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Just because it’s hot outside, it doesn’t mean your covered porch or backyard must be a colorful jungle. As joyful as Summer is, with all the BBQ and soaking in the sun, the lounge decor can be cool with the right modern outdoor furniture. Here is a list of the most sought-after sleek furniture from minimalist and chic brands. You’ll find iconic Danish and Japanese designers, clean lines, modern weather-resistant pieces, waterproof materials, natural wood, teak, industrial stainless steel, and all things modern. Everything carefully combed so you can get ideas to upgrade your terrace, offer memorable dining parties by the pool, and enjoy under the sky!
Poolside & Lounging Modern Outdoor Furniture
Rosen Indoor/Outdoor Chaise
Dimensions: 30″W x 79″D x 33.5″H
Photo from Lulu and Georgia
This chaise is so modern and chic. It’s worthy of any summer house in the South of France, zipping local rosé, and chilling. The upholstery is appropriate for outdoor use, so it’s resistant and easy to clean. The polished and elegant structure is made of reclaimed teak wood and stainless steel hardware.
Skagerak Messina Round Umbrella
Photo from 2Modern
From the Danish furniture brand Skagerak, this sun umbrella is as practical as it’s beautiful. It’s built from sustainably sourced Meranti wood and pre-oiled to last many summers. The canopy is Teflon-treated for water and sun resistance. You can add a spectacular wrought-iron or stainless steel foot.
Skargaarden Nozib Sun Lounger Chair
Dimensions: 63″W x 21.6″D x 31.5″H
Photo from Horne
Designed by Nils-Ole Zib this sun lounger is a timeless piece of modern design. Also, it’s a joy for any meticulous person. It comprehends 88 teak parts assembled perfectly. It’s foldable and the water-resistant neck cushion is adjustable and optional. Honestly, I’d have it in my living room.
Aquatica Freestanding Outdoor Shower
Dimensions: 13.5W x 82.75H
Photo from Aquatica
This Minimalist modern stainless steel outdoor shower is an ode to cool design. Made in Europe, it has an integrated emptying water system and anti-limestone nozzles. First-time guests will have a hard time finding it! The perfect accessory for you modern outdoor furniture.
Edie Double Reclining Chaise Lounge
Dimensions: 37” H x 90” W x 73” L
Photo from All Modern
This double lounger is adorable! It’s perfect if you have a partner who loves soaking up in the sun or a friend to share the pool with. It has an in-built ice cooler, umbrella hole, and adjusts in 5 heights.
Entertaining & Dining Modern Furniture For Outdoor
Lubek Modern Outdoor Dining Set
Dimensions: 30″H x 94.5″W x 39.5″D
Photo from Article
This is timeless industrial dining set with powder-coated steel legs and a solid acacia wood top. It’s the type of furniture that will be modern in 20 years. And it’s made to last that long under appropriate care, after all, it’s natural wood.
Blu Dot Dog Days Black Outdoor Sofa 2 Seats
Dimensions: 62″x 28″
Photo from Blu Dot
I love Blu Dot’s definition for the Dog Days line: “what happens when a minimalist goes on vacation and gets in touch with their inner hippie”. And they are absolutely right. The combination of the tubular aluminum frame with all-weather rattan is bold and chic. I love it in black, but they also have it in white. Oh, and the foam cushions are quick to dry with a waterproofing layer and Sunbrella fabric.
Laurel Outdoor Corner Sectional
Dimensions: 84.5″w x 84.5″d x 31″h
Photo from Joybird
This corner sectional is simple, sleek, and modern. Minimalist aluminum structure with UV-resistant all-weather foam.
Riverstone Outdoor Coffee Table
Dimensions: 43″W x 26″D x 14″T
Photo from Horchow
I can’t get over this outdoor coffee table. Think of a great conversation starter and compliment catcher! 10/10 guest will be like: “Is this real stone?” Well, it’s as if you had a stone home, but handcrafted out of resin and painted. BTW, it’s built to thrive under the weather, so it’s ok if you leave it uncovered the entire summer. Going straight to my “outdoor decor mood board”.
Ny Chair X Foldable Rocking Chair
Dimensions: 23″ W x 26″ D x 34″ H
Photo from Jinen
This folding chair is a piece of art. And I mean it! Created in the ’70s by the legendary Japanese designer Takeshi Nii, it’s part of the MOMA collection. And like every iconic modern design furniture should be, it’s practical and comfortable. It weighs only 14 pounds, measures 6 inches when folded, and is supposed to hug you. It’s available in 4 colors: camel, white, orange, and blue.
Modern Lighting & Rug for Outdoors
Pablo UMA Sound Lantern
Dimensions: 11″ H 6″ W 6″ D 6″ DIA
Photo from Design Within Reach
This sound lantern is a mood! Definitely, a future gift for my fiance because he loves beautiful modern design, gadgets, and hosting. The elegant design you can see. The tech part consists of a Warm Dim LED technology with 360° high fidelity surround sound. Plus touch-sensitive volume control an intuitive full-range light control dial. Of course, it has Bluetooth technology and operates wirelessly. The price and dimensions are for the standard size, but it comes in a mini version too.
Spilsby Area Rug
Dimensions: Several sizes
Photo from Boutique Rugs
This geometric pattern outdoor rug is one of Boutique Rugs’ bestsellers. It’s made in Egypt from 100% Olefin and the reviews are raving! Costumers love the weight and the neutral colors. You can choose from over 10 sizes and shapes, including runner, round, square, and rectangle