Aesthetically pleasing with an open-weave design, cane furniture lend a sense of airy breeziness to your space. Easy to maintain and durable, explore our selection of cane designs that bring refined craftsmanship to the comfort of your home.
Cane furniture is ideal for light and bright spaces where you want to sit and relax or entertain. This could be in a sunroom, conservatory, or even a sheltered outdoor patio or living area. Cane is lightweight but very flexible and strong which means it can be easily moved around to accommodate different seating configurations. And its natural wood tones work well with a huge range of colors and design schemes. Of course, there are many styles of cane furniture, including more traditional and rustic models right up to sleek modern designs. So, choose a cane that works best in your space.
Generally, as it is made from a natural material, cane tends to be left in its natural state, with a variety of woody tones on show. However, cane can also come in different colors, including black, white, and brown. Designs that utilize both colors and natural wood tones are also popular, creating an eye-catching contrast in the cane design.
Traditionally, cane furniture was a popular choice of material for sofas, chairs and suites. Its high level of strength and flexibility, combined with its lightweight nature made it an ideal choice for larger items of furniture. Cane works well with traditional designs, either painted or with a natural wood finish. However, cane is also adaptable and can be used in more modern design too, especially with modern minimalist color schemes.
Cane furniture is made from a mesh or network of split or bent canes stretched over a more solid framework to provide a lightweight but very strong furniture base. It has been used since the 2nd century and is still popular today.
Cane or rattan furniture can get wet but if it is left exposed to the elements for a long period then it can begin to deteriorate. Treating the cane outdoor furniture will help to protect it against water and UV rays but the best option is always to cover or store when not in use.
You can treat cane furniture with either paint or varnish, using suitable treatments and well applied layers. However, the best protection for cane is always to use a cover or suitable storage and ensure that no part of the furniture is exposed to moisture for long periods.