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A sophisticated look for an outdoor living space...

A sophisticated look for an outdoor living space, using the velvety depths of Resene Porter on the wall, with a framed trellis finished in Resene Woodsman Light Greywash to break up the dark wall, create interest and have the potential to act as a growing frame for a flowering climber.

The deck is finished in Resene Woodsman Mid Greywash as a tonal complement to the trellis. The Resene Woodsman Greywash finishes add an on-trend look to any timber products while allowing the beauty of the timber grain to show through. They are also available in interior formulations under the Resene Colorwood stains range.

Bright colours and muted greys Greys and bright colours - Mood board
Greys and bright colours - Mood board Bright colours and muted greys

Against the neutral appearance of the black and grey, add pops of colour in any shades you like. Here, the chair and tall pot are painted in Resene She’ll Be Right (turquoise) with other pots in Resene Away We Go (green) and Resene Cleopatra (mustard).

Pour yourself a refreshing drink, grab a book or magazine to read and settle in for some relaxing outdoors time.

Paint colours: Wall: Resene Porter. Trellis: Resene Woodsman Light Greywash. Deck: Resene Woodsman Mid Greywash. Chair: Resene She’ll Be Right. Plant pots: Resene She’ll Be Right, Resene Away We Go and Resene Cleopatra.

Resene Woodsman Light Greywash

Resene Woodsman Mid Greywash

Resene Away We Go

Resene Cleopatra

Resene Porter

Styling by Megan Harrison-Turner. Images by Bryce Carleton. 2019

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