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Take 5: Your Weekend Inspiration

May 30 2014 - 4:03am

After the Memorial Day holiday, the weekend came fast didn't it? If your calendar is clear and you're looking for a way to shake things up, here are five ideas to get you started. Score a deal on Saturday by shopping Summer finds that won't break the bank, and make Sunday all about a relaxing staycation. Enjoy!

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Try a DIY

There are few things that are as satisfying as pulling off a successful DIY [2] project, especially when a guest asks where you purchased it. Here are a few our favorite DIY tutorials [3] that show you how to organize, entertain, and decorate with style. So, roll up your sleeves and get cracking! You can do it.

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Shop For Summer

With Memorial Day behind us, it's Summer everything from here on out. To celebrate, we found 20 vibrant switch-ups under $20 [5]! From entertaining essentials like polka-dot coasters to colorful pom-pom pillows, these additions will add an easy, breezy vibe — beach house or not!

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Enjoy a Staycation

No need for a relaxing vacation when a staycation can do the trick! A few beach-house essentials [7] will help your space look like an ocean retreat, and hosting a movie night will bring the blockbusters straight to your backyard. See our outdoor must haves [8] (including a DIY [9] movie screen) to stage an unforgettable cinematic experience.

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Prep For a Party

Hosting a party can be expensive, but there are ways to entertain this Summer without spending a fortune. Thanks to these creative tips and tricks [11], you can easily create the look of an expensive bash on a budget. Seriously, in no time, you can throw together a party that will leave guests impressed and your wallet happy.

Source: Instagram user enjoyeventsco [12]

Start Gardening

Head outside to freshen up your green thumb! If you live in the California Bay Area, be sure to check out Sunset Magazine's Celebration Weekend [13] for loads of outdoor ideas (including small-space patio suggestions). If not, these celebrity backyards [14] and affordable patio updates [15] will leave you totally inspired.

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