reason to celebrate | easy summer dinner invites • A Subtle Revelry

reason to celebrate | easy summer dinner invites

reason to celebrate | easy summer dinner invites

I spotted this photo over the weekend and found it such an inspiring piece for a summer eve’s dinner. Make it work for your next porch party by simply photographing a few of the fresh ingredients you will be using and scribbling a quick note onto the back with the place and time that you will be serving. Your guests will salivate over the gorgeously fresh invite.

Photo by Frances Janisch.



  1. I love this idea! You could even include dried herbs themselves! Or fresh, depending on how far the invites had to travel.

  2. Rebecca

    13 June

    Ahh, such simplicity. I love it :)

  3. lizzie

    13 June

    THAT IS A BRILLIANT IDEA. i love that idea, if you can’t tell.

  4. Great idea! It’s definitely inspiring me to cook or eat or both.

  5. NIce idea. You are always full of wonderful inspiratiion. Thanks :)

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