Winter Wonderland DIY Hot Chocolate Bar

Winter Wonderland DIY Hot Chocolate Bar

Hot Chocolate Bar

A Winter Wonderland theme is a great choice for a party this season, and there’s nothing more delightful than a cup of delicious hot chocolate, piled with whipped cream and sweet toppings to get you in the festive mood! Here’s how to style a winter wonderland themed Hot Chocolate Bar at your next party and indulge your guests, young or old, with the ultimate holiday treat!

A Touch of Magic

DIY Hot Chocolate Bar

Create a stunning backdrop to your Hot Chocolate Bar using a sheer curtain panel in front of a backdrop of sparkling fairy lights, to give your bar a truly magical winter wonderland effect.

Be Creative

Snowflake Disposable Cups

Disposable thermal drinking cups are perfect for a DIY Hot Chocolate Bar. Transform your cups with Christmas embellishments such as these glittered snowflakes, for a pretty winter look.

Styled Look

Stylish Hot Chocolate Bar

Add height and layers to your Hot Chocolate Bar using painted boxes on which to display your hot chocolate, thermal cups, minature buckets and jars of toppings and treats, for a duper styled look.

All White

Marshmallows for Hot Chocolate

To give your Hot Chocolate Bar an instant winter wonderland feel, layer your table or sideboard with a white snow blanket and sprinkle instant snow or shimmer over the top to add sparkle.

Frame it

Chalkboard for Hot Chocolate Bar

A chalkboard menu table sign is a fun way to encourage guests to help themselves and show what delights your Hot Chocolate Bar has to offer.

Just Add…

Hot Chocolate Bar Toppings

Chocolate sprinkles, mini marshmallows, honeycomb, chocolate buttons, peppermint candy canes, caramel sauce… the list is endless!

Snow Sprinkle…

Icing Sugar Dusting

Dust icing sugar over chocolate brownies, biscuits, or whatever else you like dunked in your hot chocolate, to look like a sprinkle of pretty snow.

Dippers and Dunkers

Hot Chocolate Dunkers

Make your own marshmallow stirrers by pushing a straw through a large marshmallow, dip it in melted chocolate and it leave to set on greaseproof paper.


Hot Chocolate

Put together your most wanted hot chocolate combination, sit back, relax and enjoy this delicious winter party favourite with your very impressed guests!


Photography & Styling – Nikki at La Belle Vie –



  1. Great idea! When it’s pouring snow it will be a lovely way to celebrate with a hot chocolate party.
    Thank you!

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