Home bar styling ideas serve up a concoction of chic and stylish options for accessorizing a bar cart, accent cabinet or table, bookshelf, countertop, media cabinet, tailgate, antique armoire, or atop a mid-century modern credenza.
Better Homes & Gardens
Styling a home bar works off the same principle applied to styling a coffee table.
Godinger Monkey Bar Tool Set
Allesandra Monkeys 3 Piece Whiskey Decanter Set
Monkey Cocktail Shaker
The mix and the marvel is in details, proportion, and placement.
X marks the center spot which is the prime location for a medium or low height object placement.
Blakely Interior Design
The outer areas balance the method with graduated heights to continue the flow and engage the eye.
Havilande Whitcomb Design
Thornbill 2 Shelf Serving Cart Black
Diamond Decanter with Glass Stopper
Punk Whiskey Decanter and Double Old Fashioned Set
Accessorizing the bar cart, cabinet, tray, or tabletop proves an entertaining and easy endeavor when you have a theme to build upon.
Artistic Designs for Living
Qualia Artisan Highball Glasses in Black (Set of 4)
Easy Gravlax Appetizer
Play up your cocktail corner of the world by introducing whimsical finds and unique additions.
Ginger Barber Interior Design
West Natural Cane Bar Cabinet
Victoria Magazine – Photography by Stephanie Welbourne Steele
Styling by Jan Ware
Vintage Pewter Goblets and Serving Tray – Set of 5
Regal Greyhound Luxe Hemstitch Cocktail 6 Linen Cotton Napkin (Set of 4)
Vintage Hand-Made Hammered Brass 3 Leg Cachepot
Dark Agate Ice Bucket
Cocktails and conversation pieces make for a visually interesting mix.
Achieve a smooth and stylish blend by mingling classic barware tools and essentials with accents and accessories of various time periods and decorating styles to create contrast, conversation, and home bar banter.
I use my vintage Antoine’s creamer as a jigger which never fails to start the “where did you get this?” conversation.
Nicole Forina Home
Dorsette Captains and Ships Wine Decanter
Decorative items steeped in whimsy garnish the home bar with a splash of fun.
Houston Bottle Opener
Rabbit Head Ice Bucket
Cocktail stirrers, straws, mixology tools and accessories house well in candy dishes.
Cillian Rabbit Dish, Pink
Take the party and the home bar styling ideas outside.
A Weathered Sea Captain Oil Painting Reproduction Print
Jeffords Hammered Stainless Steel Double Wall Beverage Tub
Stone Cold Captains 50 oz. Wine Decanter
McKenzie Anchor Ice Bucket
Theme decorating is a Bahama breeze when it comes to coming up with decorative touches to bring the look together.
Consider using a decorative clam shell for housing cocktail garnishes, stirrers, or salt/sugar rimmers.
Tugboat Bar Tool Set
Seaside Moby Whale Bottle Opener
Reimagine the purpose of a dresser, chest or console as a distinctive home bar piece.
Drawers become excellent housing options for barware, tools, linens, and glassware.
Spode Kingsley Wine Glass-Set of 4
Glassware and decanters cut heavy in color, pattern and texture introduce a curated quality.
Inverted Thistle Glass Pitcher, Amethyst
Italian Walnut Chest
Godinger Dublin Wine Decanter
‘Cranberry Glass’ by Leslie Saeta Framed Print on Wrapped Canvas
Bella Designs Studio
Pour, mix, and mingle in modern style.
Naples Bar Cabinet
Amanda Reynal Interiors
Handmade Blown Glass Blue Blossoms Glasses Set of 6
Godinger Dublin Goblet – Set of 4
You’ll never make a decor misstep with classic blue and white porcelain vases and accents.
Plum Blossom Ginger Jar
Jennifer 25.25″ Ceramic LED Table Lamp, Blue (Set of 2) by JONATHAN Y
AGK Design Studio
Top Shelf 12.5-Inch Double Wall Round Bar Tray
The secret to successful entertaining is creating ambiance.
A space drenched in simple yet elegant ambiance is festive, comfortable, cozy, and inviting- an entertaining cocktail hour/party win.
Martha Stewart – Photography by Paul Costello
This image exemplifies just that as the simple yet elegant touches set the tone and the style for an evening of sips and toasts.
Dorset Toasting Flutes, Set of 2
Aluminum Stand-Alone Wine Cooler
Etched Floral Coupe Glasses, Set of 4
Ellis Art Print 23 Beautiful Antique Sea Ocean Red Coral
Murano Cranberry Blown Glass Bowl
Viv All Purpose Big Wine Glasses, Set of 8
Palm Beach Tray Red – Johar Furniture
Console, cabinet, chest, or cart- cheers to the glamorously chic home bar, stylish and responsible entertaining and the holiday sip and social season.
