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Laid-Back Picnic Table

A weathered barnboard table is the perfect setting for an outdoor brunch.

No need for formal napkins or grand floral arrangements — keep the look casual with tea towel runners and a few potted succulents. Golden cutlery adds a sparkling vintage touch.

Find more entertaining ideas in our Summer Table Decorating photo gallery. Also, to learn how to make this DIY Tea Towel Runner yourself.

  • Photographer: Tracy Shumate
  • Source: House & Home July 2011 issue
  • Products: Tea towelling fabric, Fabricland; plates, teacups, mini potted succulents, Crate & Barrel.
  • Stylist: Michael Penney

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