The sun is shining, the birds are chirping and the flowers have finally come out of hiding. With the cold winter days behind us it’s finally time to head back outside and enjoy the much needed warmth of the sun. So kick off those boots and throw on some sandals because the time for a garden party has finally arrived! Making a fun and whimsical garden party into a reality can easily be achieved with the following tips and ideas below.
- Start with decorations
The great thing about garden parties is that you don’t have to spend a lot of money on decorations, in fact there are a lot of DIY alternatives which will still provide you with the look you’re going for.
A key aspect of garden parties is to be able to bring the indoors outside. Instead of going out and purchasing expensive folding tables, look inside for pieces of furniture which can act as serving tables. Much like the photos below:
- Add character to your backyard or garden with decor
Now that you’ve successfully found pieces of furniture which can act as serving tables, it’s on to the next step, which is to add some character to your backyard or garden. This can easily be achieved by adding things like:
Paper lanterns and stringing some Christmas lights throughout the trees in your back yard is a great way to create a fun and unique environment.
- Use chair covers to glam up folding chairs
So you’ve got the tables prepped and the decorations eloquently hanging from your trees. You may ask yourself what you’re missing and the answer may very well be chair covers. Chair covers would be an amazing addition to your garden party because they’ll provide you with a uniformed look that will greatly compliment your set-up.
- Feeding your guest
With decorations and seating taken care of all that’s left is feeding your guest. The best thing about throwing a garden party is that serving the food buffet style makes everything so much easier. The photos below are prime examples on how you can tackle feeding of your hungry guests.