COMPILED BY Robyn Alexander
With summer in full swing, ’tis the season to spend as much time as possible outside. Here’s our pick of all you’ll need to outfit your exterior spaces in style.
Songololo sofa in outdoor fabric with powder-coated aluminium legs, and Cha Cha occasional tables.
POA | haldane.co.za
A low-slung, powder-coated 38cm x 24cm H&S metal planter is a sleek addition to any patio. Fill it with succulents or a selection of trailing, variegated spider plants.
R799 | superbalist.com
Ideal for outdoor entertaining, wooden lanterns will up the atmosphere quotient – and this 37cm H&S version can be used on the table or as a hanging lamp.
R249 | superbalist.com
Add a rustic element to your veranda furniture with La Grange’s characterful teak coffee table.
R6 400 | lagrangeinteriors.co.za
Made from galvanised steel and powder coated, these VISI X Spung Deck Mate side tables sit alongside your pool lounger – the perfect platform for your book or drink.
R1 399 | shop.visi.co.za
We’re enamoured of the new outdoor ranges by Coricraft, which include the clean-lined Gama eight-seater table and Bali patio chairs, all in reclaimed teak.
Table R16 499; chairs R4 499 each | coricraft.co.za
VISI X African Jacquard’s Kuba Beach Mats, available in two colourways, is our top choice for alfresco gatherings – and it makes a great gift, too.
R1 275 | shop.visi.co.za
Laze poolside in style on a sleek Malaga lounger by @home, available in black or white.
R9 499 (excluding cushions) | home.co.za
The latest towels by Something Good, available in three designs, are among this summer’s chicest beach accessories. The Shongololo (pictured) by Eon Rheeder and Marching Ants by his twin brother Leo, are our favourites.
From R290 each | somethinggoodstudio.com
Whether you’re heading to the beach or weathering regular bouts of load-shedding at home, a robust 40-litre Rogue Canvas Cooler will keep all your G&T fixings ice-cold.
R3 399 | rogueicecoolers.com