Tour the 2009 I'On Idea Cottage

Find fresh design ideas and style tips from our Idea Cottage in I'On, South Carolina.

2009 Idea Cottage: Space-Savvy Design

With its eco-friendly construction and beach-chic feel, our Idea Cottage in I’On, South Carolina, shows how to live large in a small footprint.

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The Courtyard
Photographer Tria Giovan, Stylist Lindsey Ellis Beatty

The Courtyard

Designer Trick: Raised beds lend a sculptural quality to plantings and double as extra seating.

Favorite Detail: Planting between pavers. Soften hardscape with low-maintenance strips of green between easy-to-install concrete squares.

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