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Summer Entertaining on a Budget



During the summer, we look forward to gathering with good friends and family, sipping on summer cocktails or lounging by the pool. If you plan on having house guests over this summer, it can quickly become expensive. If you are looking to entertain on a small budget, here are three ways to throw a fabulous summer gathering without breaking the bank.


1. Dress Up Any Table with Glass Bottle Bouquets. We absolutely love this idea from A Fab Life. It provides the table with tons of color and is not expensive to create this look. We suggest pairing the glass bottles of different colors, shapes, and sizes and you may even consider adding in some fresh flowers as an additional touch to finish it off.

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2. Use a Bright Colored Tablecloth. This tablecloth has the perfect combination of both exquisite color and geometric pattern. This kind of tablecloth will add immediate flair to your party and it will certainly give your guests the idea that you spent a fortune even though you didn’t! Using a bright colored tablecloth provides immediate style and you do not have to spend a fortune to achieve this look.


3. Infuse Fun Colored Dishes, Glasses and Bowls to Your Summer Décor. This fabulous summer set can be found at Pier 1. Just because it is summer does not mean you have to entertain with paper plates and paper cups. Using a great dish set may be the easiest way to present a fantastic summer vibe to your guests while entertaining on a budget.

Planning a summer party with the right tablecloth, tabletop elements and the perfect dish set is all you need to entertain like a trendy rockstar!

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