Ways to get set for summer
Image 1 of 4 ‘Pappelina Bob Mud/Vanilla’ rug, from £76; plates and mugs by Kate Samuels, from £10 for a plate; tapas jars by Garden Trading, £8.50 for a set of three; ‘Lexington’ blue striped napkin, £10
Image 2 of 4 Cotton cushion by Lexington Arts & Crafts, £69; ‘Trimaran’ striped cushion by Dash & Albert, £58; mosquito lanterns by Nordal, from £46 each; striped rug by Dash & Albert, from £33
Image 3 of 4 ‘Seafood’ tea towel by Lexington, £17; ‘Savore’ salad bowl by Umbra (on floor), £50; ‘Wild & Wood’ herb block by Sue Pryke, £20; grill stones by Emile Henry, from £51; ceramic platter by Just Slate, £24.50
Image 4 of 4 Hurricane lantern by Iron & Clay, from £40; ‘Piccadilly’ cutlery set by Cutipol, £209 for a 24-piece set; wine glasses by Lexington, £52 for a set of four; acacia bread platter by Just Slate, £15
Luxury online homewares shop Amara has created an inspiring set of summer dining images that celebrate the season of outdoor eating. Scroll through the gallery to see a host of stylish, relaxed dining ideas, suitable for every occasion from beachfront picnics to afternoon barbecues.
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