These accessories will transform your space for spring.
A quick way to update any space is by adding in some new decor accessories—even in the backyard. While you don’t need to swap out your existing patio furniture (if it’s still in good shape), you can incorporate some colorful pieces like a rug, lanterns, or pillows to get your patio ready for outdoor entertaining season. Take a look at some of our favorite picks below—and they’re all under $50.
Outdoor Lantern Hexagon Glass with Gold Frame
Light up your space with this gold lantern. Place a pillar candle inside and watch it cast a romantic glow through the angled glass. It comes in two different sizes.
To buy: $35; target.com.
Natural Wood Adirondack Outdoor Side Table
You’ll need a spot to place your drinks and snacks, so this Adirondack-style table is the perfect solution. The classic design will blend in with a lot of different decor styles. It also comes in white, light blue, olive green, gray, black, navy, and red.
To buy: $50; worldmarket.com.
Outdoor Banded Stripes Pillow
Dress up your older patio furniture with some bright, multicolored pillows. These are made of weather-resistant cotton jute so you don’t have to worry about a little wear and tear.
To buy: $36 (originally $49); westelm.com.
Dyp Two-Tone Planters
Add even more greenery to your backyard by placing succulents or herbs in these pretty glazed planters. They come in three different colors and the saucer is sold separately.
To buy: $11; crateandbarrel.com.
Rika Indoor/Outdoor Rug
A rug can pull an outdoor seating space together and make it feel like just another extension of your house. This one can be used indoors or outdoors.
To buy: $48; luluandgeorgia.com.
Mason Jar String Lights
Set the mood for sunset cocktails by hanging string lights on your patio. The “bulbs” are tiny mason jars, which makes for a fun, rustic look.
To buy: $50; potterybarn.com.
California Umbrella 9-Foot Wood Polyester Market Umbrella
Take some refuge from the summer sun underneath this large canopy umbrella. The shade comes in 10 different colors so you can choose based on your existing decor.
To buy: $42; hayneedle.com.