Steal This Look: Mod LA Garden Patio by Ashe and Leandro by

Issue 23 · Summer Color · June 5, 2012

Steal This Look: Mod LA Garden Patio by Ashe and Leandro

Issue 23 · Summer Color · June 5, 2012

We've been admiring actress Jennifer Carpenter's Laurel Canyon patio for a while now; from the strand lighting casually laced through the overhanging trees to the eclectic mix of outdoor classics.

Carpenter collaborated with Ashe + Leandro to transform a 1930s LA hunting lodge into a color-splashed bohemian abode. The garden patio features bright citrus colors, a vintage glider, and shade-loving house plants; a winning combination. Recreate the SoCal vibe with the following elements:

Above: In LA, you have the advantage of abundant foliage, creating an automatic screen. Throw mod furniture and bright accents into the mix and you're done. Acapulco Chair

Above: The white Acapulco Chair is woven of flexible vinyl cord with a black wire frame; $475 from Innit Designs.

Hee Lounge Chair

Above: Designed by Denmark-based company Hay, the Hee Lounge Chair is available in six different colors, including yellow (shown here) for $790 from A + R Store.

Table in a Bag Outdoor Commercial 15-Light String Light Set Up

Above: The Table in a Bag Outdoor Commercial 15-Light String Light Set Up is $99 for the 48-foot-long strand from Amazon.

Outdoor Pillows in Rove Maharam Fabric

Above: Design Within Reach's Outdoor Pillows in Rove Maharam Fabric are free of PFOA chemicals and stain-resistant. Available in orange (shown), green, and taupe; $85 for the 18" pillow.

Civil War Gettysburg Twin Blanket

Above: The Civil War Gettysburg Twin Blanket is made of reprocessed wool and nylon, warm enough for outdoor evenings; $109 from Woolrich.

Malaro Bench

Above: The basic white Malaro Bench is made from acacia wood on a steel, powder-coated frame; $69.99 from Ikea.

Bullet Planter

Above: Potted pathos and mother-in-law tongue plants live in a bright green Bullet Planter. Made from compressed-molded fiberglass on top of powder coated steel, the medium size is $165 from Design Within Reach.

Tarnby Rug

Above: Ikea's classic Tarnby Rug is made of flatwoven natural fibers; prices range from $99 for the 5-by-8 foot size to $149 for the 6-by-9 foot size.



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