I love to spend time in outdoor spaces, and I especially love decorating them! With summer in full swing, it’s a great time to finish (or start) outdoor DIY projects so that you can enjoy them. With that being said, I’ve gathered together some of the best and simplest outdoor furniture projects so that you can create the backyard of your dreams!
Home Talk posted instructions for building this beautiful love seat out of pine slats.
This macrame hammock from eHow is perfect for relaxing on your porch or balcony!
Holtwood Hipster posted instructions for building a sophisticated wire patio table.
This bench from Better Homes & Gardens is simple to make, classic in design, and very functional.
This trunk table from The Garden Glove is just to die for, and totally a doable weekend project.
This adorable bench set from Funky Junk Interiors is a great way to make use of extra pallet wood.
I love this swinging bed from The Merry Thought. Nothing could be more perfect for summer!
Landscaping Gallery transformed these metal chairs with a vibrant coat of paint.
If you’ve got a large tree in your yard, this wraparound bench from Martha Stewart is a must!
If you need a quick side table, try belting a bundle of wood like this example from The Garden Glove.
I love this moss table from Green Bride Guide–and it would be super easy to replicate at home!
Mod Vintage Life turned an old day bed into a lovely outdoor seating space.
Lushome posted this awesome chair and table set made out of the trunk of a tree!
Home Jelly refurbished an old outdoor bench with a few coats of bright paint.
I love this small table from Martha Stewart made from a paving stone. What a great idea!
1001 Gardens turned boring cinder blocks into a fabulous side table. All you need is a little bit of paint!
HGTV turned a desk and chair into the perfect outdoor planter. If you’ve got a desk you aren’t using, this is a great project.
1001 Gardens put together the top of a kitchen chair and a tree stump to make the perfect outdoor seat!
I love this low table from Smitten Studio. You could make your own by varnishing a slice of wood.
Martha Stewart turned an old camp cot into an awesome outdoor bench. A little bit of fabric can make a big difference!