summer entertaining essentials

Summer is in full effect and what better way to celebrate that to host a fun, fuss-free get together or barbeque!  Make a signature cocktail for everyone to sip, stick some beer in a chic beverage cooler, break out the cornhole and you’re set!  With these easy summer essentials, you can relax and enjoy your party as much as your guests:

Bottles of wine or beer double as eye candy when chilled in this chic seagrass party cooler.

Get the competition going with a game of bocce ball or badminton!

Bottle openers are a must – love this cast iron mermaid!

Set a nautical table with this lightweight, super affordable set of four melamine plates and pair them with matching cobalt plastic cutlery.

Make your mark on dinner with monogrammed steak branding irons.

Mix up margaritas, pour them in mason jars and throw them on ice before guests arrive for a no-fuss, refreshing cocktail!  A pack of 12 is less than $20 here.

Striped straws and personalized chevron napkins add awhimsical touch of to any gathering.

A glass and rattan drink dispenser makes it easy for guests to help themselves.

Add smoky flavor to meat, fish and veggies with these cedar grilling planks and you’ll have guests coming back for seconds!


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