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6 Sophisticated Designs for Outdoor Living

Achieve backyard bliss with this stylish modern outdoor furniture

By Eric Mutrie

1 Nautica Chair by Expormim
Curl up with a page-turner in this egg-shaped rattan swing seat. Hang it from a tree, or from its optional stand. $3990, at Tusch Seating, 251 Bartley Dr, Unit #3-4

2 Tea Trolley
Set up a courtyard bar station with this refined white oak cart, designed by Mjölk in collaboration with local architecture firm Studio Junction. $2650, at Mjölk, 2959 Dundas St W

3 Basket by Roda
This steel set is as sophisticated and comfy as indoor seating. Call for pricing, at Jardin de Ville, 44 Sherbourne St

4 Pistol Grip Umbrella
An easy-to-use tilt mechanism helps direct shade. $2195, at Andrew Richard Designs, 571 Adelaide St E

5 Solar by Foscarini
The flat top of this hemisphere-shaped polyethylene lamp provides a resting place for snacks or beverages. $1735, at Lightform, 267 Niagara St

6 36″ Outdoor Gas Grill
This BBQ delivers direct and radiant heating for evenly cooked steaks. From $3100, at Sub-Zero and Wolf, 280 King St E, Ste #101

Originally published in our Summer 2015 issue as Great Outdoors: Backyard Bliss.

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