No matter who’s getting their hands dirty behind the grill, the space still needs that special touch to make it more than just dinner time. The perfect patio is now synonymous with summer and, not to mention, the perfect place for cookouts. From family get-togethers to girls’ nights in, see what it takes to make your outdoor dining and patio space the envy of the neighborhood.
Set a Theme for Your Patio
Even before you start planning the perfect cookout, set a theme for your patio and grilling area. Think about the time you’ll be spending outdoors and how often you’ll want to switch up your outdoor décor. Make your largest and most expensive pieces ones that will last for years to come. Consider using neutrals for your base and introducing colors with throw pillows, cushions, and drapery. This creates flexibility from season to season without breaking the bank.
In support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, I found it fitting to write about how to incorporate pink in your home décor. There are several ways to add pink without transforming your home into Barbie’s Dreamhouse. With a little imagination, pink can become a versatile hue. Whether you prefer a classic, whimsical, or eclectic look, this color can help you achieve your vision. Read more →
Throw pillows are an easy way to accent any space. Toss these on sofas, chairs, window seats and more to provide color and softness to a living area with minimal commitment. Throw pillows come in all different sizes, and choosing a specific size can be difficult if you don’t know the correct way to measure a throw pillow. If you’re unsure of what throw pillow size to order, here is a brief explanation of pillow measurement recommendations and tips that may help. Read more →