How are you doing today? One of the things that’s helping me to keep going is projects — and that’s whether I actually do them or not. I think I really enjoy the ideation process, the research, putting pretty mood boards together, shopping, etc. The project I’ve been wanting to do for a few years is a spruce up of our outdoor pavilion. Here’s why…
OPTION 1 FOR THE OUTDOOR PAVILION: GUAVA
Wait, is pavilion the right word? I don’t even know. My brain is a little mushy.
But you can see the poolside area here (scroll to the bottom of the post).
I know what you’re probably thinking… Are you insane?
I totally feel you. But this space designed by my friend, the amazing Gray Malin, only looked like this during the show house. After, the furniture went away.
So now, we have furniture that is totally fine, but not that inspiring. I want to give it a happy, colorful jolt.
I love these vintage-inspired pool chaises, outdoor chairs, and sofa in this bright guava hue.
And that white scalloped umbrella with the punchy guava hue on the inside is the perfect match.
What do you think?
OPTION 2 FOR THE OUTDOOR PAVILION: YELLOW
I ask because I also love those yellow patio umbrellas, and could see going that route too.
The outdoor sofa, chairs and pool chaises are available in so many different colors and patterns, including yellow… so perhaps going the route of where it channels The Parker or The Avalon is the way to go. Perhaps yellow cushions, or even black-and-white stripes?
OPTION 3 FOR THE OUTDOOR PAVILION: BLUE
Or, another option is to go blue.
Always calm, soothing, blue and white always reminds of the Mediterranean, Capri and the Amalfi coast.
Plus it would be more akin to the original space, designed by Gray Malin for the Christopher Kennedy Show House.
So, which way would you go: Guava, Yellow or Blue?
OPTION 4 FOR THE OUTDOOR PAVILION: PINK
Or, plot twist, should I go with the pink two-tiered umbrella I’ve been loving since last year (see last year’s patio umbrellas roundup). I also love this yellow and white two-tiered umbrella.
HOW TO GET 25% OFF + FREE SHIPPING
The Frontgate 25% off sale has been extended for one more day!
Use code FREE2ME for free shipping too!
To take advantage, simply click here to shop or on any of the links above.
ANOTHER WAY TO GET 25% OFF AT FRONTGATE IS THRU THE LIKE TO KNOW IT APP
There’s another way to get 25% off for thru tomorrow.
The app LIKEtoKNOW.it, which is where I link all of the products that I feature, is having a #StayHomeWithLTK Sale thru Wednesday, 4/23.
You can download the free LIKEtoKNOW.it app and follow me @kellygolightly.
Then, shop my picks through the app. I’m linking the same items above.
When you shop thru the app and use code FGLTK25 at checkout, you’ll get 25% off and free shipping on everything, including furniture!
In case you missed yesterday’s post, you can see more of my Frontgate picks here.
PATIO UMBRELLAS & OUTDOOR FURNITURE I LOVE
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