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It’s outdoor party season, which means you may be in need of a new side table or two to refresh your backyard decor. Here’s our curated list of the best chic luxury designer outdoor garden stools, end tables, accent tables and side tables, in stone, ceramic, marble, wood and more. Whether your look is modern minimalist or rustic chic, there’s a perfect outdoor side table or stool for your summer entertaining this year.

The Best Chic Luxury Outdoor Stools and Tables Right Now

There’s a big wide world of chic luxury outdoor furniture, and the side table – or accent table, or occasional table, or garden stool – plays a key role.

A cool small table that can double as seating for a larger party can add a pop of color, texture, and whimsy, in addition to being highly functional. Alone or in a cluster, these small elements of outdoor home decor pack a big punch. And it’s so much fun to see how many options there are right now!

What are the best luxury outdoor side tables, garden stools, end and accent tables right now?

What are the best luxury outdoor side tables, garden stools, end and accent tables right now?

We went in search of wonderful ideas for accent tables perfect for poolside, or patio, or city balcony. Here’s our curated list of the best chic luxury outdoor side tables and garden stools right now.


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1. Seasonal Living Bottle Accent Table

This beautifully crafted side table brings a pop of modern elegance to a patio, pool deck, or backyard. We love the cool vibe of the creamy white glaze and contoured silhouette, but it also comes in a number of vivid colors if you want to make more of a statement. Perfect for perching drinks, this table is also versatile enough to accommodate extra guests as seating – just top it with a cushion.

BUY NOW $675.

2. Seasonal Living Ashlar Accent Stool  

For a geometric modern statement, consider this handmade ceramic garden stool in brilliant lime green. It’s crafted to resist cracking and fading, so that the color remains vivid and bright in even challenging outdoor settings. Each one is a unique handmade item, and this can easily move between indoors and outdoors as the seasons change.


BUY NOW $699.99.

3. Christopher Spitz Miller Faux Bois Garden Stool

This Faux Bois Garden stool in gold luster from Christopher Spitz Miller is made to order, so plan on 10-12 weeks for delivery. If you ask us, it’s definitely worth the wait, though: the golden glaze makes this a focal point by day. And pure magic by night (imagine it lit by string lights or a hurricane lamp). If you prefer something more subdued, the artist also has an array of options available in marble.


BUY NOW $2,750.

4. Crate & Barrel Faceted Garden Stool

Convex facets create a delightful play of light and shadow on this garden stool from Crate & Barrel. Glazed deep hunter green, and also available in mauve, you can easily tuck this piece next to an outdoor sofa or lounge chair as a sculptural end table.


BUY NOW $186.


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5. Emissary Zawazi Garden Stool

This Zawazi ceramic garden stool has a graphic design reminiscent of a drum. The durable stool can double as an end table; it’s finished in a glossy glaze so it can be used indoors or out. It’s available in 6 colors, all of which are subtle, stylish and in harmony with the natural environment.

BUY NOW $462.

6. Cane-Line “On the Move” Side Table

Crafted of lightweight, powder-coated aluminum, the Cane-Line “On the Move” side table incorporates many of the best elements of Danish design. This piece works with almost any home décor aesthetic. The removable tray top makes it easy to carry appetizers or drinks from the kitchen to the party by the pool. And the convenient top handle makes it simple to move the table itself. We love the Dusty Blue color, but there’s a wide choice of color options, so you’re sure to find the perfect one.


BUY NOW $398.

7. West Elm Fluted Outdoor Side Table

A recent feature in The Wall Street Journal highlighted this fluted side table from West Elm. High-end interior designer Sheila Bridges notes that there’s more than one way to add texture to a room, and that a piece of furniture like this one can add unexpected richness. The irregular ribbing, molded by hand, creates a visually-engaging and complex surface. It’s available in white or terracotta and can easily move from indoors to out and back.

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BUY NOW $149.


