Earthy colours, natural materials, cozy textures, and maximum nostalgia make cottage-core an aesthetic trend we can get behind. Bring the countryside to your backyard this summer with these 8 patio staples that embrace rustic charm and ultimate comfort.

1. Woven Flower Baskets

These hand-woven, Fleur Vintage Baskets ($269 each) might be the most adorable accent pieces for your outdoor space. They are perfect for holding flowers, blankets, and fond memories of simpler times. 

2. A Rocking Chair

The Teak Outdoor Rocking Chair ($588) from Home & Cottages is the perfect timeless classic for lounging with a good book, sipping your tea around the fire, and rocking yourself into a good, long nap. You deserve it. 

3. An Off-White Outdoor Umbrella

Functionality meets elegance with Old Faithful’s Messina Umbrella ($739.95) in off-white. Crafted from wood and lacquered kapur fabric, its natural colours and textures will warm up your space while keeping you UV-protected. 

4. An Upscale Picnic Table

Enjoy your morning coffee or gather for a meal with the Selandia Table ($2,729.95) under the sun. The wood is untreated, so without furniture oils, it naturally weathers to a beautiful silver-gray overtime. It’s a gift that keeps on giving. 

5. An Accent Pillow

Lauren’s Pink Stripe Outdoor Pillow ($125) is cute, comfortable, and totally durable as it is delightful. Its 100% spill and stain resistant with fabrics designed to weather the unpredictable BC summer rain and your clumsiest friends.

6. A Boho Chaise Lounge

The Armarillo Dravite Ivory Chaise Lounge ($1699) from Article invites warm cuddles and good conversations under the stars. Customize it as you please with soft blankets and pastel throw pillows to create the perfect cottage haven. 

7. Clay Plant Pots

Charm your patio with the Elizabeth Pot (starting at $28) to showcase your summer blooms. Every pot is made in Tuscany, Italy with high-quality materials designed for longevity, so your plants will enjoy it too!

8. A Summer Throw Blanket

The Alessandra Sand Stripe Picnic Blanket ($55) pulls the whole cozy cottage vibe together, bringing neutral tones and soft textures to your patio. It also triples as a throw and beach blanket, making it the perfect summer three-for-one.