Hot Looks for Your Outdoor Hearth

Outdoor fireplaces create ambience―and toast marshmallows, too.

Outdoor Dining Area With Stone Fireplace
Photo by Lisa Romerein

Outdoor Dining Area With Stone Fireplace

Layers of natural textures—the driftwood mantel, local Oregon stones, and oyster shell-encrusted mirror—pay homage to the moody Pacific Northwest coastline. Create a similar look using your own local materials.

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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.