12 Timeless Black + White Buys for Your Patio
This classic color palette will never go out of style.
Slouchy, Striped Planter
Not only are the slouchy planters timeless in design, but they're crafted from yarn that's made from recycled plastic bottles. Snag a pair for your patio and grab another set to corral the chaos in your master closet, because these versatile beauties work just as well indoors as they do out.
Buy It: Crate & Barrel, $49.95-$59.95
Classic and comfortable, this cabana-stripe bench cushion is just what you need to round out your outdoor design. The zippered cushion is a must-buy because it's crafted from top-rated all-weather fabric that won't let you down. We're talking water-, mold- and UV-resistant. Plus, the plush cushion is filled with 100-percent recycled polyester, which means you can feel confident about your eco-friendly purchase.
Buy It: Amazon, $65.37
Infuse your patio with Southern charm through this pretty magnolia doormat. At less than $15, you should grab one for your mother-in-law and your new neighbor down the street, too.
Buy It: Kirkland's, $12.99
Graphic Garden Stool
Grab this graphic garden stool to create elegant additional seating or a pretty place to set down your glass of sangria. Each stool is crafted from terracotta and has a timeless quality, thanks to the beautiful, painted bloom motif. Be sure to store your stool away from the elements when not in use.
Buy It: Terrain, $228.00
We're bestowing this rug with the MVP Award. Its black-and-white design pairs with most patio decor, and its woven pattern disguises outdoor dust and dog hair like a champ.
Buy It: Overstock.com, $125.99
Zig-Zag Statement Pillow
It's hard to believe this is an outdoor pillow, right? The textured zig-zag print makes this pillow so pretty it would fit right in with those lining your family room sofa. Pick up a couple of these outdoor statement pillows to add some oomph to your patio design, but be sure to bring them inside during any harsh or blustery weather.
Buy It: CB2, $49.95
Start your day sipping an iced latte perched in one of these adorable black-and-white bistro chairs. The set is crafted from wicker and aluminum, approved for indoor and outdoor use and adds French charm to any space.
Buy It: Amazon, $221.70
Sleek Pillow Set
The possibilities are endless with this striped lumbar set. The pillows are offered in two sizes and are crafted from a top-rated, high-performance fabric that's both weather- and UV-resistant. The simple stripe design makes this set a natural addition for contemporary, modern and traditional designs, alike. Pick up a pair to pretty-up your poolside lounge chairs, or grab a bunch to outfit your outdoor sofa.
Buy It: Walmart, $51.29-$62.99
Jump on Geo
Neutral hues and an edgy print come together to create this head-turning, contemporary outdoor area rug. Roll out this rug to bring effortless style to your outdoor space. We envision the punchy zig-zag design styled beneath an all-weather cream sofa or nestled under a modern, black dining set.
Buy It: CB2, $249.00
Bask beneath a luxurious, resort-style umbrella without spending your mortgage payment on a plane ticket to get there. Bring the high-end look to your backyard with this crisp, white umbrella that features a square, scalloped black trim.
Plant seeds of style with this midcentury modern floor planter. We envision this sleek trio adding dimension and texture to any minimalist balcony or contemporary patio. The best part? The easy-to-clean pots are scratch-resistant, and the modern base is crafted to fit in small spaces.
Buy It: Overstock.com, $82.34
Charming Chair Cushions
Give your old outdoor dining set a fresh look with floral chair cushions. We're smitten with this design because it offers diners plush support for your back and bum, and the inky pattern hides haphazard stains like a charm. Plus, the cushions are easy to clean with mild soap and are both fade- and mildew-resistant.
Buy It: Kirkland's, $69.99