Thanks to COVID-19, this summer is shaping up to be a bit different than summers of yore, but getting outside and spending some time in nature is an easy way to generate a sense of comfort and normalcy during strange times. And the new collaboration by West Elm and REI is making it easier than ever to maximize outdoor summer fun in high style.
The two brands teamed up to offer functional items that are specially designed to make it a cinch to pack up and head to the great outdoors, even if that means a picnic in your front yard. And, unlike many outdoor products, the collab’s offerings are as stylish as they are practical, featuring sophisticated hues, thoughtful designs, and materials that are built to last. Check out a few of our favorites from the collection below.
Not only will this water-resistant pillow look great on your hammock or outdoor lounge, but it also boasts 100% recycled polyester filling sourced from recycled plastic bottles. Even better, it's made in a fair trade-certified facility, so you can feel extra good about investing in it.
This foldable table makes having a picnic or playing a card game under the stars a breeze. And its aluminum frame, solid wood handles, and sturdy angled legs mean it can withstand everything that the outdoor elements throw at it.
Speaking of picnics, this compartmentalized tote is literally made for one. Made of ripstop nylon, the water- and abrasion-resistant bag features a variety of handy compartments that will safely hold and tote your precious picnic snacks.
Help the environment and look great doing it by foregoing paper plates and opting for this sleek outdoor dinnerware set designed by Aaron Probyn. Made of BPA-free melamine, the set is virtually unbreakable, making it ideal for even the tiniest of humans to enjoy.
This carry-and-go cabana is the perfect way to protect yourself from the sun’s harmful rays, heavy winds, and rain. The A-frame structure provides abundant space for chairs and its lightweight design makes it easy to carry any and everywhere at a moment's notice.
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