REI and West Elm’s new outdoor furniture collection is stylish and pic

I’m most undoubtedly not a camper, however my picnic sport is robust. Establishing a cheeseboard and smuggling Yeti tumblers filled with Aperol Spritz into metropolis parks is my specialty. REI Co-op and West Elm, it appears, have my again.

The retailers partnered for a second yr to create a limited-edition collection of outdoor products designed to deliver the occasion wherever you wish to go. The new collection consists of stylish foldable eating and lounge furniture and equipment for the seashore, park, campsite, or wherever else an al fresco journey could take you. 

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Costs vary from $15 to $150, with standouts that embrace the travel-ready and cute Outward Dining Table ($125) and Stools ($40 each)—made with recycled polyester seats and sturdy metal frames—and the Outward Day Shelter, a $150 height-adjustable, multifunctional waterproof tarp, that simply packs as much as weigh a mere 5 kilos, together with stakes and poles. (For anybody who has ever wrestled with placing up a tarp on their very own: Belief, REI is aware of how one can make one which’s straightforward to arrange.) We additionally just like the sporty Outward Rope Chair ($70), a colourful spin on a bi-fold lounger that sits low to the bottom so you possibly can stretch allll the best way out. The $79 Insulated Picnic Tote, in the meantime, that appears good, holds 35 liters, and folds flat when you’re carried out.

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