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Outdoor Dining … A little whimsy for a Friday

Maybe it’s the gorgeous weather we are having right now but I am feeling dreamy for a meal outdoors …

Do you have an outdoor meal planned for this weekend?

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Herringbone, Herringbone

Herringbone is popular these days. From outdoor patios and walkways, to hardwood floors to tiles in a bathroom or kitchen. It’s everywhere and it’s gorgeous!

Herringbone is a classic way to add visual interest through pattern. It’s creates a sense of movement for the eye.

This patio seems bigger than it really is with a herringbone pattern.

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Check out these gorgeous herringbone hardwood floors. They create a linear quality that really moves the eye through the room.

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Tile in bathrooms or kitchens are just asking for a herringbone pattern. Be it for the floor, backsplash or shower area it just adds that extra wow element.

Here is, Style at Home’s Erin McLaughlin’s kitchen backsplash.

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A Tommy Smythe designed kitchen featured in House & Home.

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A herringbone pattern can take a simple tile and a monochromatic colour scheme and add that extra little bit of Zip.

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And, finally, since it is moving into patio season … this just teases me and makes me want to run outside!

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Do you like Herringbone patterns?