When it comes to summer entertaining, one key element is creating a stunning tablescape. The right colors can set the tone for your entire party, and with so many gorgeous hues to choose from, it can be tough to decide which palette is right for your gathering. To help you out, we've rounded up our favorite color palettes for summer tablescapes that will have your guests green with envy.
Choosing Tablescape Colors
Choosing the right colors is important to set the tone for your party. Summer entertaining is not just about great food and drinks. It's about using the season to create amazing table art that will draw your guests to your food and drinks. The great thing about summertime is that there are so many amazing color palettes to choose from! If you're looking for some inspiration, in this article, I'll share a few of our favorite summertime color schemes:
Beautiful Blues on the Table
Airy blues paired with calming whites create a refreshing vibe that's perfect for outdoor entertaining. Add a few lemons to your table for revitalizing touch.
Periwinkle pairs beautifully with yellow and green or pair it with pink for a soft touch.
Turquoise, mint and soft yellows create a fun, beach-inspired feel.
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Garden Green Tablescape Ideas
Soothing greens and creams are perfect for an elegant garden party while sea green and red are a refreshing play on colors.
For a fresh take on any fiesta, play around with lime green, oranges and yellows and watch your table pop!
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Bright and Bold Table Accents
Bright and bold colors are all the rage for summer parties. Tiffany's Tablecloths has a large assortment of color options to choose from! Bold oranges and pinks to represent fun in the sun
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Bright pinks and reds make a bold statement that's perfect for a girly summer party. Add a few watermelon faux cupcakes to make it even more fun!
Muted and Pastels Tablescaping
If you love more muted colors for their sense of calming beauty, this beautiful version of muted colored pinks, creams and peaches is relaxing and inviting.
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Sunflower Yellow On The Table
A vibrant fun palette is perfect for your next alfresco gathering. Shades of yellow and white make a cheerful, playful palette that's perfect for pool parties.
Take this same idea, but use warm yellows and corals for perfect for a laid-back bbq. Add this Waffle White Tablecloth to your table for that classic look! Made from durable polyester, this vintage-inspired tablecloth is a great way to achieve the look of classic table linens without the cost and fuss.
More Fun Summer Tablescape Tips
Bright patterns and yummy fruits create a fun and playful tablescape. Most importantly, have fun. Mix up your colors, patterns and textures for a fun, unique tablescape that reflects your personality!
Bright red and bright blue are vibrant and unique and make a bold statement, while oranges and reds are great for an evening barbecue if you're looking to create a warm, cozy feel.
For a look that feels as light as a summer's breeze, choose a linen tablecloth and napkins. These breathable materials lend your table an airy feel, while still giving you a polished look. Tablecloths are an important part of the decor, so choose something that goes well with your overall color scheme.
Summing It Up
Whether you're looking for something bright and cheerful or cool and refreshing, there's a beautiful color palette to turn your summer entertaining from drab to fab. From bold oranges and pinks to serene blues and greens, there's a perfect palette for every summer party.