It often only takes one signature project or DIY to give your outdoor space an entirely new identity. Here are transformative ways to take things up a notch and give your patio or deck a major style boost.
Above, Megan Pflug tricked out her backyard patio with DIY espaliered vines on the fence. The green shines against the black wood and adds pattern and height.
This planter bench from Monsters Circus is a great way to reuse a pallet.
Laura at A Beautiful Mess created this amazing mid-century style trellis that divides her patio from her car port.
This potting bench from Love Grows Wild is a serious style statement with its decorative roof and added detail.
Michael Garvey decorated a bunch of inexpensive IKEA stools in different, but complementary, ways. Grouped together they make a statement, but can also be moved around for flexibility sake.
This large angled outdoor bench from A Beautiful Mess is designed to wrap around a circular fire pit. It's paint pattern and bright pillows make it a focal point of the backyard.
This basic broad stripe pattern was easy for Nesting Grace to paint and looks like a graphic rug from a distance.