Outdoor Living

Inviting Porches and Verandas

Late spring and early summer days draw us outside to entertain or just relax with a drink and a copy of FLOWER magazine. We’ve gathered more than two dozen idyllic porches and verandas featured in our pages to inspire your outdoor space refresh—or maybe just your daydreams.

Front Yard Courtyard

Designer Courtnay Tartt Elias of Creative Tonic pulled out all the stops when creating a lively outdoor area for endless fun at her Houston home.

Gorgeous Pools and Pool Houses

From the summer house of an heiress-turned-business maven to the private escapes of top designers, the editors of Flower magazine round up their favorite pools and pool houses.

Cozy Up Your Outdoor Spaces for Fall

Small celebrations at home bring joy. Make them special—and revel in the autumn weather—by moving them outside. Tammy Powell, designer at Blackjack Gardens in Birmingham, shares tips for refreshing outdoor living spaces for fall