Does it seem like pretty patios and beautiful backyard spaces are everywhere you look? Are you stuck trying to figure out how to create a relaxing outdoor haven of your own? We make it easy with ideas for three terrific patio looks. Each is fully “shoppable” from the Touch of Class web site. Simply click the look you love most below, and start shopping!
Look #1: Lanai Patio [Shop here]
This look comes to life with stylish Shorea wood patio furniture and a classic striped outdoor rug. Melamine outdoor serveware in punchy colors plays up the refreshing look.
Look #2: Stonehill Patio Entryway [Shop here]
This look has a traditional foundation lightened up with fun decor. A slatted wood bench is just waiting for its first guests, while an acanthus rug, bold pillow, and address sign pep things up.
Look #3: Delphi Backyard Patio [Shop here]
A quatrefoil rug in cinnabar steals the show in this look. Inviting decor like a personalized bench, bunny sculpture, and planters will encourage visitors to rest and while away the time.
Pantone has already dubbed 2017 the year of the color “Greenery,” so embrace the trend! Let your porch or patio flourish with your favorite potted plants. If you need a few display ideas, check out these attractive outdoor plant stands and etagere shelves.
The Mandi Plant Stand is perfect for tight spaces with its compact, 18”W design. Place your plants on the elevated platforms for a tiered display, plus enjoy the antique appeal of the seafoam finish with black and copper highlights.
For elegant outdoor storage, the Fruitful Love Three-Tier Shelf is a must. Display your potted plants or gardening supplies on the three shelves for easy access. The shelves have a basket weave design and stylized heart motifs for a sweet touch.
The Ionic Pedestal Column is ideal for spotlighting a single potted plant. This display stand also enriches your outdoor space with a classical sensibility; the design features timeless architectural motifs, including scrolling volutes and egg-and-dart borders.
The Maury Leaf Plant Stand has a sprawling 29”W design that accommodates four of your potted plants—but it can also be folded when it is not in use.
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Slather on the sunscreen, let it soak in, then cannonball into the pool… summer is here! Now is a great time to update indoor and outdoor spaces with bright colors and bold patterns. Or revel in island vibes when you decorate with tropical flower designs, exotic fruit motifs, and refreshing coastal prints. Below are a few easy ways to perk up your home for the summer season.
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Cultivate an easygoing ambience in your dining area with island-themed wall art and rattan furnishings.
Make your patio pop with eye-catching patterned pillows, potted greenery, and LED lanterns.
Set a cheery coastal table with colorful table linens, seashell napkin rings, and bubbled glassware.
Delight guests at your luau-inspired buffet with whimsical beverage dispensers, sectioned party platters, and coconut shell dip bowls.
Do you love to entertain? You’ve probably been waiting for the weather to shine in your favor so you can host an intimate gathering or a swanky soirée outdoors. If your style tends to be more casual, you’ll love these laid-back patio decorating ideas. Let the outdoor entertaining begin!
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1. Patio dining furniture
Whether you’re serving up a light brunch or delectable island-inspired fare, attractive patio dining furniture will only enhance the ambience. The durable aluminum frames on these outdoor furnishings have a faux bamboo finish, while oak slats complement the design.
2. Outdoor area rug
A lively outdoor rug can brighten your entire patio. This dazzling hooked rug boasts an array of tropical blossoms in warm and cool tones.
3. Outdoor chair cushions
You want your guests to feel comfortable, so don’t forget the outdoor chair cushions. These chair pads are perfect for outdoor settings due to their mildew-, weather-, and stain-resistant properties.
4. Outdoor curtains
If the sun is spending too much time at your outdoor gathering, create your own little haven with outdoor curtain panels. The fade-, stain-, and water-resistant panels below have hook and loop tabs.
April has tiptoed into May, and it’s a great time for you to make sure your outdoor entryway is as beautiful and welcoming as it can be. If your doormat is looking a little worn, or your address plaque has seen better days, these fabulous entryway updates are just what you need!
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1. Outdoor stair treads
Increase traction on your porch steps while adding decorative appeal with stair treads. Made from recycled rubber, these stair treads have the look of pebbles and stones.
2. House number address wall plaque
Display your house numbers in style! This elegant wall plaque from JasonW Studios® is almost like a work of outdoor art with its rich finishes and precision-cut scrolling designs.
3. Cheery welcome mat
Winter might have taken a toll on your current welcome mat, so why not look for a new favorite? This recycled rubber doormat features a vibrant floral design that’s ideal for spring and summer.
4. Decorative planter
Let your spring blossoms beam back at you from an attractive planter. This indoor/outdoor accent has a rustic brown finish for an aged appearance and a classical design of scrolls and fleurs.
For those of you in the Northern Hemisphere, what is late spring like where you live? If May seems to skip by, joyously trailing a kite of warm weather behind her, consider yourself lucky! You’re likely darting in and out of the house, craving both the sweet comforts of home and the fresh paradise outside. With all that back and forth, you need area rugs that are suitable for all areas of the home. Enter the Everywear™ line from Trans-Ocean!
These special, outdoor-ready rugs are UV-stabilized to minimize fading and can be hosed off for easy cleaning. Or, if you prefer, welcome them into the bustling entryways and rooms of your home.
Most of the Everywear™ rugs are designed by Liora Manné, and the selection includes a variety of designs, colors, shapes, and sizes. Choose coordinating rugs to create a cohesive look wherever you like, or select different designs to cultivate a unique feel in each area of the home! Follow winding scrolls, dance among dragonflies, or meander through a field of pretty poppies. You’re sure to find an Everywear™ rug that looks fabulous indoors or out.
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Are you looking for eco-friendly, yet stylish outdoor decor? Whether you love the look of riverbed pebbles, scrolling medallions, or cheery sunflowers, there’s an outdoor mat for you. Made from recycled rubber, these environmentally-friendly doormats will be the welcoming touch your entryway needs. Click here to view our entire selection of recycled rubber doormats and stair treads, including the items featured below.
The Patio Stone Doormat and Stair Treads pair a pebbled design with faux stone rectangles. Not only are these outdoor mats constructed of recycled rubber, but they’re also made in the USA for truly pleasing decor.
If you want to be sure guests feel at home, spell out your welcome with one of these inviting doormats. These USA-made mats have polyester heat-transferred designs on a backing of recycled rubber. The Florals in Fall Welcome Mat draws you in with a collage of beautiful patterns, including flowers and medallions. Guests will be all abuzz over the Sunny Bees Sunflower Welcome Mat, which has a green polka-dot background.