Al Fresco A Go-Go

Here we have some swoon-worthy furniture that presents a strong argument for staying outside.


LOW DINING TABLE with LOW DINING CHAIRS by Urban Zen in collaboration with Bonetti/Kozerski Studio, handcrafted in Bali; table 148" L x 39.5" W x 21" H (also available 114" L); chairs 25" W x 30" D x 9" H, cushions included; table $12,595, chairs $2,895 each; Urban Zen, Aspen,


COCO CHAIR and ARMCHAIR by Oasiq, powder-coated aluminum with teak legs, available in white, anthracite, olive green and lemon, also available with aluminum legs; chairs $770 each, armchairs $870 each; at

Summer afternoon—summer afternoon; to me those have always been the two most beautiful words in the English language.” — Henry James

ZIDIZ 329 EXTENDABLE TABLE in teak, by Royal Botania, frame also available in white, sand or black powder-coated aluminum, table extends from 86" to 126", 48" W x 30" H, $9,655; shown with JIVE ALURA ARMCHAIRS in black powder-coated aluminum, also available in teak, white and sand, $1,275 each;


MACHAR 240 DINING TABLE in teak with anthracite powder-coated aluminum frame, by Oasiq, also available with white or teak frame, top also available in assorted HPL (high-pressure laminate) and ceramic colors, 94½" L x 393⁄8" W x 29½" H, $3,580; at


OUTDOOR PILLOWS AND CUSHIONS by Fermob, available in assorted colors and sizes, all treated for outdoor protection, $60-$100; at Fruehauf's, Boulder,


Outdoor Lounging by Serena & Lily: PACIFICA SOFA in Beachy Resin Wicker with white cushions, 83" x 34", $2,598; Sundial Chair in Sunbrella Classic Stripe Navy, also available in white or navy, $1,850; HARBOUR ISLAND FLOOR PILLOWS in Navy Classic Stripe Canvas and Cobalt Stripe Canvas, $188 each;


FIBONACCI ANDA LOUNGE CHAIR and OTTOMAN in Reed, designed by Gabellini Sheppard for Janus et Cie, powder-coated steel with JANUSfiber seat, also available in Smoke, chair 39" W x 37.5" L x 36" H, $2,948, ottoman $1,450;


MBRACE COLLECTION, designed by Sebastian Herkner for Dedon: MBRACE LOUNGE CHAIR in Spice, 42" x 30", from $3,340; MBRACE ROCKING CHAIR in Pepper, 42" x 38", from $4,405; MBRACE FOOTSTOOL in Atlantic, 24" x 15", from $1,365; all made of triaxial open weave, aluminum frame, teak base, pricing includes optional cushions; at Studio Como, Denver,


MINI HAPPY HOUR STACKING SET in white wicker with black Sunbrella cushions, by 100 Essentials, set includes 2 chairs and 1 table, made of wicker resin and rust-proof powder-coated aluminum frame, available in an assortment of colors and configurations, $917;

I go to nature every day for inspiration in the day’s work. — Frank Lloyd Wright

MOROCCAN CHARCOAL OVAL LOVESEAT by Crate & Barrel, weather-resistant resin rope over powder-coated steel frame, mildew-resistant cushion included, $979;


FIBONACCI VANTANA DOUBLE CHAISE in Smoke, designed by Gabellini Sheppard for Janus et Cie, powder-coated steel with JANUSfiber seat, also available in Reed, 59" W x 71¾" L x 27½" H, $7,759;


LARGE RIVERA ARMCHAIR in dark brown, designed by Rodolfo Dordoni for Minotti, made of steel, iroko heartwood and woven polypropylene fiber, also available in Light Grey, available in 3 sizes, large armchair 393⁄8" W x 385⁄8" D, price upon request; at Studio Como, Denver,


