It's officially the time of year when your Instagram feed is likely filled with images of celebrities and friends alike vacationing in Italy for the summer. From the rocky cliffs of Cinque Terre to the small village of Positano on the Amalfi coast, it seems as though every dreamy destination has been taken over by happy travelers.
However, even if you're not one of the lucky few who are able to cash in those vacation days, gleefully turn on the OOO email response, and pack their bags for the Mediterranean, there's a stateside solution to your vacation envy.
Enter Serena & Lily's summer collection. You can always expect an easy-breezy feel from the coastal-inspired furniture and décor brand, and their 2019 summer offerings are no exception. A visit to Serena & Lily will greet you with woven, resin outdoor lighting, colorful bedding, classic beach towels made of Turkish Aegean cotton, rattan furniture, and chic beach umbrellas, chairs, and even tents.
Whether you use the following pieces to decorate your interiors, your backyard, or set up an outdoor picnic, you'll feel that much closer to the Italian Riviera thanks to the line's light and airy materials, bright hues, and coastal patterns. Shop the line while the weather's hot below.
Although this lounge chair could easily be left in your backyard all season long, it's also lightweight and packable for a day at the beach. It's easy to set up and even includes a pouch to hold belongings while you soak up the sun. The blue and white striped pattern is a nod to nautical designs, perfect for surf and sand.
Give your bedroom a summer makeover with this quilt featuring a botanical print reminiscent of beachy palms. Playful tassels adorn the corners for a carefree look that's ideal for replacing heavier winter bedding for the warm months ahead.
Designed to function for all of your outdoor summer party needs, this console table is made of a powder-coated aluminum frame and hand-woven resin wicker meant to withstand outdoor elements while looking chic. It comes with two removable teak lids perfect for storing bar essentials and whipping up refreshing cocktails.
You'll want to wrap yourself up in this beach towel made of pure Turkish Aegean cotton after a day of swimming. It features a classic striped design with just a bit of fringe to give it a playful, bohemian appearance.
Spruce up your interiors with this bright orange pillow cover emblazoned with a palm leaf print. It would work well atop a solid white or tan sofa, providing just the right pop of color and visual interest.
An elevated version of the usual plastic, rainbow umbrellas often toted to and from the beach, this chic option displays understated stripes in a variety of blue hues propped up by a reclaimed timber wood pole. Soft tassels adorn the edge of the umbrella for a playful, bohemian look that will provide shade all day long.
Once again, the blue and white striped motif found throughout Serena & Lily's summer collection is featured on this duvet cover. It offers a light, relaxed look that just feels like summer. Use it to transition your room or the guest bedroom from spring to summer.
Arrange this rattan two-seater in a living room or sitting area in your home to inspire conversation and connection. It's a play on the traditional Victorian silhouette that feels completely modern and on-trend, thanks to the rattan frame.
Designed to accompany you on a day at the beach, this tent provides shelter and shade using a UV-blocking material most stylishly. It features the same nautical stripes and white fringe found throughout the line so you can create a seamless set up with chairs and an umbrella from the collection.
This linen bedding set includes a duvet cover, sheets, and Euro shams to redecorate your bedroom completely. The terracotta-inspired orange hue feels bright and playful—perfect for summer.
Create a magical outdoor space in your own backyard with this bell pendant. Although it looks like rattan, the piece is actually made of woven resin to withstand the elements outside. While it's practical, it's also stylish. Hang one or more above an outdoor dining table or patio furniture set up to create a whimsical atmosphere.