Summer is fast approaching, so it is about time to revamp your outdoors and here are some inspirations to get the most enviable pool of the neighborhood. Everything goes with nature, so think outside the box and play with colours, patterns, shapes, art, flowers and plants to create your perfect retreat.
1/ Asian inspired : Artsy, uncluttered and modern white furniture for a zen pool
Credit: Ando Studio.
2/ Create your life-size aquarium with an above-ground pool!
3/ Colorful accents and hanging chairs for a bohemian chic style
Credit: Style Estate via Pinterest.
4/ Curtains, wooden furniture and a fireplace make for timeless and elegant pool area
Credit: Style Estate via Pinterest
5/ Copper and brass lanterns, patterned tiles, mosaics and luscious plants for an oriental oasis
Credit: Priceypads.com via Pinterest.
6/ Build a partly elevated pool floor to add furniture in the pool and create a surrealist landscape
Credit: Delano Hotel, South Beach via kiwi collection.com.
7/ Rocks, cascade, plants and a fire pit to create a cosy, countryside, retreat
8/ Cypresses, stone wall, and Mediterranean jars for a Tuscan look
9/ Play with lighting – There are so many outdoor lighting options and it has the power to transform your “meh” outdoor into a glamorous one.
Credit: Anthony Exter via Pinterest.
10/ Create your Meditteranean retreat with orange trees, and greek-temple style pool house
11/Black and white stripes for an unexpected chic and timeless outdoor
12/ Red is the new standard to add color to contemporary outdoors
Credit: Taiwana Hotel, St Barts.
13/ Colourful patterns, curtains and chic lighting for sophisticated and glamour outdoor
Credit: Traditional Home.
14/ Decorate with balls in the pool and outside
Credit: House Beautiful / Design: Jay Griffith.
15/ White airy curtains and light wood for an ethereal feel
Credit: House Beautiful/ Design: Bill Brockschmidt and Courtney Coleman.
16/ A perfectly landscaped garden and touches of yellow for a Palm Beach style outdoor
Credit: House Beautiful/ Design: Jesse Carrier and Mara Miller
17/ Make it a fun pool with a statement pool float and colorful floating accents
Credit: Lovely Indeed via Pinterest.
18/ Shades of blue to reflect the pool and the sky, what more natural?
Credit: House Beautiful/ Design: Kim Coleman and Michele Green.
19/ Casually placed outdoor pillows on the floor for a cosy and laid-back style
Credit: House Beautiful/ Design: Markham Roberts.
20/ Try and mix orange accents with the blue waters of the pool and you’ll discover a true match!