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Vintage patio: How to give a brocante look to your patio?

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Vintage decoration is nowadays still very popular. So much so that we find it even on our patios and balconies. All of this creates a warm and bucolic atmosphere.

How about giving your exterior a flea market vibe? By finding a few items or second-hand garden furniture, your patio, garden or terrace will reveal its ultra-trendy vintage potential. If you’re asking yourself which vintage patio furniture you should choose, what’s the secret behind a beautiful vintage garden decor, or how you should design your outdoor space to give it a retro feel, we have you covered.

Vintage patio: which furniture to find?

At flea markets, it is not uncommon to find old decorative objects or antique furniture somewhat altered by time. However, they can be used in their original state to enhance your patio or create a vintage garden. A rusty wrought iron table, a set of old rattan chairs, vintage wooden furniture, or cushions with faded colors will give an authentic touch to an outdoor terrace. You can also recycle wooden school chairs, wine barrels, or antique mirrors so that your patio can tell a story. All in a soft, warm, and relaxing atmosphere.

Vintage patio: where to find vintage outdoor furniture?

Whether you live in a big city or in a remote town or village, there is no shortage of flea markets and garage sales. Associations or waste disposal centers are full of treasures waiting for one thing: to live their second life!

And if you can’t find what you’re looking for, marketplaces like Craigslist, Ruby Lane, or Vinted offer an extensive selection of second-hand objects that are still functional and sometimes very trendy as vintage is still highly popular. Instagram is also a fantastic resource to spot online flea markets and vintage shops.

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