Country Life; The key to a beautiful outdoor space?

Don’t just buy patio furniture — plan it like you would an interior room.

Before choosing outdoor furniture, it’s important to plan an outdoor space, says garden designer Jo Thompson.

“Increasingly, I’m asked to include a dining-entertaining space in my garden designs and not necessarily close to a house. Being forced to stay at home for so long during the pandemic has made people consider using more of their gardens, whether it is a table in the cool shade of magnificent old tree, a corner with a view or an ideal sunspot for breakfast, lunch or early-evening drinks”.

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