Summer Tabletopping Made Easy

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Each night, you set your table with the expected: plates, glasses, utensils and maybe a few napkins if you're feeling particularly ambitious. You need them; they bring food and drink to your lips in a socially acceptable, functional way. But this lineup is as zero-frills as it gets, and sometimes your table might require a little something extra. When entertaining the masses or just enjoying the ambiance of your own dinner table, going for a range of unique table toppers is undoubtedly a must.

But what should grace the top of your table? Entertainers of the world: Avert your gaze to Food Network Magazine's master list of stellar tabletop ideas, all fit for summer. Ranging from green, reusable party goods to custom napkins, this list ensures that your table goes from undeniably sparse to thoughtfully filled.

Ready for more? Make your way over to Food Network's Summer Entertaining Guide for more smart party tips, decorations and, yes, table toppers.

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