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Essentials for
Chic Outdoor Entertaining

tthe solstice is just behind us and summer is officially here! It’s time to spruce up the backyard, gather friends and family and have a blast enjoying the season’s long warm days and balmy nights. To make your celebrations a little more luxe this summer, we’ve gone shopping for fabulous entertaining essentials that will have you dining and unwinding in divine style.

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Black Stripe Hammock
$106 Bloomingville
Ready to unwind after your party? Spend a blissful day reading and relaxing in this graphic striped hammock.
YES PLEASE!

Teak Adirondack Chair
$499 POTTERY BARN
Comfortable and classic, the Adirondack chair is an iconic American design guaranteed to never go out of style. Pottery Barn has perfected the look in teak, the ultimate in weather-resistant wood.
YES PLEASE!

Thermashell Charcoal Grill
$1,975 Caliber
Don’t be fooled by the cute vintage look—this thing is high tech. The award-winning charcoal grill gives you a broad range of culinary options from searing, grilling and roasting to slow-smoking and gentle baking.
YES PLEASE!

Leather-Handled Wine Carrier
$65 Food52
Bring along your favorite summer sip with this hand-crafted wine carrier, complete with a clip-on corkscrew.
YES PLEASE!

Lobster Pot
$160 Le Creuset
Invite all your friends over for a lobster boil—this enameled steel pot is fit for the occasion, with a cute vintage label to boot.
YES PLEASE!

Lobster Picks
$60 Williams Sonoma
Serve lobster as they do in the finest restaurants with these gorgeous stainless-steel lobster picks.
YES PLEASE!

Lobster Napkins
$67 Set of 4 Thornback & Peel
We love the refined whimsy of these 100% cotton napkins from Thornback & Peel.
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Leblon Beach Bat Set
£190 Frescobol Carioca
Handcrafted in Brazil, these beautiful wood paddles are just the thing to add some fun to your next backyard party.
YES PLEASE!

Stainless-Steel Beverage Bowl
$136 Williams-Sonoma
Not only is this sleek metal bowl a gorgeous way to show off colorful bottles of rosé and bubbly, the double-wall insulation keeps drinks cold for as long as six hours.
YES PLEASE!

Ice Crusher Mallet & Bag
$30 Crate and Barrel
For your outdoor bar set-up, this chic ice crushing kit makes it simple to whip up juleps, mojitos, slushies and more.
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LARGE HARDSHELL CRABS
$90-370 HARBOUR HOUSE CRABS
They say once you’ve tried Maryland blue crab you’ll be hooked forever. Enjoy the coastal delicacy from the source with delivery from Harbour House Crabs, available live or steamed and seasoned.
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Swirl Melamine Dinnerware in Stone
$24-35 Pottery Barn
Just right for elegant outdoor dining, these simple melamine dishes echo hand-painted Italian country ceramics but are completely unbreakable.
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Lobster Mallet
$15 Williams-Sonoma
This walnut mallet from Williams-Sonoma is the perfect tool for serving fresh lobster and crab with style.
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Hampton Stripe Apron
$30 Williams-Sonoma
We love the vintage American look of this tailored herringbone apron from Williams-Sonoma.
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Horseshoes Game Set
$150 Crate & Barrel
The classic lawn game goes glam with this handsome horseshoes set, complete with a sleek canvas tote.
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Just the Lobsters for Two
$115 Lobster Gram
Make any night extra fabulous with fresh two-pound Maine Lobsters delivered to your door. Throw together a beautiful salad and enjoy as the sun sets with a bottle of rosé.
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Colossal Crab Cakes
$120 Chesapeake Bay
Wow your dinner party guests with these be-all-end-all crab cakes, made with the finest hand picked crab meat and Chesapeake Bay’s beloved signature recipe.
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Lit Colorful Orbs
$24-48 Pottery Barn
Give your outdoor space a warm, magical glow with these chic orbs from Pottery Barn.
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American Flag Wool Throw
$180 Food52
Hello Fourth of July picnic! This chic patriotic throw from Food52 is a soft and cozy way to enjoy the outdoors this summer.
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Galvanized Metal Tiered Stand
$55 Pottery Barn
A casually elegant way to maximize space on your buffet table, with a rustic look that’s laid-back enough for summer.
YES PLEASE!

Lobster Claw Seafood Cracker
$7.00 Williams-Sonoma
A must-have tool for enjoying fresh lobster with a clever claw design.
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Smoke Shade String Lights
$30-60 Pottery Barn
There’s always something romantic about an outdoor space strung with twinkle lights. This updated take on the look uses smoky shades for a softened glow.
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Elise Linen Place Mat
$50 Ralph Lauren Home
A charming backdrop for your rustic outdoor tableware, these linen placemats complete the look with a delicate pop of blue.
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Maine Shore Clambake for Two
$152 Lobster Gram
Transport yourself to Maine with a classic summer clambake, complete with fresh lobsters, clams, potatoes and sweet corn plus all the fixings.
YES PLEASE!

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