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40 Great Gifts for Dining and Entertaining
"best idea for the perfect gift for entertaining in the comments section and tell us why... gifts for those who love to entertain. Some are unique items to bring to the party... room and entertaining in mind. We'd love your great gift finds, too. Add a link to... something for you, perhaps?). And come back tomorrow for our next guide to the most stylish... grinch... Great list, Becky! So many cute things for entertaining! Thanks y'all! Tricia..."
50 Great Designs for a Garden Party
"inspired for throwing your own alfresco fiesta with this look at 50 of Houzz's most... spots for an outdoor party. More: Browse photos of outdoor kitchen designs... growing for the pergola? @laura, how dreamy! I love my partner's garden for entertaining... above... Great ideas for pergolas and garden decoration. Thank you so much! Gorgeous... So many great outdoor to choose from! I don't know which one I like best!! Very beutiful..."
Overnight Guests Coming? How to Be a Great Host
Ensure a good time for all — including yourself — by following these steps for preparing for and hosting houseguests
"good time for all — including yourself — by following these steps for preparing for and... experience a great one for everyone.... nothing for dinner, missed rides at the airport — I have experienced all of these and... new ones for their own bed. Thanks for all your great ideas for getting rid of my... very great tips for being a great and hospitable host! sensible, simple ideas to improve... storage for more than six months, either lie on it for half an hour or leave it inflated..."
Houzz Tour: Lowcountry Style With an Eye on Entertaining
"rooms with great flow make this South Carolina home intimate yet ever ready for a soiree... prepare for designing a home with local Lowcountry style in Bluffton, South Carolina... bugs) for years. The house takes full advantage of breezes and shade, with plenty... outdoor entertainment space connected to the home. Combining regional architectural... attitude for relaxing. The neutral colors are great and that headboard made from a window..."
Guest Picks: Create a Beautiful Table for Entertaining or Eating Solo
"ideas for hosting a memorable meal or treating yourself to a visual feast... are some great selections for you to consider adding to your dining artillery. Each... house for brunch or dinner. Using the serving pieces I have accumulated in my life... gives me great pleasure, even if it means a lot of hand washing after the company leaves... are--promos for Houzz product sellers. How do you think they pay for all of this? These..."
Guest Picks: 20 Trays for Entertaining and Display
"ether for elegant entertaining or dinners in front of the TV, there's a tray for... use them for entertaining or for making coffee tables, bars and desks look styled and... also make great gifts for the holidays, weddings and anniversaries. At the moment, I'm... in our great catalog ~ the Jamestown Tray. Get yours at http://bhall.willowhouse... .com for just $57.96! Love all of these trays Mary Ann! I think I have a slight tray..."
How to Arrange Your Room for Entertaining
"places for wandering, for hanging out, for intimate conversations and for talking... laid out for entertaining on a daily basis, but you can always rearrange the furniture... so well for a party. It's not the holiday-themed decor or even the food or drink,... important for throwing a good party — music, lighting, food, drink, and of course, good... to look for ways to spread the food and bar tables into other rooms to encourage people..."
12 Great Kitchen Styles — Which One's for You?
Sometimes you can be surprised by the kitchen style that really calls to you. The proof is in the pictures
"areas for functional use that are easy to clean. Thank-you Houzz for a great article... which is great for entertaining. Good luck finding one; there are a lot of cute bistro... preference for rich wood. I love farmhouse kitchens (except for the weird painting by... Classic for me Transitional / traditional for me! The rustic one. Remind me my old... covers for your projects, I'll be happy to create a style specifically for you. www..."
Make Your Checklist for Entertaining Season
"es to entertain, not only on holidays (of which there are plenty!) but also with... whether you entertain a lot or a little, having a well-stocked home can take a lot of the... conversation. Great music, age appropriate for age group is fun...for example, at my age... basket for drop in friends and family. Thanks for the list. JT I like your ideas... journal for holiday entertaining! It is fun to look back over my notes and see what..."
5 Ways to Get Your Living Room Ready for Entertaining
Whether you have a week for party prep or just a couple of hours, here's how to set the scene for comfort and fun
"a week for party prep or just a couple of hours, here's how to set the scene for comfort... set up for guests, your holiday dinner party can go from fabulous to awkward as soon... 'Durability'. Great ideas for hosting a party! Another thing to keep in mind this season... ready for entertaining ahead of time so I can actually enjoy my guests instead of... never "entertained" as such, so I am pretty clueless. These comments are great. We..."
Quick Take: A Modern Pool House for Art and Entertaining
"place for entertaining by the pool. Jon Vogel had just finished working on their... muse. For this New Jersey landscape painter, it's her own property. After she and... such a great space. I use a corner of my covered sun room, so far mostly for sketching... love it for myself! Art has no boundaries or rules...Since it is their work hanging... This is a great example of how people live in their real spaces. As we all know,not..."
Guest Picks: Ideas for Autumn Entertaining
"all your entertaining needs this season. — Annemarie from Brunch at Saks... every one for Autumn Entertaining!! Love it! Oh I have a designer pillow Giveaway I... on sale for $7.99! Great picks! I just want to add that Wal Mart has the acorn vase... join! ( a great resource as well), Xoxo Karena Art by Karena Love your picks!! My daughter... filler for somewhat less than Pottery Barn. I once used real acorns and they sprouted..."
Houzz Tour: A Home for Family and Entertaining Too
"would work for their family life as well as comfortable and stylish entertaining. They... generous entertaining and living spaces while keeping separate zones for family activities... this is great Beautifully done. I particularly like the powder room (wallpaper is... is great) and the entryway. Also, I am very jealous of the dining room. I would love... seats 12 for dinner without having to move furniture around. I like those saltwood..."
Guest Picks: 20 Ice Buckets for Holiday Entertaining
"easier for guests to mix something up for themselves while you're busy in the kitchen... October, the entertaining season is right around the corner. In just a few weeks we'll be... of your entertaining arsenal: the ice bucket. It can add a splash of style to your... Great post! The popularity of vintage barware has rocketed! More fabulous choices:... It's for keeping ice from melting! We're loving the creativity in these ice buckets..."
Guest Picks: Set a Summery Table for Outdoor Entertaining
Make your soiree as colorful and bright as a summer garden with trays, glasses and serveware in vivid hues and patterns
"chances for breakage, what with wind, pets etc. We have a lot of great things for your... outdoor entertaining and what could be more fun than flamingo salt & pepper shakers... Looks great but I would never put a $165 platter outside nor use $60 set of 4 wine... perfect for iced tea and cucumber water. What is it about outdoor entertaining that... a need for a cheese plate or a stack of crostini? Serve ’em up with some style on..."