A white picket fence helps provide the structure for the this gorgeous cottage-style garden. Another perennial garden surrounds the gazebo, which is illuminated at night. Posted by HGTV fan retired editor.
An intimate stone patio enjoys front row seats to the changing foliage around this country home. Low-maintenance landscaping and a white picket fence frame the outdoor dining space, complete with a low-key patio set.
This Mediterranean home overlooks a striking view in the California desert. Details such as tiling around windows and doors are artfully done. A white picket fence outlines the home and large ceramic planters are home to decorative foliage plants.
With a white picket fence covered in vines, this single-family ranch house in Los Angeles has all the charm of a country cottage. A brick pathway leads visitors to the front door, while a traditional roof provides shade from the California sun.
Storage with a white picket fence motif echoes the fence that greets visitors as they enter this Brentwood home. The light green walls, polka dot rug and vibrant blue and pink chairs keep this girl's bedroom feeling energetic. A confetti comforter continues the colorful, fun feel while anchoring the room with its dark color.
The swing-bed pergola defines a space for homeowners to sit back and enjoy their backyard. Palm trees were added to add more of a resort-vibe to nights by the pool. Touches of home can be seen in the columns, which mimic the front porch, and dainty white picket fences on either side.
Hedgerows, hydrangeas and a graceful arbor create a lush and welcoming entryway to this waterfront retreat. The Cape Cod-style home rests on half an acre of landscaped property and features water views from every room. Shingle siding, myriad gables and even a white picket fence combine to make this home a picture-perfect example of New England luxury living.
Scroll through this gallery and you’ll understand: The cottage’s name fits the space in a perfectly indescribable way. Maybe it’s because Leo is the namesake of both Kate’s father and grandfather — in fact, Kate and one of her daughter’s share the middle name, Lee. Or maybe it’s because the space is creative, relaxed and happy, astrological traits associated with the Leo zodiac sign, which Kate incorporated in the cottage’s logo. Fate’s final play: Two stone, lion-like gargoyles (original to the cottage) greet guests from atop the surrounding white picket fence. When Kate saw them, she knew she was home.
This once-drag bungalow is enlivened with a new gable dormer and petite front porch, turning it into a charming summer cottage with a storybook appeal. The design team added a small master suite to the original structure that provides privacy for a lush garden at the back of the house. A sage green picket fence ties in with the exterior trim and adds to the charm.
Built in 1938, this single-family ranch house is located in The Oaks, a historic neighborhood in Los Angeles. A picket fence separates the home from the street, thus giving the residents a degree of privacy, while a blue-and-white color scheme keeps the exterior bright and cheerful.