Looking for ways to spruce up your yard with some nifty DIY outdoor furniture? This wooden trellis, built by Notcot‘s Jean Aw and Shawn Sims, is a head-turning project that combines a vine-supporting exterior structure with a cozy wooden bench on the inside. From one side, its a beautiful yard feature that hosts lush greenery, but from the other side, it is the perfect cozy spot for entertaining and relaxing.

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The trellis doesn’t function only as support for beautiful passion flowers, but also doubles as a private nook with an L-shaped wooden bench.

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The couple wanted to create a private space for their back yard that’s comfortable to lounge on. They paired it with smaller coffee tables, transforming it into a multifunctional space where they can relax, dine or work.

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Passion flower vines growing up the wooden structure acts as camouflage that hides the seating area, turning it into a lush, private oasis. The structure is sturdy enough to withstand the elements. Head on over to Notcot to see how it was done.

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DIY trellis, Notcot trellis, trellis, wooden bench, Jean Aw, Shawn Sims, DIY projects, wooden structure, vines, multifunctional space, outdoor furniture

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