Interior designer Stephanie Brown shares her top summer product picks.

Now that summer is finally here, it’s time to give our homes a fresh, warm-weather update. This doesn’t have to be a long, drawn-out process. A trick to giving your space a new look is to switch out old accessories. Interior designer Stephanie Brown shares her go-to product picks for the summer season that is sure to inspire.

1. Colourful Cushions

“When it comes to picking seasonal accessories, couch cushions are timeless and versatile. These pillow covers from West Elm are classic and perfect for laying with your existing decor. Not to mention they’re fun, fresh, and easy to store.” Shown: Silk Hand-Loom Cushion Covers, starting at $24.99.

2. Lush Greenery

“Who says planters have to stay outdoors? Bring oversized plants inside to prolong those patio season vibes.” Shown: Fiore Planter, $279. 

3. Posey Vases

“We love these posey vases from EQ3. Their fun shapes and colours make them a stand-out piece in any space.” $10.99.

4. Fun Wall Art

“Don’t forget about your walls. Switching out your art prints is an easy way to liven up your space for summer.” Shown: Print by David Burdeny, 

5. Summer Baskets

“Rattan and Seagrass baskets bring an easy, breezy, summer fresh feel to your space.” Shown: Open Weave Zigzag Baskets from West Elm, starting at $20.00.

6. Stylish Rugs

“Woven rugs in light colours are an instant way to brighten a room and let the summer sun shine.” Shown: Block Rug from EQ3, $509.

7. Light Yet Cozy

“Throws and blankets aren’t just for winter, but keep them light in colour to layer up on summer evenings.” Shown: Liv Throw from EQ3, $14.99.