Wicker … it’s a timeless furniture application that has changed oh-so-much with the times. Contrary to common conceptions, wicker is actually a technique rather than a material. This stunningly simple basket weave has been around for generations, but the shapes, construction and materials have continually refreshed in countless ways.
All-weather options and a versatile, breezy aesthetic make white wicker patio furniture an outstanding choice for many backyards, porches, patios and balconies. Here are some of our favorite examples of why this enduring classic maintains its broad appeal.
White Wicker Seating Sets
Curvy lines are compelling in this natural wicker seating set with plush white cushions. Just imagine curling up on the sofa or loveseat with a good book on a balmy spring afternoon; dappled sun keeping you warm as the billowy cushions wrap you in comfort. Or sit for an extended visit with friends and family enjoying the togetherness enhanced by your garden surroundings. Maybe you’ll even find the time to kick up your heals on the ottoman as you dive in to an inviting glass of wine on a star filled night.
The walnut stain on this wide-fiber wicker sectional accentuates its boxy, modern profile. Cozy off-white cushions create an irresistible landing spot for entertaining and lounging. Stunningly accented with earthy colors, look for alabaster cushions crafted from outdoor fabrics that will resiliently hold up to weather and outside grime. While cozy on your own, this is a spot for gathering the gang together to celebrate life and create lasting memories.
Refined styling and teak accents give this white wicker set an elevated aesthetic. Perfect for porch, pool house or patio, the soft gray frame boasts a streamlined silhouette, delicate roll arms and pearl T-cushions. This is a contemporary update on classic styling that is distinguished enough to be used indoors or out. This is the perfect spot to take a break and refresh with a cup of tea and a snack, catch up with a neighbor or share stories with a friend.
With bright white frames boasting cushions the color of deep ocean blue, this casual white wicker conversation set fits a tidy balcony with ease. Trim lines keep things compact without sacrificing comfort. The instant tropical appeal of a set like this will have you hosting resort-worthy cocktails on the regular.
Create the perfect cozy conversation pit with a curved wicker sectional for lots of together time with friends or family. The hidden secret of many outdoor sectionals is that they can be easily reconfigured to use as separate pieces – a versatility that makes entertaining a snap. For chilly evenings by the light of the moon, pick up a round white fire pit or fire bowl to position in the center and you’ll extend the season of your backyard celebrations by months.
Dining on White Wicker
Keep your balcony or porch fresh and breezy with white wicker dining pieces. This open and airy look will have you enjoying the outdoors sun or shade. This three piece natural white wicker bistro set stays cool and comfy no matter how hot the sun shines. Relaxed all weather resin keeps its shape while offering a slight “give” to cradle you while you dine. Perching at bar height keeps things casual while maintaining your sight lines well above the railing, ensuring you’ll be able to take in all of the views your balcony has to offer. Perfect for entertaining, your veranda will be the new spot for cheer.
This dining set has Parisian café written all over it. A white wicker weave over a sturdy rattan frame exudes charm and character. The glass top keeps the table top protected while allowing the beauty of the weave to shine through. This delightful dinette will take you from morning coffee al fresco to wine and cheese mixers at sunset. Embellish the space with a white area rug and white lanterns.
White Wicker Extras for Outside Living
Prepare for lavish poolside or patio relaxation on a pair of white chaises with a wicker frame. Cushioned to keep you comfy, these boxy modern lounges will have you reclined and enjoying your escape of the everyday hustle. Keep things cool and shady with the addition of a small table upon which to set your tall icy glass of lemonade and a generously sized white umbrella to shelter your oasis.
With contemporary shapes and styles, no longer is your only choice the classic wicker rocking chair. If you are dreaming of a retro look that pays homage to your granny’s porch then go for it! There are plenty of options to choose from. However if you are looking for something new and provocative, check out new designs in white wicker sliders or outdoor egg porch swings.
Whether you are going for a beachy vibe or a resort feel, white wicker furniture offers you a crisp, clean look that will provide you with years of satisfaction. From compact seats to expansive sectionals, handy ottomans to storage benches, you’ll find a lot to love about woven wicker pieces complemented by a pristine palette.