Getting the gang together to say buh-bye to 2017? From picking up fresh flowers, setting the table and cooking dinner, there’s a lot to do! Make sure you don’t miss an opportunity to surprise and delight your guests by checking out these New Year’s Eve party ideas inspired by a few of our favorite bloggers.
HAVE SOME FUN WITH DECOR
Craft up a fun champagne sign for your bar cart like A Beautiful Mess.
Give your bar cart a festive makeover like the creative gals over at Glitter Guide.
Let your friends beat out 2017 with a stick like Oh Happy Day.
SMILE FOR THE CAMERA
Create an Instagram-worthy photo backdrop like Studio DIY.
MAKE A MESS
Show off your DIY skills and make jumbo confetti pops like Sugar & Cloth.
I'm legit freaking out excited about how fun these jumbo DIY confetti poppers turned out! Not all DIY's are made equal, and this one definitely outshines most. Plus all you need is a quick trip to @loweshomeimprovement to make them! See the full how-to for NYE and just-because parties everywhere on #sugarandcloth! #ad #sugarandclothloves
Stir up some champagne punch like Bri Emery of Design Love Fest.
TABLE TOP MAGIC
Get dramatic with your table decor like Amanda Dawbarn of 100 Layer Cake.
Lay out snacks guests can nibble on before dinner like Camille Styles.
DON’T STRESS ABOUT THE FOOD
Throw a quick and easy meal together like Ali from Gimme Some Oven.
AFTER DINNER SWEETS
Pre-bake some sweet treats like Joy the Baker.
Melody Lowe is the Director of Content & Strategy for Blender Networks, Inc. When she’s not managing blogs for FitMinutes, The-E-Tailer, Cartageous, InStyleRooms, NurturedPaws & Shoelistic, she’s rearranging her bookcase at home in Culver City, CA, getting her fix of breakfast tacos and Topo Chicos in her hometown of Austin, TX with her fiancé and rescue dog or managing her own blog, Mustache Melrose.