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Top 10 DIY Gifts for Valentine’s Day

Top 10 DIY Gifts for Valentine's Day 1 × DIY Garden-Tool Tote Tutorial DIY Garden-Tool Tote Tutorial Photo by Ted Morrison 2 × Display Coffee Table Tutorial Display Coffee Table Tutorial Photo by Ryan Benyi This custom tabletop doubles as a shadowbox. Check out How to Build a Display Coffee Table for a video and step-by-step guide to creating this unique storage feature. 3 × Cornice Garden-Tool Holder Tutorial Cornice Garden-Tool Holder Tutorial 4 × Weather-proof Planter Tutorial Weather-proof Planter Tutorial Photo by David Prince 5 × Herb-Garden Planter Tutorial Herb-Garden Planter Tutorial Photo by Laura Moss 6 × DIY Upholstered…

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DIY Gifts for Valentine’s Day

DIY Gifts for Valentine's Day 1 × DIY Garden-tool Tote Tutorial DIY Garden-tool Tote Tutorial Photo by Ted Morrison A wood tote is the perfect way to keep your garden tools organized and close at hand in the field. The sturdy example here is fashioned from oak, but rot-resistant cedar is a good choice too—especially if you leave tools out in the rain. This build will take you about 3 hours, tops. PICK UP THE FULL TUTORIAL HERE 2 × Display Coffee Table Tutorial Display Coffee Table Tutorial Photo by Ryan Benyi A cardboard box buried in the garage is…

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Top 20 Best New Home Products | Bath

Top 20 Best New Home Products | Bath 1 × Here’s to a Better Bath Here’s to a Better Bath They may be among our smallest indoor spaces, but washing-up rooms are central to our sense of peace and well-being. That helps explain why the various elements that go into a well-designed bath or laundry room come in such a wide range of styles, functions, and prices. We studied the latest trends and combed through countless options to find new solutions for these hardworking spaces. Here, TOH separates the best from the rest. 2 × 1. SMART ALL-IN-ONE WASHER &…

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Valentine’s Day Gift Guide | Red-Hot Countertop Appliances

Valentine's Day Gift Guide | Red-Hot Countertop Appliances 1 × Breville The Barista Express Coffee Machine Breville The Barista Express Coffee Machine PHOTO: AMAZON Keep your sweetheart energized with fresh bean-to-cup espresso. This brushed Stainless Steel machine adjusts water temperature automatically after steam for optimal espresso extraction. About $579.90; Amazon 2 × Crock-Pot Cook & Carry Portable Slow Cooker Crock-Pot Cook & Carry Portable Slow Cooker PHOTO: AMAZON Nothing says "I love you" quite like a slow-cooker beef stew. This 6-quart model is perfect for potlucks, tailgating, or romantic picnics in front of a cozy firepalce. About $24; Amazon 3 × KitchenAid…

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10 Things Nobody Tells You About Zellige, the Trendiest Tile of 2019

You might not know the name (yet), but you’ve seen them: zellige tile (also known as Moroccan tiles, zellige terracotta tiles, and zilij) is are the trendiest tile of 2019. We’ve seen it pop up everywhere we look the past few weeks and months, from a villa in France to a trendy house in Hudson to a cottage on Cape Cod. Its appeal? A handmade, slightly imperfect charm, very different from perfect and easily produceable subway tile. If you’re thinking about installing the tile of the moment in your house, there are a few things you should know—from how to tell if…

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Japonesque by Way of France: B-Raku Ceramics in Brittany

Not long ago we posted on Otonali, a Breton-style creperie in Brittany, designed by Guillaume Terver of Paris-based studio Le LAD. Today we’re taking a look at the adjoining B-Raku ceramics studio. The Japanese term raku describes a technique for the production of ceramic objects at low temperature, from 800 to 950° C. Each piece is baked a first time, then is coated with a second coat of enamel before being subjected to a second baking. During the second firing, the applied coating melts to create very special colors and effects. The technique has its origins in 16th century Japan and owes its name,…

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