Embrace sunny living with our Summer issue of The Cottage Journal—from soft palettes that exude serenity to vivid colors that energize the ordinary. Splashy artwork pairs with Southern flair in one Tennessee home while nature inspires the design of a spectacular Florida guest cottage. Transform your outdoor spaces with simple style ideas that bring a stylish panache to everything from porches to alfresco settings. Glean garden ideas from lush fields of colorful blooms at an Iowa flower farm and discover tips for making a dream garden possible in your own backyard. We hope you’ll find inspiration in these pages as you enjoy the warmth of the season!