Gabor Gold Bar Cart with Lower Shelf
Dorset Martini Mixer
Colville Bar Cart
Rondo Crystal Whiskey/Liquor Rectangular 25 oz. Decanter
DIY Ice Bucket Project Perfection from Rachel Hollis
Pryce Gold Glassware
Vintage Heisey Paneled 22 kt Gold Accent Candy Dish
Traditional Home on Pinterest
Lagasse Bar Cart
Hand Cut and Polished Orson Decanter
Godinger Ceska Century Whiskey Decanter
Antique Dudson Dancing Hours Pitcher
Anchor Hocking Fairfield Green Glass Pedestal Bowl
Making spirits bright this holiday social season starts with the well-appointed home bar.
House & Home
For the holiday season, entertain replacing decanter tops with glass ornaments for a festive touch.
Allison Elebash Interior Design
Set of 6 Bohemian Crystal Style Cut Czech Tumbler Set
The essential pop of color welcomes style home.
8×10 Oil Painting of a Rooster
Black Iron Rooster Lamp With Toile Shade
White Rooster Accent Lamp with Black and White Shade
Poulon Tray Bar
Old Colony Furniture Co. Faux Bamboo Butler’s Bar Cart
Rattan Rectangular Tray with Rounded Corners and Cutout Handles
Rattan Scallop Deep Ottoman Tray
Set of 6 Whiskey Neat Note Cards – Lana’s Shop
In Spirits of the Holiday Style-
Domino – Photography by Cassandra Monroe
Deer With Sleigh 19″L X 11″H Resin
Handcarved Land & Sky Buffet By Anthropologie in Grey
White Stoneware Plates with Gold Rims, 8 in.
Large Gold Hammered Serving Tray
Domino- Photography by Josh Yöung Design House
Altered Vintage Oil Portrait
Early 20th Century Williamsport Furniture Chinese Chippendale Dresser
Preserved Cedar Foliage
DIY chic is always in old-fashioned fashion for a curated home bar cart, cabinet or corner.
DIY Painted Abstract Brushstroke Ice Bucket
Majestic Gifts Inc. S/6 Glass Highball Tumblers
Thorold 2 Door Square Accent Cabinet
Dublin 5-Piece Wine Set
Red Pinecone Cut Goblets
Qualia Bling Martini Glasses (Set of 2)
House & Garden – Photo by Dean Hearne
Wilshire Decanter, Red
Small his and hers Santa mugs become super cute shot glasses.
Snacks go well with seasonal cocktails, and the clear candy kiss dishes house nuts, pretzels, etc… in holiday fashion.
Snacks go well with seasonal cocktails, and the clear candy kiss dishes house nuts, pretzels, etc… in holiday fashion.
Candy Dish Collection from Godinger
Southern Living – Photography by Kat Teutsch / Big Leo
4pk Porcelain Wexford Dinner Plates
Haglund Bar/Letters Snack 3 Piece Nut Bowl Set
Acopa Alchemy Hammered Stainless Steel Mint Julep Cup- Set of 4
Hudson Grace Double Champagne Bucket
Viv Champagne Glasses, Set of 8
HomArt – Long Match Box Set of 2 – Oh, Christmas Tree
Britta Optic 3-Gallon Punch Bowl
Dollar store nickel-plated serving trays make a lovely presentation and prove budget-friendly.
I use these trays for everything from serving trays to cocktail napkin holders to coasters.
Waiting on Martha
Royal Brierley Honeysuckle Crystal Bowl
The art of farmhouse style courtesy of casually elegant pieces.
Oubre Bar with Wine Storage
Henriksen Coastal Inspired 2 Door Bar Cabinet
Saluti II Black Metal Frame Cage with 3-Wood Shelves Oval Bar Cart
Stormy Day Buffalo Wrapped Canvas Art Print by Jai Johnson
Clear Dark Leather Strap Wine Cooler
Squirrel Candy – Nut Bowl
The Great Plains Buffalo Bottle Opener
Caballero Horse Spoon Rest
Thoughtful bar accessories include accents to set the tone for home bar styling ideas.
Gildan 2 Door Accent Cabinet
Antiqued Copper-Finish Shaker & Jigger
Acopa Alchemy 14 oz. Straight Sided Hammered Copper Moscow Mule Mug
Tuscany Classics – Whiskey 3pc Set
This cow cheese board with rooster knife covers the cut, slice, or spread of farmhouse, garnishes, and cocktail bites.
Cow Cheese Board with Rooster Knife
Brushed Buffalo Plaid Plates, Set of 4
Super cute idea for a farmhouse style home bar shot glass or jigger.
Home Bar FYI:
Shot glasses range in size from 1 to 1¼ to 1½ ounces.
A pony shot equals 1 fluid ounce.
A jigger equals 1½ fluid ounces.
Olive Wood Lemon Reamer
Labrador Bottle Opener
Slesinski Design Group, Inc.
Pine Cone and Crystal Table Lamp
Stag Cocktail Shaker
I love this!
