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10 Big-Style Pieces for Small Spaces

Between petite patios and bitsy balconies—not to mention the tiny-house movement—it seems a lot of outdoor spaces are getting smaller. But ingenious designs leave plenty of room for colossal style. As your outdoor entertaining area shrinks, look for chairs, tables and accessories with a smaller footprint: The pieces below offer up beautiful design tailored for tight quarters. Because it’s not size that matters; it how you use what you’ve got to create a great impression.

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Natun Stacking Armchair by Mamagreen

Natun Stacking Armchair by Mamagreen

Sheer, sexy, stackable. Mamagreen’s Natun Stacking Armchair was inspired by a corset—and it's a cinch to store in smaller spaces. An array of fun colors complements any color scheme, from classically chic neutrals to lush, summery hues for mix-and-match fun.

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Baby Acapulco Chair by Innit Designs

Baby Acapulco Chair by Innit Designs

Just a little retro-modern seating. A diminutive version of the original Acapulco chair, this smaller-scaled seat is not only suited to little ones. Its comfy and colorful shape is perfectly useful for adults, too. And its reduced size means more room to relax when squeezed into a smaller space.

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x3 Watering Can by Kontextur

x3 Watering Can by Kontextur

Designed to be "the best watering can in the universe," Paul Loebach’s x3 Watering Can by Kontextur features fun colors, flawless function and display-worthy design. When not watering plants, the x3 looks beautiful adorning shelves or tables, bringing a bit of the garden right up close and personal.

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Extraordinaire Ceiling Fan by Fanimation Fans

Extraordinaire Ceiling Fan by Fanimation Fans

Great for cooling off covered areas, the Extraordinaire Ceiling Fan by Fanimation Fans uses orbital motion to create refreshing air circulation. A fresh, cool breeze revitalizes guests indoors or out, creating a welcoming environment for entertaining.

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Halley Outdoor Light by Vibia

Halley Outdoor Light by Vibia

Slim, sleek and out-of-the-way, Vibia's Halley Outdoor Light is also sexy and versatile. Flexible and durable, several can be linked together for parties or dramatic effect even in small areas. The ultra-slender body elegantly arches over tables and seating without getting in the way.

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Omnia Side Table/Stoolby Domitalia

Omnia Side Table/Stool by Domitalia

Table, container, stool, ice bucket, planter—what can't the Omnia Side Table/Stool by Domitalia do? Its unparalleled versatility (depending on which top it has on) make it the ideal sidekick for small spaces, because it's always going to be in use.

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Prince AHA Stool by Kartell

Prince AHA Stool by Kartell

Designer Phillipe Starck created the Prince AHA Stool for Kartell in a clutch of egg-like pastel colors, great for enhancing outdoor entertaining spaces. The hourglass-shaped stools are not only convenient, comfortable seating; they also can be stacked when not in use (up to 6 high!), turning what could be clutter into a temporary work of art.

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Table Grill by Claus Jensen, Henrik Holbaek for Eva Solo

Table Grill by Eva Solo

Take your grilling to go—no bother about not having enough space for a barbecue. Eva Solo's handy Table Grill has a handle so you can easily bring the heat where you need it. Once you're ready to fire it up, the pretty porcelain vessel perches on a wooden trivet to keep surfaces safe.

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