Pretty New Year's Party Decorations
Welcome the New Year with these festive ideas for party favors, napkin folds, centerpieces, and pretty table settings.
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Silver Champagne Cozy
Here's an idea for a bottle of bubbly. These bottle wraps are so easy to make that you'll want some for entertaining and some for gifts.
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Ring in the New Year
Ringing in a New Year is a special celebration. Don't be afraid to break out the fine china and linens with friends. You don't have to set a formal table -- just arrange stacks on the buffet table and decorate with sweet flower bunches tucked in pieces of silver or crystal from your collection.
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Tall displays of food add a dramatic touch to a sideboard. These stacked cake pedestals were lined with flat cedar sprigs and piled with fruit and cookies. (Be sure to secure each pedestal with florist's clay or clear museum wax.)
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Don't think you have to make a huge splash with a flower arrangement. Instead, consider using single blooms in small vases. A handful of berry branches adds some holiday cheer and a bit of texture.
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Starry Mantel Decor
Silver spray paint helps create a cohesive look for these mantel decorations. Even a country-style twig wreath gets a makeover with metallic paint and is garnished simply with star shapes. A metallic-color theme is also a great way to update holiday decorations for New Year's Eve.
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Here's a classy touch for a holiday gathering. Set out a menu card listing the dishes on a buffet table. It's a festive way to announce the menu -- and it will help guests who wish to avoid certain food items.
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With these clever wire-wrapped glasses, your toast to the season is sure to be unforgettable.
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Celebrate the New Year with pop-open party favors that are full of surprises.
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Fortune Cookie Table Setting
Impress your guests with embellished goblets and chocolate-covered fortune cookies.
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Toast the New Year
At midnight, invite family and friends to mark the end of the old year and a fresh start for the New Year.
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When you have a dessert this gorgeous, use it as a table decoration during your party. It is not only pretty to look at but also a delicious end to the evening.
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