Stop Partying Like it's 1999

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As we swing into Spring, it's time to celebrate...Cinco de Mayo, Mother's Day, Memorial Day and graduations are all worthy reasons to take it up a notch. For some of us, the motivations to celebrate stem from small victories: We've found our cars again under finally-melted snow! We can walk outside without 5 layers of clothing under winter coats!

Despite the recurring nature of some of these events, a little birdie told us that it may be time for you to update your party goods. Let's move into this festive season with some fun and hip wares that will make it seem less like you've been hibernating for the last 10 years. Toward that end, we've made sure that you will stock up with the right equipment.

This Williams-Sonoma exclusive is a beauty, and sets an elegant (yet fun) tone for any gathering. A great place to set glasses; the mirrored base will reflect them and create sparkle.

Design with confidence at www.bluGloss.comAntique Mirrored Tray - Williams-Sonoma ($169)

Of course, you need somewhere for your guests to set their drinks once they've chosen their libation. These darling letterpress coasters with gold foil accents encapsulate the sentiment appropriate for any celebration.

Design with confidence at www.bluGloss.comCheers Letterpress Coasters - Society Social ($26)

Where to house the poured drinks? We love the color in both of these fun options. We've had enough of the austere winter; infuse color into every detail of your spring soiree.

Design with confidence at www.bluGloss.comAlegre Azul Beverage Glass - Crate&Barrel ($9.95)

Design with confidence at www.bluGloss.comRue Highball Glasses - Crate&Barrel ($8.95)

Speaking of color, these rich and sunny cocktail napkins are perfectly transitional; they are just right for a day or evening party.

Design with confidence at www.bluGloss.comSet of 8 Linen Marigold Cocktail Napkins - Crate&Barrel ($7.76)

We almost hesitate to share this amazing gold flatware by west elm, lest you all buy them out before we get our hands on them. 

Design with confidence at www.bluGloss.comGold Flatware Serving Set - west elm ($39)

And, of course, what else says that you know how to throw a party more than a Society Social bar cart? A boozy beguilement, indeed! Go for The Worth Rattan Bar Cart in Lemon (you can read more about Society Social and its Fantastic Founder in an upcoming blog post).

Design with confidence in www.bluGloss.comThe Worth Rattan Bar Cart - Society Social ($575)

Celebrate with Confidence,
The bG Design Team

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