A parasol is, oftentimes, the hub of a garden furniture setup. When the weather is poor, or the sun is shining too bright, refuge is sought underneath the protection of a garden umbrella. What better chance, then, to make the most of this space with the addition of some welcome functionality to a piece of equipment that hasn’t changed much since it’s inception in Ancient China, circa 21 AD. LOFA run you through some essential parasol accessories and their innate benefits below.
The Cordial Lounge Collection from Alexander Rose is a brand new addition to their range for 2018. Consisting of six individual pieces, with variations of each, there is sure to be something that works with your style. The collection is comfortable both indoors and out, so you don’t need to miss out on admiring your new furniture when the weather no longer permits being outside.
It’s easy to come to the conclusion that garden parties are over as soon as summer draws to a close, but we’re not of the same understanding. Autumn is actually the perfect time for a gathering in your garden, but it has to be done right. Thankfully, at LOFA, we understand gardens and we can throw a great party – so we’re going to share some guidance on how to create the perfect autumn garden party.
Scandinavian design principles are greatly influencing a large amount of contemporary furniture. With this trend in mind, LifestyleGarden have released their Montreux Range with a strong, Nordic aesthetic coursing through the FSC® Eucalyptus-infused virgin plastic. Sleek, smooth finishes are highlighted by intricate designs and the materials have been consciously chosen to keep quality and durability in mind.
Smoking meats is a tradition that is making its way across the pond from America to the UK, and Char-Broil® is giving UK consumers the chance to try it out with the launch of its innovative Digital Electric Smoker. The goal was to recreate the iconic smoky taste without the hassle of the process – and this has been achieved perfectly by America’s #1 gas grill maker. Char-Broil’s Digital Electric Smoker is available now at garden centres nationwide for just £349.99. (more…)
Wanting to make the most of your garden lighting fixtures can be a complicated desire. Thankfully, here at LOFA, we decided to put together a comprehensive maintenance guide to light the way. Maintenance and proper preparation comprise the main elements of getting the most out of your garden lighting, which is why it’s important to consider these factors profusely and implement the appropriate techniques. (more…)
Barlow Tyrie have been creating comfortable and beautiful garden furniture since 1920. The first of their new rustic collection, Titan, offers a picturesque, rugged option for your garden furniture. Whether you’re looking for a full outdoor dining set or simply want to add a new dining table to your existing lawn furniture, the Barlow Tyrie Titan Rustic Teak Collection gives a number of dining table options that would fit in any outdoor settings, as well as rustic benches, serving tables, and even a stackable armchair that would be right at home in any garden furniture set. (more…)
For one of the world’s most popular grill brands, producing exceptional quality barbecues is simply all in a day’s work. However, it’s always exciting when a brand new series is created, with cutting-edge developments and intelligent innovation that make the whole barbecue experience a true pleasure. The Char-Broil® Professional Series does just that, providing the consumer with a top of the range cooking apparatus that you can have in your very own back garden. (more…)
Have you ever considered turning your evenings into a North African experience? Maybe you have, maybe you haven’t, but the Moresque Firepit from La Hacienda is a great reason to want to. The intricately designed, statement firepit is perfect for injecting some Moroccan heat into your cold evenings under the stars and even doubles as a grill… (more…)
Are you looking to host the perfect barbecue garden party this summer? It can be tempting, but also daunting. We all know the feeling of wanting to invite family and friends over for some fun and some good food. Yet, we worry and we put ourselves off by claiming it will be bad, there will be too much to do and it won’t be enjoyable… Here’s how you can ensure you throw a killer barbecue this summer (more…)