Design from the Inside Out!

Using your outdoor space to embellish the interior design effect of your home can produce inspired results.

interior and garden design is all about using your outdoor space to embellish the interior design
Decked Terrace – Tailored outside space to complement your carefully crafted interior

Floor to ceiling sliding glass doors opening onto soft carpets of green, blurring the boundaries of indoor & outdoor are themes we are all familiar with in contemporary interior and garden design. Other approaches can also produce striking results. Contemporary new homes can avail of bold symmetrical white lines, warm decking and structural planning outside to seamlessly extend the interior look to the exterior.

Contemporary planting techniques give enhanced dramatic effect
Contemporary planting techniques give enhanced dramatic effect, perfect for modern spaces.

Contemporary planting techniques and garden design in particular give enhanced dramatic effect, perfect for modern spaces. Working in particular with mature structurally interesting plants and trees allows us to create instant architectural impact.

The old world also retains its charms, both from an interior as well as a garden design perspective. An English country cottage, however painstakingly the interior has been designed always needs a cottage garden to complete the effect:

An English country cottage garden
An English country cottage always needs a cottage garden

Sticking with the rustic, en Provence, there are many examples of how the design and planting of the garden serves to enhance the essence and structure of the building itself. The old hospital garden in Arles, made famous by Van Gogh in the late 1800’s, is a case in point.

The old hospital garden in Arles
The old hospital garden in Arles, made famous by Van Gogh in the late 1800’s

Working with a uniform style in the garden as well as the interior can produce striking results as well as a cohesive ambiance throughout the property. A rustic Provençal interior benefits from rustic Provençal planting.

In Provence, we find many examples of garden design enhancing the building & interior.
In Provence, there are many examples of how garden design and planting serve to enhance the interior.

And a Mediterranean style home is wonderfully balanced with Mediterranean planting in the garden. Worth a mention that there are hardy varieties of Mediterranean plants that are very well adapted to our UK Climate – such as this example below:

A hardy Mediterranean style home & garden
A Mediterranean style home is wonderfully balanced with Mediterranean planting in the garden.

Whatever your preferred style, we find excellent results can be achieved by taking a combined approach to your interior and exterior space and maximising your design theme impact.

Interested? Contact us for more information.
Increation – independent interior design studios in London.
Paramount Plants – specialists in mature plants & trees, garden design and landscaping.