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DIY SKI PARTY IDEAS THAT BRING THE JOY OF THE SLOPES INTO YOUR HOME



Our lovely state of Colorado contains all of the ingredients for an epic ski season. First off, six of our awesome ski resorts made the cut of this year's Conde Nast Traveler's 20 Best Ski Resorts in the U.S. and Canada list – with Telluride taking the top spot. Our top-notch resorts and out-of-this-world slopes attract some of the best skiers and snowboarders around the globe every ski season and this year should be no exception.

To celebrate the kick-off of ski season, consider having your own winter soiree incorporating these cute ideas—you and your guests will get in the winter spirit in no time!

 

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Ski Scene Cupcakes


Image via The Cake Blog

Recreate the snowy goodness of the outdoors in miniature, ski scene cupcakes. Using novelty skiers and trees as décor, you'll transform ordinary cupcakes into a skier's paradise.

 

Chocolate Peppermint Fondue


Image via Food Fanatic

This yummy fondue recipe will warm up your guests as they dip their pretzels, cake cubes, rice krispie treats and strawberries into the melted mix. The best part? It's super easy to make and extremely delicious!

 

Chocolate Pretzels


Image via Food Network

These festive pretzel sticks are not only finger-licking good, they also make for cute ski pole table decorations. If you really want to take the ski theme to the next level, dip the sticks into a melted white chocolate mix and finish off with sprinkles of white sugar crystals to add a snow-like effect.

 

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Ski Coat Rack


Image via Dishfunctional Designs

Have old skis lying around? If so, put them to good use by converting the into cool coat racks. Just paste on some hooks, stick them to your wall and voila! –  a brand-new creation that your guests will surely appreciate.

 

Miniature Skis with Poles Ornament


Image via 21 Rosemary Lane

Using craft sticks, toothpicks, snap fasteners and twine, you'll create the cutest tree ornaments that are perfect for showcasing at your ski party. Expect a ton of "awws” from your guests once they see these small crafts.

 

Marshmallow Snowstorm


Image via HGTV

Bring a little snow to your indoor soiree with these creative marshmallow hangers. All you'll need is embroidery hoop, fishing line, a ceiling plant hook or wall bracket, and of course, a bunch of marshmallows. This decoration makes an awesome backdrop for photos!  


Michelle Quintero is a passionate writer who enjoys documenting and learning about the world through different forms of communication. She is a graduate of San Francisco State University who specialized in Broadcast Communication Arts. Along with her knowledge of broadcasting, she is also specialized in conveying messages through other platforms, such as social media, blogs, and news writing. Michelle has always had a fascination with real estate and is looking forward to writing for Coldwell Banker.

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