Shady Style: Patios with Pergolas
The photo above was shot by our talented contributor Bethany Nauert and was the winner of last year’s first photo contest. I think we were all attracted to it not only because it’s an amazing photo, but a wonderfully dreamy place. The photo is a great example of why pergolas are so awesome: the open structures help define space and create an outdoor room that is shaded during the day, and with a few vines and twinkle lights, can be romantic or festive at night.
Pretty Garden & Floral Touches - Los Angeles Prop Stylist
I love a garden in full bloom, and with spring in full effect, I thought some pretty garden inspiration would be just the thing for a Monday. I am in so in love with this garden wall. It would be so pretty as a back drop for ceremony or cocktail hour. The little turquoise finials […]
BACKYARD ENTERTAINING: WHITE + MOD - coco kelley
It’s official. Summer is upon us in the Northwest and I’m so ready to host a little outdoor patio dinner party! In seeking some inspiration, I rediscovered this tabletop created by JL Designs, and I’m completely smitten… Being a California girl, I am totally drawn to this mix of succulents and white modern accents – …
Craft Call: Garza Design+Build - The Dogrun
“My admiration for Jamey Garza’s many talents goes back to the many, many, walk throughs we did together with Liz and Fletcher while planning the rooms at the Hotel San Jose. It was exhausting work but, we made it fun. With Liz and Fletcher’s constant prodding we must have covered every possible furnishing configuration. While our pursuit of a particular balance and comfort lead us down many divergent paths Jamey’s careful eye and attention to detail lead to a set of elegantly constructed…