Photos by Hillary Ehlen
Long summer days in the midwest are home to many of our favorite memories spending time in the outdoors. Because our season is short, we must find ways to get the most out of our long sunny days.
One way we can do this is by investing in an outdoor living space that fits our style and lasts season to season.
Anyone from your first-time patio purchase to the seasoned shopper looking to add to their existing space, The folks at HOM Furniture have all the knowledge you need to find exactly what you’re looking for.
Whatever your outdoor living needs, HOM Furniture is the place to go for a truly unique experience. The knowledgeable staff can help you with everything from the smallest project to all-encompassing outdoor living space. Invest in your summertime outdoors with pieces that stand the test of time. Make your home by going to HOM Furniture.
Find Your Style
With a sea of choices, we often can get overwhelmed with all of the different styles, designs and prices when it comes to creating your outdoor space. HOM does a great job helping you fine-tune your style and figure out what styles would work best.
Here are some things to think about:
Kay’s Tip: Add drama with texture
HOM displays their sets with throw blankets and patterned pillows to add even more texture to your space. I loved how it created a space filled with movement.
Sunbrella Black and White 18″ Pillow,$29.99
Sunbrella Blue 18″ Pillow,$29.99
Sunbrella Throw Blanket,$249.99
Blue Fish Bowl (Set of Two),$79.99
It’s important to think about the size of your outdoor space and what will be most functional in it.
This Homecrest Sutton Cushion set is perfect for any space with it’s clean, contemporary feel and mid-size pieces. It allows you to size up or down depending on what you need.
Add ambiance with this Homecrest Aurora Slate Fire Table. Get the most out of the season with the ability to add extra warmth in the spring and fall seasons. When your backyard can be this beautiful, you’ll want to use it through the changing seasons.
Kay’s Tip: Add some light and a pop of color
Alongside the glow of the fire table, an adjustable Treasure Garden LED umbrella can extend your meal into evening conversations and cocktails. LED adds functional lighting in an elegant way to liven up the atmosphere.
Sutton Low Back Sofa,$2,499
Sutton High Back Swivel Rocker Chat Chair,$1,059
Homecrest Aurora Slate Fire Table,$2,999
Treasure Garden LED Umbrella, $499
Sutton Kidney Lumbar Pillow,$124.99
Sunbrella Shibori Patchwork 18″ Pillow,$29.99
Form and Function
Create a functional yet practical space with this adorable Thomas Cole Design Farm House Plank 5-Piece Patio Set picnic-style table and chairs. Gather friends and family all in one place and break bread all at one stylish table.
This farmhouse-chic set is beautiful yet functional. Think of all the cookout days and festive nights to be had around this table with family and friends. Party options are endless!
Kay’s Tip: Accessorize with pops of color
This white patio set is perfect for adding a pop of your favorite color in your tabletop decor and pillows. These orange-toned Sunbrella 18′ pillows can easily be interchanged to different pops of color over the seasons. I used greenery and metal on the table to bring the neutrality of the whites and the pops of orange all together!
Thomas Cole Design Farm House Plank 5-Piece Patio Set,$1,699
Sunbrella Astoria Sunset 18″ Pillow,$29.99
Galvanized Metal LED Lantern,$39.99
Potted Burlap Herb Assortment, $7.99
Metal Round Lemonade Tray,$24.99
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