Summer on the Porch

Summer on the Porch

I love to sit on my rocking chairs on the front porch while enjoying a nice conversation with someone either on the phone or in person. A mason jar filled with tasty iced tea hits the spot, especially because this summer has started out very hot and humid. It’s a perfect pick me up on a hot and steamy afternoon!
Summer on the Porch

This summer I chose to use pink and beige tones in my front porch design. I coordinated the front door wreath with the accessories on the porch for a pretty and elegant facade. The contrasting tones of light and dark pink next to the beige or khaki colors are perfect in creating a lovely atmosphere. I created a personal touch with the use of monogram pillows. They go along with the monogram banner and wreath on the front door.
Summer on the Porch

The feeling of my decor on the porch is almost tropical. Perfect for the summer!
Summer on the Porch

Pretty and relaxing or pretty relaxing is the theme of my porch.
Summer Porch

I picked some pink roses from my garden to display in this tall white pitcher. The pitcher is just right next to the lantern on the table. The vignette of these items along with the iced tea makes the design very inviting.
Summer on the Porch

Summer on the Porch

Summer on the Porch

Who doesn’t love roses? They are the perfect choice in any decor…they fit right in anywhere and help to make a design more special.
Summer on the Porch

I hope you enjoyed my “Summer on the Porch” post!
Feel free to pin my porch ideas onto your Pinterest boards.
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I’m linking with:

Between Naps on the Porch-Metamorphosis Monday

Savvy Southern Style

Stone Gable

Coastal Charm

Rustic and Refined

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  1. Good afternoon LuAnn, oh-my-goodness!!! What a lovely invitation to come sit on your porch and sip the ice tea, I would enjoy the ambiance and mood that your setting offers, wonderful!! Please stop by and share on Friday Features!!!
    Hope you have a lovely weekend!

  2. Your front porch is so amazing, I really like the brick floor. Your tea spot looks so inviting and peaceful, I need a wicker table like yours on my front porch. πŸ™‚
    Have a great rest of your week,

    1. Thank you Gina for your lovely comments! Thanks too for stopping by. The wicker table is so convenient on the porch and works great between the rockers.
      Have a lovely Friday!
      LuAnn πŸ˜‰

  3. I Love your porch decor and I love your rocking chairs. We just recently moved into a new home with a front porch that has a hanging swing, but I so want to swap it out for some rocking chairs – you have inspired me! Stopping by from Imparting Grace.

    1. Hi Debbie! Thank you for your lovely comments and for stopping by! I have a swing on the back porch/deck, but I love my rocking chairs in the front! You are welcome for the inspiration.
      Happy Friday!
      LuAnn πŸ˜‰

    1. Happy summer to you too Pinky! I’ll love the way pink and beige or pink and brown play together. They make beautiful combinations…especially for pink lovers.
      Happy Friday!
      LuAnn πŸ˜‰

  4. Your porch is very inviting and comfy looking. I love the summer colors your chose and the monogrammed ‘C’ works for me πŸ™‚ Enjoy many more great conversations on the beautiful porch of yours! Blessings, Cindy

  5. I have a front porch for the first time in my life! I love how you have decorated your porch. I am so anxious to get started on mine. I would love it if you would come by and share this or any of your posts at my new link party on Sunday at Celebrate and Decorate!

    1. Hi Chloe! Congrats on your new front porch! I’m sure you will get a lot of enjoyment from it. Thank you for your lovely comments and for the invitation to party with you. I’ll be there on Sunday!
      Have a lovely weekend!
      LuAnn πŸ˜‰

  6. Oh my goodness LuAnn I am in love with your porch! The colors are spactacuilar as wall as how you have it all set up! Beautiful! Thank you for sharing at Share it One More Time

  7. LuAnn, your porch is absolutely gorgeous! Pretty and relaxing for sure. Love the roses in the tall white tin! I am going with a pink theme on my porch after the 24th. Hope it is half as beautiful as yours! Thanks for sharing with SYC. I will be featuring you this week.

  8. Hello LuAnn! You are amazing. You have been Pinned, Tweeted and Posted to facebook! Your post will be featured this week at the Friday Favorites Link Party at Come by and see your feature and share what you have been working on!! The party goes live Thursday at 7PM. I hope to see your there…Hugs – Christine at Must Love Home

    1. Thank you Christine for your sweet comments and for all the shares…I’m so happy you enjoyed my summer Porch post! I’ll will definitely be by to share more of my design ideas tonight.
      Happy Thursday!
      LuAnn πŸ˜‰

  9. LuAnn, your front porch is stunning – love the pink and the ice tea and rocking chairs seem to be calling my name. Thank you so much for sharing at Share It One More Time. Cathy

  10. Hello LuAnn, your porch is so lovely and inviting – love the rockers and the sweet tea in mason jars! I will be featuring your post in this week’s A Return to Loveliness,

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