8 Gorgeous Southern Porches to Celebrate Summer

Left: photography by Marcy Black Simpson and styling by Tracey MacMillan Russell. Right: photography by John O’Hagan and styling by Sidney Bragiel.

There’s something about the simple pleasure of taking in a beautiful summer day under the shade of a cozy porch in the South. Southern ladies understand the joy of feeling a cool breeze passing through a warm afternoon while reading a beloved magazine with a cold beverage at an arm’s reach. Glean inspiration to create your very own open-air retreat with eight fabulous porches pulled from the pages of Southern Ladyall perfect for sitting, sipping, and savoring summer in the South.