Best.Party.Ever. with David Stark
David Stark, celebrity event planner, shares his secrets to creating the perfect holiday party. From DIYs to recipes to unique decorating ideas – we’re ready to party.
Decorate: Make your mantel the focal part of your home by stacking gifts, lighting candles and hanging garland—all in icy hues.
winter wonderland : Target
Snowy Igloo Cake
Use snowflake toothpicks to dress up your hors d'ouvres, just like these coconut "snowballs." So fun!
Music: We worked with Harley Viera-Newton to create a special holiday playlist that will make your party come alive. Copy and paste this link into your browser: open.spotify.com/...
A traditional gingerbread house, but with an icy blue look that's ideal for a winter wonderland.
Mark each place setting by writing your guest's name with a paint pen on the ornament of your choice and tie with ribbon.
Cocktails: Make sure your champagne is kept well-chilled—keep several ice buckets like this one in cool hammered metal.
Threshold™ Hammered Metal Ice Bucket with Tongs
Layer gold and red plates for a more elegant take on rustic. For an adorable touch, use child-sized mittens as placecard holders, just write each guest's name to a label and attach.
Classic plaids—like these stockings—make the room feel festive. Accent with earthy elements and a little red house!