Take It Outside: 10 Outdoor Before & After Projects

Best of 2011

It may be difficult to imagine right now, as we live through the shortest days of the year, but there will come a time when we'll want to throw open the doors and entertain outside. Check out these 10 outdoor before and after projects from 2011 and dream about the days of outdoor entertaining in your future…

TOP ROW
• 1 Our Outdoor Garden & Dining Area: Before & After
• 2 Before & After: Outdoor Storage Turned Seating
• 3 Before & After: 4 City Gardens
• 4 Before & After: Michelle's Welcoming Courtyard
• 5 Before & After: Old Fence Posts Transformed With String

BOTTOM ROW
• 6 Before & After: Brit's Sunshiny Outdoor Furniture Upgrade
• 7 Before & After: 4 Garden Furniture Makeovers
• 8 Before & After: A Garden Transformation Story
• 9 Before, During, After: An Evolving Outdoor Space
• 10 Before & After: Jacquie's Outdoor Lounge

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Welcome to Apartment Therapy's Best of 2011 roundup! From December 19 through January 1 we are rounding up our favorite (and your favorite) posts from the past year.

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