Folding Chairs for Barbecues, Baseball Games, and Beaches
Mariposa Butterfly Chair
If the bright tangerine hue doesn’t win you over, then the comfy just-sink-into-me-seat is sure to do the trick. Built of water-resistant polyester, this easy-to-pack seat is easy to store during off-season.
To buy: $60, cb2.com.
Backpack Beach Chair
The go-to pick for a lazy summer Saturday. This low-to-the-ground seat is fully loaded with cool features like four reclining positions, a pocket for holding a towel, a cup holder for holding your drink of choice.
To buy: $45, landsend.com.
Honeymoon Bistro Chairs
Similar to the traditional bistro seat, yet with a more modern curved design. The slim shape and fold-away feature makes this the perfect solution for having on hand for those last-minute summer parties.
To buy: $135 for two, homedecorators.com.
All-Weather Folding Chair
Casual, durable, and totally comfortable: This Adirondack-style chair is made from recycled plastic and is prepared to withstand whatever forecast Mother Nature has planned.
To buy: $299, llbean.com.
Folding Metal Chairs
Inspired by Marcel Thonet’s iconic 19th-century design, these lacquered-steel café chairs add summery cheer to a patio or terrace. Available in multiple colors.
To buy: $198 for two, americancountryhomestore.com.
Sol Lite Folding Beach Chair by Target
To buy: $34, target.com.
Bamboo Folding Chairs by Ballard Designs
Finished in high-gloss lacquer, these handcrafted bamboo-and-rattan chairs are ideal for year-round indoor use and add extra flair to a covered porch or sunroom. Available in black, antique white, and tortoise (shown).
To buy: $90 for two, ballarddesigns.com.