Outdoor daybeds are a fun, chic alternative to traditional outdoor seating. They transition seamlessly from morning brunch with friends to afternoons of rest and relaxation, and add a little bit of luxury to any outdoor setting. Regardless of where you position your daybed (poolside, anyone?), adding some extra style and comfort is as simple as four easy steps…
Outdoor daybeds look good just about anywhere, but an extra design element or two can go a long way in creating a sense of space. Anchor the look with an outdoor area rug, canopy, or patio umbrella to create a room-like feel. Even a few simple additions help create the feel of a luxury outdoor daybed, no matter your budget.
It’s called a patio daybed for a reason, right? Layered pillows and throw blankets add color and comfort, and are an easy way to mix up your style season after season. Choose pillows in complementing colors or patterns and throws that are lightweight and breathable. Shop some of our favorite daybed pillow ideas below:
Keep everything in arm’s reach, so you can relax without getting up and down for refreshments. Garden stools make chic side tables for holding a beverage and reading materials. If space is limited, a serving tray creates a flat, stable surface right on the outdoor daybed cushion.
Decorative elements like planters and wind chimes are an easy, affordable way to add character to your daybed dreamscape. Like pillows and throws, they’re also a simple way to incorporate new trends into your look each year. Here’s a peek at a few top daybed decor ideas we love: