How to host a Gorgeous Garden Party

Good afternoon and welcome to Abode and the first of August! We hope this month brings happiness to all our readers and plenty of time to relax and enjoy this summer. Ahead of what is set to be another sunny weekend, we wanted to use our inspiration blog to help you plan your very own gorgeous garden party. At First 4 Blinds, although we specialise in interior design, we believe that a home should be beautiful inside and out. So here are a few ways you can be the perfect host...

BALANCE 'COORDINATED' WITH 'COSY CHARM'

We think that garden parties are the ideal type of social gathering because they are organised yet casual. You can be flexible in how many people attend (as long as you've got plenty of refreshments!) and the party can begin during the day and last long into the warm evening. You can combine coordinated decorations and tableware with vibrant patterned cushions and blankets for extra seating options and versatility.

KEEP COOL

With the summer heatwave we know that this particular garden party tip is easier said than done, but having areas of shade available and plenty of cold drinks around will only improve your party! Why not consider making a big batch of drinks ahead of time or perhaps invest in a big ice bucket to keep drinks within easy reach and cold. (This helps the party host too as people can get their own drinks!) Also, don't forget about any four-legged guests that might be in attendance! Pets need access to fresh water even more so in warm weather, so if you're expecting some furry friends at your garden party, make sure they can have a drink too.

ADD SOMETHING SPECIAL

Whether it's a signature dessert or a favourite outdoor game to play, adding something unique to your party will elevate it to new heights and ensure that everyone feels included. Our favourite part of a garden party is just as the sun begins to set. We love to decorate with lanterns and candles to effortlessly create a cosy and intimate atmosphere.

We hope you have enjoyed our article this week. If you would like to find out more about our interior design services at First 4 Blinds, please feel free to get in touch here; https://www.first4blinds.com/contact-us/ And to read more of our inspiration articles, please use the following link; https://www.first4blinds.com/blog/.

See you Soon!

Abode at First 4 Blinds

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