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All of our favorites in one place.

Christine Lennon and Magdalena O'Neal  – March 31, 2021

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When it comes to tools there are so many options out there it can be overwhelming to pick just one shovel or trowel. While we’ve shared the basic tools we love, some pieces directly from our shop, and deeper dives into our favorite types of gloves and tools, we thought it time to share the tools that you can find in our gardens year-round and are made to last forever—in other words, our absolute favorites.

From a Marie Kondo tote that has a pocket for everything to multipurpose sleek shears, these pieces are guaranteed to deliver an easy and good time in the garden. Check out the full list below, and be sure to tag us in your garden photos @Sunsetmag

Kind of Blue

Classic Canvas and More

Gold Metal

Garden Classics

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