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Anamese Blog

Anamese Blog

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Anamese Blog

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Anamese Blog

Anamese Blog

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Anamese Blog

RETAILER SPOTLIGHT: The Arbor Gate

“The Arbor Gate, way more than a garden center and plant nursery, is quite literally an inspired collection that includes unusual plants, artisan-created decorative pieces, and a constantly changing array of items that bring beauty, comfort, and even flavor to the home and garden. The Gate (as it’s fondly called) is your entry to our […]

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AUTUMN ADDITIONS: Fall Fill-In & Container Ordering Season

I know it’s fall and all, but my new pool is FINALLY finished!  My girls will be living in the water well into October. If you’re up north and a little jealous, don’t worry – we paid our dues in sweat down in Texas this summer. Despite the heat index, we’re still getting into the […]

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ON TREND: Euro Design Inspiration

Audrey Hepburn had it right when she said: “Paris is always a good idea”. The layers of history and charm and the embrace of edgy trends a design inspo overload. My mom and I made the most of our time, perusing Maison et Objet, Europe’s top home decor fair, picking out new product for you […]

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HIGHLIGHT: Olde World Collection

With classic shapes and rich textures, our Olde World Collection is full of antique character that calls to mind a simpler time. The collection comes in six finishes: Coral Aqua, Coral Brown, Saffron Sky, Helio, Verdi, and Aegean. Coral Brown + Coral Aqua: Tavolino Planter The Tavolino Planter’s simple profile carries the weathered character of […]

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COLOR SPLASH

Colorful Design The trusty 60/30/10 Rule can be a revelation. It takes the mystery out of big’n scary decisions like buying statement pieces or designing a showroom. It’s a recipe for balance. Yay! you’re thinking. But wait . . . you’re also thinking. What about choosing the actual colors, Ashley? What. About. That. Go ahead, […]

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ON TREND: Late Summer Soiree

It’s late summer. Days will soon cool. Kids are back in school, and you’re sad because you have too much free time- right??? Well, here’s a little inspiration to get outside, throw a party, and take advantage of these last days of summer. Classy Control Terra Cotta is always a smart finish in green spaces. […]

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HIGHLIGHT: Footed Urns

Footed Planters are elegant. Foot-rims elevate, emphasize curve and prominent mouths, and create a sense of rhythm in the piece. These are where it all began 20 + years ago when our first collection emphasized this style. Corina Urn in Antracite I’m a huge fan of the Corina Urn’s profile. It’s dignified with its dramatic […]

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SUMMER ADIEU: Pebble White

Whites and lights lead the way this summer. New Pebble White, with a fine-pitted texture, is the rustic cousin to Chalk White. Both are part of our Lite Collection, which is leaner than our clay collection but just as sturdy and frost proof. Tall Crucible Modern but mellow lines make for up-to-date and easy going […]

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RETAILER SPOTLIGHT: Barton Springs Nursery

Barton Springs Nursery: Your Texas Gardening Resource Austin, Texas If you’ve taken the time to plant a garden, then you know the pleasures that a garden bestows: the explosion of color, the fragrances that attract our wilder friends, the soft textures of plants as they caress our skin. But more than this, a garden is […]

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COLORFUL DESIGN CONSIDERATIONS

Recently, at the Independent Garden Center Show in Chicago, I saw some product displays that really (warning: mom joke) BLUE my mind. It got me thinking about color design. Some people just seem to have a knack for it. But over the years I’ve pick up some tips and tricks from pro designers that take […]

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