Summer

Jun 25

4th of July – Let’s Celebrate! Ideas for Entertaining – Tabletops & Recipes

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There is no better occasion for a cookout with friends and family than the Fourth of July.
Celebrate with a red, white and blue color scheme.

Jun 11

Our Favorite Fillers for a Cool Summer Fireplace

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If you have a fireplace, it’s probably the focal point of the room, with your furniture arranged to face it. And while a roaring fire in the colder months provides curl-up comfort and welcome ambiance, what do you do when the weather warms? Or, perhaps, yours is a non-working fireplace to begin with. Here are a few easy ways to dress up that bare, sooty interior, making your fireplace a cool place for the summer months.

May 9

How to Summer-ize Your Home

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Sunny days are ahead. Chances are you’re happily making vacation plans with bikini and sunscreen on standby. But does your home reflect the warmer weather? With a few simple changes, you can welcome summer inside and make your home cool and bright—just like your outlook.

Mar 6

Get Ready for Outdoor Entertaining

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It’s been a long, cold winter, but happily the weather is starting to warm up at last. Your thoughts may be turning to enjoying your backyard again by planning outdoor get-togethers, parties, and cookouts for friends and family. Before you can send out the invitations though, you’ll need to take some time to spruce up your outdoor area so that you can present your best entertaining face.

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Get Ready for Outdoor Entertaining

Jun 13

Easy Summer Tablescapes for Outdoor Entertaining

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From birthdays to barbecues, summer is the season for backyard parties. Use our summer-infused decorating themes to make your next event a memorable one. With these ideas, you’ll find that it doesn’t cost much or take a lot of time to decorate for any occasion, but it does make a big impact. The only thing required to get started: a table!