101 Merry-n-Modern Christmas Party Ideas

Get your holiday DIY on! Skate through our Christmas party ideas galleries below for over 100 photos and a sleigh-ful of tips to make your holidays rock. From magical candy ideas and tablescapes to DIY gift wrapping cuteness, fabulous wreath ideas and more, click for merry and bright inspiration.

Christmas Candy Buffet Ideas Magical Christmas Candy Buffet Ideas

The best Christmas party ideas are the ones you can eat! Create a scrumptious candy land full of cookies, cupcakes and holiday peppermints. They'll eat up your DIY tubs of eye candy!

DIY Gift Wrap Ideas for Everyone on Your List DIY Gift Wrap Ideas for Everyone on Your List!

Be a wrap star! Decorate presents with baking cups, paper doilies, stickers, and even yummy candy. Sled on over to our easy ideas for newbies, plus a few extra-special DIYs for wrap-a-holics!

DIY Christmas Wreath Ideas One-of-a-Kind DIY Christmas Wreath Ideas

One of our fave Christmas party ideas! Use ordinary party goodies–like baking cups, ribbon, paper fans and candy–to create unique DIY Christmas wreaths to decorate with and give as gifts!

Bright Christmas Tablescape Ideas Merry and Bright Christmas Tablescape Ideas

We put a new spin on traditional Christmas party ideas with jewel-tone colors and a flurry of snowflake-themed DIYs! Click for details on our creative candle holders, cutlery packets and more!

Drip and Drizzle Christmas Treats Ideas Decadent Drip and Drizzle Christmas Treats Ideas

Give them visions of sugar *yums* with this tasty Christmas party idea! Host a Dip and Drizzle party with treats, melted candy for dipping and sleighfuls of sprinkles. Click for the how-to's!

JollyChristmas Mantel Ideas A Sleighful of Jolly Mantel Ideas

Deck the halls with ready-made decorations and a sprinkling of DIY! We love this festive "forest" of joyful glittered trees paired with DIY lollipop cones and a trendy chalkboard sign!

Wacky and Wonderful SantaCon Costume Ideas Wacky and Wonderful SantaCon Costume Ideas

Don't be caught in an ordinary Santa suit. This year Santa is getting his merry on as a football fan, duck hunter and rock star! We've got WOW SantaCon costumes & rockin' Christmas party ideas!

7 Ways to Be Santa 7 Ways to Be Santa!

Get seven splendid ideas for Santa costumes to *suit* your personality. Go full out with a classic Santa look, be cool this yule as a Biker Santa or kick back in an easy "t-shirt + hat" costume.

Top 10 Sexy Santa Costumes for Women Top 10 Sexy Santa Costumes for Women

Be naughty or nice with Christmas party ideas for costumes and accessories. Be a sassy version of St. Nick, Miss Claus, a cute reindeer or an enchanting elf. All they'll want for Christmas is you!

Yummy Christmas Desserts/Treats Christmas Treats to Make the Season Bright

Eat up our yummy Christmas party ideas for festive gingerbread houses, a forest of Christmas tree cupcakes, sweet li'l reindeer cake pops and tons more ways to bake up holiday fun. Nom nom!

Christmas Cookie Exchange Ideas and Recipes Christmas Cookie Exchange Ideas and Recipes

Make the season sweeter with a cookie party! Click for yummy Christmas party ideas for displaying treats, decorating how-to's and clever drink ideas. (Don't forget to leave some out for Santa!)