Pretty In Pink On The Patio

Looks like we’re a go (officially) for summer fun in the sun fetes,  celebrations, and gatherings sitting pretty in pink on the patio.

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Summer colors radiate a luminous sense and feel of happiness and cheer.

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The Frances Collection – One Kings Lane

Inspiration follows, and this is where the fun begins.

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Cobbler’s Cove Hotel

A pretty in pink on the patio outdoor space visually draws the eye and stunningly communicates come for the style, stay for the view.

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McCann Design Group

Simplicity is the calling card of summer making it a sublime backdrop for mixing and mingling with friends and family in the good old summertime.

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Anthropologie

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Rich.

Deep.

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Business & Pleasure Co. The Premium Cabana

Bright.

Fresh.

Fun.

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Business & Pleasure Co. The Premium Umbrella

Business & Pleasure Co. The Premium Umbrella

Color your world in shades of pink in style and in the shade for summer.

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HGTV – Tria Giovan

Warm summer days into summer evenings spent on the patio rejuvenate mind and body, serving as the optimum sit, sip, dine and dance in the moonlight opportunity to recharge your battery.

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Ballard Designs

Cozy is the desired result of the summer experience, and is fetchingly achieved through tactile and visual details.

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Vandervort 75.4” Long Reclining Single Chaise

Lighting is an essential part of setting the mood and the tone of a space, and when nature flips the switch it’s magic.

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Paper Lanterns

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IKEA

Seems the iconic sign of summer lawn and garden kitschy chic may quite possibly be the pink lawn flamingo.

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Invented in 1957 by American artist and sculptor Don Featherstone, the pink lawn flamingo continues to be synonymous with summer fun.

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Midwest Living

Summer flower gardens grant the extra added bonus of fresh bouquets of color rich summer blooms.

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Midwest Living

Mosquitoes can ruin that patio retreat vibe in no time.

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Extra force against nature is required in the fight against mosquitoes.

We depend on our Thermacell lantern to light the night and kick mosquito butt, but pretty on the patio is not one of its qualities.

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Gardenista – Photo by Justine Hand

I ordered (love curbside pickup!) two of these white flower citronella candles from Walmart at the beginning of pretty in pink on the patio season, and between the two working together our patio days into evening sitting sessions remain mosquito free.

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The Cottage Journal – Photography by Mark Lohman
Styling by Sunday Hendrickson

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Washington Old Schoolhouse Antique Mall

Wicker is a summer classic, and this vintage wicker chair is calling my name.

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Better Homes & Gardens Palm Outdoor Toss Pillow

Pink and green palm anything captures the classic Palm Beach-Bay-Springs look of summer.

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Rose Gingham Dream Indoor/Outdoor Throw Pillow

Currently catching my eye is the color, texture, and pattern trifecta of pink gingham, classic black and white, and a palace urn motif.

C&F Home Colonial Williamsburg 14" x 18" Palace Urns Indoor/Outdoor Decorative Throw Pillow

C&F Home Colonial Williamsburg Palace Urns Indoor/Outdoor Throw Pillow

Summer entertaining and patio decorating go hand in hand with setting a simple yet elegant summer inspired tablescape.

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Southern Lady Magazine

Premium Floral Collection Harper & Violet Garden Roses 15oz 2-Wick Candle White

Premium Floral Collection Harper & Violet Garden Roses 2-Wick Candle

On-trend decoristas have got this hot hostess style fashionista thing down pat.

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Finefetti Sandals by Kate Spade

Pink portable waterproof wireless speakers let the sweet summer music play on the patio.

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Portable Waterproof Bluetooth Wireless Speaker, Mini Stereo Bass, Pink

I’m not embarrassed to admit I strive to create a big look for little money.

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Light Banana Leaves Removable Wallpaper

An inexpensive pair of outdoor curtains embellished with trim, tassels, and tiebacks is a super chic way to zhuzh up your outdoor space.

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Celebrating the moments of your outdoor living life with a cool refreshing beverage is always a good idea.

Summer Cobbler Cocktail

Southern Living

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Popsicles and champagne come together to make Summer’s Sweetest Sparkling Sipper.

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Rose Lemonade

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Domino

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Simple touches refresh and impress.

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Putting together pretty in pink on the patio place settings is a summer breeze.

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Elaine Griffin Sea Island Garden Party – Photography by Julia Lynn

Acrylic and melamine tablewares give good style at a great price point.

Summer outdoor plates-glassware

Destination Summer Vintage Embossed Highball Glass in Pink
Calder 17 oz. Acrylic Drinking Glass (Set of 4)
Lillian 12 oz. Acrylic Goblet (Set of 4)
 Modern. Southern. Home.™ Set of 4 Lime Melamine Dinner Plates

Pink Round Placemats Celebrate It™, 4ct.

Pink Round Placemats Celebrate It™, 4ct.

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Hobby Lobby

Roasted Beet & Blueberry Salad

Roasted Beet & Blueberry Salad

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Cherry-Limeade Popsicles

Summer has arrived, and with it comes ample opportunities to kick your sandals off and enjoy a sunny afternoon into moonlit evening sitting pretty in pink on the patio.

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