Easy Summer Porch Decor

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Are you ready for the warmth and sunshine of Summer? Get a head start on your Summer porch with a few easy decor ideas.

The thought of sitting on our porch watching the kids play and the trees blow in the warm breeze makes me happy. Soon, very soon! In the meantime here’s what I did to add some Summer vibes to our front porch. It was quick to come together, and the results so good!

Easy and Welcoming Summer Porch Decor

Our front porch isn’t that big, but we do love to sit out there on the front steps and sometimes even pull a chair or two out there. Life with five kids is busy so I needed a quick way to welcome Summer to our house. Thankfully, with just a few easy choices our blah front porch was transformed and now radiates Summer.

Almost every Summer I buy a couple of ferns to flank our front door. I love the classic feel they always bring. The rug I found is a light color and reversable with a taupe stripe on the opposite side. The material is made from plastic so it doesn’t stain at all and repels water.

Had to add some fun color by using this cute floral print door matt. A great price as well. It’s very popular so if you can’t find it online check instore.

summer porch makeover

summer porch style

I just love using a wreath on the door anytime of year. Cheerful optimism should be the name of this lemon wreath, it just makes me happy. Not only can your front door set the tone for your guests, it sets the tone for you before you even walk into your home.

The two black urns are really the stars of this Summer porch show. They are so light it was no problem popping them in my card and bringing them home. They bring a sophistication to the whole front porch, and work so well with our gray front door.

summer porch rug

summer porch urn

summer porch wreath

summer porch plants

summer porch after

There are so many beautiful options to spruce up your porch for Summer. Get started and enjoy the process. If you still aren’t sure what to do when it comes to decorating your porch, follow what someone else did on theirs and tweak it a bit to give it your own special touch.

Nothing has to be perfect, don’t get caught up in the myth of perfection. Simply gather things around you that make you happy and start getting ready for Summer!

My Summer Porch Picks (click to shop)

summer porch outdoor rug

summer porch wreath

 

summer porch lighting

summer porch door mat

Summer Porch Blog Hop

I’ve joined with several other home decor bloggers from across the country to give you some of the best ideas for enjoying your Summer porch.

Here are the other amazing home decor bloggers who are sharing their Summer Porch ideas. Click on each one of them and check them out. These women know how to style and decorate like pros!

From Farmhouse of Florida ~ Celebrate a Summer Quick and Easy Refresh
Masterpieces of My Life ~ Summer Front Porch
My Simpatico Life ~ Inspiring Patio Makeover
Pure Happy Home ~ Summer Porch

 

Juliet –  aloverlylife.com

 

Kimberley – fromfarmhousetoflorida.com

 

Kim – perfectingplaces.com

 

Donna – anorganizedseason.com

Mary Jo – masterpiecesofmylife.com

  Traci – mysimpaticolife.com

 

Carol – blueskyathome.com

 

Marie – thisdearcasa.com

Sonya – sonyaburgess.com

 

Maria – purehappyhome.com

Hope your enjoyed our Summer Porch Blog Hop!

What are the elements that are most important to you when decorating your porch for Summer?

 

Affiliate disclaimer: Some of the products I recommend are affiliate links and I may receive payment if you purchase an item. It in no way affects the cost of this item.

25 Comments

  1. Carol@Blueskyathome

    Maria, your front door area is so classic. Love the urns with ferns. Such a simple look with big impact. Thank you so much for the blog hop idea and hosting.

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  2. Elizabeth

    Your porch looks beautiful! I love the ferns and the doormat. I ordered the same one from target!

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  3. Donna Allen

    Hi Maria! Your front porch looks beautiful! I love the urns filled with the pretty ferns and the pops of color from that adorable floral doormat! Great start to summer! Donna

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  4. MaryJo Materazo

    Hi Maria! Thanks so much for organizing this fun summer porch hop. Your porch looks lovely! I love the ferns in the urn and the lemon wreath is so cheerful. You’re right. Also I love the layered rug | mat look! 🤩. Have. fabulous Mother’s Day!
    XO- MaryJo Materazo
    Masterpiecesofmylife.com

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  5. Marie

    Your porch looks welcoming indeed Maria! Those urns are gorgeous. Thanks for hosting this fun hop!

    Reply
  6. Kimberly Snyder

    Love your lemon wreath! It is so cute! And your colorful doormat adds just the right amount of color! Thank you so much for organizing the hop! It was so much fun! Have a wonderful Mother’s Day!

    Reply
  7. Kim

    Maria, I love your front porch!! Your lemon wreath is so pretty, and I love the layered rugs! Thank you so much for organizing our blog hop!!

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    • Maria Kamara

      I really like the layered rug look as well and it’s practical. We have five kids so extra rugs helps keep more Summer dirt outside. 😉 So glad you did the blog hop!

      Reply
  8. Traci

    I love all the summer touches that you’ve added! That floral rug is just so cute! Thank you for organizing the blog hop – it was a good excuse for me to check out some other blogs that I wasn’t familiar with!
    Traci

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    • Maria Kamara

      Thanks for joining in on the hop. Hope we can do it again soon!

      Reply
  9. Melba

    I so love your front porch that I had to get the entry Mat. I mean, It us flowers!!!!!

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    • Maria Kamara

      You found the mat?! Yaaaay! It’s not easy to find. Still so cold here so it was an easy way to get flowers on my front porch. 🙂

      Reply
  10. Rosemary Palmer

    I love the simplicity of your porch. I so miss having a front porch but at least do have a balcony with some outdoor space. I just made a lemon wreath for my front door. Oh and that rug – so pretty.

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    • Maria Kamara

      Hi Rosemary, I’d love to see your lemon wreath! I’ll stop by your blog in case you have it there. Thanks for visiting!

      Reply
  11. Sherry

    Maria, your front porch looks so pretty! I love the black urn flower pots with the ferns!

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    • Maria Kamara

      Thank you Sherry! Green and black are a strong look I really like as well. Thanks for checking out the post. 🙂

      Reply
  12. Sonya

    I love how you styled your small porch with those beautiful pots. Also the pop of color in that door May is perfection. Happy Mother’s Day

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  13. Cindy

    Your porch looks beautiful, and I love ferns.

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    • Maria Kamara

      Thank you Cindy! Ferns outdoors say Summer at our house. We have a lot that come up in our backyard so I like having them in the front as well.

      Reply
  14. Kim

    How pretty! I love it all, especially that cheerful mat. Perfect for spring and summer!!

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  15. Rachel - Tea and Forget-me-nots

    What a charming entrance, love it!

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    • Maria Kamara

      I appreciate it Rachel, always love styling the front porch.

      Reply
  16. Mary Anne Russo

    Your front porch is done so beautifully! I just love your floral doormat and the shape of it! Ferns are so classic !

    Reply
    • Maria Kamara

      Oh, I appreciate that so much Mary Anne thank you! Have a wonderful Saturday!

      Reply

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