On Trend: Fern, Baby, FernAugust 3, 2011
I have always associated ferns with the South. I guess it's because I grew up seeing them all around me—whether wild in the woods, tamed in mossy pots, or planted in hanging baskets on porches. The green fronds possess both a delicate and outdoorsy beauty that I've always loved. So naturally I'm a fan of all the modern fashion, jewelry, and interior design inspired by the feathery motif.
Here are a couple of examples of the fern trend covered in Garden & Gun.
First, Laura Zindel's beautiful ceramics (pictured below):
And I'm sure we'll witness more fern love in the future. In the meantime, Keep an eye out for the real thing. I saw this little lovely (pictured below) growing on my neighbor's gate this morning.
We've had a good bit of rain recently (phew) and I swear it grew overnight! Pretty, no?