Award show season is upon us, and you know what that means? It’s time to have your friends over for a Golden Globe Awards viewing party. You know the drill: ogle the red carpet arrivals, munch on some healthy but filling snacks and definitely don’t forget the bubbly. This time around though, add creative touches to make your viewing party the best in town. From tassel garlands to decorated champagne glasses to DIY popcorn bags, your guests will be seriously impressed. Scroll through to check out our favorite DIYs to kick your Golden Globes viewing party up a notch.


1. DIY Balloon and Tassel Garland: Start with some simple balloon and tassel decor to hang above your dessert table. One thing’s for sure: You can’t go wrong with a tassel garland. (via Kara’s Party Ideas)


2. Gilded Donuts: Oh, hello, beautiful treats. Take basic glazed donuts to the next level with edible glitter. They’re perfect for a glitzy award show party. (via Style Me Pretty)


3. DIY Balloon Awards: Make good use of commercial breaks by handing out these DIY balloon awards to yours pals. (via StudioDIY)


4. DIY Gold Photo Booth: Is it even a party without a photo booth? Opt for a gold fringe backdrop to show that you’re just as fancy as the celebs themselves. (via Brit + Co)


5. Printable Oscar Party Invitations: Invite your friends in style with this printable and put it in a gilded envelope you can make using scrapbook paper. It’s the prettiest mail your friends will receive all month. (via Make Life Lovely)


6. DIY Popcorn Bar: Snack your way through the awards with a DIY popcorn bar. Add faves like Reese’s Pieces, Junior Mints and shredded coconut so your guests can assemble their own delicious concoctions. (via Brit + Co)


7. Top Hat Wall: Swap out your gallery wall for a top hat wall. You can pick up a few from any craft or party store to instantly amp up your GG-night decor game. (via Kelly Golightly)


8. Bow Tie Champagne Glasses: Add bow ties to your champagne glasses to serve your prosecco in style. Paper straws ($24) are never a bad choice either! (via Kara’s Party Ideas)


9. Old Hollywood Printable Photo Booth Props ($6): Snag this instant download for some on-theme photo booth action at your party. Old Hollywood props are the perfect match for the Golden Globes.

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