12 DIYs for the Ultimate Housewarming Party
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12 DIYs for the Ultimate Housewarming Party

You’ve finally settled into your new digs, the last box is unpacked and you’re ready to throw an amazing party to celebrate. From invites to centerpieces, we’ve got everything you need to pop champagne and break in your new home. Scroll on for 16 DIYs that will wow your friends and family and guarantee you a rockin’ party.

1. Invitations: Skip the store-bought invitations and give guests an interactive save-the-date with this super cute pop-up invite. (via Mr. Printable)

2. Mood Lighting: These little candles look and smell great, and can be customized with your favorite scent. If you want to thank your guests for coming, these could be a great parting gift as well. (via Brit+Co.)

3. Cutesy Coasters: Avoid stains on your new furniture with these classy, festive and stylish coasters. (via Design Love Fest)

4. DIY Centerpieces: Nothing finishes a home quite like plants. This floral centerpiece is easy enough for even brown thumbs (#guilty) to take on. (via Brit + Co)

5. DIY Photo Booth: In five minutes or less, you can have a shiny photo booth backdrop that’ll have guests posing in no time. Just add a few props and say “cheese!” (via Brit + Co)

6. Clever Snacking: Easy-to-handle foods are the key to good party snacks. Create a DIY dessert bar and invite guests to add their own toppings and frosting flavors. (via Brit + Co)

7. Grill Fruits + Veggies: If you have outdoor space and room for a grill, get to cooking. Grilling will help attract guests outside and create a flow in different areas of the house. (via Jackie’s Happy Plate)

8. Mini Pizzas: What great party doesn’t include pizza? These tiny pies will allow your guests to snack and drink at the same time — so clutch! (via Lief Currents)

9. Taco Dip: Avoid double-dippers by providing individual taco-dip cups for guests to snack on. If you want to avoid the plastic waste, these nacho cups are a great option as well. (via The Girl Who Ate Everything)

10. Party Platter Perfection: Skip the boring grocery store veggie tray and go for the gold with a Greek-themed platter. Pair veggies and brown rice tortillas, crackers or whole-grain pitas with hummus, tzatziki and feta cheese, and your guests will be digging in. (via Simply Scratch)

11. Peach Champagne Sangria: This drink had our mouths watering at first sight. With fresh peaches and bubbly champagne, it’s the perfect mix of sweet and fizzy. (via JulieBlanner)

12. DIY Bloody Mary Bar: No matter how picky your friends are when it comes to their drinks, there’s no way you can go wrong with a killer bar like this one. Where there’s bacon, there’s a party. (via Brit + Co)

Have you thrown a housewarming party? What are your favorite tips and tricks? Let us know in the comments below!