As the temperature rises, your outdoor spaces across the country are re-emerging from hibernation and are once again becoming our go-to entertaining space. But, if your cushions seem lifeless and dull or the outdoor furniture is looking a little worse for wear, you may want to keep reading, cause we’ve got the goods to create a sweet and affordable outdoor setting space that will be the envy of all your guests!




Similar to the entertaining and living areas inside your home, there needs to be plenty of seating.
Embrace that indoor-outdoor flow and mix and match your current outdoor pieces with new additions!
Cape cod chairs are a stand-out feature for any outdoor space, they are also a comfortable and affordable addition.
Swing sets are great for relaxing in all your around, especially if you have a covered area.




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Living & Co Brazier with Grill

Living & Co Lotus Fire Pit

Living & Co Cast Iron Chiminea

Give your outdoor space some ambience by adding just the right amount of light. Solar lights, braziers or candles are a great alternative to harsh outdoor spotlights. Arrange lighting around outdoor features and plants to add that wow factor!




Living & Co Deluxe Hanging Umbrella 2.95M

Don’t forget to shade! We all know the New Zealand sun is unforgiving, so ensure you get the most out of your outdoor space in the warmer months with adequate amounts of shade. Shade cloths and outdoor umbrellas are great for this!


Diamond Hanging Pot Assorted Colours 17cm




Small things can go a long way! Including small accent pieces in pops of bright colour and texture, provide great visual contrast and boost the visual appeal of your outdoor space. Also, don’t forget garden ornaments and sculptures as well as brightly coloured potted plants, which add variety and interest.

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