The Best Things about the Summer Season.

July 07, 2022

The Best Things about the Summer Season.

Summer has finally arrived, and spending time outdoors enjoying the warm sunshine and everything that nature has to offer has become the order of the day!

The summer season is also the time when we celebrate important events, including weddings, graduations, holidays, birthdays, picnics, and get togethers with family and friends.

To make the most out of this delightful season, Decorator’s Notebook has some exciting recommendations for you. Let’s take a look!


Everything You Need for Your Summer Barbecues.

Summer is not summer without at least a few barbecues. If you want to give your summer barbecues that “je ne sais quoi”, consider some beautiful tableware or decor items from Decorator’s Notebook.

Our wide selection of quilts and throws and sustainable tableware will make your barbecue stylish and elegant.

Mango Wood & Steel Salad Servers


Goodies To Make Summertime Picnics More Enjoyable.

When heading outdoors for a lazy summer picnic, make sure that you pack everything you need to make the experience more comfortable.

Decorator’s Notebook offers a beautiful range of Swedish Wool and Cotton  throws, scatter cushions, and handmade quilts. These items come in a wide range of sizes and cheerful summer colours, and will be sure to brighten up your outdoor gathering.

Klippan Samba Rose Throw


 Birds Square Cushion

If you need some serving implements or picnic bowls, browse our kitchenware collection.

 Indigo Ceramic Serving Bowl

Perfect Graduation Gifts.

Summertime is also graduation time! If someone close to you is graduating, why not mark the occasion with a special gift that they can keep for many years to come?

Decorator’s Notebook’s uniquely-crafted leather notebooks and photo frames with various coloured hanging ribbons make wonderful gifts for any graduating student, while our sustainable jewellery and keepsake boxes also make gifts that they’ll treasure for many years to come.

 Leather Journals

 Kiki Photo Frames


Find The Best Wedding Gift.

Will you be attending a summertime wedding or two this year? With the Coronavirus pandemic delaying many weddings, many are taking place this year.

If you’re struggling to find a special and unique gift for the wedding couple, why not choose something fair trade?

Decorator’s Notebook’s handmade vintage cotton sari throws are multi-purpose and will a make much-appreciated gift. Other ideas for wedding gifts include sustainable scatter cushions, handmade tableware, eco-friendly vases, and bowls made by social enterprise groups.

 Kantha Quilt - King Size

Brass Embossed Vase

Celebrate Your Summer Beach Holiday in Style.

Now that Covid seems to be a thing of the past, we can finally enjoy our summer holidays again!

Whether you’re heading to a British seaside location or going further afield and to a foreign holiday spot, make sure that you do it in style!

Our colourful hammam towels from Morocco stand out from the crowd and help you to find your spot on the sand after a dip in the ocean.

 Hammam Towels

We also have some sustainable and beautifully-engraved copper water bottles in many designs. Also available are come matching cups from India, and make the ideal addition to any beach bag.

 Copper Cup


Puresh Large Jute Bag

When traveling to your holiday destination, remember to pack your toiletries and cosmetics in a durable and convenient toiletry bag. Decorator’s Notebook’s Kantha vintage cotton cosmetic bags are made by social enterprise groups, and you will thoroughly enjoy using them.

 Kantha Vintage Cotton Toiletry Bag


Treats for Big Birthdays.

Is there a big birthday coming up for a friend or family member this summer? If so, you’re probably wondering how to treat them for their special day.

Instead of gifting them with something boring, such as socks or chocolates, treat them to something completely different and unique from Decorator’s Notebook.

Whatever the person’s taste, we have something for everyone. For example, our handmade jewellery from India makes any outfit look unique and well put together and is ideal for the fashion lover in your life.

 Nkuku Pendent

Otherwise, we have some pretty, fair trade summer jute bags from Bangladesh that can be used even when the summer season is over.

 Blue Diamond Jute Bag

Alternatively, browse our collection of colourful tableware, hand-crafted kitchen chopping boards or beautiful homeware collections for inspiration for the perfect gift.

Wishing you all a fun packed summer!


We invite you to browse the pages of Decorator’s Notebook to find something new and intriguing to weave into the unique canvas of your home. We love hearing from you, so please do get in touch and join us on social media to share your thoughts and inspirations.


Decorator’s Notebook is a small family business that brings together unique and beautiful home accessories and gifts from around the world available online, whilst helping talented artisans in developing countries build a brighter future.