This deck stretches the whole back length of the house. There's a large dining area at one end and a comfortable sitting area at the other. Blue and red accents are a cheerful complement to the home's tan siding.
This outdoor sitting area features thick blue seat cushions on chocolate brown wicker furniture with matching side table and cushioned coffee table. The blue and brown contrast with the neutral tile flooring. Pattern pillows add a hint of orange, and a yellow blanket provides a large swatch of color.
This outdoor space rests on the roof deck of a historic building on Lake Shore Drive in Chicago. The space features a contemporary fire pit, a pair of blue-cushioned chairs and colorful planters surrounded by fencing for an intimate setting.
This outdoor space rests on the roof deck of a historic Chicago building on Lake Shore Drive. A pair of blue-cushioned chairs sits in front of a fire pit and at the base of a cedar wood pergola, providing a cozy, shaded spot for relaxing.
This light blue window seat from designer Judi Ackerman uses patterned draperies, coordinating upholstered chairs and throw pillows with blue and white paisley print to create a cozy and comfortable retreat.
Tucked behind the living room sofa, a long wood table and eight chairs create a formal dining space for the owners. Notice how the designers took cues from the lake outside and finished the chairs off with cushions in a beautiful green-blue color.
This New Hampshire beach house's color palette of blue, indigo and white is thoughtfully carried outdoors to the deck seating area, where the inspiration of the palette becomes fully evident in views of the nearby Atlantic Ocean.
The light wood of the circular dining table shines beautifully against the darker hardwood floor and distressed finish on the buffet. The coffered ceiling and open doorways keep the room feeling spacious. Silver chairs are a modern contrast to the traditional details, and the blue cushions add a touch of color to the neutral palette.