Planning a party but can’t seem to find a theme that will work? Why not make it a black and white party instead? This theme is so versatile, you can use it for birthdays, weddings, and even for Halloween parties. Have that rugged, creepy or elegant parties with this theme and still have that touch of class. It really doesn’t matter what kind of party you are preparing for. Just stick with these two colors and you’ll never go wrong. We have gathered these 34 black and white party ideas for you to check out. From the decorations to the sweets, we’ve got you covered.
Black And White Party Ideas – Decors
Aside from your guests, good decorations are a must for any fun party. If it’s your first time to plan or organize a party, here are some black and white party decor ideas to help you on your way.
Black and White Balloons
Maybe one of the easiest ways to glamour up the party place is with balloons. Find some inspiration on these photos on how you can use those black and white balloons for your next party.
Hang the black and white balloons in scallops for a more elegant look. You can also see how the straws, animal figurines, napkins, and Oreos look stunning over the all-white table. This beautiful set up exudes that minimalist vibe.
If you want to add another color to black and white theme, choose silver or gold. These colors can break the monotony and can also add some flare to the theme without overpowering it. Just look at this photo and you’ll know what I mean.
I never thought a simple white balloon can look this elegant with just this black and white bow accent.
These black and white stripe balloons are sure to bring life to the party.
Haven’t I told you this theme can be used for any kind of party? Just look at how this balloon adds up to the already romantic ambiance.
An ordinary balloon turned into a classic looking piece of a decor. I just love how the black netting helped the balloon achieve that look.
Black and White Beads and Crystals
What can be more elegant than those sparkly black and white beads and crystals!
Just look at these beads in their clear glasses.They look elegant with or without the candles on. I’m loving these black and white party ideas so much, I want to use them as regular home decors!
How about these black and white coasters made from Hama or Perler beads? Check out how to make them here.
Complete the look of your party place with these black and white curtains. I personally think these curtains will be boring without those black and white crystal accents on them.
Black and White Paper Decorations
Be it cut outs, lanterns or pompoms – paper decors for black and white party ideas are just endless!
I love how these black butterfly paper cut outs seem to really fly away from the table. And you can write notes on them, too! Even if you make the butterflies white and the walls black, I think they will still look equally stunning.
Or these black and white paper lanterns to adorn your party venue’s ceiling.
Black and White Flowers and Vases
Put beautiful white flowers on black vases and place them on the party table for a classic and timeless center piece.
Black and White Straws and Stirrers
Even straws and stirrers can dress up for the party, you know. You can buy these straws at your local party supply stores. The stirrers, you can just adorn them with black and white Washi tapes.
Black and White Halloween Decors
When I say versatile, this is what I mean. I say elegantly creepy if there is such a term. Black and white party ideas are here to help you plan all your parties.
Get the right amount of the creep and the elegance for your Halloween party with these black and white items. Everything is on point here, from the tilted candles in the candle holder to the spiders and webs in the mirror.
Halloweens will never be complete without pumpkins. But in this photo, you can see how incorporating black and white into this traditional Halloween decor have made them classy. You can use this idea not just for your Halloween parties, but for fall parties, too.
Black and White Table Set Up
Thinking of having a black and white Christmas? Here’s the perfect dining table set up for you. These photos of black and white party ideas are making my Obsessive-Compulsive heart so happy!
Black And White Party Ideas – Food
Party invitations were all sent. You just have to finish the party preparations. Your black and white party outfit? Check. Black and white party decors? Check. Black and white party food? What food to serve on a black and white themed party? No need to panic. Desserts are on me. Here are the black and white party ideas, food edition.
For an effortless black and white dessert fix, Oreos win by default!
Stack them like this or however you want it. Oreos are Oreos, they are yummy however way you present them.
Who needs a cake when you have this?
Black and White Cake Pops
Cake pops or lollicakes are gaining popularity in party scenes. Check out these photos oh how cake pops can add glamour to your black and white dessert table.
Look at all those edible sugar glitters. Simply mesmerizing! Plus, these cake pops are less of a mess to eat compared to cupcakes, if you ask me.
Here is another smart idea. Simple black and white cake pops on top of black candies. Oh, and don’t forget the lace bow. Perfect!
Black and White Candy Buffet
Watch how these candies are the first to magically disappear in your party.
Can you promise to get just a piece of each?
Sorry, but the lids can’t stop the guests from getting these candies.
Sugar crystal candies! I will gladly make a dentist appointment after this.
I love how these meringues seem to magically melt in the mouth after a crunchy bite.
Other Black and White Sweets
You can never get enough of these sugar treats!
Black and white pretzels sure are sweet treats not just for the tummy but for the eyes as well.
These French macarons are just oozing with sophistication.
I’ll have two of this. Thank you.
Black and White Cake Table
Just can’t get enough of sweets? Everything you want, in one place. Here you go!
Black and White Popcorn
For those guests who are not much of a sweet tooth.
Black and White Strawberries
When you have guests looking for something “healthy” to eat on a black and white party.
Black and White Party Drinks
Because guests get thirsty after all the chitchats and partying.
Party champagne glasses. Who wants all their glasses to look like these? The wonders that some black glitters and glue can bring. And please, don’t forget the bow.
I wonder what’s inside these black and white cups.
I know they are cute. These can be milk, eggnog, or any white drink you can think of.
Black and White Pasta
Yes, I also want some these, please. You can buy them or better yet, learn how to make them. Check out BS’ in the Kitchen for the tutorial.
With all these black and white party ideas, you’re on your way to having the best party ever! Cheers!