You know that bulky snowbank that towered over the deck all winter? It was the stack of patio chairs you meant to stash in the fall but (oops!) didn’t. Time to shop for some new outdoor seats to replace that rusty heap.
Umbra’s wood-?frame Mimosa chair’s ($126, Umbra Concept Store, 165 John, 416-?599-?0088, www.umbra.com) cotton canvas seat is printed with an intricate lace pattern.
Take your slimmed-?down Muskoka chair ($49.98, Real Canadian Superstore, 825 Don Mills, 416-?391-?0080, and others, www.superstore.ca) dockside or park it next to the backyard kiddie pool.
Earn your patio its style stripes on the cheap with this foldable budget option ($10.99, Tap Phong, 360 Spadina, 416-?977-?6364).
The Brommö recliner ($59, Ikea, 1475 the Queensway, 416-?646-?4532, and others, www.ikea.ca) cradles you in its roped back and seat.
Nestle into Karim Rashid’s Kite chair ($700, Design Within Reach, 435 King West, 416-?977-?4003, www.dwr.com), available in green or orange plastic.