Outdoor Accessories - Trends For 2014

Posted by Dan Jolly on Aug 28, 2013 3:51:00 PM

Dallas recently played host to the Total Home & Gift Market show this last June. At this event indoor and outdoor furniture and accessories vendors from around the world showcase their latest products. Industry buyers then make their selections of new products that they are going to purchase and carry in their stores. We sent our two outdoor accessory product experts who combined have over 60 years of experience and have been with Today's Patio for over 10 years. Jeff Connit formally of the original Marshall Fields of Chicago and Dalon Faulstick formally of Paddock’s Magic of Christmas made selections that will be available for purchase at your favorite Today’s Patio locations next year. Below are a few insights they came home with.

Read More

Topics: Outdoor Accessories, Patio Furniture Trends

Outdoor Furniture Trends For 2013

Posted by Stephen Ramey on Mar 27, 2013 8:03:00 AM

Trends are notoriously difficult to predict, even for those closest to the subject in question; we all know hot fashions can go out of style in the blink of an eye. On the other hand, sometimes emerging trends are impossible to miss. As outdoor furniture insiders, we're receiving some clear signals as to what's going to be in vogue for 2013.

Read More

Topics: Outdoor Furniture, Patio Furniture Trends, Choosing Outdoor Furniture, Outdoor Living

Wicker Furniture History - From The Pharaohs To Your Patio

Posted by Dan Jolly on Jul 13, 2012 10:56:00 AM
Read More

Topics: Outdoor Furniture, Durable Outdoor Furniture, Wicker Furniture, Patio Furniture Trends

How Patio Furniture Umbrellas Can Transform Your Outdoor Space.

Posted by Stephen Ramey on Feb 29, 2012 7:27:00 AM

The right patio umbrella can transform the ambiance of your outdoor space to one of elegant dining, relaxation with loved ones, a wild beach party, or anywhere else your imagination and creativity takes you -- regardless of your space or budget limitations.

In fact the sheer variety of sizes, styles, and features may be a little overwhelming at first. There are a few important factors to consider when comparing patio furniture umbrellas to ensure you get the best fit for your unique home.
Read More

Topics: Patio Market Umbrella, Outdoor Accessories, Patio Furniture Trends, Outdoor Living, Outdoor Umbrella, Treasure Garden

Bring Relaxation Home with Leeward Outdoor Wicker Patio Furniture

Posted by Stephen Ramey on Jan 17, 2012 8:54:00 AM

Wicker outdoor furniture is appealing in nearly any patio landscape. There is something about wicker patio furniture that invites relaxation and serenity, without sacrificing the overall outdoor ambience. In other words, wicker outdoor furniture can accent your outdoor space while creating a friendly, enjoyable atmosphere perfect for lingering with guests, spending a relaxing evening with loved ones, or simply enjoying some alone time with a good book.

Read More

Topics: Durable Outdoor Furniture, Outdoor Patio Furniture, Lane Venture, Wicker Furniture, Patio Furniture Trends, Outdoor Living

Reasons You Should Consider Outdoor Patio Furniture Covers

Posted by Stephen Ramey on Sep 28, 2011 4:04:00 PM

Outdoor patio furniture covers are a great solution to keep your outdoor patio furniture in tip top shape. Once you've made an investment in the perfect patio furniture, you don't want it to become dirty or damaged. Outdoor patio furniture covers will not only keep your furniture looking clean, it can also extend the life of your furniture by protecting it from the elements. Extreme weather, dirt and dust can cause your outdoor patio furniture to dull and crack, even if the furniture is made of weather-resistant materials.

Read More

Topics: Outdoor Furniture, Durable Outdoor Furniture, Protective Furniture Covers, Outdoor Accessories, Patio Furniture Trends, Outdoor Living, Patio Furniture Care

Outdoor Furniture Trends For 2012

Posted by Stephen Ramey on Aug 17, 2011 12:44:00 PM

After visiting the 2011 Outdoor Furniture Market in Chicago, we asked Chad Scheinerman, lead buyer for Today's Patio, what he saw as some of the new items and hot trends in the outdoor furniture industry for the 2012 season.

Read More

Topics: Outdoor Patio Furniture, Tropitone, Cushion Patio Furniture, Wicker Furniture, Patio Furniture Trends, Choosing Outdoor Furniture, Outdoor Living, Aluminum Patio Furniture

Outdoor Patio Wicker Furniture Enhances Your Outdoor Living Areas.

Posted by Stephen Ramey on May 17, 2011 2:16:00 PM

Relaxing by the pool after a quick swim. Enjoying great conversation and cool refreshments with friends. Stargazing and beautiful city lights at night. These are the things that summer brings, and outdoor patio wicker furniture is the perfect accessory to help you make the most of your outdoor spaces during this time.

Read More

Topics: Durable Outdoor Furniture, Outdoor Patio Furniture, Cushion Patio Furniture, Wicker Furniture, Patio Furniture Trends, Choosing Outdoor Furniture, Outdoor Living, Patio Dining Chairs

The Most Important Benefit Of A Patio Umbrella.

Posted by Stephen Ramey on May 5, 2011 8:20:00 AM

One of the more popular accessories to outdoor furniture is the patio umbrella. Most people add market umbrellas to their outdoor furniture set to provide shade from the warm summer sun keeping their outdoor guests cool and comfortable.

Read More

Topics: Outdoor Furniture, Patio Furniture, Patio Market Umbrella, Sunbrella Fabric, Outdoor Accessories, Patio Furniture Trends, Outdoor Living, Outdoor Umbrella

Choosing The Right Outdoor Patio Furniture

Posted by Stephen Ramey on Apr 11, 2011 11:32:00 AM

With all the innovations in outdoor living in recent years, it’s no wonder people are having a hard time knowing where to begin creating their own private backyard escape. Choosing the right outdoor furniture to fit your lifestyle and needs can sometimes be daunting, so we’ve listed some easy steps to help you get started.

Read More

Topics: Outdoor Patio Furniture, Cast Aluminum Patio Furniture, Sling Patio Furniture, Outdoor Accessories, Wicker Furniture, Patio Furniture Trends, Outdoor Living, Aluminum Patio Furniture