Outback Company’s all-weather resin-wicker Somerset conversation set, available through Hayneedle, includes two bowl-shaped chairs and a love seat, all upholstered in tangerine-colored Sunbrella fabrics, along with a matching circular coffee table. hayneedle.com

Changing weather conditions are no match for Bocabolo’s cast aluminum and kiln-dried teak Remini patio set, all of which is designed to fold, or quickly dismantle, for easy summertime set up and wintertime storage. bocabolo.com


The sinuous Amalfi Steamer chair from Bocabolo is constructed from cast aluminum and retrofitted with plantation-grown, kiln-dried teak slats to create this modern ergonomic design. The chairs can be outfitted in your choice of bright-colored Sunbrella- fabric cushions. bocabolo.com

 In collaboration with Brown Jordan, designer Richard Frinier’s new cobranded outdoor furniture lines — Still (top), Drift (bottom), and Cloud Nine — are a trilogy of modern designs. From the Still collection comes a cast aluminum and parabolic mesh multipiece sectional and coordinating coffee table, while the Drift collection’s sectional lounge chairs, matching ottomans, and coffee table are made of weathered teak. (Cloud Nine collection not shown.) brownjordan.com

German furniture designer Mathias Hoffman was trying to capture a sculptural, organic quality with his three new outdoor collections — Architect (top), Cubic, and Shape (bottom) — for Brown Jordan. Hoffman used an extruded aluminum grid to fashion his Architect sofa, ottoman, and rectangular side table, while the same material was also used and manipulated into his new Shape lounge, sofa, chairs, and cocktail tables. (The Cubic line is not shown.) brownjordan.com

Clean, modern lines impress with West Elm’s wood-slat sectional, available in countless configurations and a choice of cushion colors. westelm.com

Super-wide, daybed-deep cushions give maximum impact to CB2’s low-to-the-ground Havana sectional. Built-in bi-level shelves supply a handy spot to rest drinks and books. cb2.com