Bright pink quartz makes a bold statement in this girly, glam kids bathroom. Punches of bright pink and yellow appear throughout the all-white bedroom suite, which is home to Tiffani Thiessen's young daughter.
The botanical name for African violets is Saintpaulia; the plants are native to eastern Africa. This miniature, Optimara ‘Rose Quartz’ (Holtkamp, hybridizer), has glossy, hairy, medium green leaves and pink blooms. African violets are often called "America's favorite houseplants".
Creating these charming combos of geodes and succulents doesn't have to break the bank. Small succulents are expensive and bits of crystal, geodes and agate are easy to find. You can use inexpensive containers you already have on hand or that you find at big box stores. Here. hawthoria is combined with a variety of materials: black and white aquarium pebbles, preserved billy button, slices of blue agate, porcupine quills and tall black dried salt cedar (available in the floral department), amethyst and pink quartz. “Options are many here,” says Anne Gunnels of Nashville's Honey + Gunn Succulents. “Try amazonite, rough pink rose quartz crystal, and even desert rose stones for interest. Get height from willow, quills, and even peacock feather.”