15 DIY Ways to Throw a Glamorous Oscar Party
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15 DIY Ways to Throw a Glamorous Oscar Party

Calling all movie lovers. If you’re like us, you’re constantly looking for reasons to throw fancy parties. The Oscars are the perfect opportunity to do just that. Beautiful dresses combined with gorgeous hairdos – could there be anything better? And that’s we’ve done a little party planning of our own. Feel free to copycat, and party it up, Oscars style.

1. Invites: May we have the envelope, please? Every great party has to start with some glam invitations. (via Twig and Thistle)

2. Oscars Marquee: It’s no secret that we love marquees at Brit + Co. Wanna jump on the bandwagon? Try out this blingtastic DIY! (via Fiskars)

3. Ticket Roll Bowl: Yes, that really is just a roll of tickets. This is such an innovative way to make a fun movie-themed bowl. (via Buggie and Jellybean)

4. Gold Heart Piñata: Getting sick of commercials break after commercial break? Take a breather and take turns hitting this shiny beauty! We recommend filling it with some movie theater-esque treats for the ultimate themed party. (via Studio DIY)

5. Popcorn Bar: Though this awesome popcorn bar is more fit for an outdoor party, you could easily create your own on a decorated table indoors. While you’re at it, check out some tasty popcorn hacks to add to your spread. (via Hostess with the Mostess)

6. Printable Popcorn Boxes: Printables are definitely a dream come true for any busy DIYer. These bright and colorful boxes would be a perfect addition to your popcorn bar! (via Design Eat Repeat)

7. Vintage Photo Booth Backdrop: A photo booth that is both vintage and movie-related? Yes, please! (PS: We’re huge fans of the popcorn cones she’s holding. Those would also be great for the popcorn bar.) (via Kelly Golightly)

8. Paper Oscar Statuettes: If you’re going for a sophisticated viewing party, this elegant statuette will feel at home on your table. (via Twig & Thistle)

9. Glitter-Dipped Bottles: Glitter is always a welcome addition to any affair. Add some pizzazz to your drinks with these glitter-dipped bottles. Our super adaptable tutorial would work well for wine and champagne glasses as well. (via Brit + Co.)

10. Gold Star Garland: Are your walls looking bare? Sparkle them up with this festive garland. (via Green Wedding Shoes)

11. Mani Cam: After spending all afternoon getting our nails ready, they’re definitely ready for their close up. Create your own version of the E! mani cam to show your appreciation for beautiful nail art. (via Miss Ladyfinger)

12. Balloon Awards: The Oscar statuette is way overrated. Give awards to your guests with these festive balloons! (via Studio DIY)

13. Food Labels: It’s time to dust off those precious Tinkertoys and put them to good use with these creative food labels. (via Fiskars)

14. Swizzle Sticks: For a glitzy touch to your drinks, try out these swizzle sticks. (via Odessa May Society)

15. Ticket Stub Backdrop: Last but not least, another photo booth backdrop. We couldn’t resist not sharing this fabulous ticket stub creation. (via Brooklyn Bride)

Planning your own red-carpet viewing party? Roll the credits in the comments below!