All posts tagged: exteriors

Outdoors with Style

Warm weather is here, and we can’t wait to spend some time outside, especially for folks like me who had to deal with a snowy winter.  While we are all planning fun BBQs with friends, trying new recipes for cocktails and dishes or warming up to hot tea and a good book, we realize something is missing.  Our patios, decks, terraces or gardens are in desperate need of styling. If you live in a big city like NYC, you probably have a tiny space. No worries! It can still be cozy and cool. Picture yourself out there, what do you need? Rugs? Plants? Flowers? Not that good with plants but want green? How about an herbal garden? Dining area? A hammock? Comfortable seating? Fire pit? I found this amazing tutorial for your patio or garden: http://www.bowerpowerblog.com/2013/04/its-the-pits/ Color! Neutrals are so peaceful but fun strong colors also bring happiness to the heart. Re-energize your outdoors with bright tones. Not into bright colors but love contrast? Consider the right amount of lighting so you can enjoy it at dusk. …