really like this clean, elegant but still cosy look for a garden seating area. - Gardening And Patio

Required Reading: Cultivating Garden Style

A simple palette of neutral colors and textures provide a serene backdrop for this outdoor room designed by Molly Wood Garden Design. From the new book CULTIVATING GARDEN STYLE.

Fresh With A Touch Of Cozy – The Garden Bench

23 Small Backyard Ideas How to Make Them Look Spacious and Cozy

olive trees in courtyard. Evergreen, soft grey tones, hardy and easily shaped. My husband really wants one of these in our garden so he can have an "on-tap" supply of olives and a reminder of my Italian roots.

Water en vuur

the ultimate outdoor courtyard living room in a London city garden, outdoor fireplace, table & seating surrounded by green, stone, & gravel