Home Sweet Hammock: Top 5 to Get Your Nap On

From on May 27, 2010 in Decks and Patios

While the rest of America has yet to embrace the idea of taking a siesta in the middle of a workday, I’d like to think sporadic bouts of shut-eye only make me sharper. And what better way to take a nap than outside on a breezy summer day? Here’s a round-up of summer’s best hammocks for your sleeping pleasure. hammock pillowtopThis could be you… #1 - For the lounger that has come to expect a high level of comfort, check out the Pillowtop Hammock from Brookstone. It may look like bedding, but weather-resistant material makes it perfect for the outdoors. hammock extra wide#2 – Some of us just aren’t willing to compromise on style. That’s why I’d recommend the extra-wide Hammock from PotteryBarn.com, which looks like it came straight out of a posh oceanside resort. It’s reversible to fit any mood, and comes with a headrest for extra comfort. hammock travel#3 – Wanna catch some z’s on the go? The UltraLight Travel Hammock from Hammocks.com is more than a little awesome. Made with rip-resistant quick-dry material, even the most serious outdoorsy type can depend on this hammock. hammock sunbrella#4 – For the napper looking to feel at one with nature, the Hammock Sunbrella from Crate & Barrel may be the way to go. Simple design blends in seamlessly with the surroundings while offering room for your decorative pillows. hammock beach#5 – And last but not least, for the hammock lover in need of a little shade, Brookstone has come up with the perfect solution: add a Hammock Canopy. Yes, I know it’s only an accessory, but I couldn’t resist. I feel relaxed just looking at it. If you aren’t ready to get your nap on after seeing these bad boys, I suggest you get back to work. I, on the other hand, well, you know where to find me.