July 27, 2017

7 Warm-Weather Outdoor Furnishings

1. Designer: Ramón Esteve for Talenti.

Product: Casilda.

Standout: An architectonic frame in gold or bronze distinguishes this suite of modular lounges, sofas, chairs, and ottomans softened by simple cushions.

2. Designer: Louis Benech for Royal Botania.

Product: Nara.

Standout: Named for Japan’s eighth-century capital, this very upright seating collection is crafted in an exceptionally dense teak to withstand the elements.

3. Designer: Brad Ascalon for RH.

Product: Ciel.

Standout: The gently raked frames of this lean seating collection are hewed from weathered or natural teak, with optional Sunbrella cushions and a complement of coordinating tables and chairs.

4. Designer: Patrick Kusters for Lonc.

Product: Clip-board Picnic. 

Standout: Weighty FSC-certified hardwood planks—four for the picnic table, three per bench—act as levers to secure the trapezoidal steel trestle frames of this conjoined piece.

5. Designer: Alberto Lievore, Jeannette Altherr, and Manel Molina for Andreu World.

Product: Serena Teak. 

Standout: Streamlined chairs and lounges—featuring solid-teak frames with woven webbing in earth-tone colorways—invite you to kick back in style.

6. Designer: Dirk Wynants of Extremis.

Product: Picnik. 

Standout: Here, one half of a standard aluminum sheet is folded to create a clever lightweight and stackable table/bench combo, powder coated in a choice of six colors including sky blue and earth.

7. Designer: Ludovica + Roberto Palomba for Zucchetti Rubinetteria.

Product: Wazebo.

Standout: This sleek wide-open tubular-metal pavilion with wood-slat tray and oversize rainfall showerhead drenches bathers in water, to say nothing of the elements.  

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