Last month, Elle Decor and the Hearst Design Group partnered with Frontgate to kick off the $25,000 Outdoor Makeover Sweepstakes. To enter, visit the Sweeps page by July 3 and vote for your favorite look. Entrants have the chance to win one of four prizes, including a $25,000 gift card from Frontgate.
For tennis aficionados the world over, summer doesn’t officially start until late June, with the start of The Championships at Wimbledon. This year marks the 137th year of the competition, the oldest and most prestigious tennis tournament in the world.
With history comes tradition, and Wimbledon is steeped in it. Most notable are the manicured grass courts. Wimbledon is the only Major still played on the game’s original surface, which gave rise to its original name of “lawn tennis.”
As the sunlight fades and dusk envelops you in its sweet tranquility, life outdoors becomes magical. Daylight lingers in long shadows while stars begin to twinkle and fireflies commence their ritualistic dance.
At moments like these, outdoor dinners are more than a meal. They’re memories in the making … and full of romance. It’s a some-enchanted-evening kind of moment, and you’ll want a table to match. Set it like a Michelin-starred establishment – elegant without being overwrought. Choose sparkling crystal wine glasses, beautiful dinnerware and crisp linens. And firelight from candles and lanterns, glowing like the Milky Way. [...]
Escape to the tropics any time you like with our latest lookbook “Paradise Found.” With every page, you’ll chart a course for the far-flung islands of the West Indies, revel in the old-world charm of British Colonial style, and capture the spirit of island living.