Design Outdoor Style Diary
Out and About
A combination of of form and function for the great outdoors
Infiniti, by Homecrest, is designed for ease of use in both commercial and residential settings. The simple design makes it suitable in both modern and transitional spaces, and the brand’s exclusive Sensation fabric is luxurious, without the maintenance of a traditional cushion. homecrest.com
Homecrest’s Revive collection is inspired by Midcentury design, and features the brand’s signature DreamCore cushion technology.
When the days grow longer—and warmer—it’s time to move the party outdoors. No matter what your personal style is, there is a source for that. From modern to traditional, from tropical to elegant, your outdoor space can echo the design of your home, and reflect your personal style.
Whether you have an indoor/outdoor room, a tiny balcony, or an expansive patio, make it comfortable for outdoor entertaining or simply lounging around. Just as in your indoor spaces, always consider how you plan to use the space.
Style is important, but so are the materials you choose. Outdoor fabrics come in every shade and texture, and many are interior-worthy textiles safe for use outdoors. Decorating the great outdoors has never been easier, or more stylish.
Ratana’s Park West collection is inspired by the contemporary cool of the museum district, and is an exercise in restrained simplicity. The low profile rope finish on the aluminum frame comes in a new hand-brushed pearl finish. rantana.com
The McKenna outdoor chandelier by Gabby is made from resin and aluminum, and is finished in natural resin. At 33 inches wide, it is a statement light for your outdoor spaces. gabbyhome.com
“ADOPT THE PACE OF NATURE: HER SECRET IS PATIENCE.” —Ralph Waldo Emerson
On the rooftop at 30 East Huron, a communal outdoor space was imagined and created by Topiarius, BTL Architects and their partners, using MAMAGREEN’s Polly Collection. mamagreen.com
On a modern, 28th floor terrace, Kevin Toukoumidis from dSPACE Studio designed a sleek outdoor space using a deep, comfortable sofa from Brown Jordan, perfect for snuggling up in front of the custom designed fireplace. brownjordan.com
In a private residence in San Miguel Allende, Mexico, designed by Brooks & Collier, the elegant outdoor spaces are outfitted in MAMAGREEN’s sleek designs. Allux bar chairs and lounges are comfortable and luxurious. mamagreen.com
McGuire/Baker Furniture’s Gondola, a 42-piece collaboration with Barbara Barry, works both indoors and out. The collection is inspired by Hawaiian and Scandinavian design sensibilities, celebrating the spirit of casual luxury. mcguirefurniture.com
The Edge Modular collection by POLYWOOD is scaled for use on a spacious patio or an intimate balcony. The contemporary seating combines both style and sustainability ideal for outdoor living. Edge features sleek, angular lines, and deep seating,
and is constructed of genuine Polywood lumber, a proprietary blend of plastics, including recycled milk jugs and detergent bottles. polywood-furniture.com
OW Lee’s Marin collection (seen here and on the cover), is inspired by relaxed California living. The collection includes
dining chairs, deep seating, and lounge options with both cushions and flex comfort seating. owlee.com