[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Summer means good weather…which in turn means parties. Depending on what kind of party you end up having, summer party table decorations are a fun, inexpensive way to tie everything together. Table decorations can be associated with the theme of the party, or just give a little extra color to any lunch or dinner spread.

This “Hot List of 15 Summer Party Table Decorations Ideas” allows you to get creative by doing either DIY table concepts, using store-bought goods to complete the look you want or a combination of the two. No matter which route you go, your guests are sure to be wowed when they see how beautiful your table looks, accented with these fun, festive party décor ideas, smart food choices and exceptional cocktails. Bring on the patio umbrellas – we’ve got a party to plan in the sun this season.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]

Idea #1: Vintage

[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]You can use an old quilt as your tablecloth, then find matching tableware to tie everything together. Another idea is to gather old materials like picture frames, small suit cases and other materials to be used as centerpieces. Using vintage tableware is a great way to tie everything together. A classic vintage look is using a lace tablecloth or table runner as the base of your table decorations.[/vc_column_text][vc_media_grid element_width=”12″ gap=”3″ item=”3536″ grid_id=”vc_gid:1472511818503-e5aaafd6-50a3-3″ include=”19793,19794,19795″][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]

Idea #2: Sea of Glass Vases

[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]Why not recycle old glass bottles you have and use them as flower vases? You can strip the labels off the glasses and leave them, or you can add extra character by adding yarn to the outside of your glass. Leave the bottles on the table or hang them above the table for some added fun. This quick and easy summer party decoration idea can be accomplished with nearly any bottle.[/vc_column_text][vc_media_grid element_width=”12″ gap=”3″ item=”3536″ grid_id=”vc_gid:1472511818524-8ab52e71-fae3-6″ include=”19799,19797,19844″][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]

Ideas #3: Fun in the Sun

[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]Celebrate summer with bright colorful decorations that will add to the summer feel. When you think of fun in the sun you think of a bright sunny day so use colors that correlate with that for your tableware. Add some extra fun by adding a sundae bar for your guests to enjoy.[/vc_column_text][vc_media_grid element_width=”12″ gap=”3″ item=”3536″ grid_id=”vc_gid:1472511818536-1e06121a-2c69-2″ include=”19803,19846,19847″][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]

Idea #4: Luau

[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]Hang a grass skirt around the edge of the table, add lei’s and flowers, use tabletop tiki torches to really bring to life the luau you are about to have.[/vc_column_text][vc_media_grid element_width=”12″ gap=”3″ item=”3536″ grid_id=”vc_gid:1472511818543-7ea44ae7-3b81-10″ include=”19804,19848,19849″][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]

Idea #5: Afternoon Tea

[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]Tea pots and cups, caged flowers, tiered pedestal for food are all essentials for afternoon tea. You can host this kind of party outside or in. Either way it will be a lovely afternoon with beautiful decorations.[/vc_column_text][vc_media_grid element_width=”12″ gap=”3″ item=”3536″ grid_id=”vc_gid:1472511818551-ba89de23-9978-0″ include=”19809,19850,19851″][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]

Idea #6: Garden

[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]Bring the garden to the table with this fun summer party theme. You can place flowers, succulents or any other common garden plants to the table as a fun tablescape.[/vc_column_text][vc_media_grid element_width=”12″ gap=”3″ item=”3536″ grid_id=”vc_gid:1472511818557-f630c4d9-40ee-6″ include=”19811,19812,19813″][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]

Idea #7: Ice Cream Social

[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]Ice cream cone balloons, white board menu, metal buckets for toppings or to keep ice cream cool will add character to your ice cream social. Use classic ice cream parlor colors such as red and white stripes for your tablecloth to really bring to life the “parlor.”[/vc_column_text][vc_media_grid element_width=”12″ gap=”3″ item=”3536″ grid_id=”vc_gid:1472511818563-70dbbfa7-83e7-3″ include=”19814,19815,19852″][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]

Idea #8: Oceanside

[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]Seashells, starfish, coral, netting, blue and white tablewarenothing says summer party decorations like the sea. Make your guests feel like mermaids and mermen while they are at the table with these seaside concepts.[/vc_column_text][vc_media_grid element_width=”12″ gap=”3″ item=”3536″ grid_id=”vc_gid:1472511818569-a37b982d-6951-3″ include=”19817,19818,19819″][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]

