The pros at PLA Design Studio infused Italian flair in this Boca Raton garden with tumbled stones and glazed ceramic tiles that mimic the hexagonal shape of the outdoor pavers

Garden Gallantry

The pros at PLA Design Studio infused Italian flair in this Boca Raton garden with tumbled stones and glazed ceramic tiles that mimic the hexagonal shape of the outdoor pavers.The Augustine metal chair from...
With rope backrests, tapered aluminum legs, and swivel bases, the Daisy Rae chairs by Mamagreen are ideal for rooftops or high-wind areas

Active Leisure

Rock, swivel, and swing to your heart’s content in the great outdoors
“This garden is in the middle Keys near an open bay,” says Craig Reynolds. “We raised the pool to avoid flooding during storms and we used poured concrete on the deck, which was designed in a very organic shape without sides. That’s a Native American chickee, not tiki, hut, which was installed in the center of the garden. And we used tall hurricane palms and coconut palms for an overall tropical feel.”

Garden Talk with Craig Reynolds

Landscape architect Craig Reynolds on creating memorable outdoor spaces with nature in mind
The guest house of this Miami property is adjacent to the pool in an area of the garden defined by lush plantings and stone walkways.

Q&A with Landscape Architect Raymond Jungles

Raymond Jungles continues to lead the charge when it comes to sumptuous gardens completely attuned to their environments
Inspired by manta rays, the Ocean Master M1 Manta parasol by Tuuci sets a new benchmark for umbrella utility

Chic Poolside Lounging

Chic outdoor furniture and other essentials for winter days and nights by the water
Reflecting pools are a common feature in DWY’s projects, as evidenced by this beachfront Siesta Key residence.

Q&A with Landscape Architect David Young

The designer behind DWY Landscape Architects believes in design that deepens our relationship with the great outdoors
Armani/Casa’s new outdoor collection was presented in all its glory at the most recent edition of the Milan Furniture Fair.

Three Furniture Designers Making Their Outdoor Debuts

Three top-tier furniture brands with Miami presence introduce their first outdoor collections just in time for fall
Seating and other items from Knoll, Janus et Cie, and Teak Warehouse make up the furniture selections at the outdoor living room of this Palm Beach residence. Photos courtesy of Ellen Kavanaugh Interiors

Designers Create Places in the Sun

Designers Ellen Kavanaugh and Krista Alterman share their approaches to winning outdoor spaces in two stunning projects
Louvered pergolas can be freestanding or attached to the house as an extension of an existing lanai. They can be equipped with lighting, electronics, fans, and other extras to create a room that stands on its own. “Some of ours are programmed to close automatically when sensing rainfall,” says Knaak, “so everything inside is protected.”

4 Ways to Modernize Landscape Design

From streamlined pergolas to next-generation lighting, here are multiple elements to consider to ensure winning gardens
“Using screens is outdoor room decorating,” says Giampietro. “They separate spaces and can suggest leaving one room and entering the next one.”

Alfresco Allure with Matthew Giampietro

When it comes to memorable outdoor spaces, landscape master Matthew Giampietro makes his own rules
The South Beach collection of outdoor pieces by Tommy Bahama Furniture feels just right

A Place in the Sun

In Florida, beach house-chic style is always in season
Cube by Skyline Design features an intricate pattern shell that lets sunlight and breezes in

Alfresco Flair

In Florida, outdoor living gets more appealing come fall and winter. Here are five fun must-haves for open-air leisure
With impressive views all around, the penthouse terrace makes the most of its position. Designer Sofia Joelsson relied on the outdoor collections of Kingsley-Bate, RH, New Age Cabinets, Renson Outdoor, and Tuuci to outfit the 3,781-square-foot space.

Under the South Beach Sun

A penthouse terrace in South Beach embraces alfresco style to the fullest
Classical statues representing the four seasons are surrounded by white candle bush in a somewhat secret part of the garden, away from the main property.

A Classic Touch in the Garden

Landscape designer Fernando Wong brings his award-winning green thumb to a Palm Beach garden with anglophile sensibilities
Knott freestanding outdoor shower by Magnus Home. Pool_Outdoors_FD32-2E

The Great Outdoors

Ensure that pool deck and all other alfresco spaces are up to par and ready for summer with these five winning discoveries