When you are entertaining at home you can incorporate the things that are already a part of your scenery. Sometimes fences or gates might be challenge but there are plenty of ways to create the back drop that you need.
Use a chain link fence to your advantage by hanging banners behind it and display photographs on it.
Hawaiian shirts were used for decoration at this Jimmy Buffet party from Pretend, Party & Play.
Mason jars and paper flowers are used to enhance the look of this fence for a wedding from Style Me Pretty.
This would be great for a rustic party backdrop! Use frames and terra cotta planters to create on the fence.
Here is another great idea that was featured on P is for Party. For this Tinker Bell party, the goody bags were hung from the fence.
Always remember that you can dress up any outdoor event with a little creativity!