Category Archives: Garden inspiration


Summertime Fun

Whether it’s soaking up the sun at the Foodies Festival or cooling down at the Royal Albert Hall for BBC Proms, the summer has much to offer London! Sizzling with an incredible line-up, discover the Divas’ hand-picked diary dates for the hottest events around town this July.

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8 Ways to Get Your Creative Fix This May

May has arrived in the capital, and with it comes a plethora of unique, one-of-a-kind events. Whether it’s learning how to blow your own glass or finding inspiration from stunning floral exhibits, get your creative fix with the cream of London’s fairs, festivals and exhibitions this month.

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‘Tis the season

The nights are drawing in and our clocks have gone back, which can only mean one thing – Christmas is just around the corner. From craft markets to foodie havens, discover our pick of events that pack a festive punch. Grab your coat!

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Open House London 2016

Step Inside

It’s that time of the year again — around the city, everything from ancient establishments, modern offices, design studios and a handful of private residences throw open their doors to an inquisitive public.

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Summer has arrived

With warm(er) weather and long evenings upon us, it’s time to enjoy the capital’s hottest events across the month of June. Summer fêtes to must-see art exhibitions, our array of wonderful calendar dates confirm why London during the summer is the best place on earth.

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The Darling Buds of May

With the spirit of summer in the air, our pick of May events in London offer an exciting month ahead. From vivid floral displays to alfresco dining, soak up some culture and bask in the warmth at our selection of wonderful activities.

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Inspired designs

Simon Rees has been transforming properties for 18 years. His company, Morgan Developments & Designs, began life as a way to pursue his own interest in how a property can achieve its full potential. It has proved so successful that it has expanded to projects throughout London with spectacular results. Continue reading


Springtime gardening

It’s official, from now on the sun is rising earlier and setting later which means that summer’s on its way. That’s not to say however, that you can’t enjoy your garden now. Springtime gardens are a tremendously uplifting sight, especially after the winter gloom. Here are some top tips to getting a springtime garden right and preparing for summer. Continue reading


Through the keyhole

Open House London, 19-20th September, is an annual opportunity to take a peek inside the most exclusive and impressive properties in London. More than 700 public and private buildings are taking part across London, but that’s far too many to cover in one weekend so here are the top local offerings: Continue reading

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How to make the most of your outside space

Being in a rented home doesn’t mean you can’t make the most of your outside space. Here are a few simple steps, for landlords and tenants, to creating an oasis.

Nearly 40 per cent of London is public parks and gardens. That’s 5,000 acres of verdure Continue reading


Fruits of your labour

Despite a slow start with unexpected cold snaps and blustery winds, the summer has arrived and the garden beckons. The warmer weather means all the hard work you put in last year will become apparent and the plants you now put outside will fruit, crop and bloom within a shorter timeframe. So it’s time to get busy. Forget Me Not Garden Design share their top tips on how to get your garden summer-ready. Continue reading