The Elephant In The Room: Ruthie Sommers' alfresco pavillion feels like a Palm Beach retreat. The bright red elephant console contrasts beautifully against the white-and-blue striped wall and beach towels, stowed below. LOVE the stripes on the wall
An inlay mirror over the fireplace is always gorge! In a Georgia beach house living room without very much natural sunlight, designer Jim Howard chose to paint the walls an azure blue and used two coats of clear high-gloss varnish.