On a tight budget? This has been achieved with a recycled timber, some breeze blocks a lick of paint. The trick to the style is to stick to a limited colour palette which brings harmony - but also a great contrast in the textures of the materials.
In Seaver and Speck's backyard, landscape architect Tessier had the idea to add six African sumac trees to shade an elegant outdoor dining room. He left enough space for a vegetable garden and a bit of lawn for the clients' young daughter.