Is there anything more comforting than sitting on a front porch on a warm summer night? From billowing curtains to tropical plants, these seven stunning porches will make it hard to say otherwise. Partially protected from the elements, these covered spaces are a great opportunity to test your design chops. Go for a whimsical look and hang string lights from the ceiling, or cover your porch with botanicals for bohemian flair. Whatever your creative style is, we guarantee these seven dream summer porches will be hard to resist.

1. Hammock Heaven

Source: Charleston

Tuck a hammock in the corner of your porch to create the ultimate hideaway. Black wicker furniture and an iron light fixture contrast the white railings, giving this bohemian porch a contemporary edge.

2. Wicker Wonder

Source: Domino

Between the wicker furniture and blue color scheme, this beautiful wrap around porch has a delightfully vintage feel. The purple orchid adds a tropical touch.

3. Country with a Twist

With classic white wicker furniture and pops of color, this tranquil porch is a perfect example on how to mix styles. The white pillars and black shutters echo classic country porches, while leafy ferns and global motifs on the couch pillows have a bohemian look.

4. Curtain Cabana

Create your own porch cabana by hanging gauzy white curtains. Their light material gives this space the feel of a breezy oasis, while leafy green hanging plants add an earthy touch.

5. A Swinging Success

What’s a porch without a porch swing? With a vibrant yellow hue and summery pillows, this rope swing embodies the happiness that comes with warmer weather. The best part? You can swap out the pillows and throws to match the seasons!

6. Bohemian Bliss

More is more with this vibrant backyard porch. Its bright colors and different patterns create a dazzling bohemian space equipped with hanging plants and palm fronds. With plenty of seating, this porch is perfect for entertaining.

7. Whimsical Wonderland

Source: Domino

With curling ivy vines, leafy ferns, and fluffy white flowers, this porch looks like something out of a storybook. The wood chair detailing completes this whimsical look.

 

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