Throwing any sort of gathering at your home may mean you need certain items. For a start you’ll need enough glasses for everyone. If you’re throwing a dinner party then you’ll need all the appropriate cutlery, plates and so on.  Here are some must have items for anyone who like to entertain at home.


An ice cube tray is important for any summer party. Try and get something a little more interesting than the usual cubes. How about these funky guitars.

If you enjoy baking, why not try your hand at some bitesize treats using this mini cheesecake tray.


Keep your drinks cool in this carafe. It might be ice tea, a summery cocktail or just some water to keep you all hydrated.Entertain4

These gorgeous items are all from H&M. They’d be great for a casual dinner party or for an outdoor gathering.

Take a look at more of our top items for entertaining over on the Be Ready to Entertain Shoplinkz board.