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    24 Essential Items For Summer Drinks Parties

    Everything you need for some summer sippin'.

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    1. The most important thing for any drinks party is ice. A warm drink is a summer crime, you hear me! These silicone ice trays are stackable to save space in your freezer and have a lid to prevent spillage.

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    Price: £6.99 for a two pack.

    2. Or, go even further with this countertop ice maker. It makes nine ice cubes in just five minutes – that's over 28 pounds of ice in 24 hours! It's also super quiet and easy to clean.

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    Price: £109.99

    3. And you absolutely need a big cooler bucket to keep all your bottles cold, because, I repeat, warm drinks are a summer crime.

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    Price: £20.24

    4. This set of flamingo stirrers, cocktail umbrellas, and drink decorations will make all your libations look suitably ~summery~.

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    Price £8.99 for 80 pieces.

    5. This book has 40 traditional cocktail recipes that are easy to make yourself, including summery Mai Tais, Sloe Gin Fizzes, and Tequila Sunrises!

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    Price: £9.19

    6. Imagine mixing up drinks in this stunning vintage-style cocktail shaker! It comes in three metallic colours that all look equally glam.

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    Price: £25.00

    7. Measure out the spirits you need with this precise copper jigger. It'll make sure no one has too weak or too strong a drink!

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    Price: £4.00

    8. And this strainer comes in the same nice copper shade and is dishwasher safe.

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    Price: £5.99

    9. Or get all the bits you need in this matching copper cocktail set. It has a Boston shaker, muddler, bar spoon, jigger, strainer, and recipe book!

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    Price: £29.95

    10. If you're making fancier drinks, these ice cube trays make brilliant extra large ice cubes and spheres that melt slowly to keep your creations cold without overly diluting them.

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    Price: £14.99 for two trays.

    11. Think how good they'll look in these whisky and old fashioned glasses!

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    Price: £26.28 for two.

    12. If you don't want to make individual drinks, mix up a big batch in this punch bowl. It'll make serving drinks so easy and looks really fun!

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    Price: £11.99

    13. These strawberry print napkins will look adorable and are useful to have around for any little spills.

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    Price: £3.50 for 20.

    14. Or if you want something reusable, these beautiful napkins are made out of 100% cotton.

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    Price: £23.99 for four.

    15. You know what goes down a treat at summer drink parties? Muddled cocktails! This wooden muddler will make excellent mojitos or fruity daiquiris.

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    Price: £3.89

    16. If you want to top your drinks with crushed ice for added flair (hello frozen Margaritas!) this ice crusher is just the thing!

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    Price: £12.99

    17. If you're celebrating a special occasion or just want to toast the warm weather, these champagne flutes will make all kinds of bubbly taste even better.

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    Price: £29.97 for four.

    18. While we're on the subject of glassware, these colourful tumblers look delightful and are pretty much unbreakable so you don't have to worry about any accidents!

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    Price: £27.95 for six.

    19. Serve some snacks alongside your drinks with this handy dip set. It rotates for easy access and will keep crisps, olives, and nuts nicely separated.

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    Price: £23.99

    20. Keep guests hydrated with this 1.8-litre capacity jug. It has a delicate pattern on the glass and is resistant to temperatures ranging from freezing to 300℃.

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    Price: £14.99

    21. Or if you need something even larger, this drinks dispenser is a whopping 7.6 litres and makes serving a big batch of water, soft drink, or something stronger very easy.

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    Price: £19.98

    22. You can keep cans cold and make them look ridiculously pretty with these insulating covers.

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    Price: £4.99 for four.

    23. If you don't have a lot of fridge space, this enormous cooler box has a 24-litre capacity and comes with two ice packs to keep drinks cold.

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    Price: £18.99

    24. These disposable cameras are a charming way to capture all your party memories.

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    Price: £29.99 for two.