Outdoor reception tables are set up with each guest's place outlined in chalk on a roll of black paper. Single flower arrangements rest in milk bottles, latte bowls and ceramic tumblers. Votive candles illuminate paper bags trimmed with scalloping shears.
If you really want to get creative with your cookie cutter creations, use letters to spell your guests' names out of melon. They'll never mix up their drinks again! Click through for more on this and other summer watermelon hacks.