With surroundings as elegant as these—oaks dripping with moss and stately columns—less is more when it comes to porch styling. A zinc-topped cypress tree-trunk table blends seamlessly into the landscape, as do the weathered urns and pots the designer found at Atlanta’s Scott Antique Markets. Topped with an association of beautiful, vibrant hydrangeas; the flowers present one pop of color, and one is all this porch wants. The rest—white and beige and green—create the most sophisticated Southern scene. For evening lounging, the chandelier is lowered on a rustic rope; when its candles are lit, the magical situation is complete.
Here, a porch swing turns into a favorite studying nook with a warm throw and comfortable pillows. An abundance of locations to sit down create small, plush vignettes certain to invite visitors to remain and chill out awhile. The flow of individuals an dialog can be cultivated across areas through intentional … Read More