Life is nothing without a good summer party, but choosing the right decor to suit your party style (and your Instagram following) is no easy feat. Thankfully, our beloved IKEA has come through yet again. If you really want to make your summer party sing, have a gander at our favorite IKEA hosting hacks. Whether you’re a low-maintenance gal looking for quick and easy cuteness or a DIY connoisseur eager to put your crafty prowess on display, these hacks are sure to make you the queen of the summer hosting scene.
1. Beautified Bar Cart: Hello, pretty! This metallic wonder makes drinks look even better than they taste. The pastel tassels paired with the metallic details give this look a whimsical yet sophisticated vibe. (via Twinspiration)
4. Beer Chest: Beer doesn’t exactly have a sophisticated reputation, but dressed up in this repurposed IKEA chest, it can be as fancy as Champagne cocktails. We’ll take this beauty over a Styrofoam cooler any day of the week. (via IKEA Hackers)
7. Sweet Treats: As any DIYer well knows, presentation is everything. Step up your party game tenfold with this easy hack — all you need are dishes, epoxy glue and the will to beautify. (via IKEA Hacks)
10. Dipped Stools: It never ceases to amaze us how transformative a quick coat of paint can be. These lovelies are great for extra summer seating or just for enjoying the fun, decorative details. (via Style Me Pretty)
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