Summer is here and that means it’s time to relax, unwind, and enjoy a little bit of luxurious summer living. If you browse Pinterest or look through any interiors magazine this time of year, you will certainly find rooms and outdoor spaces and vacation destinations that will leave you “ooh-ing and ah-ing!”
While attaining the luxurious and extravagant style of some of these homes, gardens and resorts may be a little out of reach for most homeowners, embracing luxurious summer living is really easy to do! Here are five easy ways to embrace luxurious summer living.*This post contains affiliate links.
1. Luxurious Summer Living: Create Relaxing Outdoor Spaces
When it comes to creating luxury outdoors, nothing could be more simple than a front porch, deck or patio that is outfitted with comfortable furnishings with plush pillows and tables for drinks and snacks.
An oversized porch swing, swing bed, or hammock stuffed with comfy cushions and pillows is the perfect spot for relaxing with a good book and a glass of cold iced tea, or enjoying the simple summer luxury of a midday nap!
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2. Luxurious Summer Living: Al Fresco Dining Ideas
Enjoy the beauty and warmth of summer Al fresco dining by setting up a luxurious tablescape anywhere on your property. Whether you use your front porch, patio, deck, or simply set up a picnic table in your yard, the luxury is all in the details. Use beautiful dishes, stemware, candles and table linens to create a truly luxurious and memorable dining experience.
3. Luxurious Summer Living: It’s Pool Time!
It’s just wouldn’t be summer without some time spent in the pool! If you have always dreamed of having your own pool but the price or installation seemed overwhelming, then a fiberglass pool may be an option for you. Fiberglass pools last for years, add value to your property and certainly create that luxurious summer living vibe we all crave!
There are so many beautiful and affordable fiberglass pool options on the market today and they are relatively easy to install. Using landscaping stones and the right pool side furniture and accessories, you can create your own luxurious summer backyard oasis.
The addition of a jacuzzi is even more luxurious!
4. Luxurious Summer Living: Grill Out In Style
Summertime means delicious food hot off the grill and the extra luxury of time spent outdoors eating and socializing with family and friends. You can create a stunning outdoor kitchen relatively easily with some creative DIY hacks, or purchase outdoor kitchen kits from your local hardware store or online.
5. Luxurious Summer Living: Enjoy The Beauty of Fresh Flowers
One of the easiest and most inexpensive ways to add a luxurious summer look to the home is to always have fresh cut flowers and bouquets on display.
If you grown your own roses or cutting garden, you can have an endless supply of flowers all summer!
I don’t know about you, but after a nearly non-existent spring full of cold, rainy weather, I am ready to embrace all the little luxuries of summer. How are you planning to embrace luxurious summer living? Any special luxurious vacation destinations on the calendar? I love hearing from you!