Get your outdoor space summer ready

From budget to blowout, here are our favourite dining sets and rattan furniture to update your garden or patio in time for summer

We've had one sunny bank holiday weekend and now it's impossible not to daydream about a summer spent soaking up as much sunshine as possible. If your patio furniture is looking a bit sad and weary, here are some sets we've been lusting over, plus the best bargains to be found at Aldi's garden special, starting this Thursday, 2 May.


Mosaic dining set, on sale 2 May at Aldi (€79.99)

Wooden lounger, on sale 2 May at Aldi (€79.99)

MÄLARÖ chair (€35) and table (€50), SAMSÖ parasol (€35), IKEA

ÄPPLARÖ table and four chairs (€400), bench with shelves (€103), HÖGÖN parasol €75 and KUDDARNA chair cushions €6, IKEA

Eden outdoor dining table in black (€498), Isaac faux rattan chairs set of four (€515), Meadows & Byrne

Mission Ridge corner sofa set, Littlewoods Ireland (€679)

Stanway Bluestone table (€2,760), and carver chairs in all-weather wicker (€400), Neptune

Angel two seater sofa (€3,820) , armchair (€2,460), dining table (€3030) and dining chair (€710), Roche Bobois


Accessories from Sostrene Grene, available now

Outdoor log burner, on sale 2 May at Aldi (€79.99)

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