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Garden Party Inspiration

Filled with the possibility for plant-inspired details and creative outdoor lighting, a garden party is sure to be whimsical, picturesque, and something your guests will never forget. It’s the perfect outdoor theme for summertime events such as weddings, bridal showers, birthdays, or anniversaries!

Take a look at these Garden Party Inspiration Ideas:

Rosé Champagne & Edible Floral Ice Cubes

Edible floral ice cubes are the perfect touch for a bar at a garden party event.(Image Source:

Adding a pop of color to ice cubes with edible floral bits is a great way to bring the garden theme into your bar service. They’ll instantly make any cocktail look more beautiful but pairing them with rosé bubbly is pure perfection.

Floral Decorated Cupcakes

Pretty floral cupcakes decorated for a garden party theme.(Image Source:

Cupcakes are the ideal size and shape to be the base for a beautiful flower design and are a great way to incorporate your garden party theme into everyone’s favorite course, the dessert! Create a mix of colors and flower types, and you’ll have an elegant bouquet of treats your guests will adore.

Plantable Invitations

Plantable seed paper wedding invitations are the perfect match for garden party events!

Nothing is a better match for a garden party than seed paper wedding invitations that grow. The eco-friendly paper is embedded with a blend of wildflower or herb seeds, so your guests will be able to plant them in a garden or a pot of soil in anticipation of the event. They can even be customized for other occasions such as birthdays and bridal showers.

Tree Trunk Lighting

Creative outdoor tree lighting for a garden party.(Image Source:

Lighting is one of the most important aspects of any outdoor event and lucky for us, there are tons of illuminating ideas out there on Pinterest. Trees are a favorite because of their natural beauty and how they can magically be transformed when surrounded by twinkling white lights.

Natural Bug Spray Favor

Make your own natural bug spray for favors at a garden party.(Image Source:

DIY natural bug spray favors are a unique idea for an outdoor event to keep your guests smelling great, while also repelling those pesky bugs that have a way of ruining even the most elegant occasions. The lavender and rosemary addition to each bottle also makes it look even more garden-inspired to tie into your theme.

Fire Pit Lighting

A creative way to create the warming effect of a fire without the flames.(Image Source:

Brighten up dark corners of your garden party with this beautiful DIY fire pit lighting. All you need is a base, a few logs of wood, and some fairy lights to create the warming appeal of a fire pit, without the dangerous open flames.

Let Love Grow Sign

This pretty Let Love Grow sign is perfect for a garden party wedding!(Image Source:

Using signage with wording that ties into your theme is a great way to help set the tone of your event. For a wedding, we especially love Let Love Grow because it’s short, simple, and beautiful.

Watering Can Accents

Watering can accents with floral arrangements for a garden party.(Image Source:

No garden party is complete without a few watering can accents. They’re perfect for centerpieces, hanging from trees branches, dressing up dessert or guest tables, or simply added to any area that needs an extra little something.

Water Bucket With Votives & Flowers

This bucket with flowers and candles is a romantic addition to a garden party wedding.(Image Source:

Make any area of your party more romantic by accenting an old tin water bucket with flowers and floating candles. They are easy to put together and will help incorporate your theme into entranceways and dull corners in need of more color.

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