DIY cushions for patio furniture. Super easy. I didn't have old cushions to cover so I used layers of cheap bed padding foam wrapped in batting. Look here for how to do boxed corners that are not covered well http://craftapple.wordpress.com/2007/09/01/sewing-tip-squarely-boxing-those-corners/
Outdated Patio Set Rustic Makeover... she bought a black and white striped umbrella and then redid the table and chairs! super smart! the top fits over the glass, would be perfect for those that their glass has broken!