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The Garden Gift Guide

 

Unique gifts for everyone on your list…

[GROW] NOURISHMATNourshmat is a way to  start the spring off smart, by growing your own food and teaching your kids the importance of nature and where food comes from. This mat blocks weeds, comes with seeds and also can self water. What more do you need? It’s the gift that keeps on giving.

[GLOW]  SATURN FIRE PIT- A fire pit is a great gift to give! Fire is the ulitmate place to “gather,” whether its family or friends, its a wonderful way to spend time with the people you love and get out in nature. Turn off the TV and light up your life with one of our favorites

[DINE] POOL TRAY – Trays are always needed. This melamine tray is the perfect cheeky gift for the outdoor entertainer.

[WEAR] ZIGGY SLIPPERSGive the gift of style and functionality with these super cute garden slippers. Easily cleaned and durable!

[ROOM] CIRLE 21 SCENTED CANDLESMake any room smell good with these Circle 21 candles, we love the craftsmanship of the recycled bottles, they truly are a gem. We recommend at least 3!

[ART] KLARION CALL I – This one-of-a-kind sound sculpture makes for a truly luxurioius gift. If you have a favorite public space and loads of cash to spend, why not donate this to your favorite organization or park and let the world experience this sacred piece of art and sound. Its mystical.

 

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Let your heart be light

HUESDAY LIGHT

Light up the holidays with lighting both functional and stylish.

 

TRIANGULUM FIRE PIT – The shape encourages conversation; it draws people in and encircles them, interaction by design.

LYMPOS GEL TORCH - Illuminate your backyard with this unique garden torch from Blomus. The modern design of this stainless steel and beechwood torch reflects a distinctive, bold look that plants firmly into the ground and will brighten any backyard.

SATURNE LAMP – Inspired by the “abundance and rawness” of industrial material in New York, Nadia Belalia creates gorgeous colander light shades, which are made primarily with re-purposed material.

LUMBRA CANDLE LANTERN – This lantern can be used indoors or outdoors, however it best fits your space. Use multiple ones to truly illuminate and create ambiance.

 

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Merry & Modern as featured on Gardendesign.com

 

Transform your traditional holiday into something Merry & Modern.

1. TIN & GLASS STARLIGHT – Designed to be versatile, these stars add great light to a design space.

2. MOSS LETTERS - This 18-20″ high, moss covered letter is constructed using real, live green moss.

3.SNAZZY STILT BOX – This stilt container allows for proper drainage of plants while keeping the container off of the ground while adding spice and d?cor to the landscape. 

4. LUSTROUS LEMON WREATH – A taste of the Italian Countryside! This bright yellowcoated magnolia wreath is sure to brighten your front door.

5. HELIOS HEATED LOUNGE – The GALANTER & JONES Helios Lounge is the prefect spot for sky gazing, from backyards to rooftops, beachside to mountain slopes.

6.URBANFIRE- The Urbanfire has a modern star burner mounted to its firebowl to provide a perfectly dispersed flame.

 

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The Shahs of Sunset Garden Gift Guide by Boxhill

1. GALANTER & JONES HELIOS LOUNGE - Boxhill thinks Reza would love the Gallenter and Jones bench, it’s heated and super chic.

2. MULTIDOT CAKE KNIFE - Boxhill loves that GG collects knives. We thought pairing her with a few more from our collection would be nice!

3. WINE CARRIER AND PURSE - We think this cute little wine holder purse suits MJ  perfectly.

4. CUSTOM MAP CUFFLINKS - Mike is stylish so we would give him these customized cufflinks with the map of L.A. on them.

5. BAZAAR PILLOW- Asa is the Persian gypsy princess of the group…We would like to give her some of awesome outdoor /indoor pillow

We all have our little guilty pleasures and one of mine is watching this hilarious show on Bravo TV. So to pay tribute to this fun group of characters, Boxhill put together a silly Gift Guide of what we would want to give them based on their personalities! Check out the entire Gift Guide online.

