Find the perfect finishing touches for your outdoor dining table this summer.
Hand Painted Dinner Plate
Perfect indoors or out, this dishwasher-and-microwave-safe set is ideal for those looking to add a bit of pattern while avoiding bright colors. Each plate is hand painted by a Seattle-based artist.
To buy: $60 for a set of 4; amazon.com.
Bamboo Dinner Utensil Set
This reusable bamboo silverware is an eco-friendly alternative to plastic cutlery. The bamboo is sturdy enough to use many times while also maintaining a casual summer vibe.
To buy: $9; amazon.com.
Natural Rattan Trivets
These round, heat-resistant trivets can be placed under hot dishes on the dinner table. The woven rattan material is not only a charming decorative piece, but also ensures a non-slip grip.
To buy: $24 for a set of 4; amazon.com.
Light Rattan Plate Caddy
When serving a buffet-style meal this summer, allow guests to help themselves from this handcrafted plate caddy. Its pretty rattan shape is reinforced with an iron frame to ensure stability while carrying plates to and from the kitchen.
To buy: $70; williams-sonoma.com.
Large Faceted Lantern
Available in three different sizes, these lanterns are ideal for adding ambience to an evening dinner on the patio. Use them as a centerpiece along the dining table or hang a few around the backyard to help set the mood.
To buy: from $59; westelm.com.
Macrame Table Runner
Add a bit of boho chic to your outdoor space with this handwoven runner. Drape it over a raw wood table for an organic look that is sure to elevate your summer barbeque.
To buy: $56; amazon.com.