Wine Not? 11 Accessories To Add To Your Bar Cart
With a tiny apartment footprint, can you really afford the space it takes to house a fancy bar cart? Le duh! You can’t afford not to. Where else are you going to put all of your adorable bar decor on display for your crew to compliment?
Step one: find the perfect bar cart. Head to Southern Living for a little style inspo and check out our top bar cart picks under $100. Step two: start stocking! Raise the bar for your next cocktail party with our list of bar cart essentials. Add your favorite booze and your place is happy hour ready!
Liquid Assets Decanter
Carrie Bradshaw once said, “I like my money right where I can see it...hanging in my closet.” This Liquid Assets Decanter from Nordstrom also puts your money right where you can see it...on the bar cart! This decanter is the perfect centerpiece for you to build your bar cart collection around.
Press for Champagne Print
Every bar cart needs a little somethin something to kick it up a notch. Whether you’re into letter boards, marquee lighting or a special occasion party banner, you can’t go wrong with a statement piece above your home bar. Our advice stems from the wise Michael Scott: Keep It Simple Stupid. As in, you can never go wrong with a classic print.
Marble and Rose Gold Coasters
Keep it neutral with this set of marble and rose gold coasters from Target. If there’s one key life lesson our mothers taught us it’s that there is no sin as serious as a glass ring on a wooden surface.
Porcelain Animal Bottle Stopper Gold
Let’s be real. We rarely leave a bottle of wine unfinished, but just in case you do here are some adorable gold bottle stoppers to save some sips for next time.
Bloody Mary Diagram Glassware
A wise person (probs a woman) once said, “Brunch without booze is just a sad late breakfast.” Retweet! These Bloody Mary Diagram glasses will give your guests life after a late night out. These glasses are the perfect addition to your next boozy brunch.
Small Talk Cocktail Napkins
Not everyone can be the perfect guest. If your cocktail party is a success, things might get a little messy. If there’s sipping, there will also be some spilling. Be ready with these playful Kate Spade cocktail napkins.
White Marble Mortar and Pestle
For when you need to get down and dirty and muddle some mint, this mortar and pestle set from Amazon has got you covered. Completely affordable and best of all, totally cute!
Pale Pink Botanical Banana Leaf Lacquer Tray
The banana leaf print is very in right now and we’re not mad ‘bout it. To be honest, this Waiting on Martha tray would look great anywhere in your pad but we recommend giving it a front row spot at the bar.
Metallic Bar Cocktail Shaker Set
This cocktail shaker set will have you feeling very Don Draper-esque when you’re mixing drinks behind the bar. Plus, it’s perfect for all of those fancy new recipes you’ve been dying to try.
Stainless Steel and Copper Ice Bucket
This eye-catching stainless steel copper ice bucket from Target is guaranteed to brighten up your bar. The hammered steel look is modern and will go with any other pieces you decide to add to your home bar. Use it to store ice or put your favorite bottle of bubbly on display.
Ice Sphere Molds
Because regular ice is boring and drinking your next cocktail with an ice sphere is tres chic! Not to mention the less surface area your ice has, the stronger your drinks stays.
Head to Elle Decor for more inspiration on how to style your bar cart and shop all of our must-haves for your bar cart in the collection below!