Speaking of guilty pleasures, we all have them and really need to have them to escape now and then. Especially at this time, that we head into the crazy holiday season, it’s important to take time to relax and indulge in anything that takes you away! What are some of your guilty pleasures?

Urban Patio

 

Contemporary solutions for small space design!

1. TIN & GLASS STARLIGHT: These hand made stars evoke a classic southwest essence.

2. ACCENT PILLOWS: Liora Manne’s pillows are the perfect accent to any room!

3. HAUSFIRE: Provide a beautiful modern centerpiece for your indoor or outdoor space.

4. BLUE & SILVER INDIAN RUG – Handloom floor mats with a dramatic, textured look.

5. CREAMY CONES – Beautiful aluminum cylindrical cones combine style & function.

6. MODERN CONCRETE CHAIRS – The Modern Muskoka is a contemporary reinterpretation of the original Adirondack chair.

A Modern Gathering

Cheers to a modern holiday this season!

1. LUSTROUS WHITE WREATH – This beautiful holiday white wreath appears as if it was coated in glass and will last indefinitely.

2.  TUMBLER SET - Our lusciously lucent tumblers add dazzle to any tabletop.

3. SILVERSTAND WHITE TABLE – Sleek and stylish, the Silverstand dining set is the perfect mix of durability and functionality all in a stylish design.

4. DINNER PLATE SET- Mesmerizing colors making your dazzling dreams come true.

5. ANIME CHAIR - All out style and glamour are the traits for these chairs.

Luxury Garden Gift Guide

A gift guide for the garner who has everything. 1. TURQUOISE WREATH: This coated wreath is made of magnolia leaves and will last indefinitely. Note: It can be displayed in direct sun! 2. PETAL NECKLACE: The necklace that embraces a classic shape with a kinetic new twist. 3. TURQUOISE PLANTER: Embrace your garden with the sculptural and modern

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6 Curb Appeal Ideas Before the Holidays!

It’s that time again, we have our neighbors trick and treating, family and friends coming over to celebrate and give thanks. First impressions start with your entrance. It’s almost like you need to do a “spring” cleaning before the fall too. It’s so easy to do a few things to brighten up your entrance with

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4 PINK OUTDOOR PRODUCTS- BREAST CANCER AWARENESS MONTH!

Shop Boxhill will donate 10% of any pink product purchased during the month of October to the Susan G. Komen Foundation! Help us find a cure! Spread the love! Wear pink this October to spread awareness and support breast cancer survivors, fighters and victims. SHOP       FACEBOOK       PINTEREST         BLOG

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2013 HALLOWEEN INSPIRED OUTDOOR PRODUCTS

  Say “BOO!” this Halloween with fun outdoor lifestyle products!    1. BLACK JACK PLANTER: Store your candy, witches’ brew, or other devilish treasures in the Black Jack Planter 2. JUPETTE LAMP: Shed some light on your cauldron (or other mischievousness) with the Orange Jupette Lamp 3. PUMPKIN LUMINARY: Entice trick-or-treaters to your door with these Pumpkin Luminaries

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GARDEN LOVER’S GIFT GUIDE UNDER $50

  Click here to learn more about Boxhill’s best gifts under $50!   Shop!             Facebook             Pinterest 

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MODERNISM WEEK OUTDOOR DESIGN WITH SYDNEY BALLESTEROS

Creative Director + Stylist Sydney Ballesteros Inspires this Outdoor Collection Our inspiration this week comes from one of our favorite stylists Sydney Ballestros. She’s our Golden Girl of the West.  We just adore her, for every reason possible. Her work is so captivating and fun, we wanted to show you how you can take any photo you love

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GARDEN BLOGGERS CONFERENCE 2013

Welcome to Live Outside Blog hosted by BOXHILL! “Blog Me Like You Mean It.” The who’s who of garden and design blogging world. Boxhill would like to welcome the following people and offer them our thanks. Boxhill was awe-inspired by these great speakers this past weekend at the Garden Bloggers Conference 2013, and who are as follows: Robin Horton

