Make your summer a memorable one by enhancing your outdoor space with these decorating ideas.
6 Summer Outdoor Decorating Ideas
With summer underway, we’re planning to spend a whole lot more time outdoors. As the temperatures increase and the sun outshines the spring rains, its time for entertaining, relaxation and play outside.
These simple decorating ideas can make your outdoor space all the more inviting this summer.
1. Cooking amenities
Whether you are a master of the four-burner barbecue or desire an easy way to serve up a delicious feast outdoors, cooking amenities are a must-have this summer. Make the most of your outdoor kitchen, invest in a freestanding barbecue or impress your guests with a Hibachi grill.
Click here to read out guide to buying the perfect barbecue.
2. Impromptu dining set up
Palettes have been used in creative ways over the years but still remain a cost-effective and easy way to increase your dining space for outdoor parties or an effortless picnic in the garden. Simply stack a couple of palettes and dress with quality Belgian linen to make a stylish setting.
3. Comfortable seating
Balconies, patios and large sprawling gardens could all benefit from comfortable outdoor seating. Kick back and enjoy the sunshine or the shade of a tree in a beanbag or chaise this summer.
See our range of Beanbags and cushions here.
4. Accessorise with plants
Potted plants are an easy solution to enhance the appeal of any outdoor space. Place a collection of pots in a corner to bring greenery to your balcony, create interest on your patio or to enhance the privacy of your outdoor area.
5. Play a flick
This summer host a movie night in your backyard. All you’ll need is a projector and a laptop, a power source, wireless speakers and a large white sheet to use as the cinema screen. Lay out a few blankets, outdoor cushions, bean bags and position your outdoor lounge ready for a night of entertainment.
6. Lit up a fire pit
Warm evenings spent outdoors is one of our favourite past times and a fire pit is a great way to ramp up the atmosphere. Huddle around the flames with a glass of wine or join the kids in toasting marshmallows and making s’mores.
Read our tips for choosing the right fire pit here.