David Stark's party planning check list
How-to: Make a magical snowflake garland. It can transform a room from blah to beautiful.
Party Palette: Work with shades of blue and icy silver hues; it will set the mood for your modern winter wonderland affair.
Recipe: Serve Peppermint White Russians this holiday season. Smooth, creamy and very buzz-worthy.
A warm color palette creates a cozy holiday atmosphere.
Decorate: Make your mantel the focal part of your home by stacking gifts, lighting candles and hanging garland—all in icy hues.
Decorate: Create a beautiful and snowy tablescape to inspire your guests.
How-To: Update a simple, white napkin with an iron-on, snowy friend. Click for instructions.
A traditional gingerbread house, but with an icy blue look that's ideal for a winter wonderland.
Fun for guests: Create a happy photo booth backdrop by taping directly on a wall. Get ready for more than a few laughs and lots of hearts on Instagram!