Best Fire Pits 2012

Apartment Therapy's Annual Guide

As summer starts to draw to a close and evening temperatures begin to drop, a fire pit can help warm up a patio and extend the number of nights spent under a canopy of stars. Fire pits come in all shapes and sizes, from big units for large backyards to little tabletop models for small patios. Check out our list of this year's best fire pits and prepare to light up the night.

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Shown above, left to right:
• Manta Ray Fire Pit from Woodland Direct $790
• Weber 2726 Black Fireplace from Hayneedle $149
• Monterey Outdoor Fireplace from Grandin Road $399
• Black Square Fire Pit from Crate & Barrel $149

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Shown above, left to right:
• Sand Dune Outdoor Fire Pit from The Fire Pit Gallery $1,060
• Shift Design Funston Fire Pit/Ice Chest from Hayneedle $799
• Allure Table Top Firepit from HomeClick $179
• Lighthouse Oil Lamp from Lumens $89 - $239

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Shown above, left to right:
• Malm Fireplace from Design Within Reach $1,500
• Laguna Concrete Fire Column from Restoration Hardware $100 - $135
• Third Rock Fire Pit from Outdoor Living $1,499
• Carsten Gollnick Outdoor Fire Pit from Unica $1,090

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(Images: As credited above.)