Crackling campfires, hot beverages and cozy sweaters. Fall is on and we’re battening down the hatches in anticipation of the dip in temperature. As the season shifts, a fire pit is a sure way to add a warm glow to your outdoor space. Here’s 10 of our favourites!
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Finished with bronze paint, this heavy-duty steel fire pit has a star motif on its sides that makes a dazzling pattern when the flames flicker. Sunnydaze Northern Galaxy 32-Inch Steel Fire Pit, Amazon, $248.
Steel the Show
A silver basin of fire makes a chic addition outdoors. Holes in the double-wall structure draw in air from the bottom and feed the heated oxygen to the top, resulting in a spectacular secondary burn. The smokeless portable unit doesn’t need to continually be poked and prodded. Just gaze and enjoy! Bonfire Fire Pit, Solo Stove, $320.
Heat up chilly nights with this sleek, black wood-burning fire pit. The simple rectangular profile looks incredible with with the dancing flames or without. Rectangular Firepit, CB2, $849.
Squat with splayed feet, this cauldron-like unit is asking you to take it home. Made of sturdy steel, the latticed fire pit features hefty rungs and a removable lid – of course. How else will you access the pit to stack the wood, then gather round with a hot toddy – or two – as the night grow cool. Steel Lattice Fireplace, Amazon, $176.
Made of carbon steel, this handsome 24-inch faceted fire pit has a protective coating of heat-resistant enamel to extend its lifespan and reduce surface rust. Not recommended on a wood deck. Iron Embers Urban Fire Pit, Indigo, $182.
A minimalistic concrete bowl makes a contemporary statement on a terrace. Available in a range of earthy architectural colour options for both the basin and the rock type, and either natural gas or propane-fuelled versions. Miso Modern Fire Pit, Paloform, Inquire for price.
Don’t Pass on the Torch
Svelte flaming tiki torches – they’re actually vertical fire pits – are a nice twist on the traditional bowl shape. made of teak wood and polished steel, the striking design looks fab in the summer or fall. Matta Wood Gel Fire Column, Wayfair, $530.
This striking liquid-propane fire pit comes with a cover to protect it from harsh weather, as well as lava rocks that make for a mesmerizing show when turned on. Astrath Concrete Propane/Natural Gas Fire Pit, Wayfair, $770.
Hang out by the fire while cooking small bites on the grill on this cute contraption made of weather-resistant ceramic. Novogratz Wood-Burning Persimmon Fire Pit, Amazon, $320.