AUGUST SURVIVAL GUIDE

Hot sunny days, with thunder storms in the evenings, August is the real sunshine month, so to celebrate the eventual arrival of summer set up a picnic table in your back yard, decorate with florals and invite your friends over for a girls tea party. Cup and saucers-Wedgwood, SanLeo Rosato Italian Sparkling Wine-Waitrose, Wine and champagne glasses-Heal’s, Iced biscuits-Biscuiteers, Iced and flowering teas-The Republic of Tea, Cake stand-John Lewis, Reclaimed Teak Dining Chair and Table-Posh Graffiti, (for a more basic picnic table how about painting this one from B&Q), Favours to keep-Ballet slippers for your guests-Dancing in the street, Keep food fresh and safe away from those drowsy summer wasps in these pretty tins-Dot com gift shop, Almost to sweet to eat hand make summer fruit tarts using this recipe -BBC Good Food, Serve on french style plates-Bombay Duck, Table cloth made from Liberty fabric-Grace A Tana Lawn chosen by Florence Welch, it can’t be all sweet, so add a dash of savoury with refreshing cucumber open sandwiches -Vegan yum yum.

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  • http://www.juliasbookbag.com/ Melissa@Julia’s Bookbag

    Oh this is all so lovely!!! I want to go to a party that has ALL of these things in attendance!

  • http://upgemini.blogspot.com/ UpGemini

    gorgeous set! … and how did you know that lately I NEED a dreamy cake stand??? it’s almost an obsession! :D