathable and easily machine washed.
$26.00 at Grainwell.com
Colourful Garden Hose by Garden Glory
Whimsical and fun, colorful garden hoses bring a burst of energy to an early morning watering session. Pink, lavender, turquoise and even shimmery gold, these hoses make a statement that utility can be joyful as well!
$179.00 at Garden Glory
Haw's Copper Watering Can by John Haws
Haws watering cans have been popular in English gardens since 1886, the year that Londoner John Haws patented his unique design for a “watering pot” with perfect balance. This beautiful sculptural piece is crafted of gleaming copper and ideal for tending plants in the house, on the patio or out in the greenhouse.
$134.95 at Williams Sonoma