Posts in Outdoor Living
Modernism Week 2017 | The west elm house

Have you ever passed over something that you're not particularly interested in, but eventually discover that it's pretty cool? That's exactly how I reacted to mid-century modernism until I experienced it in it's truest form at Modernism Week 2017, Palm Springs. Visiting the world of Mid-Century Modernism during Modernism Week 2017, Palm Springs.

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Design Advice: The Basics of a Functional Outdoor Kitchen #OutdoorLiving

As we continue our approach into the Dog Days of Summer, you're probably thinking about the possibility of adding an Outdoor Kitchen to your sun-bathed entertainment areas.  Why not?  There really is nothing like enjoying a medium rare cut of steak and a perfectly chilled Washington Pinot Gris out of doors, without the hassle of missing out on the conversation of your guests each time you need to run inside to check on a pot or fetch another bottle. The well-designed outdoor kitchen means that the chef (usually the host or hostess) remains a part of the party. 

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Design Advice: Making #OutdoorLiving Spaces Spring-time Ready

Let's face it, with Spring having Sprung, it's time to move the party outdoors! Why stay cooped up inside? Instead, feel the warmth of a light afternoon breeze on your bare skin.  Maybe enjoy the morning paper and coffee as the last bit of dew evaporates from the leaves.  Better yet, gather the family around a blazing outdoor fire and share spooky ghost stories (marshmallows anyone?).

With that being said, we thought we'd share a few tips for #OutdoorLiving geared to help you get your backyard ready for the activities of Spring and Summer.

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