Whether it's an actual holiday or just the impending arrival of company that prompts me, I turn to my stash of go-to, never-fail decorations. These décor mainstays can change like chameleons depending on the circumstance.
Is this pool decking made of rustic, reclaimed wood, or is it a high-tech porcelain tile? If you said "porcelain," you go to the head of the class. Computers take a photograph plus a mold of the real thing, then replicate it.