Outdoor furniture this year has been all about natural materials, and calming colours with a hint of retro. Unlike our northern European counterparts, we can enjoy clement weather throughout the winter months, so stylish yet practical outdoor furniture is a must…

The Roll chair by Kettal is made up of two independent backrest cushions that are easily removable and are bound together with colourful straps. Available from Casasola Décor near Torre Real (www.mueblescasasola.com), Femont Galvan in the Marbella Club (www.femontgalvan.com), Outdoor Concepts in San Pedro de Alcántara (www.outdoorconcepts.es), and Siesta Interior Design (www.siestainteriordesign.com) and Estuco Interiors (www.estucointeriors.com), both situated in Centro Plaza in Nueva Andalucía.

Below the teak Parc chair from Cane-line follows the contours of the body to offer the utmost in comfort. It is weather-resistant, making it ideal for outdoor use. Available from the BoConcept Plus Store on the Mijas Road and in Centro de Negocios Oasis in Marbella (www.plusstore.es), UDesign on the Ronda Road (www.udesign.es), and Siesta Interior Design (www.siestainteriordesign.com) and Estuco Interiors (www.estucointeriors.com), both situated in Centro Plaza in Nueva Andalucía.Below the Dansk lounge chair by Gloster features a natural teak frame and outdoor leather upholstery. Available from Outdoor Concepts in San Pedro de Alcántara (www.outdoorconcepts.es).The Beauty of the Flame
The chic Grid bioethanol fire by Ecosmart doubles up as a table as well as an attractive fireplace that is ideal for outdoor use. Available from Outdoor Concepts in San Pedro de Alcántara (www.outdoorconcepts.es) and Acoola in the Pol. Ind. San Pedro de Alcántara (www.acoola.eu).Above the OFYR offers a new way to cook and grill outdoors. Luxury outdoor living company Acoola held a OFYR workshop for cooking enthusiasts at their show flat to let them try out this innovative barbecue. The OFYR is multi-functional as it also doublesup as a firepit when put on the ground or on a table. Available exclusively from Acoola in Pol. Ind. San Pedro de Alcántara (www.acoola.eu).