PASAIA SHOWER in Lagoon Blue by Fermob, aluminum outside shower can be freely installed within reach of a water supply, also available in Nutmeg, Verbena, Aubergine and Steel Grey, 86" H x 55" D x 39” W, $1,592; at


KOKOON in white with teak base, by Royal Botania, hammock also available in Cappuccino, base also available in brushed stainless steel, 98" square x 77" H,  $21,650;


CRADLE DAY BED in Meteor with Granite fabric, designed by Henrik Pedersen for Gloster, powder-coated aluminum frame with buffed teak, 102.5" W x 59" D, also available with white frame, roof screen and side table, fabric cover available in an assortment of colors, starting at $13,275;


ULUWATU STRIPED CANVAS OUTDOOR BEANBAG in blue & white stripe, by Indo Soul, also available in black, orange, red, yellow and turquoise stripe, 100% acrylic, about 43" W x 47" L, $680; at Whitney Evans Ltd., Denver,


SAHARA PLANTER Planter in white, designed by Pablo Girones for Gandia Blasco, made from recycled polyethylene, available in 5 sizes and different colors, lit from the inside with compact fluorescent bulb, from $490; at


BALAD LAMP in Lagoon Blue, designed by Tristan Lohner for Fermob, rechargeable LED technology, lacquered aluminum handle available in an assortment of colors, 2 brightness settings, 2 sizes (9.8" H or 15" H), small $114, large $245; at


LLAR BURNER designed by Borja García for Gandia Blasco, available in 3 sizes and 7 colors: white, sand, bronze, anthracite, coral, pistachio or turquoise, uses bioethanol, from $1,410 each; at


AMBIENT COCOON designed by Henrik Pedersen for Gloster, polypropylene shade with buffed teak handle, solar powered rechargeable LED lighting unit, 3 brightness settings, 18” H x 12" W, $770;


MARKILUX M6000 RETRACTABLE AWNING mounted on Markilux Planet Rotating Support Post, shown here with Anthracite Hardware and Green Awning Fabric, motorized and fully retractable into cassette, price based on size; at Denver Shade Company,

Green was the silence, wet was the light, the month of June trembled like a butterfly.” — Pablo Neruda, 100 Love Sonnets

BONNET POUF designed by Liset van der Scheer for Casalis, available in assorted colors and removable knit covers, available for indoor or outdoor use and in other sizes and shapes, from $850; at


AMI ARMCHAIR, designed by Francesco Rota for Paolo Lenti, stainless steel structure with an assortment of woven fabrics or Paolo Lenti’s signature aquatec yarn, smaller size also available, large chair 35” W x 31” H, price upon request; at Studio Como, Denver,


HOWELL PLANTERS by Crate & Barrel, handmade in Vietnam of textured ivory cement, available in tall (22" H) and short (17.75" H), $99.95 tall, $69.95 short;


SCAISBROOKE COFFEE TABLE and DUVAL CLUB CHAIRS uVal Club Chairs in Classic White Finish, by McKinnon Harris, pricing to the trade only;


FLAGGED COTTON THROW in beige/blue/turquoise, designed by Michele Rondelli for ZigZag Zurich, also available in orange/rose/blue, woven cotton jacquard, 55” x 63”, $148.75;


RAPSON COCKTAIL TABLE  in Sky Blue with RAPSON CHAIR (high back) in Cloud White, designed in collaboration with Toby Rapson for Loll Designs, made with 100% recycled materials, available in an assortment of colors, table 33.25" W x 31.25" L x 13.25" H, $699; chair 27.25"  W x 37.5" H, $1,390;


ECO POLY THROWS by In 2 Green, recycled indoor/outdoor throws made from plastic bottles, assorted colorways and designs, 48" x 60", $225;


BLAU SINGULAR LOUNGE CHAIR designed by Fran Silvestre Arquitectos for Gandia Blasco, powder-coated aluminum profile and micro-perforated sheet, water repellent cushions included, available in a range of colors finishes, 50" D x 30" W x 25" H, from $1,850;

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