What do you get when you mix glamour and camping - Glamping! It's a fancy way to enjoy the great outdoors and indeed immerse yourself in the desert experience, without having to sacrifice comfort, style or the little luxuries we love - namely, to be surrounded by beautiful things.

Here's a super selection of contemporary, rustic yet chic pieces to create your glamping set up in the desert or inspire some decorating ideas to turn your own back garden into a luxe escape.

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Wooden finish square firepit Al-Futtaim ACE, Dh699

Goygol handloom throw Marina Homes, Dh485

Danish Home Bamboo lantern Debenhams, Dh215

Broste Cophenhagen table Amara, Dh1,460

FATBOY Floatzac Desert River, Dh1,199


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Tribal motif carpet Maisons du Monde, Dh469

Picnic basket set Danube Home, Dh439

Rattan String Lounge Rattan House, Dh2,500

Garden Trading Hambledon small oak butler’s tray Cuckooland, Dh509



For more outdoor inspiration, check out these stories:

5 Ways to solar power your garden using the Gulf's sunshine


How to create a zen outdoor oasis, perfect for UAE gardens

3 Outdoor decor ideas to enjoy life al fresco