ISSUE 30  |  Summer in the City

Editors’ Picks: We Heart Gardens, Vita’s Bedroom, and Other Links We Love

July 28, 2012 6:00 PM

BY Michelle Slatalla

Strange but (happily) true: there are least 10 heart-shaped wonders of nature, via Listphobia.

Above: Coming in at No. 7 on Listphobia, a heart-shaped garden in Waltrop, Germany.

Once upon a time, there was a Coney Island engineer named Vernon Keenan, who dreamed of building a big roller coaster called the Cyclone….via Brownstoner.

Forget about her White Garden; let’s take a peek inside Vita Sackville-West’s bedroom, via News from Nowhere.

Ikea garden hack: a canopy to keep the sun off the bees, via Ikea Hacker.

Ah, so that’s how you style a chocolate cupcake, via Coffeeklatch.