Christmas Cocktail Party Inspiration
The holiday season isn't just about picking out the perfect presents and decorating your tree, it's also about celebrating and spending time with friends and family! Today's Christmas Cocktail Party inspiration features simple decor tips and plenty of delicious cocktail recipes to try when hosting your own holiday event. Cheers!
Simple Christmas Decor
For a cozy Christmas party, keep decorations simple with greenery, white lights and elegant wreaths. We love the idea of moving living room furniture aside and setting up a make-shift bar for displaying delicious cocktails! Image: Ballard Style Studio
Festive Snow Globes
For easy decor, try making these DIY snowglobes with toy Christmas trees and mason jars. Don't have the time to craft? Purchase them from Anthropologie instead!
Chalkboard Tree Backdrop
For a fun alternative to a photo backdrop, sketch a Christmas tree onto a large chalkboard and scatter faux presents and other props for your guests to use! Image: House and Home
Spiked Egg Nog
Serve classic egg nog spiked with rum and garnished with clove and nutmeg. Image + recipe: Epicurean Mom
These simple and delicious rum balls are a holiday must! A great treat to whip together at the last minute before having a few friends over. Image + recipe: Alexandra Cooks
Keep your guests cozy and warm with this delicious mulled cider cocktail garnished with cinnamon sticks. Image + recipe: College Candy
Festive and delicious, this Mistletoe cocktail mixes raspberry vodka with basil and Sierra Mist for a refreshing holiday beverage. Image + recipe: Everyday Occassions
For a unique holiday cocktail, try this vanilla flirtini. Champagne with a splash of pineapple and vanilla vodka topped with pomegranate seeds. Image + recipe: Everyday Occassions
Glitter Cocktails Invite
Invite your friends over for a festive evening of cocktails and merriment with these glitter invitaions from Minted!
$0.45 each for 100
Gold Bow Earrings
Top off any holiday look with these playful gold-plated bow earrings from Marc by Marc Jacobs. 1/2" wide.
Red Cocktail Dress
You'll be the perfect hostess in this stunning red cocktail dress by Shoshanna. Soft ruffles embellish the shoulder of the vibrant red silk dress.
Baileys + Hot Chocolate Favor
Send your guests home with homemade hot chocolate mix and marshmallows in a mason jar. Top it off with a small bottle of Baileys for the adults! Image: Heart 2 Home
Simple Christmas Decor > amazon.com, Festive Snow Globes > anthropologie.com, Chalkboard Tree Backdrop > houseandhome.com, Spiked Egg Nog > epicureanmom.com, Rum Balls > alexandracooks.com, Mulled Cider > collegecandy.com, Mistletoe Cocktail > blogspot.com, Vanilla Flirtini > blogspot.com, Glitter Cocktails Invite > minted.com, Gold Bow Earrings > shopbop.com, Red Cocktail Dress > neimanmarcus.com, Baileys + Hot Chocolate Favor > amazon.com