Summer-ready outdoor decor
1 Sparrow doormat
Welcome guests into your home this summer with a beautiful hand-stenciled doormat. Made from a durable coconut husk fibre, this lovely outdoor decor item will add a subtle splash of colour to your front door.
$30 US, Pottery Barn.
2 Succulent wreath
An eco-friendly wreath is sure to add a welcoming touch to your front door. Five groups of succulents are hand-assembled to add texture and colour to your home's exterior. Even brown thumbs will love this living wreath as it only needs to be watered every three to 10 weeks. $98 US, vivaterra.com.
3 Outdoor rolling table
A low-lying table is a versatile and convenient outdoor decor item. Perfect for summer entertaining, this easily manoevered rolling table goes wherever it is needed. $170 US, West Elm.
4 Reed hurricanes
Rattan and wood hurricanes with removeable glass inserts provide a dramatic display for candles or flowers. These handcrafted outdoor decor pieces provide a natural, organic feeling to your patio or garden set up. $50-$60 US, Crate & Barrel.
5 Outdoor pillow
Add a burst of bold colour to your outdoor sofa or chair with these gorgeous graphic cushions. Made of water-repellent polyester, these pillows are easy to clean and effortlessly elegant. $32 US, Pottery Barn.
6 Seasonal tablecloth
Intricately patterned linens inspired by 18th century French provencial kitchens will help you set a charming summer table. This hand-screened, machine washable cotton tablecloth with a foulard pattern comes in five sizes and two colours. $40-$62 US, Williams Sonoma.
7 Cedar planter and caddy
A Japanese-style planter and caddy, petite enough to fit on a window ledge or a narrow balcony, is perfect for small spaces. Made of naturally decay- and insect-resistant western red cedar, this planter boasts three individual boxes that make mixing and matching greenery easy. $52 US, japanesegardensupply on etsy.com.
8 Ceramic disc chimes
Small, bone-glazed discs gently clink together in a summer breeze, providing a relaxed atmosphere. This lovely, understated outdoor decor item consists of four hand-thrown porcelain discs swaying on a deerskin or jute cord. $28 US, supermarkethq.com.
9 BBQ skewers
Safaform's unique BBQ skewers allow for perfectly adorned summer plates. Ideal for kebobs or satays, the easily turned 20-inch skewers with decorative ends create a stunning display when loaded with colourful grilled veggies and mouthwatering meats. $22 US (set of 4), huset.com.
10 Veggie garden stakes
Add whimsy to your vegetable garden with these colourful stoneware identification slabs. Stamped with pretty graphics, these stakes can be customized to accompany whatever produce you are currently growing. $20 US (set of three), from artisanhands on etsy.com.