party time, excellent

how to throw the most rocking new year’s eve bash.

by steff yotka

It's New Year's Eve and you still haven't figured out what to do? We're here to help. First, check out our guide to the raddest parties around the US of A, because there is definitely something cool happening in your city. Now if you're feeling more like a hostess than a party girl, take a little inspiration from these awesome movies and throw your own inspired fete.

So whether you want to throw the most lavish Marie Antoinette-inspired party or are looking for some chill Dazed and Confused vibes, we're here to help you figure out what to wear, what beauty products you'll need, and what songs should be on your all-important playlist. Check out our gallery for inspiration galore and get ready to toast to 2014. 

For a Marie Antionette-inspired party...

WEAR: Miu Miu Embellished Sandals -- $895

LISTEN TO: "Age of Consent" by New Order

BEAUTIFY WITH: Guerlain Meteorites Perles du Paradise Powder -- $70

For a The Last Days of Disco-inspired party...

WEAR: Capitol Couture by Trish Summerville Sequin Dress -- $495

LISTEN TO: "I Love the Nightlife" by Alicia Bridges

BEAUTIFY WITH: Stila All Over Shimmer Luminizer -- $20

For a Dazed and Confused-inspired party...

WEAR: Adidas Originals Logo T-Shirt -- $24.99

LISTEN TO: "Dazed and Confused" by Led Zepplin

BEAUTIFY WITH: CoverGirl Liquiline Blast Eyeliner -- $8.49

For a 200 Cigarettes-inspired party...

WEAR: Nasty Gal Faux Fur Coat -- $130

LISTEN TO: "More Than This" by Roxy Music

BEAUTIFY WITH: Urban Decay Super Saturated Lip Gloss -- $19