Colorful, Eclectic Courtyard

Designer Kara Paslay relies on color — provided by container gardens, fabrics and accessories — to unite this eclectic outdoor living room, dining room and bar area into one hip hangout.
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Photo By: Kara Paslay

Photo By: Kara Paslay

Photo By: Kara Paslay

Photo By: Kara Paslay

Eclectic Patio Courtyard With Colorful Textiles

A two-tone glass orb lights up the dining space of this colorful and eclectic courtyard. Seating options range from modern metal to wicker, and colorful textiles scattered throughout the space bring a casual vibe. Mesh screening surrounds the courtyard, filtering light and providing privacy.

Colorful, Eclectic Backyard Dining Room

A bright, boldly patterned rug mixes with other colorful textiles to anchor the dining area of this eclectic courtyard. A large-scale, two-toned globe pendant hangs above to light up the space. The patio’s wood structure is lined with mesh screening that filters light and provides privacy.

Flowering Plants Grace a Rustic Outdoor Sideboard Wine Rack

A unique wood and metal sideboard stores drinks and serves the dining space of this colorful and eclectic courtyard. A wood structure that surrounds the space is lined with metal mesh that filters light and screens the outdoor room from surrounding houses. Lush plantings bring the courtyard to life.

Colorful Eclectic Courtyard With Copper Water Feature

A water feature is the focal point at the center of this fun and eclectic backyard hangout. A wood structure lined with metal screening encloses spaces to dine, relax and otherwise entertain. Vessels scattered throughout the courtyard hold plantings of various sizes and shapes, bringing life to the space.

Colorful Eclectic Patio Courtyard With Hanging Orbs

A grouping of nautical balls hangs in place of a chandelier in this colorful, eclectic courtyard. Mesh screening filters light and provides privacy, and various seating options offer a quirky, comfortable haven for conversation. Functional accent tables feature a range of sizes and colors, but their round shapes provide continuity.

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