Shopper's Guide: Outdoor Summer Entertaining

You know what they say: Summertime... and the livin' is easy. Sitting outside enjoying good food and good wine with good friends while the sun goes down is near the top of my "Things That Make Life Great" list. Here we've compiled a great source list for all your outdoor entertaining needs, from where to find string lights under $100 to budget barware and party-ready picnic supplies.

Tabletop
1. Pink and Yellow Outdoor Party: Get the Look
2. Outdoor Entertaining In Vintage Style: Get the Look
3. On the Cheap: Outdoor Entertaining Under $100
4. Sources for White China
5. Guide to Glassware: 10 Styles & Sources
6. Modern Table Linens: Smart Sources

Lighting and Furniture
7. Best Outdoor Furniture Stores: High, Low, and In Between
8. Budget Sources for Outdoor Furniture
9. Best Outdoor Dining Chairs
10. Best Outdoor Dining Tables
11. Best Outdoor String Lights
12. Best Outdoor Lanterns
13. Favorite Outdoor Lights Under $100

Supplies and Accessories
14. Best Sources for Picnic Equipment
15. Last Minute Party Supplies: Where to Shop
16. Best Fire Pits and Outdoor Fireplaces
17. How To Shop For an Outdoor Grill
18. Online Sources for Barware on the Cheap

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