A group of friends in an outdoor space with hanging lights toasting a happy occasion.
With temperatures dropping and some places already seeing snow, the holiday season is upon us. But does your outdoor space agree? Even though swimming and sunbathing are now distant summer memories, enjoying your backyard doesn’t have to be a thing of the past, especially this year. With a few quick upgrades to your backyard, patio… Continue Reading 4 Ways to Update Your Outdoor Space for the Holidays
A round outdoor dining table with decor for an outdoor Thanksgiving overlooking the sea
If you find yourself suddenly wondering if you should have an outdoor Thanksgiving this year, you’re not alone. It’s something everyone is suddenly talking about. So, the question becomes, how? A little ingenuity, adaptability, creativity – and the right outdoor furniture – are the main ingredients for a successful outdoor Thanksgiving.   Outdoor Dining for… Continue Reading How to Host an Outdoor Thanksgiving this Year
An evening view of a she shed surrounded by trees that serves as a retail studio for Treci Smith
Sometimes a girl just needs to get away. You know how it is. Even in normal times, the world dishes up heaping helpings of stress. Add quarantining and serious health concerns for loved ones on top of that and now there are definitely some moments when a bit of alone time is in order. Enter… Continue Reading How to Make Your She Shed Feel Like Home
A rustic accent cabinet with cubbies in various shapes and sizes with a lamp and flowers on top
Clutter creeps into every room of the home, invades our cars, and fills up our phones. While some of us are able to say no to stuff, most have a far harder time when it comes to accumulating things we don’t really need. That doesn’t mean you have to live with clutter forever! Instead, you… Continue Reading Enjoy Your Home More with Our 30-Day Plan to Stop Clutter
Madison Avenue outdoor furniture by kathy ireland styled by Rachel Moriarty in front of a shed with multi-colored doors.
Picture this: it’s a beautiful, sunny day, and family and (if you’re ready) a few carefully selected friends are enjoying a backyard barbecue on your patio. The food is delicious, the drinks are cold, and everyone is having a great time as they relax on your outdoor furniture or gather around the bar. What could… Continue Reading Outdoor Furniture Buying Guide
The kathy ireland Madison Avenue outdoor furniture seating group on a wood deck next to a pool.
With the weather really starting to heat up in many places and school winding down, summer is upon us. It’s time to clean up the pool, relax in comfy outdoor furniture, and soak up the sun. But before the fun can begin in your backyard oasis, check that you have everything needed for the best… Continue Reading Get Ready for Summer Fun with Outdoor Furniture and Patio Must-Haves
A set of four outdoor chairs with navy cushions from the kathy ireland Homes and Gardens Madison collection on a patio overlooking a green lawn and foothills with trees.
With estimates that social distancing may continue through the summer, our homes (and especially our backyards) continue to be our sanctuaries where we stay safe and relax. Staying at home is the new going out. And if all this newfound staying at home is making you a little stir crazy, the outdoors may be calling… Continue Reading Make Your Backyard the Perfect Outdoor Escape When We’re All Staying Inside
An inviting, curved patio conversation set by Kathy Ireland with brown wicker base and white cushions with black piping.
While your dog might be in heaven with a houseful of people suddenly home, the people in your house (maybe you especially) could feel like it’s a LOT of togetherness. If everyone is getting a little stir crazy, turn your attention to your outdoor space and see how to make time there even more relaxing.… Continue Reading How the Right Outdoor Furniture can Turn Your Shelter into Your Sanctuary