When the weather warms up, everyone's excited to spend time outside. But as soon as the temperature jumps from pleasantly sunny to sweltering, things get a little trickier (and definitely a lot stickier). Before you throw in the towel on patio parties and staycation sunbathing, check out these 15 pieces of outdoor decor that will help you keep your cool under the unbearable summer sun.
This adorable pineapple-shaped drink dispenser is perfect for a big batch of ice water or party punch poolside.
Trust us: You're going to want to spend the entire summer in this super deep, boho-inspired outdoor lounge chair from Article.
Let's be honest: Target's Opalhouse line can do no wrong, and the outdoor collection is no exception. Put your feet up in style on this woven pouf while you browse the big-box brand's app deciding what to buy next.
If you're really ready to play with pops of color, your outdoor space is a great place to start. Set your drink on this bright-red, 16-inch iron side table while you reapply sunscreen.
Need to block an ugly view or a nosy neighbor? This free-standing decorative screen has you covered, literally. Bonus: It's also a cool backdrop for all of your summer selfies.
Outdoor curtains are a great way to add shade and privacy to your tranquil space with very little effort. Plus, they feel kinda fancy.
Throw some shade on your fun in the sun and protect yourself from those harmful UV rays with this striped beach umbrella with fringe from Anthropologie.
OK, candles aren't cool-cool, but you know what else isn't cool? Mosquitoes. Keep summer's most annoying bugs at bay with these super cute citronella candles from World Market. Each candle burns for 35 hours, and you get both copper and brass in the set.
Keep your canned cocktails and La Croix cold (and close at hand) with this rolling cooler from CB2. It's basically an outdoor bar for the rest of us.
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