When purchasing your dream home, most women can’t wait to incorporate their style through every inch of the home… this includes the front porch. If your home was a book then your front porch would be the cover. When trying to imagine bring your southern style to your front porch, it can be hard finding elements that can be customized for your personal taste.
Black Southern Belle has found 5 elements that can add the perfect amount of southern charm to your home. It can be as easy as buying a beautiful new piece of furniture or repainting the trim on the house, your front porch can be re-imagined with southern flare!
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1. Swing Seat
In magazines and movies, the perfect southern family home has the perfect swing seat to christen the front porch. This can be shared by family and friends and bring a little fun to your area. A swing seat can be customized for any southern design. Check out these pictures of swing seats, all different shapes, sizes, and colors.
2. Ceiling Fans
There’s nothing worse than fighting off that southern heat. Homeowners have been avoiding this problem for years with a cool outdoor ceiling fan. It’s great for enclosed and open porches. Having element outside really brings the relaxation our black southern belles are looking for.
3. Rocking Chairs
The best memory I have is being rocked by my grandmother in her big ole rocking chair on the front porch. Rocking chairs are a unique piece of furniture that would fit in great on just about any southern front porch! Look at the pictures below of all the different wood crafted chairs.
4. Outside Rug
Black southern belles will love the comfort they feel after moving a rug to the front porch. An outside rug can tie in your design theme to the outside environment. You might have to learn to beat a rug, but it will be worth it after all the compliments you’ll receive!
5. Southern Fixtures
Sometimes to show your southern style, you need a few southern fixtures out in the open. For example, add an antique sign, light fixtures, new country planters, or even a bowl of peaches to display your country chic! You’ll love these pictures of inspiring front porches with southern style.
All other photos found on Pinterest.