Excitement is permeating the outdoor space- just talk to an expert, and you'll feel it too. Materials, both new and centuries old, are transcending the ordinary, even the "high-end" rubric; instead, they are interesting, they evoke warmth-they tell a story. The key words are no longer form and function but rather, beauty and technology. Together, these two formerly opposite elements create intimate spaces that are vividly original.
Soft calming neutrals in the furnishings and the great indoor/outdoor area, a natural extension of the kitchen/dining area. Interiors & garden by owner Liz Prater | renovation by Swell Homes Energy | Efficient new builds and extensions | DMax photography.
How to add texture to a white interior. Photography by Prue Ruscoe. Styling by Claire Delmar. From the August issue of Inside Out magazine. Available from newsagents, Zinio, https://au.zinio.com/magazine/Inside-Out-/pr-500646627/cat-cat1680012#/ Google Play, https://play.google.com/store/newsstand/details/Inside_Out?id=CAowu8qZAQ, Apple’s Newsstand, https://itunes.apple.com/au/app/inside-out/id604734331?mt=8&ign-mpt=uo%3D4, and Nook.
Alright, I don't wanna tempt fate here, but hasn't the weather in the UK been pretty awesome recently?! If you're anything like me you will have been gagging to get outside and breathe in some good natural outdoor air as much as you can. Unfortunately I don't have a garden, but all this sun has got me dreaming of what I would do if I did have one. With the help of Simplelighting.co.uk, I've put together 5 beautiful garden lighting ideas that would work in even the tiniest of outdoor…