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9 Best Porch Decor Ideas & More

Have I told you lately that I love porches and porch decor ideas? These front porch decorating ideas will inspire you to create areas for cozy relaxation as well as great entertaining spots.

As a life long southerner, I adore a front porch and I love porch sitting in the summertime.

I asked some my favorite porch loving friends to join me in sharing our best porch ideas with you.

These 8 ladies are all creative decorators and you will get so many ideas from their DIY projects, thrifted porch decor, conversation areas, curb appeal, furniture, accessories and so much more.

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Best Porch Decor Ideas

There are so many great tips and ideas from 9 different posts so grab a cup of your favorite beverage and get ready to be inspired.

5 Summertime Porch Tips To Keep It Fresh All Summer

By: The Ponds Farmhouse

Y’all know that I love my large front porch and I love filling it with flowers, seating areas and porch decor.

However, all that outdoor space comes with a few challenges.

First, we overlook 3 ponds and being close to water comes with unique problems for outdoor areas.

Since we have been living here for over 6 years, I’ve developed some ways to make my porch look great and keep it looking fresh all summer long.

I hope these 5 Summertime Porch Tips will make your porch sitting more enjoyable this summer.

Keep Front Porch Fresh All Summer Long, front porch shutters. Front porch lights

The Prettiest Thrift Store Flip for Front Porch

By: Stacy Ling Bricks N Blooms

If you love shopping for bargains and repurposing your finds, you will love this cute post shared by my friend Stacy!

Stacy is a master gardener and she puts together the best container gardens. When you see how she used this pretty thrift store find on her porch, you’ll be hitting the thrift stores in search of one for your porch.

Front Porch Decor Ideas. Farmhouse front porches. White columns on front porch. Rocking chairs on front porch

Front Porch Decorating Ideas

These are some front porch decorating ideas that will instantly increase the curb appeal of your home.

DIY Curb Appeal On A Budget

By: Robyn’s French Nest

Robyn and I share a love for DIY and decorating with vintage finds.

Today she is sharing an amazing outdoor DIY project and you are not going to believe the transformation.

In order to create curb appeal to the front of their Florida home, they built a free standing pergola and created an amazing area to spend time with family and friends.

You don’t want to miss the before photos on her post.

Front Porch Curb Appeal. Porch swings. Porch coffee table. Gazebo roof

7 Simple Outdoor Summer Decorating Ideas

By: Thistlewood Farms

KariAnne now lives in the home she grew up in. How cool is that?

Not only has she decorated her Texas home with stunning detail, you have to see how she decorates her outdoor spaces.

I know you are going to love how Simple these 7 Outdoor Summer Decorating Ideas are and how easy they are to incorporate into your own outdoor spaces this summer.

Outdoor spaces decorating ideas. Front porch planters. Glass front doors. Planter boxes on front porch.

Life Is Better On The Porch

By: WM Design House

Wendy is enjoying life on her front porch! This beautiful entry really enhances the curb appeal of Wendy’s beautiful 1897 historic home.

Wendy shares her creative decorating ideas to help you make your porch welcoming, relaxing and a great spot for friends and family to gather.

From furniture to accessories, you are going to love all of these creative porch ideas.

Front Porch Decorating ideas. Walk entrance pergola.

Cozy Porch Decor Idea

When decorating your porch, consider a theme which will help you to pull the porch decor together for a cohesive look.

French Cottage & Garden Style Summer Porch Tour

By: Follow The Yellow Brick Home

If you’d like to feel like you’re spending the summer in France, just step up to my friend Ambers front porch.

Although you are actually on the porch of a 1921 Kentucky home, Amber has added creative vignettes and seating areas for a Beinvenue Summer!

You will love all the attention to detail she shares on her French Cottage Summer Porch.

French Porch decor. Dress up porch chairs with pillows. Porch rugs. Outdoor plants on front porch.

Summer Porch In Blue and White

By: White Arrows Home

My friend Kristin is one busy lady with her podcast and retails store. However, she always has time to make her beautiful log home look stunning.

Today she is sharing her blue and white summer porch theme which is decorated with items she already had on hand.

You will love the touches of lake front living Kristin incorporated on this summer porch.

blue and white porch theme. Front porch benches. Small porch tables. Outdoor rugs.

Porch Decor Ideas for Entertaining Areas

Porches are for sharing and these projects create great spots for entertaining.

In addition, you will see great porch furniture and decor ideas.

The Back Terrace Project is Complete

By: Life At Bella Terra

If you love a historical home with lots of character, you don’t want to miss seeing Mary’s beautiful home in Arizona. She and her husband love restoring and maintaining this stunning circa 1910 estate and Mary shares all the details on her blog.

Today she is sharing how she and her husband completed this Back Terrace Project and all the details that make it a favorite spot for summer relaxation.

Historical Home Patio Update. Plants to line your entrance. Beautiful walkways to front porch.

Backyard Conversation and Fire Pit Patio Reveal

By: Dabbling and Decorating

When you have a view like Ann’s Vermont backyard, you have to take advantage of it by creating a spot to relax and enjoy the view.

Like myself, Ann loves creating beautiful, cozy conversation areas around her outdoor spaces.

On Ann’s post, you will see how she created this backyard oasis where she and her husband can relax and enjoy this amazing view.

Great outdoor views. Unique patio tables. Wicker outdoor furniture.

I hope you are ready for porch sitting after reading all these great ideas and tips.

I love all my outdoor spaces and here are a few more posts that you might enjoy!

Thanks so much for stopping by and I look forward to sharing my next adventure with you!

Patio Conversation Area and Fire Pit


Kim | Shiplap and Shells

Saturday 11th of June 2022

I'm loving all these amazing porch ideas, Rachel.


Saturday 11th of June 2022

Kim, So many talented ladies.


Friday 10th of June 2022

Rachel this was such a great idea for a round-up! I loved seeing everyone's beautiful porches and outdoor spaces. Thanks so much for the sweet shout-outs and for organizing this.

Happy summer porch sittin'!


Saturday 11th of June 2022

Amber, You are so welcome. Glad to have you join this month.


Wednesday 8th of June 2022

Rachel I loved this blog hop. What a great group of talent and everyone has such beautiful ideas. Thanks so much for organizing it!


Wednesday 8th of June 2022

Stacy, I appreciate this and I'm so glad you joined us.

Kristin | White Arrows Home

Wednesday 8th of June 2022

Thanks so much for the sweet share and for organizing this tour! I love doing them this way!


Wednesday 8th of June 2022

Kristin, I really appreciate this.


Tuesday 7th of June 2022

So happy to be partying on the porch with you! What a fun adventure!

Happy day! KariAnne


Wednesday 8th of June 2022

KariAnne, I am so glad you joined me this month.