6 Ways to Make Your Patio as Cozy and Comfortable as Your Living Room
For many of us, the backyard or patio isn't just a spot for weekend hangouts, it's our second living room, our outdoor dining room, and even our new home office. Noticing the trend toward outdoor living, the design pros at Crate & Barrel created an entire collection that brings all the comforts of the indoors outside. "Something we are seeing customers value more—this idea of making your outdoor space as comfortable as your interior living room," says Sebastian Brauer, VP of product design at Crate & Barrel. "You want to be able to create that feeling of easy living, of relaxation."
The answer: invest in outdoor sectionals that are comfier than your indoor sofa and stylish rugs that can withstand the elements. Then swap your family's Netflix time for making s'mores around the fire pit. Here's everything you'll need to design an outdoor oasis so cozy, it will make your living room jealous.