Organize a summer party it’s fun, but it can be tiring and stressful; for this reason, we want to give you some tips and advice on how to create a stylish and original summer party, but without feeling exhausted at the end of the evening. Between cocktails, food, table setting and a thousand decorative accessories, here are ours 10 ideas on how to spice up your summer party fashion and absolutely unmissable.
Decorate the entrance to your home or garden
One of the first tips for organize a summer party glamorous but effortlessly, it is to decorate and beautify the entrance. Whether in the garden or on the terrace, it is good to welcome guests in a nice way; then, arrange some flowers on the porch or welcome with a drink.
Establish the theme of the party
Unsplash / Costume pool party with friends.
Another important thing is to establish the theme of the party. Pool party, jungle-style garden evening or beach party? Establishing a common thread is essential, because it will help all your guests to choose the outfit to show off; a thing of no small importance.
Decorate the table with what you have at home
If you are thinking about how to set the table, we advise you to use what you have at home without stressing yourself with the preparations. For example, instead of rushing to buy accessories that you may never use again, you were content to set the table with mismatched plates, glasses and other objects you use in everyday life. In this way, you will give a casual and relaxed look to the environment.
Centerpiece with garden flowers
Always for the “zero stress policy”, a nice way to decorate the location and the table is to use the flowers of your garden, so as to create delightful centerpieces or place cards in botanical and shabby chic style.
Establish the playlist
Unsplash / Choose the right music based on the theme of the party.
Your summer party it’s not complete without a nice playlist. So, in order not to be caught unprepared, we recommend that you first choose the music, based on the location and the type of party and atmosphere you want to create.
Create comfort zones
Another thing not to forget, especially in the case of one garden party, is to create comfortable spaces. Place large, soft cushions here and there, or arrange a nice rug with lovely poufs. If you have more space you can insert a hammock, or even some deckchairs for the relaxation of your guests.
Cocktails and drinks for everyone
To avoid going crazy behind the preparation of drinks, the best idea is to prepare different types of cocktails to be served in traditional jugs, in perfect 90s style. This way, you won’t get tired and your guests can help themselves.
Fingerfood is the way
Unsplash / Tacos with sauces for an effortless summer party.
As for the food, indulge yourself with the finger food, quick and easy to eat. You can create tons of recipes in a really simple way; for example, a nice idea is to prepare sandwiches and small sandwiches, or bagels that are so fashionable, up to tacos to be accompanied with delicious sauces, such as guacamole or hummus.
Create a relaxing atmosphere with the right lights
If your summer party is at aperitif time, we advise you to create the right atmosphere by inserting soft lights, lanterns or candles to be placed along the entire perimeter of the terrace.
Make the environment magical
The positive side of a summer party is that in most cases it takes place outdoors. Whether on the terrace or in the garden, to create a familiar and magical environment we advise you to intensify the scents by using aromatic plants, scented candles, or floral essences. Also, if your party is in the garden, it is good to extend the party in all corners, inserting lights, benches and cushions everywhere.