Design Junkie: Dress Your Patio

Take the party outside with these stylish patio ideas.

After a long cold winter, Seattleites take any and every advantage to soak up the sun! So get the garden ready and set up the patio for optimum entertainment (or your own sunbathing needs).  These stylish patio furniture ideas will be a pleasant addition to the good weather and the barbecue season!

Modern Patio

A patio is not complete without a dining area that can fit the whole family!  The Reclaimed Contempo Collection from Viva Terra includes benches and chairs to accommodate all of your guests.  The dining set’s sleek design of steel and reclaimed wood is treated for all weather types and will uphold its integrity throughout the seasons.

Reclaimed Contempo Collection | $335-949 | Available at Viva Terra

Bold Patio

Brighten up your patio with Pottery Barn’s vibrant colored umbrellas. The 6 feet round umbrellas are great for beach and patio use to shield from the sun.  Each umbrella comes with a tote bag for carrying purposes and your choice from three types of poles to accommodate your umbrella usage.

Round Umbrella “Parker Stripe” | $129-279 | Available at Pottery Barn

Unique Patio

The Knotted Melati Hanging Chair is the new hammock!  This pod-like chair is eye grabbing and comfortable when a few pillows and blankets are added.  Hang from a rafter or tree branch and enjoy the wonderful summer weather Seattle has to offer!

Knotted Melati Hanigng Chair | $498 | Available at Anthropology

 Artistic Patio

Make your patio glow with these cotton ball string lights.  These circular shaped lights are wrapped in colorful cotton and can be used both inside and out. They are made to order so you can choose any color combination you like for a special occasion or to match your patio décor.

Cotton Ball String Lights | $15.50 | Available on Etsy