“For last year’s words belong to last year’s language, And next year’s words await another voice., And to make an end is to make a beginning.” – T.S. Eliot
The biggest night of the year is here. The only important thing to keep in mind is ringing in the New Year with style and having a party grand enough to match. There are many things you need to consider as you plan the evening – theme, food, lights and decor. It doesn’t matter whether you are hosting a laid-back affair or throwing an elegant shindig, welcoming the New Year deserves a bit of glamour and lots of joyful celebrations. So grab a glass of wine and put your dancing shoes on because these decoration ideas for New Year’s Eve are a recipe for your home.
Do not worry if you have no idea where to start. Just remember this golden rule – ‘make everything glitter’. Golden balloons, shiny dinner table settings, champagne and the like add a bit of spark in everything. So let us take a look at these fantastic New Year party decoration ideas.
Make The Dinner Table a Bible Affair
Your New Year’s Eve dinner is akin to the last supper as you look forward ringing in 2020. So why not make it memorable? Your dining table can be an elegant affair this New Year’s Eve! Decorate it with a touch of gold and glitter for some drama and elegance. Drape your chairs with eye catching fabric. Decorate your table with Christmas ornaments using a colour theme. You can also light scented candles to create a fresh and soothing ambiance. And to make your guests feel special add personalised name cards to every seat. They say a gold leaf brings good fortune which makes it a perfect symbol for a New Year’s card. Hand cut leaves from old greeting cards, write down each guest’s name and place it on every plate. If you aren’t certain about crockery China is a safe bet. It can’t go wrong if you want a refined New Year dinner party. And dress up that chandelier!
A Bubbly Bar
New Year’s Eve requires champagne, so why not bring on the bubbly with a sparkling bar? A bottle of Champagne complemented with elegant glassware, fresh cut fruits, citrus twists and herbs will make you bar stand out. Add quirky sticky labels, party hats, and drink labels to give it more drama. Glitter balls bring in a touch of glamour. Also, do not forget the popcorn! Surprising as it may sound, it pairs really well with champagne – quite a match made in heaven! Serve it on a shiny gold plate and watch your guests do a double-take
A DIY Pinata Is Always A Hit!
Disco balls are a hit when it comes to New Year’s Eve parties. It is always fun to watch a disco ball drop on 31st night to signal in the new year isn’t it? Now won’t it be super fun if you can make your own? You can create your own DIY disco ball pinata and use it as New Year party decoration. Get your guests or kids to try their hand it too. Fill the ball with chocolates or small presents – this quirky and crafty creation will be the centre of attention!
New Year Decoration for Kids
Spending New Year’s Eve with your kids ( and of your guests) is a lot of fun. If you’re clueless on how to make it interesting and fun, fret not! There are tons of activities and decorations you can cook up for kids on New Year’s Eve. They are going to love you for it too! Bring on those funny, whacky props and take some hilarious photos! This will make the last day of the year a memorable one. Crackers for kids are a great way to keep them busy too! A perfect way to end the night is with party poppers!
New Year’s Eve Wall Decorations
New Year’s decoration is incomplete without decorating your living room walls. The first thing that your guests will notice are the wall. Now if they are not decked up with the right decor you are not going to get that New Year’s Eve vibe going! To save you from shame, here are some ideas bling up your walls. Stick on mini trees on the wall or make a family photo tree with pictures of your family. Use quirky frames of different shapes and sizes to make it look more interesting. Fancy balloons are another great options and easy too! Stick on coloured balloons of various sizes to add glitter to your space.
New Year’s Is Incomplete Without Lights
Besides food, drinks, and decor lighting up your home is essential for a successful New Year’s Eve party! Don’t leave any stone unturned when it comes to giving your home a cool, wild, discotheque effect. You can rent laser lights for a spectacular ambiance. If you can’t get hands on a laser lights opt paper lanterns and decor lights for the perfect atmosphere.
Grab the shiniest outfit from your closet and bring out all party supplies because New Year’s Eve is almost here! We are approaching a new decade so it’s the time of the year to go all out with celebrations, right? Take our decoration ideas and create a memory that will last for the next decade! You want to have a good time at midnight! After all, New Year’s is all about celebrating a happy and healthy year. It’s that time when you leave the past behind and embrace opportunities a new year brings! Auld Lang Syne.
How are you ringing in the New Year? We would love to hear about your celebration and decoration ideas in the comments!