‘Tis the season for last-minute pool parties, backyard BBQs, and outdoor movie nights. So you best be sure your home bar cart is ready for any occasion with colorful drink stirrers, ombre barware, and so much more. Take a peek at these nine easy DIY projects that’ll ensure your cocktails are totes Insta-worthy.
1. DIY Drink Stirrers: Bring the party with three different drink stirrers. Teeny tiny balloons, ribbon flags, and fringe sticks are just the thing to take your summer cocktails to the next level. (via Oh Happy Day)
4. DIY Peyote Stich Decanter: Your cocktails deserve the star treatment, and so does the vessel holding your go-to spirit. Transform a plain glass decanter with a beaded cover made with none other than your fave ’90s craft: perler beads! (via Mohntage)
5. DIY Press for Champagne Button: Or press for rosé, tequila shots, or ice cream — whatever! This project is quick and easy, but once you hang it over your home bar, you’ll look fancy AF. (via PMQ for Two)
7. DIY Gold Barware Set: If you need a set of gilded glassware to match your mixology skills, how about hacking it with some vinyl stickers? These gold foil glasses are just begging for a coffee cocktail that’ll have your guests totally starstruck. (via A Beautiful Mess)
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