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Guest Picks: Perfect Patio
Being outside on the patio is one of my favorite parts of summer. Eating, playing, sleeping, sunning, just relaxing — it becomes another room of the house. Why not decorate it well? If I could have any patio, these are the things I would put on it. — Amy from This Heart of Mine
Saybrook All-weather Wicker Sectional Components - $149
Wicker just screams summer, right? This set is comfy and has enough room for party guests.
Chevron Outdoor Rug - $24.95
I love this bold print! Outdoor rugs do not need to be boring.
Smith & Hawken Premium Quality Copper Cauldron Fire Bowl With Screen - $299
One of my favorite summertime activities is sitting on the patio while watching a bonfire's flame flicker.
Pagoda Blue Lola Wired Stool - $59.99
Pops of color are fun, and I love this one. It has a cool shape and color, and it won't hold onto any summer rain.
Smith & Hawken Caged Lantern String Light - $24.99
I adore string lights on a summer evening.
Vintage English Farmhouse Watering Can, Red by Guidoux Vintage - $66.73
I must have this vintage red watering can — just for looks.
Wiffle Large Lantern - $19.95
I can't help myself: I would have a million outdoor light sources if I could. I love the industrial look of this one.
Willow Food Dome - $14.99
Keeping the flies away never looked so good.
Threshold Belvedere Wicker Patio Porch Rocker, Tan - $317
Rocking is so relaxing and would be divine outdoors.
Blue Glass Yorkshire Dispenser - $19.99
This dispenser is amazing! The blue color is cool, and water (with lemon) is a must-have on the patio.
Velvet Mint 23-Inch Floor Pillow - $89.95
This floor pillow is perfect for when extra friends visit.
Zen Embroidered Flower Pillow - $24.95
This is such a peaceful pillow. It's perfect for summer afternoon naps.
Orange Paisley Antigua Platter - $19.99
I can't get enough paisley. This platter has so much going on in bright, fun colors.
Venice Coffee Table - $119.99
You have to have somewhere to put the drinks and treats and the sunscreen.
Country Jar Glasses - $7.98
A handle is essential for those days when condensation makes the glass slippery. Plus, it looks cool.
Crocheted Graphite Outdoor Pouf - $199
I like a soft spot to rest my bare feet. I can't believe this is made for the outdoors!
Oscar Planters - $59.95
The aluminum look is my favorite right now. With some flowers or greenery, these would look really chic.
A patio bonfire would not be complete without marshmallows — and who wants to eat off a stick anyway?
Threshold Pearl Knit Blanket - $39.99
The weight of this knit blanket would be divine. It would be perfect to snuggle under while watching the stars.