10 Canada Day party ideas
1 Wine barrel chiller
Start off your Canada Day celebrations with an ice cold beverage. Keep your drinks cool all day in a handsome, eco-friendly, reclaimed oak beverage chiller that is large enough to fit drinks for your entire party. $398 US, vivaterra.com.
2 Cherry wood trays
If you're celebrating Canada Day with a classy, elegant affair, these high-gloss lacquer and polished nickel trays will help you serve up drinks and canapes in style. $58-198 US, Williams Sonoma Home.
3 Inukshuk centerpiece
Set a charming table with a double inukshuk centrepiece made from handpicked river rocks. A symbol of friendship and harmony, the inukshuk is the perfect Canada Day decoration. $38.50 US, exposedartandphoto at etsy.com.
4 Game table
Encourage activity and mingling between Canada Day party guests by organizing a fun four-on-four bubble hockey table tournament. After all, no sport can capture our hearts and minds quite like hockey. $800 US, recroom.com.
5 Graphic dinnerware set
This beautiful, bold graphic dinnerwear set from apmDesign will gurantee a striking Canada Day party tabletop. Each white ceramic plate features a unique crimson-coloured design. $300 US (for an 8-piece set), supermarkethq.com.
6 Customizable place cards
Create personalized Canadian-themed place cards for a sophisticated Canada Day dinner party. Choose from a wide array of fonts, inks and papers all customized to match your nationalistic theme and style. Starting at $1.85 US, papersinharmony.com.
7 Salad song cruets
No matter what tune you're humming, these playful, patriotic oil and vinegar cruets by Mint will have you in a cheerful mood. Just perfect in red and white; they'll fit right in when displayed on a tabletop at your Canada Day party. $37 US, gnr8.biz.
8 Canada outdoor throw pillows
Parade your Canadian pride around for all to see with these Canada Day outdoor throw pillows. The durable fabric and excellent craftsmanship means that you can use these cushions to decorate any area of your home. $39 US, Mazizmuse at etsy.com.
9 Bloom linen napkins
Set a simple and stunning Canada Day table with the help of these beautiful hand-printed linen napkins. Reuse them throughout the summer and enjoy as the organic fabric softens with every use. $24.50 US (set of 2), velocityartanddesiign.com.
10 Divided serving bowl
Create a delicious and nutritious display for your guests in this lovely white serving bowl. Customize it for a Canada Day party by filling up on red fruits like cherries, strawberries, raspberries or watermelon. $32 US, Pottery Barn.