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Photo: Erica George Dines; Stylist: Heather Chadduck
A sturdy stone table and mesh chairs are the perfect low maintenance choice for this John’s Island, Florida, patio. "The family doesn't live here full-time, so I chose pieces they wouldn't have to store in storms and that didn't require much cleaning," says designer Phoebe Howard. A quick hose down is all that's needed to ensure the space is party ready.