11 Summer BBQ Essentials

Everything you need to host a backyard barbecue in style.
  1. Meat Markers

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    Let guests choose their preferred bites with these handy picks that designate your meat's level of doneness from rare to well-done. Meat Markers (set of 160), $4, CrateandBarrel.com
  2. Coastal Coasters

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    Guests will be thrilled to set their Dark and Stormies down on any of these nautical-chic coasters.
    Nautical Coasters (set of 12). $14, CWonder.com

  3. Name Tags

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    Put an end to the usual “whose glass is that?” confusion with these cheeky dry-erase wine charms.
    Wine Glass Name Tags (set of 6), $9, FredFlare.com
  4. Water Cooler

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    This elegant glass and cork vessel provides a chic way to keep your guests hydrated at your next backyard fete. Glass Beverage Dispenser, $50, CB2.com

  5. Photo by BlueRibbonGeneralStore.com

    Your dessert table will set sail with these nautically themed cupcake liners and toppers.

    All Aboard! Cupcake Set (24 liners and 24 toppers), $14, BlueRibbonGeneralStore.com

  6. Stylish Sippers

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    Everything from summer cocktails to sugary sodas is more fun when sipped through these polka-dot straws.
    Polka Dot Paper Straws Red White, $8, Kikkerland.com