Porch Makeover: Chippendale Glider & Conversational Seating

We had the pleasure of styling a cozy front porch this past month with our Chippendale Collection. The area was very spacious, much wider than most porches, and had a lot of potential to fit several pieces of furniture. The homeowner shared with us that the front porch is the perfect quiet spot when she wants to read a book and enjoy a cup of coffee. … Continue reading Porch Makeover: Chippendale Glider & Conversational Seating


Our First Porch Makeover

When our Creative Team first had the idea to put together some local outdoor makeovers featuring our furniture, it was the dead of winter. With our corporate headquarters in Indiana, there wasn’t a whole lot we could do but wait until the weather warmed up. Fast forward to spring and we thought, why not look in our own backyards? My aunt and uncle have an adorable … Continue reading Our First Porch Makeover


DIY Your Own Container Gardens

Among the accessories and props we bring on photo shoots, live plants and flowers are great at adding a lived-in feel to our photos. Typically, we work with existing plants at each shoot location, but every once in a while we pot our own to bring along. While buying a pre-made arrangment at your local florist or home improvement store is the easiest, sometimes it’s nice to get … Continue reading DIY Your Own Container Gardens


1 Piece, 3 Ways: Classic Adirondack

Available in 13 different lumber colors, the Classic Adirondack (one of our most popular) is a pretty versatile piece. We thought it would be fun to see what it would look like dressed up with three different design styles… Ready for the Beach Classic Folding Adirondack in White Cute and classic, white is by far our most popular lumber color, and it goes with everything! Maritime … Continue reading 1 Piece, 3 Ways: Classic Adirondack


UPCYCLE DIY – Repurposed Centerpiece

One of our favorite upcycling projects this summer is to repurpose glass bottles into a stunning centerpiece for your next outdoor party. All you need is a handful of empty glass bottles, a little spray paint and some freshly cut flowers. STEP 1: Raid your recycle bin! Tip: Look for bottles with varying sizes and shapes to create a more balanced set. Remove all labels … Continue reading UPCYCLE DIY – Repurposed Centerpiece

5 Creative Ways to Repurpose Canning Jars for Outdoor Design

At POLYWOOD, we repurpose recycled milk jugs by transforming them into beautiful, functional outdoor furniture. Rethinking the function of everyday objects is a great way to find eco-friendly solutions for decorating your home, entertaining, dining and so much more. Spice up your outdoor living space with these five creative ways to repurpose canning jars. Chandelier A chandelier is a great way to bring indoor comfort … Continue reading 5 Creative Ways to Repurpose Canning Jars for Outdoor Design