10 outdoor decor ideas
1 Recycled glass pitcher
This handsome handblown pitcher is perfect for serving cool cocktails like fruit punch, margaritas and sangria. Made from recycled glass this outdoor serving piece is as eco-friendly as it is elegant. $29 US, Pottery Barn.
2 Wood-slat double lounger
With room for two, this comfortable double lounger is a durable and functional outdoor seating solution. Four adjustable heights take you from upright to horizontal, allowing for prime reclining. $549 US, West Elm.
3 Chip and dip tray
A hand-woven, convenient two-in-one tray that can hold both chips and dip is the perfect patio accessory. Moisture resistant and easy to clean, this tray makes snacking a snap. $49 US, Williams Sonoma.
4 Stone fire table
A sleek, elegant cast-concrete fire table offers a built-in, blazing centrepiece as well as ample tabletop space. Burn citronella gel fuel in the pit to keep bugs at bay. $1400 US, Restoration Hardware.
5 Pivoting patio umbrella
This simple wide, cantilevered patio umbrella offers maximum sun protection. Made from durable acrylic canvas and aluminum, the umbrella can be pivoted 90 degrees without moving from its spot. $349 US, roomandboard.com.
6 Illuminated plant pots
Providing both illumination and a place for plants, these light pots by designer Giuseppe Colonna offer a soft, soothing glow. Install a coloured bulb in the base to create a unique ambiance. $279 US, gnr8.biz.
7 Stylish outdoor thermometer
A minimalist stainless steel and acrylic thermometer is a practical piece of outdoor decor. Conveniently available as either a wall mounted unit or atop a standalone stainless steel stake. $44 US, unicahome.com.
8 Shell birdhouse
Made of natural shells and designed to imitate the shape of a swallow's nest, this beautiful birdhouse makes an elegant outdoor display. Fill with natural bird feed to encourage winged visitors. $28 US, velocityartanddesign.com.
9 Lighthouse lantern
Inspired by a traditional piece of coastal architecture, this vibrant, iron lighthouse lantern will shelter a candle even in the wind. Made of handblown, recycled glass, this outdoor decor item will provide light and create atmosphere. $89 US, Crate & Barrel.
10 French burlap cushion
This handmade, ruffled cushion will add a little Parisian panache to any outdoor setup. It's the perfect accessory to include for some French country comfort on an outdoor bench or hammock. $40 US, etsy.com.