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11 ways to create a modern Mediterranean-style garden

Transform your outdoor space with our edit of furniture, fabrics and accessories in warm terracotta tones

outdoor furniture decorating garden ideas

Give your outdoor space a sun-kissed feel with earthy sienna shades, zesty oranges and punchy pattern.

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1 ‘Rock’ outdoor table
rock outdoor dining table by mdf italia garden ideas furniture
MDF Italia

Designed by Jean Marie Massaud, this elegant yet hard wearing dining table combines a terracotta stone chip cement top with a terracotta coloured cement base. From £2,907, Aram Store

2 ‘Kay’ sofa by Gloster
kay outdoor sofa by gloster garden furniture ideas

This striking sofa has a teak frame and a back woven from weather-resistant polyethylene wicker, allowing it to be left outdoors all year round. £4000, Chaplins

3 ‘Coral Gammon’ tile
outdoor tiles garden decorating ideas otto tile coral terracotta graphic pattern
Otto Tiles

Inspired by backgammon boards, these encaustic cement tiles are handmade in Turkey. £4.48 each, Otto Tiles

4 ‘Lucca’ lantern by Space Copenhagen
andtradition outdoor lantern garden lighting cordless
Christian B / &tradition

Part of &tradition's recently launched range of accessories, this portable lamp can be used both indoors and out. £120, &tradition

5 ‘Caori’ fabric

This palm frond-inspired pattern will give outdoor upholstery and cushions an instant summery feel. £87.10 per m, Casamance

6 ‘Oasis’ pot
terracotta planter plant pot garden ideas outdoor decorating
Chris Tonnesen

Comprised of two interlocking containers, this series of self-watering pots come in three sizes. from £55, Northern

7 ‘Mozzafiato Sorano’ tile
claybrook outdoor tiles garden decorating ideas

To add a touch of Tuscan charm, try intricately patterned tiles. Pretty but practical, this porcelain design has an anti-slip finish. £45 per sq m, Claybrook

8 ‘Lisa Filò’ chair
scab design lisa lounge chair outdoor furniture ideas garden
Scab Design

This stackable chair made from nautical rope scooped a Red Dot furniture design award this year thanks to its highly durable and weather-resistant qualities. £483,

Scab Design

9 ‘Shade’ rug in ‘Palette 2’
shade outdoor rug in palette 2 by nanimarquina, £1,270 170x240cm at woven  wovencouk

Channel soft and sultry sunset shades with Begum Cana Ozgur's ombre rug for Nanimarquina. £1,817, Made In Design

10 ‘Cadence’ fabric in ‘Desert Rose’
outdoor fabrics waterproof textile garden decorating ideas perennials

Add a subtle splash of pattern and texture with Perennials' outdoor textiles. £214 per m, Perennials

11 Kettal's outdoor living collection
kettal outdoor living outdoor furniture garden ideas

‘Bitta’ three-seater sofa, from approx £4,933; ‘Bitta’ two-seater sofa,
from approx £3,711, both by Rodolfo Dordoni; ‘Cala’ table, from approx £2,936; ‘Geometrics’ rug, from approx £2,532, both by Doshi Levien; ‘Meteo’ parasol by Konstantin Gcric, from approx £1,315; ‘Mia’ lamp by Michel Charlot, from approx £507, all Kettal

This article appeared in ELLE Decoration May issue

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