A California Patio Exploding With Pattern & Color

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Project by: Natalie Myers
Location: Los Angeles, California

From designer Natalie: The beauty of an Los Angeles lifestyle is that outdoor living becomes integral to your daily existence. I worked with a young couple who were motivated to outfit their patio before any of the other rooms in their newly acquired Hancock Park home.

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We chose modern and neutral teak wood furniture. Then I had a little fun collecting vintage Mexican blankets, kilim pillows and a large beautiful kilim rug, a tie dye throw, and vintage pottery for planting succulents in.

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The idea was to capture the relaxed feeling of a bohemian retreat in the Palm Springs desert or the Southwest in their own backyard.

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You may think these items are too nice for the outdoors, but the summers here are so dry with zero threat of rain and the textiles hardy enough that they will weather just fine.

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(Image credits: Natalie Myers)

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