Connecticut Cottages & Gardens - July 2012

Designer Breakfast

The 2012 Designer House Tour “Celebrating The Art of Living” and media sponsor Connecticut Cottages & Gardens held a breakfast presentation by major designer and style-force, Jeffrey Bilhuber. Tours of homes in Southport, Fairfield and Westport took place throughout the day.

Under the Stars

Families for Greenwich Hospital and media sponsor CTC&G held an evening Under the Stars in July to benefit the Pediatric Department and Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at Greenwich Hospital.

What’s Poppin?

Pop-up shops are the reigning darlings of the retail industry. They are an inexpensive way for brands to generate buzz, and, for the consumer, a chance to buy something one might not usually have access to.

Summertime Cocktails

miller’s mojito 1 ¾ oz. Martin Miller’s Gin ¾ oz. Lime juice ¾ oz. Simple syrup 8 Mint leaves Mint sprigs for garnish Soda Muddle mint, lime juice and syrup in a high-ball glass. Fill with crushed ice. Add gin.…

2012 Trade Secrets

Connecticut Cottages & Gardens sponsored the 2012 Trade Secrets event benefiting Women’s Support Services. The two-day event featured an antique and rare plant sale, as well as a unique garden tour showcasing four gardens.

Hidden Garden Tour

Westport Historical Society and media sponsor Connecticut Cottages & Gardens celebrated the 21st Annual Hidden Garden Tour with a Toast the Tour cocktail reception in a beautiful barn at a private Westport home.