Southern Home: We think of Versailles when we think of parterre gardens. Is that where they originated? John Mills: It is a common notion that the Parterre originated in the gardens of Versailles. However, parterre gardens were created in the 15th century, and were initially known as “knot gardens.” Versailles, along with its gardens, was […]
Bringing that nostalgic feel to your backyard with an easy tutorial on how to create your own old fashion DIY Tree swing from scratch. Just a few supplies and an afternoon project is all it takes to create this adorable swing that the entire family can enjoy.
Yesterday in a little break-from-winter look at garden styles we took a look at modern gardens. Now we’re going in what you would think is the opposite direction, to formal gardens, but really these two styles share more in common than you might think. F O R M A L G A R D E N S Even if you’re […]