My back deck is going into its tenth summer and so is my patio chair. Last year I recovered the chaise in the set but never did the chair, because I just never thought it was comfortable.

I’ve had my eye on the “egg chairs” that are trending now but hesitate to commit–mostly because I know they’ll look new for about 5 minutes in that full southwest exposure on the deck. I’m also trying to beef up the emergency fund right now, so $400 patio chairs are out.

But that doesn’t mean we can’t look at them! Target really knows how to show us what we want: