your own backyard. The right colors and textures can take your patio to Mexico or Morrocco in a flash. Plus, changing the fabric can create an entirely different look and feel.
add an exotic note to any outdoor space, and they're ideal for blocking unsavory views. Take a cue from this page in the book Decorate and make your own canopy from a length of pretty cloth and a few bamboo poles.
and add exotic flair with softly draped panels that evoke the feeling of a luxurious tent. The rug underfoot adds to the ambience, as do the pillows. There's shade, but enough light filters through to keep the space from feeling too closed in and dark.Design tip: Recreating this look is fairly simple —
We design the pool size to fit the outdoor space it is going into. We have designed small plunge pools in courtyards in the inner city and larger pools in more substantial gardens. It depends on the size of your backyard and keeping everything in proportion.