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HAPPY HUESDAY: LIVE LIKE ROCKSTARS

  1. GLOWSTONES: Illuminate pathways or planter boxes with these versatile rocks. Click here!  2. GABION BENCH: Sit down and take a load off with this modern bench. Click here! 3. TUMBLED DECORATIVE GLASS: Add some flare to outdoor firepits and more. Click here! 4. ASTROFIRE: Heat things up with this stone-filled firepit. Click here! SHOP!            FACEBOOK     

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GARDENING FOR DUMMIES: INTRODUCING NOURISHMAT

Welcome to Gardening For Dummies, where we have found fool proof products for those who want the garden but don’t have the time. Check out these four simple (yet stylish) products that will make your gardening a breeze! 1. Borea Bird Home: The easily attached bird home for your garden click here 2. Nourishmat: The

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SOUND SCULPTURES FOR HEALING GARDENS

Soundscapes International creates an environmental symphony and harmony within nature through the placement of their finely crafted Wind Harps. With acoustic research, they explore the resonant properties of various metal alloys such as titanium, bronze and stainless steel. The Harps’ interaction with gentle and steady breezes produces improvisational songs,  a living and dynamic soundscape. Click here to

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HAPPY TUESDAY HUESDAY: INSPIRED BY LUIS BARRAGAN

This week we would like to welcome a new addition to Boxhill, the Helios Lounge by Galanter&Jones. This heated outdoor seat made of cast stone and steel will make you all warm inside (literally) on those cool evenings. With four color and finish options, what’s not to love? Click here to learn more! SHOP!     FACEBOOK     PINTEREST    

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WHATS NEW: RED HOT STEEL

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HAPPY HUESDAY: STEEL YOUR HEART

Sometimes simple is the best solution. This week we are inspired by a simple image and a simple color palette of warm tones. Steel Life’s shallow vessel is a clean, modern design that is versatile and can work anywhere. Meant for plants, jewelry or beverages, this vessel will “steel” your heart and hold your keys!

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THIS WEEK: SMART, SEDUCTIVE, STEEL

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WHAT’S NEW: SEIBERT AND RICE

Seibert & Rice terra cotta planters and urns are the best from Impruneta, Italy. Handmade in historic workshops by Impruneta’s most celebrated artisans, Siebert & Rice terra cotta planters are untouchable in both quality and beauty and frost proof to -20° Fahrenheit. Seibert and Rice stocks an extensive inventory of terra cotta planters, urns and

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CIAO! HAPPY HUESDAY

Inspiration can come from anywhere! Huesday shows how any image or object can offer you a palette to design with. Terra cotta, storm grey and copper tones cool us down and warm us up. Through these great outdoor products and the image they compliment, we start to get a feel for how a space will

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THIS WEEK: CIAO TO ITALIAN TERRA COTTA

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WHAT’S NEW: OUTDOOR SHOWER CO.

Welcome, Outdoor Shower Company. Visit our Splash Outside Pinterest Page! Follow us on Facebook! Come and check out the Boxhill Shop! 

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HAPPY HUESDAY: SPLASH OUTSIDE

Go outside and jump in! Happy Huesday! BOXHILL FACEBOOK        THE SHOP         SPLASH OUTSIDE PINTEREST PAGE

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THIS WEEK: SPLASH OUTSIDE

It’s the little things in life that give us the most pleasure. Laughter.  Smiles.  A moment together. Showering outside is one of these simple things. Come with us. Lets create some magic together. Simple. Barefoot. Luxury. PINTEREST              WEBSITE              FACEBOOK

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WHATS NEW: ZACHARY A. DESIGN

Meet Zach! Zachary A. Design produces some of the lightest cement-like furniture on the market. These items can be moved by one to two people and when left alone become sculptural elements worthy of conversation. Made in the USA, these outdoor products are designed to be resilient to summer sun and winter snow. Click here to see

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HAPPY HUESDAY: MID-SUMMER’S DREAM!

