Want smart furniture in strong woven fibres that can be painted any Dulux colour you fancy? A-list designers (Thomas Hamel, Michael Love, Marco Meneguzzi, Briony Fitzgerald, Brendan Wong, Cameron Kimber) swear by Cotswold Furniture Collection for its Belgian brand Vincent Sheppard which creates timeless designs used at fab hotspots throughout the world including Huka Lodge in New Zealand and Capella Lodge on Lord Howe Island.
Plus the Butterfly chair used at high-end resorts like Longitude 131 at Uluru, and Southern Ocean Lodge at Kangaroo Island, Grand Hotel du Cap Ferrat, and Ham Yard Hotel in London.
Seek out the popular Monte Carlo, Bordeaux, Safi, and Lucy designs to guarantee effortless style outdoors, all-year round. Inquiries, 1800 677 047, www.cotswoldfurniture.com.au
Great inexpensive, compact French aluminium folding bistro chairs inspired by the famous Luxemburg Gardens furniture that comes in thousands of shades. Iain Halliday swears by them, saying, “I am obsessed. They’re so simple, which is what garden furniture should be.” Available at Pomegranate.com.au More info at www.fermob.com/en/