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8. HAY Palissade Outdoor Side Table

Public park chairs in Paris are the inspiration for this HAY Palissade outdoor side table, available that the MoMA Design Store. The Bouroullec brothers – whose work is represented in the museum’s collection – designed this metal side table to withstand all weather conditions. We love its streamlined, graphic appeal, and the olive green finish makes it perfect for every outdoor space, from country garden to city balcony. Made in Denmark of electro-galvanized steel, it’s also available in light and charcoal gray.

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BUY NOW $195.

9. Officina Ciani Bamboo Outdoor Side Table

This bamboo outdoor green wrought iron side table from Officina Ciani has authentic Italian flair. It’s made by a Tuscan design firm of zinc-plated powder-coated wrought iron with a marble top. The juxtaposition of the slender green legs and the heavy finely-veined white marble top makes this a versatile piece, suitable for a minimalist modern or embellished traditional outdoor design scheme. All you need to add is a glass of Brunello di Montalcino!


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BUY NOW $1,240.

10. Pfeifer Studio Chroma Outdoor Log End Table 

This striking log accent table is cut from solid Indian Margosa wood. Artisans season it in a solar kiln for months to enhance the natural cracks and separations. Then they seal the piece in exterior Brazilian Rosewood Oil for protection from the elements. The unique shape and color brings whimsy to any space, and there are 14 colors available, in addition to natural wood.

BUY NOW $399-538.

11. Oasiq Delancey Julep Side Table

This fanciful Delancey side table is made of teak wood and is available in three sizes and three metal finishes. The brand is known for offering “a little bit of everything for the odds and ends that you need to fill your outdoor space.” Mission accomplished!





BUY NOW $2,545.


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12. Marni Market

This Marni Market woven side table is a bright, whimsical addition to your garden, patio or pool terrace. The luxury fashion brand has continued to expand its home decor offerings, so you can layer this into your existing collection, and know that complementary pieces are probably on the way in the future. This accent table is made of metal and PVC, and is also available in red and black, and in a multi-colored weave.


BUY NOW $218.

13. Crate & Barrel Vista II Adirondack Side Table

Like its sustainably minded partner the Vista II Adirondack chair, this classic side table is made of recycled plastic bottles in Indiana. A Crate & Barrel exclusive, the table’s strong legs, X-base and slatted top add to its iconic style. We love this happy lemon-yellow hue, but there are over a dozen colors from which to choose.

BUY NOW $199.

14. Seasonal Living Ancaris Ring Ceramic Side Table

The Ancaris Ring hand-glazed outdoor accent table would make a sophisticated addition to a garden, sun room, or pool deck. This versatile piece is handcrafted of ceramic and finished with a neutral cream-hued glaze (there are an additional 7 colors available this season, including orange and optic white). The piece is designed to easily double as a side table or a stool, depending on your needs.


BUY NOW $1,250.

15. Fermob Bebop Side Table

Fermob’s Bebop side table is designed by Tristan Lohner. Named after a type of 1940’s jazz that featured complex rhythms, it’s actually the opposite: minimalist and modern and able to complement virtually any outdoor space. Available in 25 different colors (the one shown is Acapulco Blue), this groovy side table is the perfect place resting place for cocktails, magazines and your sunnies.

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BUY NOW $495.

16. The Howe Stool

Perhaps you like the idea of side table that resembles a tree stump, but don’t actually want real wood. If so, consider the Howe Stool. This remarkably natural-looking side table is handcrafted of concrete with all the cracks and imperfections of real tree trunks. No two are alike, so it’s as if it’s handmade just for you. A wonderfully organic accent inside and out, the table will achieve a distressed patina over time.

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BUY NOW $464-716.

The Best Chic Luxury Outdoor Side Tables and Garden Stools Right Now

That’s it! Our picks for the best chic luxury designer outdoor garden stools, end tables, accent tables and side tables right now. Which one’s your favorite? And what time does the party start?

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Pamela Thomas-Graham

Pamela Thomas-Graham is the Founder & CEO of Dandelion Chandelier. She serves on the boards of several tech companies, and was previously a senior executive in finance, media and fashion, and a partner at McKinsey & Co.