Outdoor furniture trends are evolving to look more like its indoor counterparts, enabling balconies and backyards to be transformed into second living rooms. And with each season bringing even more diversity in styles, outdoor spaces should no longer be decorated as an afterthought.
It’s no mean feat to produce furniture that can withstand tropical weather and look good while doing it. But engineers, manufacturers and designers have taken this challenge head on with continuous R&D, so as to conjure up designs that bring practicality, durability and aesthetics to a whole new level.
Patricia Urquiola reimagines what’s familiar with the Vimini seating collection for Kettal, which features classic outdoor wicker in traditional braiding, and a silhouette that’s somewhat modernist. It all comes together in a contemporary design with a rounded, basket-like form that can be admired from all angles. Available at Xtra.