How To Live That Coachella Life Without Actually Going

Nochella, anyone?

Photographed by Nina Westervelt.

Music festivals are fun and all, but paying for them is not. Saving up really isn't that fun, either, but goals are important things to set and fulfill. However, you don't have to go to a festival to live that festival life, though. You can throw yourself a Coachella-like party or pregame wherever, whenever. All you need is a little imagination, some Instagram-ready outfits, tunes, and ambiance. Some call it Nochella, others call it Fauxchella, we don't have a name for it per se, but we do know the things you need to have the best no-whatever time, ever. Ahead, the 10 must-have items for your DIY festival party. Treat today, treat tomorrow, and celebrate. That's at the heart of most festivals, anyway. Plus, we hear most of the fun happens outside of the grounds rather than on.