Our Best Christmas Party Ideas

Hosting a holiday party? Start here. We'll share our best Christmas party themes and decorating ideas to kick off your planning process.

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Christmas Ornament-Making Party

Celebrate the holidays by hosting an ornament-making party. Not only will guests leave with a new skill, the ornaments they make will remind them of your festive gathering all season long. Get ornament how-tos, recipes and more.

Kid-Friendly Gingerbread House Decorating Party

Celebrate the Christmas season with a kid-friendly gingerbread house decorating party filled with fun and sweets. Here's how to pull it off.

Reindeer-Themed Fondue Party

This fun Rudolph-inspired fondue party will keep the little ones entertained during the holidays. Get our party tips, free printables and easy recipes to create your own version at home.

Host a Holiday Party for Your Pet

Forget a pet-friendly party — this one is completely pet-focused. Pamper your favorite dogs this holiday season with a party guaranteed to make their tails wag. Get step-by-step instructions and printables to throw this party.

Casual and Festive Christmas Open House

Host a classic open house with modern menswear touches this Christmas season, complete with easy appetizers, a signature cocktail and a card-making station. Get step-by-step party instructions.

Simple + Modern Cocktail Party

Holiday parties don't have to be complicated or expensive. With a trip to the grocery store and a little DIY elbow grease, you can pull off this sophisticated, modern cocktail party. Get step-by-step party tips now.

Host an Elegant Dinner Party With Handmade Touches

Enrich your holiday party with two key ingredients: elegance and ease. Dress your table with handmade decorations and easy recipes that will make holiday guests feel special. Learn how to throw this party.

Host an Around-the-World Cookie Swap

Host a casual around-the-world cookie swap party this holiday season, complete with international cookie recipes, hot cocoa and to-go boxes for guests. Get recipes and printables now.

Christmas Morning Brunch

Invite friends and family over for a Christmas morning brunch full of delicious fare, rustic wintry decor and a make-it-yourself hot cocoa bar. Get the invitation, recipes + more.

Throw a Crafty Kids' Party

Add a twist to holiday celebrations by throwing a party where kids can help craft the decorations, favors, games and more. Our exclusive (free!) printable templates and tips will get the party started.

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