December is coming. That means you have to prepare for two things: the summer fun and the Christmas Parties. A lot of bonding time awaits you with your family and friends. If you need more space, take it outside! May these outdoor living design ideas help you party hard under the sun:
Throw bean bags beside the pool
The sight of bean bags already makes a backyard space more social. Feel free to move and drag these bean bags in and out of the house or where the shade is. Place it beside your pool, together with a rug and a small side table.
Weather-proof bean bags are the most appropriate for outdoor use. If it has back support, the better. Trust us, these features make the bean bag a good investment.
Designer tip: Elevate the look this cosy seating area with throw pillows, cosy blankets, and a small side table.
Build a banquette
Build a sturdy banquette seating in a corner of your backyard. A corner seating area like this is highly useful: you created room for more people, push a table in there when it’s time to eat.
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Make the seats wider and cushion it with foam and throw pillows. Your guests will love how you made this seating area so comfortable! Place additional chairs, stools, or bean bags around the area for additional seating.
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Designer tip: Make a banquette seating storage where you can store the pillows and cushions when not in use.
Find comfort near the retaining walls
Retaining walls of the right height can be a part of a backyard seating. All you need to do is to attach a bench beside the wall—make it strong and stable enough to support the weight of people. Tthrow in some seat cushions to make it cosy.
Designer tip: Only use fabrics that are fit for outdoor use. These products are normally mould-resistant and fade proof.
Set up your outdoor kitchen
Bonds become stronger with good food. Aside from a barbecue, build an outdoor kitchen complete with the appliances and storage that you need. Don't forget to shield it from the elements. A sturdy roofing will extend the life of your kitchen.
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The designer managed to put a stove, barbecue, pizza oven, sink, and cabinets in this small outdoor kitchen space. The roof and the screen aim to protect it from the rain.
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Show your personality
Of course, you have to decorate your space for the occasion. Amp-up your table and hang ornaments which enhances the Christmas vibe. It’s the best way to make your visitors feel special in your humble abode.
Make room for entertainment
Aside from good food, you have to provide something that your guests will enjoy. Let them use the pool, watch a movie from a big screen, or play party games in the backyard. Here, the designer created an area for a life-sized chess game. Fun ey?
Make these outdoor living design ideas happen
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