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Make It 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


  1. 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 Swinging Porch Beds, 63 Springwater Crossing, Newnan or
  2. Throw Pillows: Go cozy with these smaller silver, gray and beige cushions.
  3. Wire Urns: Fill white metal wire urns with ferns or wrap the interior in burlap.
  4. Coffee Table: To “replicate” this look, consider the New Orleans coffee table with natural travertine top.
  5. Armchairs: Chippendale-style chairs made with beechwood and bamboo.
  6. Silver Garden Stool: The glossy finish adds style to the versatile seat, which can also be used as a side table.
  7. Outdoor Rug: For a similar style, turn to Poppy Kelim Azul by Capel Rugs. AuthenTEAK Outdoor Living, 1094 Huff Rd. NW., Atlanta or
  8. Table Lamp: This Kudu furnishing resembles the horns of an African antelope.

Lindsey Hene, owner of Lindsey Hene Interiors designed this beautiful and welcoming front porch for her home in Milton, Ga.Lindsey Hene
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.