Forget the tiny house. This summer, it’s all about the tiny patio
. With more and more of us flocking to urban enclaves, apartment pickings are getting slimmer—literally!—and outdoor areas often feel like an afterthought.
But that doesn’t mean your decor choices are dire. While compact furniture options are certainly more limited, you can fit a surprising amount of bench in a few mere feet of space. And when you’re pressed for space, you should embrace bold design choices—like powerful color combos and patterns that you might not try otherwise.
Even if you won’t be throwing the ultimate porch party anytime soon, you can still get plenty of impact out of your decor in a diminutive space. Here are six chic furniture finds to help you make the most of your teeny oasis.