After long, cold winters, we love spending every minute outdoors as much as possible. With the help of some gorgeous accessories and furniture, a cozy garden can truly be an extension of your living space.
Whether you have a tiny patio or a sprawling garden, there are plenty of ways to make it comfortable. So read on for this season's cozy patio and garden ideas to try in your own space. From colorful tile design tips to minimalist dining nooks, you're sure to find a look you love from this combination.
If you want to add charm to your garden or yard, look into the wishing well plan. Placing an elegant wishing well in the middle of the yard as an ornament or as a planter in the garden can create an appealing focal point and add endless fun and whimsy. With such a cool wishing well, who wouldn’t want one?
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There are plenty of possible shade options you can invite into your backyard to keep the sun from beaming down on you too harshly. If you don’t have time to plant trees or invest in a garden gazebo, a retractable awning may be your better bet. The main perk is the flexibility to adjust sun exposure at any time, creating ample coverage for a picnic or a lazy day outdoors.
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Nothing quite beats the romance of a swing. Hang the swing in the shade of a large tree and add cushions or pillows for comfort. Hold your sweetheart in one hand and your cold drink in the other, kick off your shoes, and swing. Or snuggle. Talk until the fireflies come out and the kids ask “What’s for dinner?” Enjoy a nice afternoon.
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Do you want to entertain large groups in your garden? The possibilities for a backyard oasis are endless with patio conversation sets. A spacious table and some comfy chairs provide multiple family seating for meetings or intimate conversations, making the basic stone patio quickly become a second family room. When complemented with the right conversation furniture, even small spaces such as balconies and pocket gardens will beckon you outside.
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Set up a colorful bistro table and two chairs on the patio or deck up close to your house. Got a little balcony? Even better. You’ll want this charming space near the back or side door, within an easy few steps for enjoying your morning cup of coffee and croissant. Colorful potted flowers or scented herbs are a beautiful way to start your day.
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A bar cart is back - and come in at a close second to weddings and puppies on the pinteresting popularity scale. Thanks to its wheels, you can carry the bar cart anywhere in the patio party! Bottles, glasses and snacks look great on it. Imagine how handy a bar cart will be at your next backyard barbecue or family picnic.
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If you want to attract birds to your yard, one of the best ways is to install a bird bath. A simple bird bath can bring a special surprise to your backyard. Watching birds come from miles around to take a turn at the feeder or take a dip in a nearby birdbath in your own yard, is as satisfying as Christmas morning.
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Nothing creates a convivial atmosphere in your outdoor living area like fire, and a little warmth means your outdoor space is also suitable for all seasons, especially during the cooler months or evenings. A fire pit is a popular garden feature that helps create a cozy space to rival your living room. What's more relaxing than talking with friends or family by the fire or hugging your partner while staring at the flames?
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