CHD Dining by Design 2011California Home + Design featured our table in the article, dining by design in their February/March 2012 issue. The table was designed in collaboration with the charity Design Industries Foundation Fighting Aids. Read More.
DIFFA Dining by Design 2011Working with Design Industries Foundation Fighting Aids, Shades of Green designed a table, contributing to this annual high-design chairty event. Houzz features our table in the article, 8 fantasy dining room designs. See pictures.
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CA Home+DesignOur Leed certified project in Tiburon is featured as Above and Beyond, in California Home + Design September/October 2011.Click Link.
residential landscape
Residential Landscape We are featured in a modern Landscape Design book from China. Shades of Green features six projects. You can see a preview of two projects here, but be sure to look for it in stores.See project: Red Walls. See project: modern transformation.
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2010-2011 Sunset Dream Garden Award Featured in issue April 2011, Shades of Green won in the Outdoor entertaining category and also recieved an editors pick! See magazine spread. Browse all Dream Garden Awards. Read article.
exterieurs design
exterieurs designShades of Green is featured in the French design magazine, Exterieurs Jan-Feb 2011, in an article about terraced plantings.Read article.
Landscape Videos
Expert TipsShades of Green collaborated with the website to create a series of videos about garden design. Watch Ive in action. Watch landscaping videos.
Suburban Revolution
Suburban RevolutionGarden Design Nov - Dec 2010 features Shades of Green as a winner in changing the status quo in residential landscapes. Read article.
2010 Suburbia Transformed Winner
Suburbia Transformed 2010Our Modern Transformation is a featured project at the James Rose Center in New Jersey, a competition based on emerging sustainable strategies within small residential sites. Read more. See more.
Dwell Outdoor 2010
Dwell Outdoor - Los Angeles June 2010The 2010 Dwell on Design conference Outdoor space we designed featured a Tilandsia shower, fabulous planters with a fresh use of juniper topiaries and bromeliads, and many types of green walls. Read more. See more.
No Mow Lawn
No Mow LawnBuildipedia reports on our experimental use of no mow lawn. See more.
Apartment Therapy
Learning from Dwell on DesignApartment Therapy LA highlights the Dwell Outdoor 2010 space where our design for over 400 airplants cascaded from the LA Convention Center's ceiling. See more.
Dwell comes to life
Dwell comes to lifeUnbeige reports that the Shades of Green designed outdoor space at Dwell on Design 2010 was the most popular part of the conference. Read more.
In/Out Report: Gardening Trends
In/Out Report: Gardening TrendsEbay's The Inside Source tapped Ive and Tyler for their in and out picks for the garden that can be found on Ebay. Read more.
Living Green in Outdoor Spaces
Living Green in Outdoor SpacesThe Buildipedia Go Green Channel interviewed us for an article about how we create green outdoor spaces. Read more.
Dwell Outdoor LA
Dwell Outdoor - Los Angeles June 2009Shades of Green designed the Dwell outdoor exhibition in Los Angeles. See the exhibition hall.
Prime Buyers Report
Shades of Green Company Profile Find out more about Ive and Tyler in the Prime Buyers Report profile of the firm. Read more.
California Home + Design - 10 to WatchShades of Green was choosen as one of the top ten Landscape Architects in California by CA Home+Design Magazine in June 2009 . Read more.
Sunset Dream Garden
Sunset Magazine Dream Garden Award 2008-2009Shades of Green won a Sunset Dream Garden Award in the Small Space Category. A small rear yard renovation in Oakland increased the outdoor living space for a family with children on two levels. The winning project, Read more.
view from the bay
The View From the BayShades of Green was featured again on ABC's 'The View from the Bay' in June 2009. Tyler and Ive shared their design ideas for a small yards. Watch the segment.
Smith & Hawken Booth
Smith & Hawken Flower Show Marketplace BoothWe designed Smith & Hawken's Marketplace booth for the Seattle, Philadelphia and San Francisco Flowershows. Take a peek at the booth. see more See what garden bloggers had to say. read more
Ecolect LimeLightIn January Shades of Green was featured in the Ecolect LimeLight, a monthly series of the green materials discovery site that features extraordinary sustainable designers. read more
Small Firms Great Projects
Shades of Green featured in Small Firms Great Projects Magazine Shades of Green is showcased in AIA and California Home + Design's Essential Resource Guide of Bay Area Architecture and Design Firms. read more
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Article with Shades of Green and Jamie Durie in Innovative HomeWe are honored to be in an article with Jamie Durie, one of our favorite Landscape Designers! We look to Jamie's books for inspiration and here we are in an article together. read more
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"Designer Watch" in Ca Home + Design Magazine We're thrilled to be noted as Designers to Watch in this May's issue. Ca Home + Design did a terrific job talking about our firm's philosophy of balancing luxury and sustainability in our work. read more
michelle kaufmann
Talking with Michelle Kaufmann Michelle Kaufmann is our favorite prefab designer and her thoughful approach to sustainable design won us over the instant we met her. We spoke to her about our own design approach and she featured us on her inspiring blog that everyone should read! read more
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Sunset Magazine 2008 Idea HouseShades of Green is featured in the October issue for designing this year's Idea House in Menlo Park. The small backyard was transformed into modern refuge with outdoor kitchen and dining area and a lounge pavillion. read more
Dwell on DesignDwell Magazine contacted Shades of Green to design the fist Dwell Outdoor for the 2007 Dwell on Design conference in San Francisco. Featuring 4 Prefab homes and installed in 48 hours, it was a marketplace and outdoor event space for the conference. read more
the view from the bay
The View From the BayA Shades of Green Residential project was featured on ABC's 'The View from the Bay' in June 2007. We discussed our use of sustainable products and technologies including WeatherTrak irrigation controllers that we strive to incorporate in all our landscape designs.
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Sunset Magazine 2007 Idea HouseThis Green Idea house features outdoor living in Truckee, California. It was open to the public August to October 2007 and was featured in the October 2007 issue. Highlights include a sculptural metal water feature run by captured snow melt. read more