After the exorbitant amount of money spent on food and gifts during the Holidays, it can be hard to even think about hosting a New Year’s Eve party. However, this year, don’t let that deter you from hosting. With these DIY party tips, you can have a great New Year’s Eve party without spending your life’s fortune.
Party Tip #1. You can scour the internet and find some fun DIY New Years’ Eve decorations that are both festive and cheap. Here are some easy ideas – party stick pompoms and origami stars. Click here for directions on how to make both.
Party Tip #2. Liven up any party with a fun New Year’s activity. A simple yet decorative idea is a Polaroid Photo station with a clothes line and clothes pins hanging up around it. Have guests take a picture of themselves, write a New Years’ Resolution on the photo and then hang it on a close pin.
Party Tip #3. A neat trend for decorations is printable decorations. It’s an affordable way to carry out a theme throughout your party. You can find FREE or inexpensive PDFs of decorations that you print and cut out yourself. Here are a few examples for New Years’ Eve themes.
- Spoonful.com (free)
- Celebratemag.com (free)
Party Tip #4. It’s not New Years’ Eve without watching the ball drop. So why not create your own with this DIY Tinsel ball drop.
Party Tip #5. Ring in the New Year with these fun DIY Party Poppers. It will be a crowd favorite for sure!