Summer can lead to seasonal inspiration for the home. All you need to do is take some cues from your wardrobe with a lighter and brighter vibe for your indoor and outdoor rooms.
Incorporate playful patterns, from pink flamingos to strawberry fields, to make your home feel more carefree and casual.
Natural accents like fresh flowers and other greenery, whether store-bought or plucked from your garden, help to blur the lines between inside and out.
Floral patterns also help to carry outdoor themes into indoor settings. Vintage paintings featuring colorful blooms can often be found at flea markets and thrift stores.
Swap out heavier elements like draperies for lighter varieties like linen. Traditional rugs can be replaced with sea grass and sisal styles that convey a laid-back feel.
Coffee table books and other titles that feature summer colors or themes can be displayed around the house along with magazines that