From Shading Space Warmers to Sculptural Outdoor Seating

 - May 29, 2013
When it comes to enjoying the summer sun, lounging outside on your patio with a few drinks is always fun, and these modern outdoor furniture designs will make your backyard decor even more spectacular.

While having a few lawn chairs and a table may be sufficient to have guests over for dinner, it often leaves your backyard looking dull and unappealing. These modern furniture designs however, showcases sleek and minimalist shapes, with most of the furniture designs serving more than one practical function. From patio umbrellas that can creatively provide shade and heat to large picnic tables that can conveniently collapse onto itself, these modern pieces of furniture will have your outdoor patio looking sleek and sophisticated the next time you decide to have a backyard barbecue.