Updated: Dec 29, 2017 2:17 pm
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!)
Gold, Black, and White New Year's Eve Decor - 10 Pieces
The first step to any great New Year's party is decorations, so picking up some classic pieces is essential for any good party kit. This darling set includes a combinations of gold, black, and white handmade tissue paper pom-pom flowers, honeycomb tissue balls, and paper lanterns. A gorgeous New Year's array, these hanging decorations will give your party that "WOW!" factor you've been looking for.
Where to buy: Amazon, $16.89
Happy New Year Champagne Confetti Balloons
The decorations are set, so the next thing you need are some holiday balloons. Ring in the new year a special way with this festive New Year's Eve balloon set. Complete with a 16 inch "HAPPY NEW YEAR" balloon, mini Champagne glass and bottle foil balloons, gold, silver, and black balloons, and an assortment of gorgeous confetti balloons, your set up will be quick and stunning.
Where to buy: Amazon, $18.95
Colorful Firework New Year's Plate Set
Your home is now ready for guests to feast their eyes on, but what about their stomachs? Bring a little color to your table's place setting this New Year's Eve with this fun firework inspired set. This bundle comes with eight dinner plates, eight dessert plates, 16 luncheon napkins, and 16 beverage napkins that will make the perfect finishing touches to your New Year's spread.
Where to buy: Amazon, $17.95
Colorful New Year's Crowns - 50 Count
Now that the decor is taken care of, it's time for fun! Everyone loves a good party hat, but no one loves those rubber chin straps. Ditch the classic pointed New Year's Eve hats and pick up this set of party crowns. With colorful fringe and a glittery Happy New Year written across the top, your guests will look chic and festive as they party the night away.
Where to buy: Amazon, $25.81
Foil Fringe Party Horn - 24 Count
As the ball drops, it's customary to have a drink in one hand and a noise maker in the other. With their gold, silver, and black foiled fringe, these blow horns make the perfect accessory to usher in a lively new year.
Where to buy: Amazon, $10.52
LED Champagne Glasses - 6 Count
Speaking of drinks, 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 different way to enjoy some bubbly this holiday, why not pick up this lighted set? Each colorful flute is liquid activated and turns off automatically after the glass is emptied. The best part? The colored bases not only let you pick your favorite color, they help keep track of whose cup is whose meaning no more misplaced drinks!
Where to buy: Amazon, $18.99