With New Year’s Eve being so close to Christmas, party planning for both can sometimes go awry, so to take away some of that holiday stress we put together the ultimate last-minute New Year’s Eve party kit. But what exactly is a New Year’s Eve party kit?
What’s in a Last-Minute New Year’s Eve Party Kit?
A New Year’s Eve party kit is a collection of all the essentials you need to throw a great New Year’s Eve bash (even when time isn’t on your side). When it comes down to it, all you really need is friends, family, and all those you hold near and dear to your heart. However, that doesn’t mean you can’t spruce up your home to ring in the New Year with a bang. From decorations and balloons to noise-makers and party hats, we rounded up the seven most essential things to have in your New Year’s Eve party kit to celebrate the coming New Year right (as well as a way to get them all on time!)
Best Gold New Years Eve Decorations
Wcaro 10-Piece Hanging Decorations
Where to buy: $15.89, Amazon
The first step to any great New Year's party is the décor. This chic 10-piece decorating set includes combinations of gold, black, and white handmade tissue paper pom-pom flowers, honeycomb tissue balls, and paper lanterns. Together, they make for a a gorgeous New Year's array that will will give you that "WOW!" factor you've been looking for.
Best New Years Balloons
Rose Gold 2020 Balloons
Where to buy: $16.99, Amazon
Ring in the new year a special way with this stunning New Year's Eve balloon set. Complete with a four 32-inch number balloons, two 18-inch star foil balloons, 10 12-inch rose gold and white balloons, four 12-inch rose gold confetti balloons, and a 32-foot ribbon for a total of 21 pieces, this bundle ensures your set up will be quick and stunning.
Nye Table Bundle
Best New Years Table Setting
New Year's Eve 8-Piece Supply Kit
Where to buy: $23.49, Amazon
Now that the rest of your home's ready for guests, it's time to set the table. This eight-piece place setting kit has an elegant starry night theme that will add just the right touch of pizazz to your tablescape. This bundle comes with eight dinner plates, eight dessert plates, 16 luncheon napkins, and 16 beverage napkins.
New Years Eve Party Kits Hats Crowns
Best New Years Crowns
Creative Converting Glitter Paper Tiaras
Where to buy: $39.95, Amazon
Everyone loves a good party hat, but those rubber chin straps are less than convenient. Ditch the classic pointed New Year's Eve toppers and pick up this set of glittery party crowns instead. With confetti-like detailing and a glittery "Happy New Year" message, your guests will look divine as they party the night away.
Photo Booth Props
Best New Years Eve Photo Booth Props
Big Dot of Happiness 20-Piece Photo Booth Prop Set
Where to buy: $12.79 (Originally $15.99), Amazon
Looking for a fun and easy way to spice up your New Year's Eve party? Try incorporating props! Photo booth props, like this 2020 set, have become a New Year's Eve party staple over the last couple of years, including everything from funny mustaches and sweet sayings to mini champagne glasses. Your guests will have a ball mixing and matching the pieces while creating memories that will last a lifetime.
Best New Years Noisemaker
50-Piece Cardstock and Plastic Party Horns and Blowouts
Where to buy: $24.49, Amazon
As the ball drops, it's customary to have a drink in one hand and a noisemaker in the other. With their gold, silver, and black detailing, this mix of roll-out and megaphone-like blow horns make for the perfect accessories to usher in a lively new year.
Best New Years Champagne Flutes
105-Piece Plastic Champagne Glitter Glasses
Where to buy: $25.99 (Originally $35.99), Amazon
You can't celebrate the New Year without champagne (or sparkling cider for the kids), so making sure you have enough glasses to go around is vital. If you're looking for a glamorous way to enjoy some bubbly this holiday, why not pick up this eye-catching set? Each one is dotted with glitter for a little extra-special flair, and they're made from 100 percent food grade plastic.