The trends of the season are all about color and texture.
Bistro Style Collection 1900 from Fermob brings French sidewalk style to any patio. The metal is molded using ancient techniques. fruehaufs.com; fermob.com
Feathering Your Nest The Nido wicker chair from RH, Restoration Hardware gives a nod to the 1970s, while its geometric details maintain a modern edge. $1,295; RH.com
Sweet and Sour Made of resilient melamine, this set of four petite plates from Kate Spade New York is just the right size for hors d’oeuvres or bite-sized desserts. $30; macys.com
Round and Ribbed The sphere fountain from Stone Forest forms an impressive focal point—as the water flows over the uneven surface, the undulating pattern and enchanting babble and splash are relaxing, both visually and aurally. 20-in. sphere: $525; 24-in. $895; 36-in. $2,950 (installation kit: $545); stoneforest.com
Cooking with Color (above)
The Tower cart from Hestan is strong enough to stand up to the Colorado weather, yet fashionable to fit into any decor (it comes in 12 signature color finishes). $1,600, plus $429 for the color; purcellmurray.com