Our Top Summer Garden Trends

Garden Furniture & BBQ Trends

With Summer approaching, take a peek at our summer garden trends. You may be thinking of giving your garden a makeover or simply finding ways to socialise, relax, or dine in the garden, on the patio, or the balcony...either way, we have some fantastic ideas for you!

If you take care of your garden furniture and BBQ, they will last for a long time, so selecting current trends will help ensure that your choices surpass their expectations. So, what is the greatest garden furniture or barbecue for the Summer and beyond?

Outdoor Dining Sets

Eating outside in the garden is a happy and rejuvenating experience that involves eating delicious summer foods from the kitchen to savour under the sun.

Many of us have a habit of eating meals outside around a patio dining set during the warmer months rather than at our kitchen or dining room tables.

If you want to update your outdoor eating area for the summer, it's time to invest in a stylish new set of outdoor dining tables and chairs. Regardless of your taste, we've compiled a selection of the most stylish garden dining sets on the market right now, ranging from practical & tradition rattan to eco-friendly teak and aluminium.

Bracken Outdoors Seattle Teak and Aluminium 6 Seat Rectangular Dining Set

Bracken Outdoors Seattle Teak and Aluminium 6 Seat Rectangular Dining Set

The contemporary and sturdy Seattle Teak and Aluminium 6 Seat Rectangular Dining Set by Bracken Outdoors is great for outdoor gatherings, dining al fresco, or just relaxing on a sunny afternoon.

This set is sure to draw attention with its teak arms and aluminium frame on the outdoor dining chairs with weatherproof cushions and the horizontal slats on the outdoor table. It was made to be durable, so it will last for many years to come.

Bracken Outdoors Milano 6 Seat Rectangular Fabric Garden Furniture Dining Set

Bracken Outdoors Milano 6 Seat Rectangular Fabric Garden Furniture Dining Set

Perfect for entertaining on hot summer days, the Bracken Outdoors Milano 6 Seat Rectangular Fabric Garden Furniture Dining Set is a unique piece of outdoor furniture that is sure to make a statement in your garden.

It blends an aluminium table that is both sturdy and functional with contemporary fabric garden chairs. The charcoal-coloured acrylic chair fabric is fade and weather resistant. The rectangular table has a ceramic glass-looking top and is made from lightweight aluminium.

Outdoor Lounge Sets

Adding a garden lounge set to your space is a great way to create a special spot for entertaining or relaxing. Among the various sizes and designs  that are offered are modular garden sofa sets, corner garden sofas, and casual dining sets. These sets are designed to provide a stylish and comfortable seating arrangement for your outdoor space, allowing you to entertain guests or simply relax after a hard day.

Some of these sets also come with a gas firepit, which is a popular summer garden trends and adds aesthetic appeal in addition to providing warmth all night long.

Bracken Outdoors Monaco Rope Lounge Sofa Garden Furniture Set

Bracken Outdoors Monaco Rope Lounge Sofa Garden Furniture Set with Side & Coffee Tables

The Bracken Outdoors Monaco Rope Lounge Sofa Garden Furniture Set is a perfect spot to unwind outside. It includes a small round coffee table and side table with tops that have a ceramic glass look, plus two armchairs and a 3-seater garden sofa with deeply padded cushions.

What really makes this set stand out is the combination of elegant rope with two functional and durable materials: aluminium and glass. The rope is made of Polyester with a rubber core, so it does not become soaked and will dry very quickly after it rains. And the aluminium is lightweight and powder coated in Grey.

Bracken Outdoors Boston Casual Dining Square Corner Sofa Garden Furniture Set with Fire Pit Table

Bracken Outdoors Boston Casual Dining Square Corner Sofa Set with Fire Pit Table

Transform your garden into an inviting environment with the Bracken Outdoors Boston Casual Dining Square Corner Sofa Garden Furniture Set with Fire Pit Table. This garden furniture set includes a built in gas firepit table, L-shaped corner sofa, and stools. 

This set comfortably seats 8 - 10 people. The stools offer extra seating for 4 people in addition to the large corner sofa. However, the firepit table is undoubtedly the highlight of this garden furniture. The table base has inbuilt gas bottle storage and a discrete access door. The firepit works with a 5kg propane cylinder.

Bracken Outdoors Miami Dark Aluminium Rectangular Corner Set with Adjustable Table Bench and Armchair

Bracken Outdoors Miami Dark Aluminium Corner Set with Adjustable Table, Bench, and Armchair

The stunning Bracken Outdoors Miami Dark Aluminium Rectangular Corner Set with Adjustable Table, Bench, and Armchair would be a wonderful addition to any garden with several innovative features. It is ideal for throwing big parties, because it can seat up to 9 people.

This aluminium corner furniture set is built for relaxation. The seating come with deeply padded anthracite cushions with plenty of room for you and your guests to catch up. But the main feature of this set is the height-adjustable table. Not only does it provide dining space as it can easily be switched between a low-lounge style or dining height table.

