The Oscars are coming! Mark your calendar for March 4th. It’s time to gather the girls, kick off your heels, and throw a fab awards party! It’s the 90th anniversary and there is already a lot of buzz about this event. In fact, you can view all of the nominees here.
In case you need a little bit of last minute party inspiration, I’ve put together some ideas for you.
These gold award statues are a must for your tablescape. You can kick it up a notch by letting your guests vote on the Best Actress and Best Supporting Actress among your guests, or come up with your own categories. Winners take home a golden trophy!Gold balloons are so much fun. Use them for decor or for a backdrop for a do-it-yourself photo booth.
Whip up a few of these DIY sparkly bottles and serve your champagne in style!
If you’re baking, you want some edible sparkle to top your creations. Here are some ideas to get you started.
If you’re topping your cake or cupcakes with fondant, Wilton’s gold pearl dust adds just the right amount of sparkle.
Edible gold flakes will class up any party! Brush them on macaroons or sprinkle a few into your champagne glass.
Does it get any cuter than these award cookie cutters?
Easy foods are the way to go, but you’ll need more than a plate of crudites to impress your guests. Try these favorites.
Carolina Bed and Breakfast’s Shrimp Ceviche is to die for! Here’s the thing: it’s super easy, but tastes like you spent an afternoon in the kitchen. It’s really fun when you serve it in fancy single-serve containers.
If you want to go all out you could make this homemade cavatelli and asparagus.
I’ve also collected a bunch of awesome party food ideas on my Party Pinterest Board.
As if getting your friends together isn’t fun enough, you can kick it up a notch with Award’s Show Bingo!
And the Oscar goes to…