Best of Pinterest: New Year’s Eve edition


One of the many New Year’s Eve DIY found on Pinterest.

Throwing a New Year’s Eve party? Going to a friend’s? Staying in your pj’s and watching the ball drop from home? Explore some of the most popular NYE tips and ideas from Pinterest.

Pinterest has quickly become a popular source for users to organize personal thoughts, ideas or favorite things onto virtual bulletin boards. With the website’s success come the highly popular hits circulated around pinners. Because the New Year is quickly approaching, however, Pinterest has exploded with many different holiday-themed pins -from New Year’s Eve appropriate fashion ideas, to recipes and even DIY or crafts. Instead of searching the depths of Pinterest for hours, curl up with a cup of hot cocoa, hum a few lines from Auld Lang Syne and simply explore this list of some of the best New Year’s-specific pins.


1. The pin: Five New Year’s Eve Hors D’Oeuvres | Appetizer Recipes | PBS Food

Pinned from a PBS blog, Galby Dalkin shares 5 appetizer recipes that require little time to prepare, perfect for a busy host or hostess.

2. The pin: Mark New Year’s Eve with a Memorable Meal

This pin originates from the Taste of Home website’s recipe section-specifically the New Year’s Eve section. The entire pin contains many recipes to pull off a restaurant-quality New Year’s Eve meal.

3. The pin: New Year’s mocktail (or cocktail)

Originally pinned from blog Bakingdom, blogger Darla makes it possible for underage New Years Eve partygoers to enjoy delicious, New Year’s Eve drinks too. Or, for those of-age guests who decide 2012 has been a hard year, just add a favorite liquor.

4. The pin: NYE dessert

The blog, I am Baker, shares different dessert ideas that incorporate the numerical value of the year, “2013,” into the design of the cake or cookie.

DIY or crafts:

1. The pin: New Year’s Eve accordion clocks DIY

The blog, Pizzazzerie, not only shares the DIY tutorial of the featured accordion clocks, it also shows many other clock and NYE related crafts perfect for a successful New Year’s Eve night.

2. The pin: New Year’s Eve printables

Originally pinned from blog Love the Day, blogger Lindi gifts viewers with many free, NYE printables for a party or celebration.

3. The pin: DIY party horns

These noisemakers’ tutorial is from the blog, Icing Designs. It features these unique party horns sure to add whimsy to any New Year’s Eve.

4. The pin: New Years Eve party hats

Move over, first grade birthday party cone hats and make room for these glittery, NYE party hats. The DIY tutorial is originally pinned from the blog Studio DIY.

Fashion Inspiration:

1. The pin:  Great NYE dress

The fashion blog, Chic Fashion, features this sparkly number as a sure-to-be hit for New Year’s Eve.

2. The pin: Men Fashion New Year’s Eve Ideas for Elegant & Very Stylish Looks

A blog dedicated to Men’s fashion, Men Chic, shares many inspirations for a well-dressed man on New Year’s Eve.

3. The pin: NYE accessories

15 hair accessories for New Year’s Eve are featured on Family Style.

4. The pin: New Year’s Eve nails

From Indulgy, NYE manicures are featured in order to celebrate the new year.