Casan Wine Cooler
House Beautiful – Photo by Douglas Friedman
Lodge Pewter Elk Wine Charm
Lodge Whiskey Glass
Forest Elk Head Nut Bowl
Horn Handled Ice Scoop
Hip Vintage Sandhurst Brushed Aluminum Tray
Bliss at Home – Bloglovin’
Brass and Glass Bar Cart with Acorn Finials
Voyager Pink Turntable
Elyx Copper Gnome Cocktail Shaker
Mcelwain Ice Bucket
Leopard Accent Plates – Set of 4
2xhome Designer Transparent Dining Chairs
Leopard Lumbar Pillow Cover
Round Brass Decorative Box/ Planter
Better Homes and Gardens
Whetzel Bar Cart
Leeza Decoration Statue
Drinking with Chickens: Free-Range Cocktails For The Happiest Hour
Rex Rainbow 12 oz. Drinking Glass (Set of 4)
Jax Double Old Fashion – Set of 4
S/6 Las Flores Coaster Set, Ivory/Multi
Fred Press 22K Gold Curtain Tassel Rope Design Mid Century Highball Tumblers
Bohemian Crystal Colored Glasses, 6-pc Vintage PINK Brandy Cognac Snifters
Large Brass Hand Clip
Victorian chic at the cocktail hour- this large brass hand clip will be clever and chic as a cocktail napkin holder.
American Brilliant Period Water Wine Liquor Decanter Carafe
Badash Crystal Chelsea Ice Bucket
Badash Hemmingway Pitcher
Irina Velvet Upholstered Side Chair with Brushed Gold Leg
Glam meets old Hollywood meets modern day must have.
Carson Carrington Ullnasnoret Scalloped Velvet Arm Chair
Oliver Gal Press For Cocktails Decorative Throw Pillow
Louisiana lagniappe reflects a sense of home state home which reflects a sense of my personal style.
StyleCraft Grey with Whitewash Wooden Cabinet with Mirror Design
Alligator Bottle Opener
Arthur Court Alligator Ice Scoop
Arthur Court Alligator Pilsner Glasses
High Chancellor Crocwell portrait Serving Tray
Croco Ice Bucket
Alligator Salad Bowl
Southern entertaining and the home bar go together like Tabasco and tomato juice.
Take the home bar styling ideas outdoors.
Cocktails on the front or the back porch strike a chord of Southern charm.
I love how a bit of imagine results in an outdoor grill becoming a Bloody Mary bar accessorized with vintage serving pieces of silver, crystal, pottery, and porcelain.
Bali Collection Glass Carafe, All Natural Handwoven Rattan Wrapping
Sea Grass Sleeve Tumblers
Arthur Court Designs Magnolia Ice Measuring Scoop
Southern Comfort Set of Four 22K Gold and Aqua Riverboat Highball Tumblers
Southern Living Idea House – Crane Island
Trolly Rattan Wicker Serving Cart Handmade Woven w/Wheels, Colonial
Global Caravan™ Marari Rattan Bar Cart in Natural
Cane Mixing Bowl by Mason Cash
Silver Accent Tray
A Mardi Gras mambo always adds Louisiana style to the mix and the mingle.
Giada Acrylic Wine Glass – Green – Large
Vintage Culver Mardi Gras Jester Glasses
Banda 14 oz. Acrylic Whiskey Glass (Set of 4)
Glass “Elixir” Bottle
French Pierrot Jewelry Box, Ceramic Sad Clown Figure Trinket Dish
Swint 6.5″ Appetizer Plate (Set of 4)
Everything old is new and in style again.
Breene 2 Door Accent Cabinet
Jack Nicholson @ China Town Framed Print
Brianna Altitude Bar Cart
Race Car Cocktail Shaker
Marq Burl Wood Trays
Man Walks Coasters
Reserve No 1 40 oz. Whiskey Decanter
Burl Wood Rectangular Tray
Mid Century Orange Party Bowl
Franklin Double Old-Fashioned Glass
Cocktails and conversation take place around unique home bar pieces.
Gemmill 2 Door Accent Cabinet
Godinger Airplane Glasses
Everywhere Serving Tray
Airplane 5 Piece Bartool Set
Brixton 12-Ounce Rocks Glass
Arzola Cocktail Stirrer
Harrison Round Tray
Hip Vintage Rod Hand Cut and Polished Glass Decanter
Hollywood Cocktails – by Cider Mill Press (Hardcover)
Airplanes and hotels go together like…
Luggage Cart Winerack Gold
Steady-Temp 8 oz. Martini Glass
Stainless Steel Martini Picks (Set of 6)
Degroff Silver Cocktail Shaker
Before many of us became smarter and healthier and the laws of the land changed, the ash tray was part of the cocktail bar landscape.
Mid Century Ceramic Shoe Ashtray
A vintage ash tray repurposed as a cocktail spoon or stirrer holder makes a great conversation piece.
MLB Tabletop Wine Bottle Rack
Antique Silver Sentiment Pitcher
Hammered Candy / Nut Bowl
Stovetop Sugar Free Candied Nuts
Entertain these home bar styling ideas for a finished result that’s one part glamour, one part personal style, and one part fabulous now being served.
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