7 Unique Ways To Liven Up Your Porch or Patio
Make This Beautiful Porch Yours If You …
- Need a place for a nap in nature
- Want a cozy retreat from everyday stressors
- Want to entertain outdoors, rain or shine
- Porch Swing: This twin-size bed swing was custom made and uses a blow-up air mattress for the cushion with a white coverlet. Order a similar design from Newnan-based Swinging Porch Beds. HangingPorchBeds.com
- Throw Pillows: Go cozy with these smaller silver, gray and beige cushions. PotteryBarn.com
- Wire Urns: Accent Side Table: Score an eye-catching accent table like this by ordering the Shanice Round Lace Cut Metal Accent Side Table online.
- Armchairs: Chippendale-style chairs made with beechwood and bamboo. BallardDesigns.com
- Silver Garden Stool: The glossy finish adds style to the versatile seat, which can also be used as a side table. HomeGoods.com
- Outdoor Rug: When buying an outdoor rug, consider synthetic materials that are durable but cool to the touch. www.rugs.com
- Table Lamp: Resembling the horns of an African antelope, this Kudu furnishing adds a unique touch. WestElm.com
• Owner and principal designer of Lindsey Hene Interiors, Hene designed this porch for her home in Milton, Ga.
• Hene bends design rules to create a fresh perspective. She gravitates toward spaces that are rich in character—with a touch of whimsy.