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August 16, 2019

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Longing for a twinkling pathway, a crackling fire pit and plush patio furniture piled high with pretty, patterned pillows? The backyard of your dreams is easier (and cheaper) to achieve than you think. Transform your existing outdoor space into an elegant and inviting oasis with our simple and budget-friendly backyard updates.

Our top tip for stretching your budget while refreshing your outdoor space? Build upon what you already have. Give your existing patio furniture a new look with all-weather toss pillows. This modern, striped design is a great buy because you can style it solo on an outdoor lounge chair or pair it with other pillows to add comfort and style to your patio sofa.

BUY IT: Striped Outdoor Throw Pillow | Walmart, $34.97 (Originally $40)

$34.99

Tight on space? Snag this sleek garden stool to bring function and fashion to your backyard patio. This dynamic garden stool is constructed with a durable diamond metal base and a stained wood top that pairs well with any design style. Nestle it beside your outdoor loveseat to use as a side table or move it next to the fire pit to provide extra seating for guests.

BUY IT: Garden Stool | Walmart, $34.99

Never underestimate the transformative power of an outdoor area rug. This geometric rug will instantly elevate your patio and enhance your existing outdoor furniture. The handwoven design is offered in a dark gray or frosty green hue and is available in three sizes to best fit your space. Plus, it's crafted with water-resistant and UV-stabilized polyester to provide long-lasting backyard style.

BUY IT: Outdoor Area Rug | Walmart, $84 (Originally $200)

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