3 Tips for the Perfect Oscars Viewing Party

April 17, 2019

The Oscars are tonight, and whether you're a movie buff who's seen every nominated movie, or are just in it for the fashion, we have the tips you need to host the perfect viewing party.

1. Set the Scene: Create the perfect setting for your party with an inviting media room that your guests will love. Comfortable seating is a must and a high-definition screen turns your media room into a personal theater. Learn how to wire your perfect home theater and get ready to watch all the winning films.

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2. Serve it Up: No party would be complete without food! Create signature snacks with ideas from Food NetworkDelish, and Food and Wine. Add special touches like fun napkins and decorations for a party to remember.

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Source: The Studio by Ashton Woods

Source: The Studio by Ashton Woods

3. Collect Design Inspiration: Fashion is the perfect inspiration for your home design and there's no better inspiration than the red carpet. Channel your favorite stars with Pantone's Color of the Year, dramatic shapes, and bold colors.

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After the winners are announced and you've gathered your inspiration, visit our team of design stars and learn how you can create a home perfect for next year's viewing party and every day in between. 

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