Visiting Patina Farm...
I had the wonderful opportunity to visit Brooke and Steve Giannetti's Patina Farm this past weekend for a party to celebrate their book by the same name, based on their beautiful home and property. We stayed in the cute little town of Ojai and fell a little bit in love with it. Their home was amazing and so much more
patina farm update: spring in the garden...
April is one of my favorite months of the year. It is the month when gardens come alive. This is our first April at Patina Farm, and I wanted to share our gardens with you. Let's take a walk around Patina Farm... Our front pedestrian gate is shaded by this...
An Enchanting California Farmhouse with a Secret
Thelma, Louise and Dot are restless. It’s 4 p.m. at Patina Farm, in California’s bucolic Ojai Valley — dinnertime for the three pygmy goats. The diminutive creatures, currently nudging their way onto a shaded stone porch, have certainly hit the farm jackpot: The French doors of their adoptive home, shaded by craggy ancient oaks, open to an expanse of […]
8 Adorable Chicken Coops to Inspire Your Next Backyard Project
Chicken coops are definitely a hot trend in backyard design right now. Imagine you have lovely family pets that also provide breakfast! Not only you get fresh eggs every day, but it’s also fun way …
Our new greenhouse
I designed this mini greenhouse for the bottom of the garden because we couldn't find any that would fit the depth of the border. The plants are thriving in there now. (South Wales)
How to Store Dahlia Tubers During the Winter Months
Wondering how to store your dahlia tubers during the winter months? I'll share what you need to know about overwintering these beauties.
Mette Krull More on Instagram: “July 26th a beautiful summer day 💚”
Mette Krull More shared a photo on Instagram: “July 26th a beautiful summer day 💚” • See 1,433 photos and videos on their profile.
Patina Farm Roses...
This Spring has been the most amazing rose season I have ever experienced. Under the expert care of our gardener, Ricardo Gutierrez, all of our rose bushes and vines have exploded in gorgeous blooms! I've been sharing a lot of images on Instagram and have been getting a lot of...
Anissa Zajac on Instagram: “Saturday nights are really wild around here! Yeah, Wild because there are a ton of animals running around back here. What we didn’t know,…”
3,083 Likes, 45 Comments - Anissa Zajac (@housesevendesign) on Instagram: “Saturday nights are really wild around here! Yeah, Wild because there are a ton of animals running…”
European Garden Inspiration - Seeking Lavender Lane
Have you been following along on Instagram? We have been talking about doing some yard work both front and backyard. It’s been a work in progress and last year we were all about just getting our yard graded, planting grass (who remembers when it was all dirt still), and doing a little planting. We knew... Read more
Gardening Tips For Beginners Vegetables
Check out our gardening tips for beginners vegetables selection for the very best in unique or custom, handmade pieces from our shops.