Landscaping hugs the curves of the deck and creates a living frame with greenery just off the dining area. Using layers of plants in the landscaping and gives the space a lush, textured feel of an outdoor oasis.
Turn tree cuttings into art with shadowboxes. First, cut the branches down to sizes proportionally scaled to fit inside each shadowbox frame. Next, flatten the branches and place them up against the glass insert. Lastly, sandwich the flattened branches between the glass inserts and the back panels, then hang the shadowboxes up on the walls.
In keeping with her neutral-themed decor, Allison Hop of The Golden Sycamore created a lovely focal point for the dining table. A tabletop tree is paired with a darling hand-painted pot that’s topped off with a handful of pinecones. Glittery silver leaves ornament the tree’s branches, for a whimsical, wintry result.
Flowers and greenery flourish among the nymphaeum's ruins, while stone staircases lead to the little chapel on the hill. As varied as their garden is, the owners always have a reason to explore its many different areas.
For brides wishing to achieve the lush, organic look, a touch of greenery does just the trick. It’s an inexpensive addition that gives dimension and texture to tables, chair backs, arches, centerpieces and more.