Holiday Entertaining Essentials
It’s time to get into the holiday spirit and toast to all of the fun-filled gatherings these next couple months has in store for us! With these gatherings, comes entertaining, and taking on the job of holiday party host is no joke. Expectations are sky high on an occasion of this magnitude, which is why we are here to help. From holiday decor to dinner table must-haves to cocktail necessities, scroll down to explore our favorite holiday entertaining essentials!
Nothing is more inviting than the sight of a festive wreath hung on your front door! You can even bring the outdoors in by hanging it on your dining room mirror to enjoy during feasts!
Holiday decor is not just about sight but also scent! Breathe in that nostalgic fresh smell of pine by using an abundance of candles. You can never have too many candles, in my opinion. And it adds that cozy ambiance to your holiday party.
Incorporate warm and cheery colors with a floral arrangement centerpiece. Dahlias, anemones, ranunculus, and amaranthus are some of the many flowers that are in season.
A table runner is a definite holiday party must-have. This decorative cloth gives the dinnerware and table decor a cohesive flow. Not to mention, they’re so easy and affordable to switch in and out throughout the seasons.
Serve your meats and cheeses in style! These gorgeous agate boards are an elegant step up from the popular marble cutting boards, making them party-worthy.
Every at-home chef should put this cookbook holder on their holiday entertaining essentials list. This chic and functional holder can be left out and utilized year round. And for those keeping up with the modern times, an iPad can be held here to display your holiday recipes too!
This two-tier marble serving tray is a little slice of heaven! It’s certainly a space saver for when the appetizer table is filled with an abundance of finger foods.
It’s time to break out the fine china! This wintery white set is the perfect pop of texture and elegance. It could classically pair with all the festive colors you wish to decorate your dining table with!
The Christmas tree is not the only thing that can bling up the holidays! Bling up your table settings with modern metallic napkin rings. Napkin presentation is fairly underrated and can really be the cherry on top of a beautiful holiday table setting.
How sweet is this Christmas tree-shaped dessert holder? It’s perfect for serving cupcakes or mini rice puddings. This festive metal stand helps to serve large gatherings with ease!
Who wants to pass a milk carton around the dessert table? Not me! Invest in a glass cream and sugar set to impress your party guests with the little classy details.
Pass the eggnog! A holiday party isn’t complete without a cocktail dispenser. Whip up your favorite festive drinks in bulk to keep the party going all night long!
Bring your holiday party to the next level by transporting your drinks in style! It can be rolled from the kitchen to the dining room and is more easily accessible than the top shelf of the kitchen cabinet.
So, there you have it. We hope you gained some inspiration for your next shopping trip with our favorite holiday entertaining essentials!
For more holiday inspiration, follow our Joyful Decorating Pinterest board!