California Cool - "My number one tip for making an outdoor space feel comfy and stylish? Don't forget the outdoor rug, pillows, and throws," says Garlough. "They add character and color, and make a patio or deck feel so much more inviting.
For her small backyard, Californian Whitney Leigh Morris eschewed grass entirely, and filled the space with pavers and plantings. Lights strung above, and a tree growing by the fence, draw the eye up. See the full tour on Style Me Pretty.