What a quaint place to sip coffee or read a book -- or maybe both! Mature trees flank a low stone bench and are surrounded by low clusters of plants. The innovative, white-plank fencing brings privacy but still lets the light shine through.
Pavers in the entry of this Coral Gables, Fla., home are spaced closely enough for even ladies wearing heels to walk from the pavers to the front door. The landscape design project, by ArquitectonicaGEO, won an FLASLA Design Award.
This white-on-white beach residence has a subtle contrast between the house and trim. From the street, it all looks like the same color; up close it reveals more depth. The gorgeous staircase leads homeowners and guest onto a front porch and into the home.
A round outdoor daybed with a canopy offers a spot for intimate conversation or ultra-comfy lounging on the terrace. A large tree trunk sculpture is nestled in the corner, creating an intriguing focal point.