You’ve waited for it all winter: dinner, lunch, breakfast, brunch—out back. But first, please gently update your patio’s overwrought iron. Starting with that table. Replace it with Antares, Terrain’s new round teak version (pictured, $2,900), which is modern yet natural. Next, it’s a simple matter of adding gently countrified linens, silver serving wares, a sturdy glass hurricane, and green—lots of it. Need more advice? Look below for a slideshow featuring everything you need for a perfect outdoor dining experience.
14 Outdoor Entertaining Essentials
Everything you need for breezy al fresco elegance
Originally published in Philadelphia Magazine, June 2011