ISSUE 31  |  Farmhouse Modern

Outdoors: Firepit Roundup

August 07, 2009 3:30 PM

BY Julie Carlson

From Julie & Janet:

Who can deny the elemental appeal of a campfire in your own backyard? When not in use, a firepit can be topped with a piece of wood to create a functional table.

Above: A firepit in rural New York, in the home of Steven Harris and Lucien Rees Roberts; via PointClick Home, photograph by William Abranowicz.

Above: A minimal firepit from the portfolio of photographer Dan Duchars.

Above: A simple concrete trough filled with recycled glass; via Sunset.

Above: A patio in LA by Barbara Bestor Architecture.

Above: A modern concrete firepit by Mark Concrete, via Sunset.

Above: A water feature and firepit by Dry Design.

Above: A simple concrete firepit by Solus Decor.

Above: An outdoor space by LA-based John Dutton of Dutton Architects with garden designer William Nicholas of Nicholas Budd Architects.

Above: A concrete fire bowl by Ernsdorf Design; via Dwell.

For more outdoors ideas, see our favorite outdoor string lights.