The Grandma Trend That We Can't Get Enough Of

Rattan trends

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It’s easy to associate rattan furniture with your grandparents’ porch pieces—just picture a wicker living room set complete with curly shapes and floral cushions. But rattan isn’t only destined for the flea markets and garage sales of the décor world. While it was traditionally used in summer homes, screened porches, and verandas, the new rattan can just as easily find a sleek and modern spot in our city homes.

Innovative furniture companies are now reinventing wicker and rattan in new ways (like IKEA's rattan pouf, or West Elm's luxurious accent chairs). This furniture feels as laid-back and low-maintenance as its predecessors. Better yet, the trend is easily adapted for all rooms and budgets, from small accents like trays and baskets to large statement-making furniture. Get ready to weave this breezy summer trend into your home.

Below, read on to browse the best modern rattan furniture to spruce up your space in style.

Under $200

Rattan Tables

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Deborah Rhodes Shaded Rattan Placemat $32
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You won’t find a prettier summer placemat than this rattan dining décor by Deborah Rhodes. Opt for a set in a single color, or mix it up for an eclectic vibe with a variety of the brand's options.

IKEA Snidad Rattan Basket $25
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A chic basket that functions both inside and out? Look no further than this IKEA braided storage basket. Line it with linen to stow away items in style, or use it in the bathroom to display folded towels with a woven exterior contrast.

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CB2 Braided Jute Large Pouf $169
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Add some more seating to your living space with these affordable braided jute poufs. In a neutral hue, they can be styled with limitless design types, color schemes, and decorative accents.

IKEA Mastholmen Armchair $169
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If IKEA is creating rattan pieces, you know the material is officially trending. The Scandinavian giant opts for a line of sleek, curvy furniture that brings boho elements to any modern home.

I-lan Handmade Rattan Coaster Set with Holder
I-lan Handmade Rattan Coaster Set with Holder $18
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Possibly our favorite summer coasters, these woven circles by Deborah Rhode are perfect for propping down a glass of rosé on a warm summer day. Stow them away in their handmade holder, or style them at each place setting on your outdoor dining table for easy use.

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Riley Handcrafted Rattan Candle Holder Lantern $149 $104
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To lighten up your summer nights, grab a set of these woven lanterns from CB2. Fill them with outdoor solar lights for an effortless glow, or style a flickering flameless candle inside for a natural look.

Under $500

Rattan Chairs

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Sika Design Monique Armchair $410
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Transport yourself to the South of France with this modern take on the French barstool bistro chair. Perfect for outdoor use at a bar-height dining table or a kitchen island indoors, these chairs are versatile enough to style in any space.

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CB2 Malawi Cane Woven Chair $450
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Add a boho-chic flair to your space with this sculptural woven Malawi chair. With a rounded back and intricate details, your guests will be wowed at both its style and comfort.

IKEA Grönadal Rocking Chair $249
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Rock back and forth forever in this boho Scandinavian-inspired rocking chair from IKEA. With its simple light wood details and matching rattan material, it can be arranged among maximalist décor or minimal styles with plenty of white accents.

Christopher Knight Home Dale Wicker Bar Stool with Cushion (Set of 2) $256
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Add these chic scoop stools to your kitchen, and your guests may never want to get up. Black metal legs bring a modern touch to the boho rattan seats, while low backs add just enough resting area for comfort while keeping the design sleek.

Artcessorie Woven Rattan Black and White Hourglass Stool $369
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This geometric hourglass stool makes the perfect spot to put down your drink on a summer day. With a mix of black and natural hues, it can bring a pop of personality to your space among any style of décor.

$500 and Up

Rattan Sofas

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Sika Design Renoir Swing $647
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This hanging lounge chair will make a boho statement in any modern living room. Add a fur throw for a touch of Scandinavian décor, or create an eclectic vibe with traditional patterned pillows.

Canoga Rattan Bed
Urban Outfitters Canoga Rattan Bed, Queen $1,299
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Breeze your way to a deep sleep with this sleek rattan bed. If you're looking to make a statement in your bedroom, this piece of furniture will undoubtedly be the center of attention in the space.

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Crate & Barrel Fields Cane Back White Accent Chair $999
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If you thought rattan couldn’t look chic, think again. This stunning rattan chair is at once modern and relaxed thanks to its sleek upholstered cushions and rounded design.

Artek Aalto 900 Tea Trolley $3,520
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For a bar cart or tea trolley, you won’t find a better piece for your beach home. Blending Danish design with a coastal vibe, this piece of furniture is ready for an endless summer.

Foersom + Hiort-Lorenzen MDD for Cane Line Cane-Line Nest Round Chair $815
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Cane Line's nest lounge chair is as comfortable as it is sculptural. Making a great addition to any living room, its rounded shape truly does feel like a cozy, inviting nest—and once we sit down in it, we'll never want to get back up.

Sika Design Franco Albini Ottoman $636
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This circular pouf ottoman comes to us courtesy of Sika Design in a woven style. Sturdy central legs make it hardy enough for guests to comfortably relax on, while its globe-shaped exterior adds plenty of depth and texture for a dynamic design.

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Gebrüder Thonet Vienna GmbH Allegory Desk in Beech Wood $3,896
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A far departure from traditional rattan furniture, this collection by GamFratesi and Thonet features furniture with clean lines and a modern vibe. A stunning piece from the designer collaboration is this Allegory desk, perfect for pinning memos in the weave. Style it in the corner of your living room to jot down quick notes, or arrange it as the centerpiece in your home office for a burst of character all day long.

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