With the winds getting cooler and the nights getting longer, sometimes the only thing you want to do is stay cozied up inside. The idea of getting all dressed up and going out to parties just doesn’t seem appealing when the seasons change. If you still want to have fun and be social, why not do it from the comfort and coziness of your own home? The holiday season is the best time to host a girls’ night-in event. Here’s how it’s done.
There are tons of easy and fun ways to successfully host and have the best girls' night event that you and your girlfriends will remember for a long time to come.
Not sure where to begin? Don’t worry; we’ve got you. Here at Ohza, we know all the tips and tricks to have the best girls' night yet. Here are fifteen things that you need to know to have the best girls' night-in.
While sitting on a couch in your pajamas and drinking wine is never a bad idea, you may want to think a little more out of the box when it comes to girls' night-in. If you are looking for something to do with your gal pals, there are lots of fun and accessible options.
Whether you join an online class or play a game together, find an activity that everyone can participate in. Here are ten of the best things to do for your girls’ night-in.
One of the best things you can do for a girls’ night-in is bake something together as a group. Not only is this a fun activity, but you get a delicious treat at the end of it.
Follow an online baking tutorial or turn on your favorite Food Network competition and get baking with your girls. This is a simple way to unwind and have a sweet evening.
There are few better things in this world than a proper spa night. Rest and relax by giving yourself and your girlfriends a little extra T.L.C.
This is the perfect opportunity to get out your face masks, candles, and anything else that helps set the mood so you can unwind. Give each other manicures and sip on some tea while you all take a breather together. This is the perfect time to embrace your girliness and live it up.
We all love a good Pinterest moment. There are tons of DIY-style crafts that you and your gals can enjoy, even if you’re not crafting masters.
Whether it's learning to knit, painting pottery, or making jewelry, there are lots of fun and easy-to-learn crafts and projects that you can do. Find something that you know the group will love and remember for many girls’ nights to come.
One of the best ways you can support your girlfriends is by working out together. It’s a great bonding experience when you encourage another through physically moving your bodies together. Watch a workout video or make your own routine together.
No matter what you do, working out together is a fun, healthy way to lift one another up. It’s a judgment-free zone!
Bond with your girlfriends by picking a book and reading it together. Whether your choice of genre is romance, mystery, or something in between, this is a fun and classic way to spend time together.
Book club is also an easy way to make girls’ night a regular occurrence. Read a chapter or two a week, then get together and discuss it (with wine, of course.)
One of the best ways to celebrate each other for girls' night is by encouraging the use of a theme. Encourage your girls to dress up. Whether you choose a decade or movie characters, having a theme is an exciting way to have a girls’ night outside of the box.
If you have the resources, create themed snacks and drinks that go along with the aesthetic you chose. Get creative and enjoy time with your girls in an aesthetically pleasing way.
You could even incorporate this idea into a movie night. Dress up as the characters from the movie you are watching and enjoy all the vibes together.
Who doesn’t love a good charcuterie board? One of the best ways to share snacks at a girls’ night-in is with a charcuterie board full of snacks like cheeses and meats. Have everyone bring their favorite bottle of wine and let the tasting begin!
If you’re unsure where to start, there are tons of tasting guides that you can find online that can guide you through which foods to pair and the best wines for that too.
If you have big goals in life but are unsure of where to begin, a vision board is a great place to start. A vision board can help you visualize your plans and help you achieve them. If you are friends with some pretty driven girls, this may be the perfect idea for you guys.
Create your vision board and share your goals and dreams. You’ll get to know each other on a deeper level and support one another in a new way.
One of the most classic ways to have a fun girls’ night-in is with a little healthy competition. Break out those board games and go head to head with your girlfriends with some old-fashioned fun. This is a perfect way to unwind and still have a good time without even leaving the house.
Pair these games with your favorite beverages, and you’ve got a great night-in that will be worth repeating.
One of the major components of a perfect girls’ night-in is the drinks. If you love cocktails but have very little experience creating them yourself, this may be the perfect activity for you and your girlfriends. Tune into an online mixology class and get to practicing.
There are a few crucial items that you need in order to make this the best girls’ night in ever. The key here is to keep it cozy and classy!
Here are five key items you need to pull off the best girls’ night-in possible.
One must-have for a girls’ night in is, no doubt, Ohza mimosas. They’re perfect for enjoying on their own or mixing with other additions for some fun cocktails. Ohza is fun and fruity, and mimosas are always a perfect fit for girls’ night. We pride ourselves in being the perfect brunch buddy, sure, but we’re the girls’ night go-to as well.
No matter which flavor you choose, from Cranberry to Mango, the fruity flavors of Ohza pair with lots of different quick bites. Pair your favorite Ohza with a charcuterie board for girls’ night, and you’ve got yourself a winning combo.
No matter what people wear when they first come to the event, the pajamas come out by the end of the night. It’s essential to bring pajamas to a girls’ night in for maximum coziness and enjoyment.
When the heels come off and the slippers slide on, the real fun begins.
Even if the person hosting is making food, it’s a nice gesture to bring food and drinks to take pressure off her and snack on later. Bring shareable snacks like pretzels or chips or bake something, and always make sure to bring your beloved bubbly canned drinks wherever you go.
Whether you take photos on your phone or someone brings a professional-grade model, a camera of some sort is crucial. Capture sweet memories with your best girlfriends that you will remember for years to come.
Set up a photo booth and get some fun props or take candid pictures on the couch. No matter how you decide to strike a pose, capturing moments like these make life a whole lot sweeter.
One of the best items you could have for girls’ night is cozy-smelling candles. Whether you are all bundled up or celebrating in the summer, scented candles spice up the space you are in. They help create a safe and relaxing space no matter where you’re celebrating in.
Regardless of how you decide to celebrate your girls’ night-in event, there are plenty of fun and easy options to choose from to have the best night ever. From wine and charcuterie boards to spa nights, getting together with your girlfriends shouldn’t be a difficult or expensive endeavor.
The real key to a super fun girls’ night is surrounding yourself with your best girlfriends. Wherever you are spending time together, having a party with your friends inside or out is a fun way to celebrate life together.