Don’t go to all of that trouble to make your dock look amazing and then put up some boring towel hooks. Add to the whimsy with some fabulous hooks like these. $23.45 CAD available at here.
For those times that you go right from the dock to the boat, keep an amazing cover-up close by so you look great, even if your makeup is running! Then again, why are you wearing make-up at the cottage? $78.00 USD available here.
This beach chair is such a great price, that if you didn’t want the stripes you could remove the fabric, personalize it with your own, and it would still be a great deal! $34.99 CAD available here.
Depending on how close your neighbour’s dock is (and how much you like or dislike them, of course) you may need a little privacy. This storage bench and privacy screen is perfect—it looks great, functions well, and it gives you somewhere to hang your towel. $129.00 CAD available here.
Some of us have a long path or huge set of stairs to the dock. Why not place a bench part way down and allow for a resting place? With so many colours available, you’re bound to find one that works. $568.00 CAD available here.
Once the drinks arrive at the dock, it’s crucial to be able to open them. You’ll never get caught without a bottle opener when this is screwed to the dock post. $7.82 CAD available here.
Depending on who you talk to, getting the beverages to the dock is even more important than the food—just ask my brother-in-law. And why not show your Canadian pride while you’re at it? $24.99 CAD available here.
Add a hit of pattern to your dock with this amazing outdoor rug. Rugs are also great when you have young ones crawling around (less dock splinters to contend with!) $119.99 USD available here.
Having somewhere to sit and enjoy a meal on the dock is ideal. This patio set is sturdy, durable, and easy to care for season after season. I have this one myself and left it out one winter without a cover (I know, I shouldn’t have!) and it still looks like new. $549.00 for the set, available here.
If you’re anything like my brother-in-law and can’t imagine life without long boat trips, then this organizer is perfect for you. It’s meant for the trunk of a car, but who says you can’t place it in the back of the boat? It will help keep the snacks and beverages cool and organized. $42.00 USD available here.
If you’re looking for more substantial extra seating, this chair is the way to go. It looks great set up and put away. Get some large industrial hooks and hang a few of them along the side of the boathouse. $112.86 CAD available here.
I wish I had had one of these when my babes were smaller. I think they would have had a blast in this swing attached to the dock port. Or possibly terrorized me as they swung out over the water? I guess it depends on the child, right? $72.58 CAD available here.
With all of the great chairs you now have on your decked-out dock, you need some cushions to add some colour and comfort. These ones are affordable and would look great with a slew of colour combinations. $19.98 USD for two, available here.
Not that the sound of the water splashing up against the dock isn’t music to our ears, but sometimes the soft melody of chimes in the background adds a little something extra to the cottage ambience. Or maybe I’m just getting cornier with age? $75.93 CAD available here.
No glass should be on the dock and it’s not tough to follow that rule with these beautiful ombre cups? Just don’t let them float down shore to your neighbours’ place because you might not get them back! $5.99 CAD available here.
Getting food to the dock is paramount to the summer afternoon spent there. And if you have a bit of a trek to get there, nothing makes the heavy load easier than a picnic basket. $49.99 CAD available here.
We all know landscaping around the dock isn’t always easy. This is a great alternative to anything permanent and a great way to add hints of colour with the plants or flowers you choose. It also provides a little privacy when everything is in full bloom. $49.99 CAD available here.
This bench would look stunning just about anywhere—inside or out! Use it on the dock in the summer and bring it back in for dining room seating in the winter. $795.00 USD available here.
This chair is right on trend with the chevron print in grey and white, though it’s subtle enough that it won’t go out of style and you’ll get use of it season after season. $288.00 CAD available here.
Every dock has at least a few items you want to leave there. This wooden dock box is great for storage and extra seating. I love a multi-functional item and this is a great one. $149.99 CAD available here.
These retro-feeling palm leaf outdoor pillows will help create that nostalgic feeling on the dock. They look like they’ve been at the cottage forever (except they are in mint condition!) $60.69 CAD available here.