The most beautiful garden party ideas

Are you looking beautiful garden party ideas to wow your guests? Celebrate glorious weather with long tables on the lawn, fairy lights strung in the trees, wild bouquets on the table and little unique touches to make your party extra special.

You can choose a theme or just make it as colourful as you want, using whatever you can find. Perhaps you have a fabulous eclectic collection of bowls that would make a great display on the buffet table. Or are you a star at making different punch and cocktails? Display them in large pitchers on a drinks station.

beautiful garden party ideas

Today I gathered some beautiful ideas to make your garden party extra special.


Vintage furniture at garden parties

Who says you need to sit on plastic chairs at your garden party? If the forecast is good, why not put some comfy seats around the table? Or a sofa on the lawn? Hang a chandelier from a branch!  It sure offers a fab look and it’s great for taking photos.

alternative garden party ideas

Vintage chairs at a garden party. Image: Bridesmagazine.co.uk[/caption]


Fresh flowers from the garden

Create tiny bouquets from the flowers in your garden and place them in bottles and glasses on tables or even hang the vases from branches with some twine.

most beautiful garden party ideas
Image: Pinterest
summer party ideas
Image: Pure Wow

pom poms for garden party

A cluster of Balloons for a garden party

What is a party without a balloon? Try clustering them together for more impact or fill them with helium to make them float above the table.

beautiful garden party ideas
Image: decoist.com

Paper decorations for your garden party

I always bring out my colourful fabric bunting for any party, as it lasts and looks wonderful, but a good alternative – and not too bad for the environment – are paper decorations. Pom poms, flags, lanterns, paper chains, anything to create that whimsical atmosphere at your summer fiesta. The more colourful the better and it’s definitely one of the most beautiful garden party ideas.

beautiful garden party ideas
ideas for summer party
Image: pretty little party shop

DIY hula hoop chandelier: beautiful garden party ideas

How great is this idea? Indoors and outdoors, this hula hoop chandelier makes a beautiful statement. Hang it from the roof of a veranda or from tree branches above your dinner table. This example has ribbons in different colours tied from a large hula hoop, combined with strips of paper, some perforated with circles. There are also strings hanging down with circles sewn onto them to make short garlands. For evening parties, string some fairy lights inside to light it up.

alternative garden party ideas
DIY paper chandelier. Image: http://shannonberrey.com

Use pallets for your beautiful garden party

Pallets are a great way to add some cheap extra furniture to your garden party decor. They are practical and look nice and rustic and you can stack ’em up high if needed. Use them to put the cakes and desserts on or turn them into a bar. Another idea is to turn them into a low table across the lawn with blankets and cushions on either side.

most beautiful garden party ideas
Image: Style me Pretty
most beautiful garden party ideas
Image: comoorganizarlacasa.com

And of course…food & drinks

Last but not least: don’t forget the food and drinks. Ice lollies only for children? No way! Make a batch of Gin & Tonic lollies and share them out at your party. Guaranteed a hit and pretty too.¬†Mix your gin and tonic together with some lime juice in a pitcher (measured as you would in a glass) and pour it into ice lolly molds. Drop a a few slices of cucumber in it and freeze.

For those looking to make their wine a little bit pinker, create a ‘pimp your prosecco’ bar! Also perfect for sparkling water for the non-alcohol drinkers (just call it ‘pimp your bubbles’!)

ced6a89757c138e1c6720acc1287248c.jpg
Gin & tonic ice lollies anyone?

vegan party food ideas
alternative party food

best ideas for summer party

Have a fabulous fiesta!

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.