As the weather gradually warms and our attention turns to the outdoors, it seems a good time to share some tips and inspiration about creating an inviting, creative, relaxing outdoor space. We've written articles about outdoor rooms - how to create that interior feeling in an outdoor space. A much less elaborate outdoor effort can yield charming and appealing results.
If you regularly read Your Decorating Hotline, you know I enjoy DIY decorating projects (when I have time!). In previous posts I've updated an etagere, customized a flower pot, created a no-sew upholstered bench seat, made a window topper out of picture frames and repurposed items to create an outdoor coffee table, among other projects. Today I'm turning my DIY attention to furniture road ...more»