High & Low: Bar Cart Style

High & Low: Bar Cart Style

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Melissa DiRenzo
Feb 26, 2016
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Cooler months mean more entertaining indoors, and nights out become nights in with cocktails. There's something about a bar cart that makes a space feel grown-up, don't you think? You don't have to have a bar cart to be a great host, but it sure is convenient, and, let's be honest, it's so much fun to style!

There are as many bar cart styling options as there are cocktails, and there's no shortage of inspiration, including this past roundup we pulled for you. Building up your bar cart is a process and can get pricy depending on your taste, so here are both a high and a low look featuring bar cart essentials that will make your bar cart look as fabulous as the cocktails you make will taste.

SHOP THE HIGH LOOK (shown above)
Bar Cart: Terrace Bar Cart, West Elm, $399

  1. Decanters, Wayfair, $150 (left), $73.99 (right)
  2. 24K Gold Plated Cocktail Shaker, Dwell, on sale for $107.99
  3. Spectra Tonal Tumbler Set, Urban Outfitters, $49
  4. Gilded-Edge Agate Coasters, Anthropologie, $98
  5. Pineapple Tumbler, Urban Outfitters, $44
  6. Copper Wine Opener, Williams-Sonoma, $24.95
  7. Dauville Ice Bucket, Wayfair, $95
  8. Gold Stemless Wine Glass, Shop Bella Vita, $19 each (x4)
  9. Crest 1 Bottle Opener, Dwell, $60

TOTAL: $1,027.93

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SHOP THE LOW LOOK

Bar Cart: Threshold Bar Cart, Target, $129.99
1. Decanters, Wayfair, $32..99 (left), $26.99 (right)
2. 24k Gold-Plated Cocktail Shaker, Restoration Hardware, on sale for $59.99
3. Colored Glass Tumblers, Amazon, $36.88
4. Pink Agate Coasters, World Market, $14.98
5. Pineapple Tumbler, Nordstrom, $29
6. Copper Corkscrew, Bed Bath & Beyond, $9.99
7. White and Gold Ice Bucket, Amazon.com, $55.29
8. Gold Stemless Wine Glasses, World Market, 23.96/set of 4
9. Hex Bottle Opener, Nordstrom, on sale for $14.40

TOTAL: $434.46

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