9 Outdoor Space Ideas Inspired by IKEA Stylists

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Outdoor Space Inspiration Balcony
1. Made in the Shade
(Above) Love this lean-to shade that offers small space versatility.
2. A Plant Oasis
A space that feels connected to nature and gives a feeling of well-being. 


Plant Oasis Outdoor Ikea
3.  Accent Flooring
Floor decking is a quick and versatile ways to update a small space

4. Create Outdoor Rooms

Love the idea of splitting up areas like rooms
Outdoor lounge inspiration
5. Pergola Love
Bamboo poles on top of a pergola help with shade and end up being great for hanging lights
Patio inspiration Ikea
6. Create Ambiance
Lighting and sheer curtains create ambiance and a bit of privacy
patio lanterns ikea
Patio lanterns create ambience
7. Movie Night
Create a drive-in movie feel by watching a flick outdoors. Don’t forget the bug net
8. No Patio No Problem
Turn a backdoor stoop into an oasis with a cozy spot to dine al fresco
9. A BBQ Station
Make a BBQ station with a few planter pots and utensil bars.
BBQ dining inspiration

Jan Halvarson

Jan founded Poppytalk in 2005 while a student at Emily Carr Institute of Art and Design (now ECU) to catalogue inspiration from typography to interior design. Since then she’s collaborated with Target (creating a limited edition glamping collection), a wallpaper collection with Milton & King, as well has written as a contributor at Wired, Martha Stewart and Huffington Post.