The floor of the screened porch is covered with an indoor-outdoor rug inscribed in French with a story about an ant and a grasshopper. "We keep trying to translate it," Jane smiles. The airy screened room is conveniently accessed from the kitchen.
Wicker furniture: Mainly Baskets, 877/702-5654, mainlybaskets.com.
Striped cushion, striped pillow ("Mediterranean"/Canvas Block Stripe #4921-0000): Sunbrella, 336/221-2211, sunbrella.com.
Floral pillow: Pottery Barn, 800/922-5507, potterybarn.com.
Ceiling fixture: Newton Electrical Supply, 617/527-2040, newtonelectric.com.
Coffee table: Restoration Hardware, 800/910-9836, restorationhardware.com.
Rug ("Le Poeme Indoor/Outdoor Rug" #RT102): Ballard Designs, 800/536-7551, ballarddesigns.com.
Lady (Santo of Safe Travels): FDO Collections, 617/737-2800, fdogroup.com.