Ringing in a new year always feels special, and this go-around? Even more so since 2017 was, well, rough. Opting to stay in doesn't mean you have to forgo some glitz, though. Whether you're the host or you're watching the ball drop solo, a little bit of special never hurt anyone.
When you're staying at home, bring out your nicest pieces. Luxe watches feel like jewelry and are apropos when the evening's all about keeping track of time.
Bulgari Serpenti Watch, $7,400; bulgari.com
A small benefit of celebrating at your own home? Drinking out of something luxe.
Nambe Flutes, $40 for 2; tjmaxx.com
All bottles of bubbly are not created equal. Pop the cork of something delicious before the clock strikes twelve.
Santa Margherita Prosecco, $23; winedeals.com
Being the hostess means you can pick an outfit without consideration for the weather outside or getting from here to there. As such, go flirty, sexy, and as impractical as you'd like.
Zimmermann Rife Flounce Dress, $510; zimmermannwear.com
Designer slides that are more or less slippers? Nothing could be more fitting for a night of whimsical dressing where practicality does not matter.
Miu Miu Pearly Slide Sandals, $950; neimanmarcus.com
Sometimes the best parlor games are the classics. For a quick take on crowd-pleasing Pictionary, all you need is blank paper and a marker.
Sketch Pads, $15 for 2; amazon.com