Domino magazine has a great article on their website called "5 steps to a foolproof fete ". These easy-to-follow hosting tips include:
Serve a house cocktail
(a.k.a. a "signature drink" that coordinates with your theme)
Make your place smell fabulous
(using fragrant candles in key places)
Get the light right
(Avoid harsh lighting and go for a soft glow. Set out tons of unscented votives for pretty mood lighting.)
Edit your playlist
(Compile a great mix of tunes for your bash that will keep the party going.)
Serve just enough food
(Finger food and snacks that are easy to munch on will help to keep guests going strong at a drinks party.
Click here to check out the full article with detailed info & images.
(I’m also seriously loving the hot pink, asian-inspired tabletop pictured above!)