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5 Easy Table Setting Ideas for Summer Entertaining

I love to entertain but I enjoy it the most when it comes together quickly and spontaneously. Here are 5 of my favorite ideas to pull together a last minute table for summer guests.

  • Cherries 1 of 5
    Set the table with baskets of cherries (or any type of berry or fruit!). Photo: Chelsea Fuss for Project Wedding.
  • Vintage Postcard Place Cards 2 of 5
    Vintage Postcard Place Cards
    Make place cards with a little bit of Japanese tape and some old postcards. Photo: Chelsea Fuss for Project Wedding.
  • Succulent Favors 3 of 5
    Succulent Favors
    Place a small, personalized succulent plant at each place setting. Photo: Chelsea Fuss for Project Wedding.
  • Wilflowers 4 of 5
    Decorate with roadside wildflowers. In this case, I used Queen Anne's Lace. Photo: Chelsea Fuss for Project Wedding.
  • Geraniums 5 of 5
    Clip a few geranium blossoms from your porch for a bit of floral. I sewed these napkins from an Ikea duvet cover I found on sale. Photo: Chelsea Fuss for Project Wedding.

P.S. Check out these summer party essentials!

Photos by Chelsea Fuss for Project Wedding.

Now your table’s ready to go, teach your kids to be the perfect dinner guests!

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