Nifty·Posted on Oct 28, 2013How To DIY The Ultimate Holiday Cocktail PartyGrab your friends, grab the booze, it's party season!by Lindsey I.BuzzFeed ContributorFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink 1. Invite Some Folks Kollabora / Via kollabora.com Step up your invite game with some beautiful sewn fabric invitations like these by Erin from Sewbon. 2. Set Up Your Bar Kollabora / Via kollabora.com Any old table will do, just throw a table runner on top with some custom oversized monogramming. 3. Set the Mood Kollabora / Via kollabora.com Nix harsh overhead lighting with dim lamps and candles. Mix your own scents and pour wax into mason jars to get the mood right! 4. Just Say No to Basic Barware Kollabora / Via kollabora.com Make yourself some custom glassware. Because those plain tumblers from Ikea are just SO cute... said no one ever. 5. Sip in Style Hank & Hunt / Via hankandhunt.com You know how people get nervous at parties and suck down their drinks way too quickly? At least make sure your guests look cute while they're doing it! A DIY straw decoration should do the trick. 6. Protect Your Space Kollabora / Via kollabora.com Drunk friends + condensation = murder for your table tops. Whip up some fun coasters that your guests can't ignore. 7. Get to Mixing Marilee Grace / Via marileegrace.com It ain't a cocktail party without the perfect cocktails! Add a holiday spin to your boozing with these three drink recipes. 8. Tag It Kollabora / Via kollabora.com Nothing is worse than setting down your drink and forgetting which glass you sipped from. Circumvent your guests grabbing the wrong cocktail with some fringed name tags. 9. Don't Forget the Snacks! One Bit More / Via onebitemore.com People need to balance all that alcohol with something savory. Try your hand at some unique flavored popcorn (it's easier than you think!). 10. Get Some Zzzzz's Curious and Cat / Via curiousandcatcat.blogspot.com All that prepping, all that partying - now it's time to catch up on some serious zzzzz's. Slap on a custom sleep mask and snooze off that impending hangover.