15 Ways to Upgrade Your Outdoor Decor for $30 or Less

Outdoor decorating season is finally upon us! To celebrate, we're sharing our favorite finds that won't break the bank.

Now that winter is finally behind us — well, hopefully — and the sun is starting to shine again, I'm beyond ready to start spending some quality time outside. Summer is coming, after all. But instead of just plopping a towel down on the grass, I've decided to take my outdoor decor up a notch.

A few eye-catching accessories can instantly take your backyard, patio or balcony from drab to fab. And the best part? You don't have to spend a ton of money to upgrade your space. Check out the affordable outdoor decor below, and get ready for the most stylish spring and summer of your life.

1: Geometric Rug

$24; kohls.com

2: Batik Pillow

$19.99; target.com

3: Colorful Lanterns

$19.95-$29.95; cb2.com

4: Patterned Seat Cushion

$12.99; hm.com

5: Pineapple Garden Flag

$12.95; jossandmain.com

6: Terra Cotta Bird Feeder

7: Hanging Pot Holder

8: Mason Jar String Lights

$24.99; worldmarket.com

9: White Drink Pitcher

$29.99; TJ Maxx Stores

10: Floral Outdoor Pillow

11: Triangle Vases

$20-$26; jaysonhome.com

12: Lace-Inspired Lantern

$15.96; pier1.com

13: Cursive Welcome Mat

$28.99; allmodern.com

14: Moon Garden Stake

15: Mini Blue Grill

$19.99; Marshalls Stores

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