It might be nippy out, but that doesn’t mean you have to be stuck inside.
In fact, there are so many ways to warm a winter garden or spruce up a balcony, there’s no excuse any more to be staring at the same four walls.
Whatever your outdoor space, it’s time to embrace al-fresco living with Scandi style throws, foldaway furniture and a roaring firepit.
Vintage Standard Lamp Heater by Garden Leisure
This retro-style lamp heater is off-the-scale cool – a game-changer to keep you snug in a cold snap.
Buy it for £229.99 from Not On The High Street.
Cast Iron Fire Bowl
Stoke up the firepit and let winter chills become a thing of the past. Your new alfresco lifestyle starts here.
Buy if for £110 from Graham & Green.
Isla Hanging Tealight Hurricane
Cast a magical glow outside by hanging a cluster of hurricane lanterns made from black metal and glass. Bring indoors if the weather turns.
Buy it for £25 from Nordic House.
Three Indoor Outdoor Oversized Bulb Lights
We’ve taken a real shine to this set of three beautiful, battery-operated bulbs in amber, clear and smoked finishes. Certainly a simple way to make your outside space as stylish as your interior.
Buy it for £75 from Cox & Cox.
Rockbox Bold X
This portable, Bluetooth, waterproof speaker will be music to your ears. Put on your favourite playlist and dance the blues away.
Buy it for £59.99 from Fresh ‘n Rebel.
BBGRILL Outdoor Pizza Grill 56 x 61cm
Dine alfresco all year round and keep the chill off, with this neat outdoor pizza grill and firepit in one. Hot stuff.
Buy it for £101.90 from ManoMano.
Oxford Stripe Capri Blanket
Instead of staring at your four walls, grab a stash of blankets and head outdoors with your household for a breath of fresh air. Made from recycled plastic bottles and perfect for all weathers.
Buy it for £45 from Weaver Green.
Bunny Outdoor Light Opal Acrylic 16 Colour Changing IP54 LED
Create a quirky disco mood in the great outdoors with this fun, rabbit-shaped light with colour-changing LEDs. Party on.
Buy it for £85 from Där Lighting.
Fab Hab Lhasa Outdoor Rug In Coral
Who said you can’t create a Moroccan retreat in the bleak midwinter? Not us. Throw down this fabulous outdoor rug and be whisked away to exotic climes in seconds.
Buy it for £94.95 from Cuckooland.
Sadolin Classic Wood Protection
A DIY outdoor cinema is the ultimate alfresco experience. Pick a cosy spot and make sure all woodwork is protected against the elements. Then, just add chairs and bundles of blankets. Action!
Buy it in Ebony (walls and floors) & Celery Leaf (chairs), £35.49 for 2.5L from Decorating Warehouse.
Summer Brights Melamine Tableware
Pimp up your garden picnic with the boldest melamine tableware – tough, durable and in bright beach hut colours to remind us that summer won’t be long.
£38 for six medium bowls, £19.95 for six cups, Graham & Green.
Louis Solar Lantern
Let outdoor soirees continue long into the night with this modern, solar lantern. It may be pricey, but it’s dimmable and can be charged with a USB, so spot on for the dark season.
Buy it for £159 from Lime Lace.
TOPL Reusable Coffee Cup
Take your coffee break outside with this stainless steel cup.
Buy it for £27.99 from TOPL.
Waterproof Outdoor Cushion In Pure New Wool
Say goodbye to soggy bottoms with this bold range of waterproof, outdoor cushions with a soft wool top. Garden living just got luxe…
Buy it for £39.50 from Heating & Plumbing London.
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