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Patio and porch upgrades
Yellow Leaf Hanging Chair
Grab a book and kick back in a hanging chair handwoven from a supersoft and weather-safe yarn. You can set it up whenever you need a seat, and tuck it away when you don’t.
Source: Real Simple
Safavieh Zimmerman Umbrella
Trade out your faded old patio umbrella for this chic shade maker, which comes in five colors, can be cranked to a height of 9 feet, and tilts to follow the path of the sun.
Ohio Flame Patriot Fire Pit
Crafted in carbon steel sourced from Ohio mills, this “sturdy and handsome” fire pit will last a lifetime. It comes in five different sizes and can handle “everything from roaring bonfires to s’mores.”
From $298, ohioflame.com
Anthropologie’s Canyon Lounge Chair
This curvy chaise “would make any pool or patio feel like paradise.” Part of Anthropologie’s first outdoor line, it’s made from weather-resistant rattan and finished with gray and white wrapping.
Crate and Barrel’s Stacked Rock Planter
Add a new texture to your patio furnishings with this large concrete planter. The sides are adorned with hundreds of piece of slate, each stone pressed into place by hand, making every pot a one of a kind.