July 2020

How to BBQ and Picnic in Style

If you’re celebrating the 4th of July with a cookout or backyard party, you need certain items to make your soiree complete. We’ve hand-selected the coolest picks for outdoor entertaining this season that your guests will love. Whether you’re heading to a BBQ or picnic tomorrow or any other day this summer, these smart and stylish items will make the most of your summer day.


Hammacher Schlemmer The Cordless Motion Activated Light, $39.95
Keep your party going long after the sun goes down with these cordless and weatherproof outdoor lights.  Light your porch, deck or patio without having to worry about complicated wiring or replacing batteries.

Privet House at Target Wild Appetizer Plates set of 4, $12.99
Melamine tableware is perfect for outdoor dining and Target has a diverse selection.  We especially love these fun and inexpensive zebra print plates!


Black Box Wines, prices vary
Think inside the box with an upgrade from the usual low-brow boxed wine.  Black Box wine is a delicious alternative to a bottle at a great price tag.  It’s perfect for a pool or park where glass is prohibited, plus you don’t need a corkscrew!
Tabletop Cylinder Torch, $19
These gorgeous torches add ambiance and ward off mosquitoes.  These inexpensive additions to your tabletop are also refillable, making them more convenient than regular citronella candles.

Ceramic Drink Dispenser, $39.99
Mix up your favorite summer drink and let guests serve themselves from this ceramic dispenser.  It comes in fun colors to go with any decor. 

Picnic Time Picnic Basket, $66.99
This picnic basket is cute for a summer date.  It comes equipped with wine glasses, a corkscrew, napkins and a cheese board and knife for the perfect outdoor afternoon.

Monogrammed Grill Tools Set with Storage Case, $92
The grillmaster will love having his own sleek, personalized tools.  This high-quality set comes in a convenient carrying case for storage or any guest grilling appearances!



Bodum Fyrkat Green Grill, $59.95
A tabletop grill is perfect for rooftop or beach barbecues.  It’s portable and compact, and totally chic in this green shade.

Personalized Riviera Green Cocktail Napkins, $52 for 100
Personalization makes everything extra special and these summery striped cocktails napkins are no exception.  These also make an amazing hostess gift!

Buy Rattan Globe String Lights, $29

Buy Rattan Globe String Lights, $29

  • These lantern-like lights create a magical mood and are the perfect decoration for any backyard party
  • Illuminate your night by adding these easy-to-use lights on a terrace, balcony, or in the trees

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Buy O-Grill Portable Gas Grill 3000

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Buy O-Grill Portable Gas Grill 3000, $179.99, at target.com

  • Steel grill uses propane canisters
  • Compact for easy portability
  • Perfect for camping, picnics, beach barbeques, and backyard parties
  • Circular stainless steel grill for even cooking
  • Available in 4 bright, fun colors as well as the classics, black and gray

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