Blue and White Outdoor Living Details

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Blue and White Outdoor Living Area

With lots of sunshine in the forecast I am certain it is time to set up my outdoor living for this Spring!  I wanted to re share my current outdoor living area with some of my favorite Blue and White accents. Blue and White is really making a huge presence again this year both in fashion and home accesories! This color combination really speaks to me and truly puts me in my happy place!

If you were to ask me,I am always up for a refreshed look however if it continues to make you happy than no need to fix what isn’t broken! The Bllue and White import pieces from my collection as well as navy and white accents always bring a smile to my face. You can see what my original vision was about 4 years ago when we did our outdoor living reveal here.  When I featured the photos below last year,  many of you had questions about our outdoor living I wanted to share this post from last year with you again including some new ideas that I might include for the Lake House outdoor vision.

One of the main changes I’ve made from the original vision was to replace the turquoise accents with a fresh navy and white color palette.  While I have recently made some changes to our family room for this Spring, I contiue to stay within the similar color group but with lighter blues this time.  The navy’s still blend seamlessly with our Cabana/Teen Hang Out (All the details are in this post.)

Adirondack Chairs / Adirondack Stools / Navy Garden Stool / Navy Umbrella Cover, Umbrella Pole and Umbrella Stand / Navy and White Ikat Outdoor Pillows / Navy Sleevless Tunic / Hermes Bangle Bracelet / Garmin Watch / White Clic Clac Bracelet / Silver Bamboo Earrings / White Hermes Sandals (similar sandals for less)

I’m so bad at remembering to put the umbrella down and another strong wind broke our umbrella so I have ordered another one! I love the crisp peacoat navy of this budget find. It is Sunbrella fabric and it has done a great job withstanding the strong Texas sun and still looks new!

These pretty navy and white outdoor Ikat pillows are now on sale and also in Sunbrella fabric.  I love them on our Adirondack chairs and the sofa. The navy lacquer garden stool completes this vignette.  This is the perfect place to enjoy a cool drink and watch the girls and their friends swim!  These Adirondack chairs and stools are a great buy (and currently on sale!).  We leave them outdoors year-round and they are on their third summer!

Outdoor Wicker Sectional / Outdoor Wicker Club Chair / Navy Garden Stool / Navy and White Ikat Outdoor Pillows (currently on sale!) / Outdoor Faux Fiber Pillows (currently on sale!) / Similar Teak Coffee Table / Blue and White Import Bowl / TIKI Torch

In our outdoor living area, I refreshed our pillows with these beautiful navy woven pillows. They are made from a faux natural fiber to give them a textural look and be weather resistant. I then accented our outdoor wicker sectional sofa with the same navy and white outdoor Ikat pillows as the Adirondack chairs. I also added the navy and white outdoor Ikat pillows to our club chairs.

We love this outdoor seating set.  It is all so well-priced, too!  If you are in the market for outdoor furniture, I highly recommend this collection.  This is the 6th summer and it looks brand new!  The outdoor wicker color is Driftwood and the cushions are Cloud White with Gray piping.  The Sunbrella fabric hasn’t faded and washes beautifully!

We spend so much time here year-round watching movies and entertaining friends.  The string lights add a great ambiance at night.  My next addition will be fans to circulate the air here in the hottest months!

Navy Sleevless TunicSilver Bamboo Earrings / White Hermes Sandals (similar sandals for less) / Similar Dining Table / Outdoor Wicker Dining Chairs / Juliska Berry and Thread Melamine Dinner Plates / Faux Bamboo Flatware (currently 30% off!) / Juliska Blue and White Napkins / Juliska Bamboo Napkin Rings / Juliska Berry and Thread Acrylic Tumbler / Juliska Berry and Thread Acrylic Wine Glass / Blue and White Happiness Jars / Silver Lantern (on sale) /  Juliska Berry and Thread Acrylic Pitcher (NOTE: All Juliska is 30% off until Thursday here!)

And you know I’m always going to share a beautiful tablescape for the season.  Full details will be coming on soon but here is a sneak peek of my Blue and White Summer Tablescape.  Many of these blue and white pieces live in other rooms like our family room (and here) but are great additions to a tablescape. Of course, it also has to have my signature pop of pink!

I have four of these gorgeous silver lanterns that I use in several ways. As you see them here on the table top, as markers on the stairs when we have parties so that people don’t trip and also to hold open our French doors during parties as well.  Mine are the Medium size and on sale for $33.50!

Katie Kime Ginger Jars Ice BucketStainless Prep Table / Drink Dispenser / Tava Woven Dispenser Stand / Tava Woven Serving Tray / Striped Straws / Similar Blue and White Cache Pot / Styrofoam Cups / Drink Tub

When entertaining outdoors, having drinks at the ready is always a must! This steel prep table has been a fun addition to our outdoor living space. I always keep it stocked with fun flavored water in this drink dispenser on a stand, personalized styrofoam cups and fruity Pellegrino and Topo Chico. This darling Blue and White Ginger Jar Ice Bucket is perfect for keeping ice ready for drinks, too.  A tip for keeping things looking neat is to corral them in a serving tray like this coordinating white washed woven trayThis drink tub is the perfect size for icing down our favorite drinks.

Ikat Striped Pool and Beach Towel / Similar Woven Basket / Best Clean Sunscreens

It was time for a major update of our pool towels. I was so excited to find these navy and white Ikat beach towels. They are extra large and super plush.  We also love to have outdoor games set up. The kids love our ping-pong table, greed or bunco with lawn dice, bocce and this new beanbag toss my husband received for Father’s Day.

AWL Summer Style Boutiques / Navy Sleevless Tunic / Hermes Bangle Bracelet / Garmin Watch / White Clic Clac Bracelet / Silver Bamboo Earrings / White Hermes Sandals (similar sandals for less) / Similar Dining Table / Outdoor Wicker Dining Chairs

Another summer must is cool summer style.  This tunic dress that I was asked to debut for Cabana Life is one of my go to spring and summer styles.  Stay tuned because I have all new Spring Style Shops for you and your home coming soon!

Cheers to a beautiful and stylish time outdoors while we are home!

XO

Alicia

Photos by Mary Hafner before shelter at home.

Many tabletop pieces were provided by Juliska. As always all selections and opinions are my own.

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2 Comments

  1. Sheila

    Beautiful and inspiring as always!

  2. Shannon

    Wonderful style! I love everything about your backyard. Thank you so much for sharing your ideas with us!

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  1. Sheila

    Beautiful and inspiring as always!

  2. Shannon

    Wonderful style! I love everything about your backyard. Thank you so much for sharing your ideas with us!

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AliciaWoodLifestyle.com is a lifestyle destination for everyday living written by Alicia Wood. Alicia's goal is create a timeless, fresh way to approach fashion, entertaining, beauty, design and travel.

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