The subtle grid pattern on the area rug echoes the patterns found in the Scrabble board and cube coffee tables. Using the same shape in different ways throughout a space brings continuity and keeps the eye moving throughout the room.
A square fire pit fits in with the linear design of the wall and seating area. The space is softened with the trees and greenery. It's made with pavers and blocks manufactured by Amcor Masonry Products.
Interior designer Linda Woodrum repeated a square motif throughout the HGTV Dream Home 2014 to create a cohesive look. Here, the shape is featured both in the geometric squares featured on the powder room walls and in the artwork just outside.
A square modern fire pit was key amenity when Grounded Modern Landscape Architecture captured as much useable outdoor living space as possible in a coastal California home. The odd-shaped area was challenging but the result shows a creative design for a small space. Grounded won a San Diego chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects award for the project.
Instead of the basic round wreath, try a square version this holiday season. Add organic texture and bold green flair to the wreath form by covering it with moss. Punch up the contrast with faux cranberries or small glass ornaments.
A series of patios, decks and terraces wrap around the back of this home, giving the outdoor space a sense of dimension. This terrace is dedicated to a square fire pit. The accompanying adirondack chairs look refreshingly modern in slate gray and a scaled-down size.
Solar lights can be staked along walkways and in gardens to brighten paths and add a design element. The six-piece RH Savoy Solar Light set, made of cast aluminum with beveled glass panels, comes in weathered zinc and bronze finishes.