As we head into the festive season, your calendar will start to be full of invites for work Christmas events and gatherings with household and pals. But why not develop into the hostess with the mostess this yr? Organising a party in your individual home generally is a daunting activity, however one person who has this all sorted is Vogue Williams. From the right way to beautify your home to the best meals to serve and what outfit to put on, she spoke to HELLO! about her top tips for us to repeat.
Vogue Williams on… Christmas decor
Although she can be spending Christmas in the Caribbean with her husband Spencer Matthews and their one-year-old son Theodore (not that we’re jealous!), this isn’t affecting Vogue’s plans to embellish their trendy London home with the assist of Wayfair. While she stated “it’s not going to be as epic as it is other years”, the new mum revealed: “We’re actually going to decorate quite early! Spencer isn’t as into Christmas as I am but we go to St Barts in December and so I really want to get the place looking gorgeous before we go. We might not get a real tree this year but I’ve got a small tree my friend gave me and some small little decorations.”
She continued: “We’re definitely going to have fairy lights and loads of foliage, some faux holly and trees that we can just leave and they’re not going to die whilst we’re away. I’ve got a huge vase we’re going to fill with little Christmas baubles.”
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Whether you choose for a sit-down meal or just serve nibbles and drinks, the one factor that takes centre stage at a Christmas party is the eating desk. Vogue described her typical inside design fashion as “eclectic” with plenty of colors and patterns, and she continued with that fashion by selecting an uncommon however elegant color scheme that would not be restricted to the festive interval.
Speaking of her Christmas makeover with Wayfair, she advised HELLO!: “I’m so in love with the tabletop set-up! When it comes to seasonal decor I tend to shy away from anything too classic or traditional, so the contemporary blue, mint & gold tones suit my style perfectly.” Describing it as her “dream” desk, she continued: “Obviously, we wanted it to be super festive but I wanted to get stuff we could use all year. So we went for blue tones and I think it looks really cool.”
Vogue Williams on… Christmas food and drinks
And it would not be the festive interval with out an array of decadent meals and drinks. When requested her top tips for a Christmas party menu, she revealed some fast and simple meals which are positive to please everybody. “For parties, I’d just have loads of little nibbles that you can make in advance,” she stated. “Everyone loves a mince pie! I personally don’t love a mince pie but everybody else does so it’s essential to have them on hand, and again, you can just buy them from the shops so that makes it even easier.”
The 34-year-old additionally joked: “Have a lot of drink – you can’t run out of booze that’s like the number one rule!” While her favorite tipple at Christmas is traditional champagne, she additionally stated she plans to cater for all tastes with her new Wayfair barcart. “It will be well-stocked with classic tipples as well as virgin drinks so we can all enjoy it together.”
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Vogue Williams on… Christmas outfits
Other than having the most extremely embellished home, the blonde magnificence shared her secrets and techniques on the right way to gown to impress as the hostess. And we love her mixture of Christmas sparkles and luxury! “You start off the night in shoes but there’s no point, you’re never going to wear shoes in your own house, and that’s the beauty of being in your own house. So I’d just wear a really sparkly dress, some tights and my favourite slippers – Christmas slippers!” We do not learn about you, however that is one tip we’re definitely going to do that yr.
And whereas cute little Theodore could also be sleeping throughout the party, he will be a part of his dad and mom in moving into the festive spirit. Vogue stated: “We love dressing him in little outfits…and maybe we’ll get matching pyjamas too because that is the kind of stuff I love.” After his candy Dumbo look on Halloween, we’re unsure we’ll be capable of deal with that degree of cuteness!
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