This Cool Stuff Is Making Us Miss Summer Camp

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Remember the good ol' days of summer camp, when literally every moment felt like a new and exciting adventure? You made lanyards with your buddies, had a crush on the cutie who was a grade above you, and always smelled of bug spray ... ah, memories. Even though you're technically a grown-up now, you can still enjoy outdoorsy vibes at home with these fun finds that remind us of summers past. Here are 13 of the coolest camp-inspired decor picks that are perfect for nature lovers of all ages.

1. Pendleton Glacier National Park Pieced Quilt Set, starting at $129

Let's face it, there's no replacing the incredible quilt your mom made using your old t-shirts. However, this multi-color stripe option comes pretty close. The 200-thread-count cotton design is lightweight enough so you can enjoy snuggling with this blanket year-round.

2. Leif Shop Arrows Mudcloth Pillow, $98

In case you haven't noticed, minimalist arrow prints are totally on trend right now. They also happen to be very summer camp-inspired. So grab a few of these hand-painted mudcloth pillows to add a little outdoorsy charm to your bed or sofa.

3. Merci Stoneware Flat Plate Dinnerware, starting at $5.83

When mealtime rolled around, you and the other campers would pile into the dining hall, grab your trays, and load up on grub. Now that you're an adult, you can relive your fond cafeteria memories with this gorgeous and very grown-up dinnerware set made from stoneware.

4. Eclectic Goods Modern Outdoor Sling Chair, $165

Let the good times continue to roll right onto your balcony. This modern take on the classic sling chair features a bold, navy and white patterned seat complemented by a whitewashed wooden frame, creating a very chic combo. And it's even foldable so you can take the camp vibes with you wherever you go.

5. Bloomingdale's Little S'mores Kit, $24

We don't know about you, but our favorite part of summer camp was definitely the s'mores. You just can't have one without the other. And this little kit comes with everything you need to make your fire-roasted treats, including wooden skewers. Nom nom.

6. Cool Material Campfire Candle, $22.46

Now you can enjoy the cozy smell of a campfire without all of the effort. Light up this soy wax candle and enjoy the sweet scent of summer from the comfort of your own home. And with up to 80 hours of burn time, your mini escape can last you until the fall.

7. Kalon Studios Coyote Stool, $225

Made from solid domestic ash and vegetable tanned leather, these gorgeous tripod folding stools will make your heart skip a beat. Place one or two in your minimalist living room to add a hint of rustic charm.

8. L.L. Bean Wildlife Fire Pit and Grill, $159

Late nights at camp just wouldn't be the same without listening to ghost stories while sitting around a crackling fire. Now, whether at home or on the go, you can take the campsite with you and recreate those nights with this portable, three-leg fire pit and grill. It even features decorative cut outs of furry woodland creatures along the steel wall so you won't fee like anything is missing.

9. BlackLanternStudio Outdoor Cork Coasters ( Set of 4 ), $12.50

Handprinted on Portuguese cork, this set of round retro coasters pretty much says it all.

10. Hudson's Bay Company Handmade Paddle, $200

No summer camp experience is complete without at least one trip around the lake in a canoe, which is why these hand-painted wooden oars brings back instant memories. Hang them in your living room or in your hallway as a beautifully crafted reminder to make every day an adventure.

11. Chasing Paper Antlers Wallpaper, $40

This playful antler peel-and-stick wallpaper is a fast and easy way to bring the outdoors in and add some visual interest to any space. Try using it to line the back of a bookcase, or to create an accent wall in your home office.

12. Limited Edition Public C7 Bike, $598

Embrace your childlike sense of wonder and spend an afternoon enjoying a leisurely cruise down memory lane. You'll look and feel amazing as you take a spin around town on this charming Dutch-style frame with sporty blue stripes and an antique brown saddle seat.

13. Secret Holiday & Co. Be Brave Banner, $90

Spruce up your entryway or little one's room with this adorable banner. Handcrafted from soft, natural unbleached cotton, this motivating piece of wall decor will be a lovely reminder to live life courageously.

14. Joinery Woven Cotton Hammock, $120

Woven by artisans in Brazil, this beauty is far from the hammock you used to hop in and out of at summer camp. Made from cotton with adjustable end loops and tassel fringe, this hanging cot will make a stunning addition to your boho reading nook.

15. JaxAndBoss Camping Dog Bandana, starting at $7.50

Don't exclude your four-legged friends, let them get in on the outdoorsy fun, too. Attach this adorable pet bandana made out of 100 percent cotton to your dog's collar and watch as they strut around the park making all of the other pooches drool.

Maryn Liles, a former NYC magazine editor now living in sweet home Alabama, is obsessed with all things home decor. She believes people's spaces should reflect their personalities — which is why you can find lots of hand-painted furniture, sentimental wall art and playful decor accents around her place.

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