Idea #9: Flowers and Flames

[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]The combination of flowers with candles is a look that we love to stare at. There are a variety of different routes you can go with this. Our favorite is the floating candles above the table. You can also us contrasting flowers with tealight candles. Another idea is using tealight candle holders to add varying height to your candles.[/vc_column_text][vc_media_grid element_width=”12″ gap=”3″ item=”3536″ grid_id=”vc_gid:1472511818576-d9ad4ccd-6bf7-1″ include=”19820,19821,19822″][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]

Idea #10: Simple and Rustic

[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]Going rustic is always fun. You can bring pine cones to the table, build your own flower box if you want a DIY project, or instead of flowers on the table use pieces from the woodland area to decorate the table. We love the character that is added when you decided to go with a rustic theme.[/vc_column_text][vc_media_grid element_width=”12″ gap=”3″ item=”3536″ grid_id=”vc_gid:1472511818581-4b1040cc-994a-1″ include=”19825,19853,19823″][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]

Idea #11: Fruits Galore

[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]You can place flowers with some added decoration, such as sliced lemons in a short vase and a floating candle in the tall vase as to not block peoples view of each other. Another idea is to fill hurricane vases with fruits such as lemons and limes. Use peaches or other darker fruits for a good late summer décor idea.Using fruit as décor is an affordable colorful way to brighten up your table.[/vc_column_text][vc_media_grid element_width=”12″ gap=”3″ item=”3536″ grid_id=”vc_gid:1472511818587-28aeca1a-c9a8-6″ include=”19829,19854,19855″][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]

Idea #12: Shapes and Vessels

[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]Bring the earth to the table with terrarium centerpieces. You can use different shapes and sizes, and even incorporate lights for some mood lighting. These terrariums will be fun to make and your guests are sure to enjoy the unique table décor.[/vc_column_text][vc_media_grid element_width=”12″ gap=”3″ item=”3536″ grid_id=”vc_gid:1472511818592-ebcb82dc-fdd6-3″ include=”19831,19856,19857″][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]

Idea #13: Stripes

[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]A simple and classic look. You can change this up in a variety of different ways; use a stripped table runner either with or without an all white tablecloth, use a striped tablecloth, or you can use a white tablecloth and have stripped napkins and tableware if you want to go the extra mile. There are many different striped color combinations, such as red and white, black and white or blue and white, when it comes to table décor. Find the color combo you want to go with and start designing![/vc_column_text][vc_media_grid element_width=”12″ gap=”3″ item=”3536″ grid_id=”vc_gid:1472511818597-b834af7f-6a9a-3″ include=”19834,19835,19858″][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]

Idea #14: Minimalist

[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]Choose a white tablecloth, with a neutral color table runner such as tan. You can then add some flowers to the center if desired. Keep it simple with no tablecloth, some candles and a few bunches of flowers. You can also contrast white and silver for a classic elegant look, which is very east to accomplish.[/vc_column_text][vc_media_grid element_width=”12″ gap=”3″ item=”3536″ grid_id=”vc_gid:1472511818602-846d6a42-e0fc-10″ include=”19860,19838,19859″][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]

Idea #15: Popsicle Party for Kids

[/vc_column_text][vc_media_grid gap=”3″ item=”3536″ grid_id=”vc_gid:1472511818612-72c68f55-f334-4″ include=”19861,19841,19842″][vc_column_text]Most kids like popsicles especially on a hot day so why not have party center on just that? You can make giant popsicles with pool noodles and wood to decorate the table. Use bright colors to enjoy the sun, use a bucket to keep the popsicles cool and accessible for everyone. By the time you’re done decorating for this party even your neighbors will want to stop by for some of these well-known icy treats. Summer party table decorations can center around anything – including frozen fun![/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]If you’re overwhelmed with the idea of pulling off the perfect summer party table decorations and other fun ideas, consider hiring a pro. Our comprehensive list of event planners will help you plan your summer party. Want to do something away from home this year instead of the backyard? We may have the right venue for your summer party on our list of event venues. Share pictures of your summer party table decorations with us on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter. For more inspiring ideas for your summer party check out our Summer Party Ideas pinboard on Pinterest.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]