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25 Summer Hosting Hacks From Our Favorite Designers

Put Your Menu On The Tablecloth
“For a casual get-together, I love to use brown butcher paper on top of the outdoor dining table," says Berk. "You can get creative and draw on a pattern with a sharpie or write the names of the food with a little blurb about each so everyone knows what they are eating. It keeps you from having to answer a million people asking, ‘Does this have gluten in it?'”