Posted: Jun 23 2016
Since winter, we’ve been dreaming (AKA Pinning) of the perfect summer – lots of sun, sand and…. Outdoor parties. Color palettes emerged featuring bright and berry colored hues, complemented by leafy bunches and rustic table settings. We’d see a recipe, start drooling and think, “Oh, that would pair really nicely with this raspberry drink,” only to promptly store it in our memory bank until the time would come.
Emily Henderson, a professional stylist, offers up these wise words of advice when it comes to hosting a dinner party:
"Flower arrangements can get stupidly expensive, but flowers, branches, or plants are key to livening up a flat surface – so you kinda need them. Instead of spending $50+, let’s go the cheaper route: greenery. You can typically get “filler” greenery at the florist for super cheap (or even free in some cases). Even better, you can literally find some really pretty leafy greens right outside. Go for branches and wildflowers..."
Some of our favorite décor goodies and styling pieces available at the OPT by NRFB store: