The Outdoor Wish List

With a pleasant Spring and the thought of Summer not so far away, spending more time in the garden, has been lovely to say the least. Spending time outside has proven to help with general well being, which is very important to us all, especially at this uncertain time. The outdoors has really inspired me to get creative and give my garden a much needed (and slightly overdue) revamp! So, if like me, your garden is in need of a pick me up, then hopefully my wish list will give you some inspiration!

Outdoor accessory must-haves 2020

1.    Fire Pits

Cox & Cox – Industrial Style Fire Pits

Fire pits are perfect for all seasons, they provide that bit of warmth that is needed in the cooler months, and a hazy glow and atmosphere for the summer nights. This particular pit from Cox and Cox, is crafted from raw steel and is available in two difference sizes, so you can choose the perfect size pit, for your outdoor centre piece.

Photo Credit: Cox & Cox

2.  Planters

Neptune Home – Bay Terracotta Pots

I was pleased to spot these vintage style outdoor planters, they are timeless and offer a distressed finish, thanks to the raw, glazed textures that have been given to these pots. These vintage planters are available in two different colours, Cream and Old Rose with prices starting from just £10.

Photo Credit: Neptune Home

3.   Throws

Weaver Green – Hammam Throws

With the appearance and texture of soft cotton, what makes these throws so unique is that each one is made out of 300 recycled plastic bottles. They are both warm, practical and stain resistant and are offered in a variety of colours, from a neutral dove grey to a deep coral. These sustainable throws are perfect for keeping warm outside on those long summer nights. Prices start from £45.

Photo Credit: Weaver Green

4.  Lanterns

Maisons Du Monde – COMES – 2 Metal Lanterns

Creating the perfect atmosphere is easy, with this pair of metal lanterns. These lanterns are suitable for both inside and out and come together in two different sizes 30x30x68cm and 25x25x57cm, helping to light up dark areas and create a cosy atmosphere. This traditional pair are available at £132.

Photo Credit: Maisons Du Monde

 

5.  Limestone Cobbles

Quorn Stone – New to Spring 2020

New to our outdoor selection this Spring, I am pleased to announce the release of our beautiful limestone cobbles, which I have been waiting eagerly for! Our cobbles are perfect for segmenting areas of your garden and creating pathways this summer, offering beautiful soft neutral tones, that are a delicate alternative to our larger format pavers. These are available in some of my favourite stones, Dijon Tumbled, Farrow Grey and Clermont Gris Tumbled and are available from just £48m2.