I LOVE this patio styled by Emily Henderson, and would like to do something similar. The problem is that I'm too practical, and would feel like I had to bring in the carpets, cushions and poufs every night, which is WAY too much trouble.
Create an Outdoor Room: If your interiors lack square footage, then take it to the yard by setting up an outdoor room. Add powder-coated steel, reclaimed wood, outdoor fabric upholstery, and rugs to your shopping list. Source: Instagram user em_henderson