Collapsible safari chairs and director's chairs are excellent solutions for outdoor living rooms short on seating space. When the spots are in use, these chairs add a collected, well-traveled vibe and can be dressed up with pillows. Anytime the space is not in use, these can be folded and stored away for safe keeping.
Situated next to the 40-foor lap pool, this concrete patio showcases the home's floor-to-ceiling accordion glass walls that fold away to provide quick access to interior spaces. A small outdoor dining area and lounge chairs allow room for casual poolside entertaining.
An open plan kitchen moves seamlessly into this stylish dining room where a wood table and handsome brown leather dining chairs serve as a neutral backdrop for the forest green rug and sculptures. Overhead, the swoops and folds of the pendant light hover gracefully like a cloud.
A nook dedicated to fashion off of the master bathroom designed by Janie Wilburn is just right for a dressing area. The space features vintage fashion illustrations and soft, feminine colors of ivory and robin's egg blue on a folding screen, antique chair and wall color.
This beautifully-designed, traditional pool house offers a private getaway just steps from the main home. With wrap-around Pennsylvania bluestone and long, pebble finish pool and hot tub, guests are invited to relax poolside in lounge chairs, or step inside the pool house and enjoy views from the folding glass windows.
This deck is perfect for southern California sunsets. The bi-fold doors open up to the living room to blend the indoors and out. The swivel chairs make it easy to watch the sunset or watch the game on TV, and the fireplace beyond keeps the space warm on a chilly winter nights.
Why settle for a blanket and a basket when setting up a table and chairs would make your picnic guests feel super special for just a little bit more effort? Find a scenic setting in a valley, a grove of trees, a pretty field, an orchard, or even a quiet corner in your own back yard. Use a lightweight or folding table and chairs to create the wow-factor without the heavy lifting.
Eclipse doors fold back to flood this modern kitchen with warm, natural lighting. Light wood flooring blends up into the ceramic woodgrain cabinetry. A sleek white countertop on the large island provides space for prepping, cooking and eating from the white leather bar chairs. A pair of pendant lights add a unique, spiky element to contrast with the smooth finishes and complete the look.
A beautiful table scape completes this French country living room. Coffee table books along with accessories add interest and depth to the overall feel. The antique portrait provides a watchful eye over the room. A Hermes blanket is neatly folded over an antique french chair covered in taupe leather; antique alter sticks are topped with modern LED honeycomb candles that provide a warm glow during the evening hours.
This striking striped table was actually snagged on Craigslist for a condo balcony by Wake + Loom Design, which is located in Atlanta and Los Angeles. Designers Gabriela Eisenhart and Holly Conlan often hunt at second-hand stores and on Craigslist to find one-of-a-kind pieces for less. To make folding wood and metal chair more cozy, the designers added a Mexican throw and patterned pillow.
When transforming a spare bedroom into a glamorous dressing room, designer Nicole Norris, ASID, NCIDQ, turned the double-door reach-in closet into a custom-designed shoe display alcove with 1/2" thick glass shelves. Luxurious patterned carpeting, gold shimmering wallpaper and neutral furnishings balance out the bright pink shelving. Details such as a gilded tri-fold mirror and a creamy hair-on-hide chair add a touch of glamour to the space. Since the room was so large, several ready-made furniture pieces were added in addition to the custom shelving.