Affordable Midcentury-Modern Furniture That's Perfect For Your Outdoor Space
Let's give a round of applause for outdoor furniture as our backyards have come a long way. Today's outdoor furniture and decor pieces are equally as appealing as the inside of our homes thanks to designers incorporating weather-resistant materials into on-trend rugs, pillows, and furniture sets that look so good, you'd never guess they belong outside. Truly, outdoor furnishings and decor are more luxurious now than ever, and believe it or not, the best time to purchase a quality outdoor furniture piece is in the off-season. Aka, winter is the time to buy.
While you may not be thrilled about off-season shopping, we have a feeling that midcentury-modern furniture could sway you. And luckily, the off-season offers unbeatable prices that are hard to ignore. This vintage-inspired style has been popular for years, and it still remains a sought-after look, for good reason. Its clean lines and minimal appearance create an uncluttered space, all while exuding retro charm.
If you're ready to expand your midcentury taste to your backyard this year, these affordable, hand-picked items are all you need to create your dream outdoor oasis. Shop our favorite selections ahead (before the prices go up come spring!).
A Set of Two: Noble House Sloane Outdoor Mid-Century Modern Acacia Wood Club Chair
Give your patio a sophisticated style with the Noble House Sloane Outdoor Mid-Century Modern Acacia Wood Club Chair ($335, originally $379). The chairs showcase a sleek acacia wood frame and have water-resistant cushions that make a light spill (or rain shower) a breeze. Trust us, your outdoor space will thank you for this set.
An Elegant Sofa: West Elm Outdoor Slatted Wood and Rope Sofa
There's so much to admire about the West Elm Outdoor Slatted Wood and Rope Sofa ($4,299). First and foremost, its curved frame (crafted from teak wood) gives the sofa an antique and modern feel. Its weather-resistant cushions are both comfortable and cozy, and its rope back adds a playful touch.
An Egg Chair: Montecito Lounge Chair With Cushion
Bring comfort outside your back door with this Montecito Lounge Chair With Cushion ($351, originally $480). The chair features a metal and resin construction that will hold up in all kinds of weather. Curl up in a ball and listen to your favorite podcast with its comfy seat cushion— it's quite easy to cocoon in.
A Comfy Outdoor Sofa: Castlery Maui Outdoor Loveseat
We love the nature-inspired style of this Castlery Maui Outdoor Loveseat ($999, originally $1,099). It also comes in a darker charcoal-gray color for those who want a more sophisticated look. The loveseat's easy to assemble, sturdy, and a great addition to any outdoor space.
A Rattan Lounge Set: Joivi Outdoor Patio Furniture Set
Lounge in the sun and hang with your BFF with this Joivi Outdoor Patio Furniture Set ($300). The five-piece set includes two chairs, two ottomans, and a table that's all made of faux rattan material. The seats make great spots to sit and have a conversation whether it be via poolside, terrace, deck, or backyard.
A Loveseat: Christopher Knight Home Boyle Outdoor Acacia Wood Loveseat
Keep it simple with this Christopher Knight Home Boyle Outdoor Acacia Wood Loveseat ($275, originally $310). Its weather-resistant cushions sit comfortably atop its slatted wood frame. The loveseat's tapered legs give it a quintessential midcentury feel. Its small size is perfect for undersized outdoor spaces like balconies or decks.
A Faux Leather Set: Lue Bona Accent Chair Set
The Lue Bona Accent Chair Set ($300, originally $340) is made of a saddle faux-leather material that blends well with its modern base. The chairs sit low, giving them a leisurely look. Available in three color options: cognac brown, cognac natural, or white natural, there's bound to be a version of this set suited for your space.
A Curved Chair: Finch Rattan Lounge Dining Chair
Give your outdoor dining table a midcentury-modern makeover with a few Finch Rattan Lounge Dining Chairs ($159). The dining chair is made of a strong poly-rattan frame with a curved edge that will give your space visual appeal. We love how versatile this chair is — it can even be used for a home office.
An Outdoor Coffee Table: Castlery Maui Coffee Table
If you're in need of a coffee table to go with chairs you already own, try the Castlery Maui Coffee Table ($229, originally $249). The wood finish is durable and will never go out of style. Its beautiful square shape is large enough to hold a handful of plates, glasses, mugs, and more.
A 3-Piece Patio Set: Best Choice Products 3-Piece Acapulco All-Weather Patio Set
This Best Choice Products 3-Piece Acapulco All-Weather Patio Set ($220, originally $250) is a stylish choice. Its airy design and egg-like frame are super comfortable. There's no such thing as being too hot in this chair — its roping is so breathable, your body will never get sticky.
A Chair Set: Castlery Maui Outdoor Lounge Chair Set
The Castlery Maui Outdoor Lounge Chair Set ($1,099, originally $1,298) is great for a smaller space. You can move the chairs around or pair them with the matching loveseat in a bigger space. This set is made of high-quality materials and has a solid wood frame to show it.
A Large Patio Set: AllModern Marsily Patio Dining Set
The AllModern Marsily Patio Dining Set ($1,740, originally $2,280) has a cool midcentury-modern feel to it that we love. Plus, it can seat up to eight people, making it a great pick for summer parties. The table's made from a solid eucalyptus wood that looks so pretty against its white chairs.
A Colorful Chair Set: West Elm Paradise Outdoor Lounge Chair & Ottoman Set
The West Elm Paradise Outdoor Lounge Chair and Ottoman Set ($299-$989, originally $299–$1,099) is the perfect way to add some color to your space. It also comes in blue, but we love the vibrant yellow shade. Its nest-like shape will make you feel at ease, making it the perfect spot to read a book or catch up on a podcast.