more about: Sunset

Sunset‘s Best Drought-Fighting Tactics From 1989

Sunset published this booklet, Waterwise Gardening, in the midst of a California drought during the late ‘80s and early ‘90s. It wasn’t the first time we wrote about the West’s water future, but it was very forward-thinking in its evaluation, bringing up problems we still face today: population growth, ground-water depletion, and the natural cycle of our semidesert climate, which, […]

What’s Your Favorite Kitchen Tool?

Back in June, we asked you what you might consider your kitchen bestie for our upcoming September issue. You posted your responses on our Facebook page. Over 160 readers gave surprising (and humorous!) answers.

Take the L.A. Idea House’s Home and Garden Tour

If you’re still biding your time, waiting to purchase your L.A. Idea House tickets for the perfect time, this is the moment you’ve been waiting for.

Sunset‘s Good Ideas From 1948

  The vintage equivalent of a modern-day BuzzFeed post, this collection of “good ideas” is from an article in our April 1948 issue, submitted by readers. Despite the senior status of these tips, some of them are still surprisingly useful.     And crafty.