You can choose to rock or sit stationary on this contemporary back porch. Black and gray striped cushions are accented with red floral throw pillows, adding bright pops of color to the natural setting. A circular fire pit is decorated with black tile that reflects the flames.
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 private balcony is actually one of four outdoor spaces that belong to this condominium. To make the industrial-style setting as comfortable as possible, the designers brought in a cushioned chair, a wooden folding table and a geometric-print accent rug.
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.
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.
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.
Blue and gray patterned chair cushions add a touch of color against the neutral tones in this balcony design and the green from the surrounding palms. Natural wood creates a beautiful ceiling decoration over this sitting space and the circular fire pit area. A short wrought iron railing keeps the space feeling open and leaves an unobstructed view of the beautiful bay.
Thick green velvet cushions pad the chairs in this quaint, country sitting room. Scenic painted wall murals bring an outdoor element indoors and decorate the mint green walls. Open floor space keeps the smaller room feeling open while a plaid rug adds extra color and a country style touch.
Neutral hues throughout the floor of this swimming pool patio create a beautiful patchwork of tones. The bright blue pool and green grass and trees add instant color to the space. Groupings of wood lounge chairs are padded with white cushions and small throw pillows.