Outdoor Entertaining Ideas

Set the perfect scene with these ideas for creating beautiful outdoor areas.

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Photo: Laura Moss

Be Prepared

Furnish large patio areas with outdoor furniture for casual al fresco lunches and dinner parties. Keep runners and tablecloths from blowing with the breeze by using a lantern and candles for a centerpiece and at place settings. (Also great for ambience!)

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