What are you doing for New Year’s Eve? There’s only one right answer, and it’s staying home. But that doesn’t mean that you have to cancel the fun that you normally have in store on Dec. 31. By now, you and your friends and family are probably no strangers to homebound celebrations, socially distant waves hello, and, of course, getting tipsy on Zoom.
Even if it’s simply a party of one or two this year, getting a colorful strand of LEDs, a balloon garland, or even a brand-new puzzle can make for a more joyful atmosphere. Snap up these 15 chic, festive New Year’s Eve decorations now, so that you’re not scrambling at the eleventh hour! See off 2020 in style and raise a glass for better days to come.
1-2021 Gold New Year’s Eve Balloons
Spell out the much-anticipated year to come with these golden number balloons! They may only be for temporary enjoyment, but these bold, gold digits will look forever chic in the background of your Instagram pics.
The set comes with four numbers and two globe balloons. Choose to get them inflated at a party store, or blow them up yourself to stick to a wall as decorations.
2-QZYL LED Light Strip
While we hope you’re not going to spend your New Year’s Eve at home scrolling endlessly through TikTok, we fully endorse Gen Z’s vibrant decor du jour for setting a party mood.
Reviewers say that these color-changing LED rope lights are simple to set up and control via remote control or its dedicated app.
3-Meri Meri Confetti Crackers
Nothing says celebratory quite like a burst of confetti! Each piece of this single-use popper set from Meri Meri is filled with confetti, a joke, and a paper hat. They’re perfect for punctuating the moment the clock strikes midnight.
4-SOLMORE Sound Activated Party Lights
Turn your mild-mannered living room into a riotous rave for one on New Year’s Eve with this little LED color-changing light. Just plug it in and place it near a speaker, and it’ll display a vibrant light show that grooves to the rhythm of the music playing.
5-Rose Gold Geometric LED Fairy Lights
The house may still be decked out with Christmas decor, but displaying this chic strand of geometric LEDs on your mantel or doorway only adds to the glowing party ambiance.
They’re USB- and battery-powered, so you can even string them up away from an outlet outdoors if the weather allows!
6-New Year’s Eve Photo Booth Props
Make the night even more memorable with this pack of party props, perfect for an at-home photo-booth setup with your family or roommates. Glasses, mustaches, and a bow tie keep your revelrous event ever so classy.
7-New Year’s Eve Party Hats
It’s not a proper New Year’s Eve celebration without breaking out the party hats! This sophisticated set of eight black-and-gold-foil hats help ring in 2021 on the right note.
8-HEROINE SPORT Galaxy Face Masks
Even if your only outing on New Year’s Eve consists of walking the dog around the block and picking up takeout dinner, why not be incredibly extra about it?
This iridescent trio of non-medical-grade face coverings will help start your 2021 with a little extra sparkle.
9-Byeee 2020 New Years Party Banner
Even if you’re going small-scale with the New Year’s Eve party supplies, this glittery banner that bids adieu to 2020 will get the right message across. Opt for a banner pre-strung with twine, or get the cheaper, stringless option if you have your own ribbon on hand to use.
10-New Year’s Eve Tableware Kit
This countdown-ready set has everything that you need to dress your small-scale, at-home New Year’s Eve party to the nines. It comes with disco-ball string lights, gold and silver plates, napkins, and plastic flatware.
All of the pieces conveniently leave off the year, so you can use any left over for your future celebrations!