Outdoor entertaining made easy with 5 amazing new products, don’t waste your time with products that pretend to be for outside, we only give you products made for LIVING Outside! GLOW- Task lighting is important but ambient lighting sets the mood, just like this candle lantern! LOUNGE- You want your friends to be comfortable and stay,

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HAPPY HUESDAY: BLACK, WHITE AND GARDEN ALL OVER!

Happy Huesday! Be inspired to create you own luxurious outdoor space with “Black, White and Garden!” Emerald, the color of 2013 brightens any space, bringing some zen to every design. Follow it up with some white and black for a clean and modern feel! Visit our Black and White Pinterest Page at  http://pinterest.com! Follow our

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THIS WEEK: THE GARDEN OF SEEDIN’!

Welcome to This Week! Historic Gardens inspire “This Weeks” product spotlight. We have chosen three products that embrace different aspects of garden living and lifestyle. A repurposed antique Flower Garden Stake emphasizes old-word charm. Wally Hanging Planters are innovative and smart like our garden readers! And, our favorite new Spires Planters look like something that

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WHATS NEW IN “LIFE’S A BEACH”: BLOMUS

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HAPPY HUESDAY: LIFE’S A BEACH!

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THIS WEEK: LIFE’S A BEACH!

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WHAT’S NEW IN A MOD MOD WORLD!

  Welcome to What’s New! Every Friday “What’s New” will spotlight a new brand. This week we would like to welcome Hip Haven! Hip Haven specializes in retro modern outdoor products, specializing in the famous Bullet Planter! Hip Haven exhibits great innovation with all of their designs. They offer customers the ability to chose between

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HAPPY HUESDAY: IT’S A MOD MOD WORLD!

Huesday is a day focusing on color. We take an inspirational image, create a color palette, and add outdoor products so you may visualize the end result. This week, Boxhill is inspired by the Mod Mod World: a palette of neutral colors, clean lines and geometric-inspired design. We want to spark you to create your

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THIS WEEK: IT’S A MOD MOD WORLD

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WELCOME TO WHAT’S NEW!

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HAPPY HUESDAY: BAREFOOT LUXURY

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THIS WEEK: BAREFOOT LUXURY

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DWELL ON DESIGN: TOP TEN OUTDOOR PRODUCTS

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BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY: HAPPY HUESDAY!

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IT IS YOUR LIGHT: LET IT SHINE!

We are inspired this week by Nelson Mandela, a man who through his life and throughout his life has made us all believe we had the light. We wish for his rapid recovery and send his message out into the world that we are our most powerful possession. “Our deepest fear is not that we

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Prep for Dwell On Design 2013

Here we are, we finally made it to Dwell on Design 2013 in Los Angeles! We are so excited to be here this weekend, not just for the fun in the sun but also for LiveOutsideBlog to see some old friends like ModFire, and make some new ones!  While meeting and greeting some of the

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INTO THE GREAT NEON!

Welcome to the wonderful world of neon. Our inspiration comes from InStyle’s article on Stacey Bendet, the designer of Alice+Olivia. Bendet’s hunger for chic, outgoing color combinations and prints make us go Oh La La! Neon is loud, its proud, and just like Stacey Bendet, it’s darn sexy! For all things neon, follow us on

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MODERN DESERT

Simple, clean and sculptural Modern desert style fits like a glove with Mid Century Modern (MCM) Architecture. As co-founder of Tucson Modernism Week , the recent pattern and the MCM trend has not escaped me. Even the big box stores have brought it into their collections. You no longer have to depend on high-end resources

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CHEVRON, AND ON, AND ON!

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Outdoor Finds at ICFF in NYC 2013

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Grow Your Own Garden, No Green Thumb Required

 Fresh, local produce is the way to go.  But it can be expensive to buy and hard to grow, especially in the city.  Gardening can involve a lot of guesswork, whether it’s picking the right plants and seeds or matching it with the right spacing and planting times.  But, worry no more because with UrbnEarth’s

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