Draco Grills Modular Outdoor Kitchens

The perfect summer outdoor cooking trend! Choosing a Draco Grills Modular Outdoor Kitchen allows you to create your dream outdoor cooking area from a variety of pre-built items from hot 4 - 6 Burner Gas Barbecues to cool Outdoor Fridges. We have a wide choice of outdoor kitchen packages available in a style and budget to suit you, whether you are looking for a large L-shaped outdoor kitchen design or a small, simple one.

Draco Grills Stainless Steel Modular Outdoor Kitchens

Draco Grills Stainless Steel Modular Outdoor Kitchens

Our Draco Grills Stainless Steel Modular Outdoor Kitchens offer a stylish and practical range of outdoor cooking units that will enhance any garden space. These outdoor kitchens, which are made of solid stainless steel and have attractive granite worktops, offer a modern and durable cooking area that is sure to be a huge talking point for any guests you have over for a summer BBQ.

Draco Grills Teak Modular Outdoor Kitchens

Draco Grills Teak Modular Outdoor Kitchens

You can create a rustic outdoor cooking area with a Draco Grills Teak Modular Outdoor Kitchen. This collection features an elegant ceramic stone worktop, a robust and durable reclaimed Teak frame, and facia brass fittings. Taken together, they give the idea of an outdoor kitchen with a traditional twist. It will truly be a great centrepiece for your garden.

Draco Grills Fusion Black Modular Outdoor Kitchens

Draco Grills Fusion Black Modular Outdoor Kitchens

For the ultimate in sleek outdoor cooking, consider a Draco Grills Fusion Black Modular Outdoor Kitchen. These top-of-the-line black matt powder-coated steel garden kitchens provide all the performance and features you'd expect from a high-quality outdoor cooking hub, ensuring that you'll be able to prepare some delicious BBQ food.

Draco Grills Black Stainless Steel Modular Outdoor Kitchens

Draco Grills Black Stainless Steel Modular Outdoor Kitchens

Modern and fresh, sleek lines and precise detailing make the Draco Grills Black Stainless Steel Modular Outdoor Kitchens really stand out. Featuring a totally black stainless steel construction and real granite worktops, they are made to last in the great outdoors. For your outdoor cooking area layout, they provide a contemporary and robust surface.

Garden Parasols

It's important to think about creating shade in your outdoor living space throughout the British summer for comfort, sun protection, and cover from summer showers. A good solution is a Garden Parasol. In addition to giving you shelter from the sun for years whether you eat outside or enjoy a refreshing beverage in the afternoon, your outdoor parasol will enhance the overall design of your outdoor living space.

These are a few of the best garden parasols that are currently available right now. We have plenty to offer for every type of garden.

Bracken Outdoors Verona Sand 3m x 3m Square Wood Effect Cantilever Parasol

Bracken Outdoors Verona Sand 3m x 3m Cantilever Parasol - Wood Effect

Easy to assemble, the Bracken Outdoors Verona Sand 3m x 3m Square Wood Effect Cantilever Parasol has a highly contemporary appearance thanks to the wood-effect finish on the main frame's sleek aluminium frame and will look fantastic with an outdoor sofa set or outdoor dining set.

With its effective crank handle, this cantilever garden parasol is easy to open and close. Plus you can move the canopy wherever you like using the 360° foot pedal.

Grey is another colour canopy option of this garden parasol.

Bracken Outdoors Napoli Grey 3m x 3m Square Cantilever Parasol With LED Lights

Bracken Outdoors Napoli Grey 3m x 3m LED Cantilever Parasol

Whether it is dining outside or relaxing under the stars, a Bracken Outdoors Napoli Grey 3m x 3m Cantilever Parasol with LED Lights is the best way to prolong your nights in the garden. It has been designed to offer the most shade possible on hot summer days as well as effective lighting in the night.

This extra large parasol has a classic cantilever design to provide sufficient shade, so you feel safe in the sun. All eight aluminium ribs have LED lights and a solar light.

Sand canopy also available.

Bracken Outdoors Ecru 2.5m Crank and Tilt Round Garden Parasol

Bracken Outdoors Ecru 2.5m Crank and Tilt Round Parasol

Enjoy the wonderful outdoors for as long as possible with a Bracken Outdoors Ecru 2.5m Crank and Tilt Round Parasol. The parasol features a Polyester canopy that provides excellent sun and rain protection, keeping you and visitors comfortable and safe.

The attractive Ecru colour scheme with an aluminium pole will enhance your patio. Quick and easy to set up, you can cover various angles thanks to its crank and tilt technology.

A Grey parasol is also available.


If you need assistance choosing your products for this Summer, our Customer Service team will be happy to help. You can also browse a selection of our items by visiting our showroom in Moss End Garden Village.

It's almost Father's Day (Sunday 16th June) - a time to celebrate and express your love & gratitude for your dad, step-dad, granddad, or father-in-law. We know it can be challenging to choose the perfect present, so we have come up with a gift list to help you choose something for the garden that your dad will adore, whether it is grilling food on a Gas Barbecue or relaxing on a garden bench.

In recent years, there has been a growing enthusiasm for hosting parties in our gardens and outdoor areas, which has led to an increase in the demand for outdoor kitchens as people look for imaginative ways for bringing the indoors outside. 

If you want to improve the look of your outdoor space, now is the time to start thinking about the latest 2024 garden trends for this Spring.