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20 Must-Haves to Update Your Patio for Spring
Liven up your outdoor living spaces with these perfect picks for your cottage garden.
Just like your indoor rooms, your patio needs a style refresh too—and now’s the time to start planning. From outdoor furniture to decorative accents that pack a punch of color, we’ve rounded up these perfect patio product must-haves that will have your warm-weather entertaining looking like a cottage dream. 1. This hand-woven wicker sofa is... READ MORE
Written by Jessie Yount

Just like your indoor rooms, your patio needs a style refresh too—and now’s the time to start planning. From outdoor furniture to decorative accents that pack a punch of color, we’ve rounded up these perfect patio product must-haves that will have your warm-weather entertaining looking like a cottage dream.

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This hand-woven wicker sofa is a perfect patio fit, offering stylish and practical seating for outdoor family gatherings and get-togethers. Mayfair sofa with cushion, $899.99.

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This patio set is customizable to your taste; the natural rattan chairs come in a multitude of colors, and dining tables are made of marble or with a natural finish. Paris Bistro collection, $299–$1,249.

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A perfect find for your small spaces, this light-enhancing mirror will light up your outdoor seating area. Window garden mirror, $299.

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Not only is this settee highly durable, fast-drying and rustproof, but its thick cushions and sloping lines bring comfort and charm to the backyard. Manchester settee, $425–$1,400.

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This durable and water-resistant rug will hold up anywhere, adding subtle interest to your front porch or kitchen floor. With colorful options and a range of sizes, there’s a rug that’s perfect for your cottage. Samode indoor/outdoor rug, $12–$682.

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Add a modern edge to your patio’s entertaining area with this aluminum-framed, teak-crafted tabletop design. Emory console table, $719.

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Show off your greenery or florals with this farmhouse-fashioned harvest bucket turned wall showpiece. 2-piece parla galvanized wall pockets set, $74.99.

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Bring classic British Colonial style into your home with the Ceylon teak 7-piece rectangular dining set. Made of solid teak, this set includes a dining table, 2 armchairs and 4 side chairs, $2,799. (800) 536-7551 or ballarddesigns.com.

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Like a vintage suitcase, this serving tray’s beauty is in the details: covered in fabric, leather trim and a monogrammed handle, it’s the perfect platter for hosting. Irving tray < https://www.serenaandlily.com/irving-tray/m11534.html > $178. These lovely, vibrant floral napkins will have your tabletop party-ready in no time! Juniper napkins, set of 4, $25.99.

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Add Chinoiserie interest to your potted garden with this delightful blue-and-white planter. Cyan Designs large Isela planter, $80.85.

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With a serving tray up top, a cooler down below and a Sunbrella covering to keep your beverages out of the sun, this is the perfect entertaining addition for fun in the sun. Rolling party station, $1,599.

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Add Old World appeal to your home with this durable, fiberglass garden planter. Beauclaire planter, $79.00–$199.00.

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Illuminate your front porch with this glamorous glass lantern. With 9 different finishes and 4 different glass colors, it’s built to order. Columbia small single sconce, $290.

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Like to play hostess? Pick up a set of these colorful wine glasses; they’ll be the life of your party. DuraClear® multicolor red wine glasses, set of 6, $77.95.

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With its luxurious curves and checked cover, this wicker loveseat spells elegance or your outdoor spaces. Add French influence and sophistication to your patio with the Monet loveseat, $479.97–$599.

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Brighten up your backyard with these charming storybook gold-tone cage lanterns. Bradford hanging lanterns, $39.

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Bring a bohemian cottage touch to your neutral patio furniture with these tasseled Montecito outdoor pillow covers in navy and white, $78–$98. The clean lines of the Portsmouth pillow cover brings eye-catching coastal appeal. Portsmouth pillow, $68–$88.

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Simple and sleek, these rattan lanterns add subtle intrigue and earthy appeal. Cove rattan lanterns, $78–$128.

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Never owned a hammock? Now’s the time to get one. Relax in the breeze with this classic backyard lounge piece. We love the cushy quilted design and the rich tones of the Russian pine base. Island bay quilted double hammock, $99.98. Algoma arc hammock stand, $214.

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