Fun in the Sun — with Modern Style

Hop on a bike, lounge in the morning sun and paddle along the lakeshore … and do it with stylish gear from Midwestern businesses.

In the spirit of the changing seasons, here is a roundup of fun outdoor items made by Midwestern manufacturers and companies for your fun in the sun.

To view more Midwest-made products, make sure to follow Modern Midwest on Pinterest.

Hit the trails and go biking with a custom bicycle from Autobike in Detroit.

Who wouldn’t love lollygagging on this swing from Loll Design in Minnesota?

Next time you are canoeing on the lakes, bring along your paddle from the Sanborn Canoe Co. in Minnesota.

Sit back and relax in these outdoor chairs from Spring Modern in Chicago.

Birds will come flocking to your yard to stay in this modern birdhouse from Tweet Tweet Home in Minnesota.

Baby, you can light your fire with the Ol’ Pine Heart Warmer natural fire starter by VisuaLingual in Ohio.