12 Ways to Instantly Brighten Up Your Outdoor Space This Spring

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With spring in full swing, it's time to start enjoying those backyard barbecues and hangouts under the stars. But if you're still prepping your outdoor space for entertaining, why not go bright and bold? These won't just give your space a little eye candy, but it'll make it actually look sunnier. Ready to create the happiest place on Earth? Scroll down to see our bright and bold outdoor picks.

1. Mosca Patio Loveseat, $363.27

Comfy seating is an essential part of any inviting outdoor space. The bold red cushions on this wicker loveseat will complement just about any style of decor.

2. Gracie Oaks Brylee Outdoor Rug, $41.99

A festive area rug can add a pop of color to an otherwise boring wooden deck or concrete floor.

3. Feiss Redmond 1-Light Sconce, $150

Light up the night with two of these on either side of your backdoor, grill, or pool.

4. Serena & Lily Luna Hanging Chair, $598

We can't think of a better way to enjoy a breezy, spring afternoon.

5. Outdoor Patio Chair, $108.99

Whether it's chilling poolside or reading in your outdoor garden, there's no wrong way to enjoy this relaxing chaise lounge chair. Plus, the extra-wide arms are perfect for balancing your afternoon cocktail.

6. One Kings Lane Globular Vase, $179.50

Fresh flowers not required.

7. Chartier Square Wood Planter Box, $65.99

Your plant friends deserve a stylish springtime home, too.

8. One Kings Lane Daiana Two-Tier Patio Umbrella, $449.50

Channel Miami beach with this bright and fun chartreuse umbrella to add even more vibrancy to sunny days.

9. Pier1 Trellis Lavender Metal Garden Stool, $67.99

Use this as a sleek side table for cocktails or extra seating when entertaining guests.

10. Mixa Ixtapa Lounge Chair, $269.50

A low-maintenance seating option that still packs a punch.

11. Outdoor Wicker Storage Bench, $149.99

We love multifunctional pieces and this bright outdoor bench does double duty, providing a solution to both your seating and storage dilemmas. That makes it a winner in our book.

12. Fitzroy Outdoor Lumbar Pillow, $41.99

What outdoor space is complete without a few colorful throw pillows to brighten things up?


Adria Valdes Greenhauff is a writer and editor based in Miami, Fla. She’s covered food, travel and lifestyle for numerous online publications including The Quench, The List, Vivala, Foodable, Recommend magazine and Miami New Times. She's also the host of the Better Food Stories podcast.

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