The Best Garden Furniture for a small garden or patio in 2024. - Laura James

Small garden furniture sets for you in 2024.

As Summer approaches, now is the time to prepare to spend more time outdoors.

Finding the right garden furniture set may seem to be a tricky task, particularly if you have limited outdoor space. There is a wide range of garden furniture on the market in all types of materials, sizes, and designs so it is important to spend time considering your options to ensure you choose the right set suitable to your space and style.

How to choose the right garden furniture for your space

It is important to consider the size and layout of your outdoor space to maximize the use of this area without feeling cluttered or cramped. Think about the main reason you want your garden furniture, is it for hosting gatherings with barbeques, relaxing in the sun or will it be for an intimate meal with a loved one?

Measure your space and check the dimensions listed on the garden sets you are looking at purchasing to ensure you receive a set that fits within your space.

Explore the various space efficient garden sets that Laura James has on offer and choose the set which is right for you. Choose from a rattan, rope, metal, bamboo, or a wooden set and match it to your personal style.

Opt for a metal or rope set for a contemporary touch or choose a rattan or wooden set to achieve the look of a quintessential British garden.

Our favourite small garden dining sets

Kemble 2-Seater Rattan Bistro Outdoor Dining Set

Enjoy an intimate meal with your partner with the help of a Rattan bistro set available in a new natural brown colourway for 2024. Alternatively, choose a classic black or grey weave set for easy and low maintenance outdoor dining.

With a tempered glass topped dining table, complemented with stackable armchairs that offer both style and convenience, The Kemble bistro set is the ideal choice for your balcony, courtyard, or patio area. An extra incentive is that a Laura James Bistro set is made from premium weather-resistant PE Rattan, ensuring durability, creating a long lasting and easy maintenance garden set. 

Shop our Rattan Bistro Sets here.

Cube 8- or 10-Seater Outdoor Rattan Dining set

 A rattan cube set is perfect for outdoor dining and entertaining. One of the most versatile options for your garden with its compact design; the footstools fit under the seats which then tuck neatly underneath the table, forming a single compact cube.

Choose between a weave of natural brown, black or grey rattan and enjoy the premium and weather-resistant qualities of this rattan cube garden set, with the choice of a polywood or tempered glass tabletop.

Shop our Cube Dining Sets here.

Ashby Wooden Garden Dining Sets with Foldable Table and Chairs

A wooden option for garden dining is the Ashby dining table set, available with both round and rectangular dining tables, in 4, 6 or 8 seater sets.

 Ashby is a compact set, with the ability to fold up with ease, allowing for simple portability and storage.

Give a timeless feel to your garden with the warm hue of Ashby’s Acacia wood and enjoy comfortable outdoor dining with family and friends this summer with the help of an Ashby compact and foldable wooden garden set.

Shop our full Ashby range here.

Our favourite small garden sofa sets


Rowan Wooden Garden Conversation and Sofa Set

The Rowan range consists of the most versatile and modular wooden garden furniture ever designed, made to be split and combined when needed, ensuring everyone can find a combination that suits them.

 Made with natural Acacia wood, Rowan offers durability – simply take the cushions off in winter months to preserve their quality and you are good to go!

Choose from a singular armchair, up to a 7-seater corner sofa, depending on your garden space and needs. Split the piece in different corners of your garden when hosting or simply choose a 2-seater sofa or chair set for your balcony or patio space and enjoy peace and relaxation. Available with Natural or Grey cushions.

Shop the full Rowan range here.

Halston Garden Conversation Set

 Seating 4 people, Halston is the ultimate contemporary garden set for relaxing and catching up with friends. Featuring 2 armchairs, a 2 seater sofa and coffee table.

Position on your garden patio or decking and enjoy the sleek and captivating design of the Halston black metal conversation set. Bask in the stylish ambiance of your contemporary garden retreat and enjoy endless conversations on this small and compact set.

Explore all of Halston here.

Weston 4-Seater Rattan Garden Corner Sofa Set

Discover the charm of the Weston rattan corner sofa, a perfect choice for those seeking a place to relax outdoors during warm summer evenings, without taking up too much space.

Lounge out in leisurely afternoons with a Weston corner sofa complemented by a convenient coffee table and corner footstool. Made from premium weather-resistant PE rattan ensuring durability and making it a cherished and long-lasting addition to your quintessential British garden this summer.

Shop the full Weston range here.

There is something for everyone within the Laura James Garden collection, no matter how big or small your outdoor space may be.

Take a dive into the full Laura James Garden collection here.

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