In this Nine to Know, we explore a collection of must-have pieces designed for outdoor entertaining.

When it comes to entertaining, outdoor spaces offer a change of pace from indoor spaces – granted that you are fully prepared. Durable, water-resistant fabrics are essential, as are flexible lighting and shade sources. In this Nine to Know, we explore an edit of outdoor essentials for your next en plein air soirée.

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Robert Plumb Brad Fire Pit

Australian brand Robert Plumb is a go-to for high-quality, timeless outdoor furniture design. This outdoor fire pit, colloquially named ‘Brad’, is a centrepiece for outdoor conversation.

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Made By Pen Field Serving Tray

Handcrafted in Brisbane by Made by Pen, the Field serving tray is a new take on the ‘lazy Susan’. The tiered serving tray with rotating timber plains draws on inspiration from agricultural landscapes and ancient food-sharing traditions. 

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Henry Wilson Sheath Tealight Holders

Sydney-based designer Henry Wilson applies his signature metal-welding techniques to a collection of tealight holders. The holders’ reflective solid brass creates a warm atmospheric glow when the candle is burning.

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Parterre Palma Umbrella

Kris Van Puyvelde prioritised the user experience when designing this umbrella for Australian outdoor furniture brand Parterre. The base contains a quick-release mechanism; all you need to do is take hold of one of the arms and lift.

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DEDON LOON Floor Lamps

With offices in Europe, America and the Philippines, DEDON are experts in modern, handcrafted outdoor furniture. Their ambient LOON floor lamps, designed by Sebastian Herkner, impart a ‘balloon-like reservoir of light’ for entertaining outdoors well into the evening. 

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