For celebratory summer sipping
Create pretty labels for bottles of homemade cordial from white paper with a decorative punched edge. Tie in place with a bright ribbon and finish off with a jolly, striped straw.
Wooden tray (part of folding tray table), £50, Cox & Cox. Glass bottles, £7.61 (set of 20 x 250ml), JBC Online. Scalloped lace-edge paper labels created with Martha Stewart decorative punch, from a selection, Hobbycraft. Ribbon, from £2.50/5m roll, Sophies Ribbons. Striped straws, £3.50 (pack of 25), Pearl & Earl. Vintage bentwood chair, £75, Pimpernel & Partners. Ida check cotton tea towel, £6.50, Berry Red
Styling by Ben Kendrick. Assisted by Celia Stuart-Menteth. Photographs by Claire Richardson