The best 5 hammocks for your garden

English garden hammock, £60, Hen and Hammock (

With its deckchair-style stripes and coat-like wooden frame, this 100% cotton hammock will bring a touch of the beach to a Sunday afternoon at home. Just add ice cream.

Luxury Enamorada hammock, £157.50, The Conran Shop (

The pretty fringing on this Brazilian-designed hammock lends itself particularly well to a cottage garden.

Tobago hammock, £44.99, Lazy Hammocks (

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The classic cotton hammockperfect for slinging between two trees in a quite corner. Can also be used indoors.

Globo Natura single hammock chair and stand set, £745, Best Hammocks (

Children will love snuggling up in this cosy contraption, which is made from weatherproofed spruce. The stand in the picture can be ordered separately.

Lisbeth Dahl summer stripe single hammock, £19.99, Mollie & Fred (

This colourful little number comes with a matching drawstring bag, so you can pack it away easily at the end of the summer.

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