Outdoor Living: Summer Tablescapes

Outdoor Living: Summer Tablescapes by Ty Pennington

The summer season is in full swing and I’m loving every minute of it. One of my favorite things to do is host my friends for a good ol’ fashioned BBQ. Surprised? Didn’t think so…

Outdoor Living: Summer Tablescapes by Ty Pennington

So a few weeks ago, I had an impromptu get-together at my place and invited a few friends over for lunch. Since it wasn’t a special occasion and I didn’t give myself much time to prepare, I did the best with some stuff I had laying around. Check out the finished product.

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The best part? You can totally do this in your home and it’s a lot easier than you think. “Designing” a BBQ can be as elaborate or laid back as you see fit, but here are some stylish ideas to consider. Something vintage, something new, something beachy and a bunch of blues… enjoy!

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Join the conversation: How do you decorate your summer table spread?

Photo Sources: Stephanie TodaroSerene and Lily, Birds of a Feather, Style Me Pretty, Williams Sonoma