Ideas for Outdoor Living

Design your dream patio or porch, check out your favorite pools, or steal an idea for dress up your outdoor space.

Ideas for…Outdoor Furniture

View our guide to choosing the right outdoor furniture for your personal retreat.

Hanging Porch Swing with Colorful Beach Pillows
Photo by J. Savage Gibson

Savor the Space

To unwind in space-smart style, choose a hanging swing or a chaise lounge that converts to a chair with a removeable footstool. A porch swing also invites you to take full advantage of coastal breezes.

More Ways To Get Coastal Living



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100 Comfy Cottage Rooms 

Develop your coastal cottage’s style by following these simple tricks.

Lacy curtains, fresh florals, and plenty of monogrammed pillows are just a few of the feminine touches that give this room its calming and sweet mood. Pieces scored at thrift stores and flea markets were refreshed with paint, then artfully applied to achieve the shabby-chic distressed look.