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                THE GARDEN SHED REIMAGINED
   cave, the idea of having a private space just steps from the back door seems so current. But the concept of a garden oasis is something that has a long history in Europe—especially on the great estates, where they served as a focal point or quiet spot for tea or contemplation.
Running through Jan. 6, 2019, at Delaware’s Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library, Follies: Architectural Whimsy in the Garden features 10 such structures spread throughout the estate. It chronicles the history of the structures and includes everything from a Japanese pavilion to more fanciful creations. As you walk the grounds, you really get a sense of how welcoming these retreats were.
As it turns out, most of Carabasi’s clients don’t live on sprawling estates. Many own one- or two-acre properties. Some need pool houses, while others need storage space for garage overflow. “A lot of times, they think they want it in the back corner,” says Carabasi. “But
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