Cozy up hard outdoor furniture with pillows and throws to make kicking back in your great outdoors even more enjoyable. But, to prevent damage and a musty smell, don't use indoor (especially down-filled) cushions. Instead, opt for durable outdoor-rated fabric filled with water-resistant polyfill inserts and swap in a Turkish beach towel, which dries super fast, for a standard throw.
Ceramic garden stools not only add a big boost of timeless style to a front porch seating area, their glazed surface can weather rain or sun with ease while offering up a flat perch for placing a book, snack or drink.
White lattice provides a crisp, clean border in this stunning Atlanta garden. Danielle Rollins has surrounded her pool with beds filled with a uniform color palette of light green, white and silver. Beds of hydrangea and daisies keep things fresh and cheerful.
For comfort and visual appeal, designer Anissa Swanzy layered the space with a variety of accent pillows. Although each piece features its own texture or pattern, a common color palette helps them fit together.
Refreshing blue and white accents bring a taste of the beach to this backyard cabana. Guests can take their pick of several plush white chairs and lounge, read or daydream about their next Caribbean adventure.
As if this outdoor space weren't alluring enough, an accent wall with a TV and bar makes leaving nearly impossible. A metal chandelier draws interest to the textured ceiling overhead, while curtains can be pulled out to block the wind.
Sleek water fountains line the far edge of the pool, making an eye-catching display and creating soothing ambient noise. After a swim, guests can relax in the cabana and pretend they're listening to the ocean.