You'll Want to Steal These Gorgeous Summer Party Ideas From Lo Bosworth

Not only is summer a time to travel and spend some time outside in nature, it's also a time for entertaining and hosting the people you love most. With time off work and warm weather, there's no reason not to throw a party or two before Labor Day. If you're looking for summer party ideas, why not learn from the best? Laguna Beach and The Hills alum Lo Bosworth certainly knows how to throw a party. In between managing her personal blog, The Lo Down, and acting as chief executive of Love Wellness, a health brand she founded, Bosworth can be found entertaining in her Los Angeles home.

"For me, coming back to L.A. and getting a home here has allowed me to have so much more space, so I knew that I wanted it to be a home that was full of friends and family all of the time," Bosworth tells MyDomaine. Ahead, she shares how she makes the most of her space and entertains guests like a pro. Here are nine of the best summer party ideas guaranteed to make any event a smash (and a recipe for Bosworth's favorite summer cocktail).