Open Envelope Studio is a boutique landscape design and build studio based in Austin, TX. We specialize in modern outdoor living spaces and custom steel work. We pride ourselves on developing deep relationships with our clients, bettering lives through the built environment.
Last month our featured project was a side yard in the Mueller Development in Austin, TX. It was our smallest-sized project to date. The clients were looking to address the slope and swath of decomposed granite so that there is a comfortable lounge area, dining area, and thoughtful low-maintenance planting, all screened from the very public (and friendly) neighbors in the Mueller Development. We strategically placed clumping bamboo (never use running bamboo!) to block certa