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Diwali Party At Home? Here’s 10 Ways To Light It Up

Mary posted on 10th October

Festive season is officially here, and if you're planning to host a Diwali party, take some time out and give your home a well-deserved upgrade—after all entertaining people is no simple task.

From classic furniture to beautiful lampshades and  spot-on home accessories, we've rounded up 10 things you need to make your next party a hit.

String Lights

101016_brass_string_lightsOne of the most under-utilised decorative accessories, string lights are perfect for all kinds of spaces, so whether you put them in mason jars, use them to decorate your balcony, hang them like a curtain of lights or drape them around a mirror, you know it's going to look spectacular.


101016_lampsInspired by Moroccan design language, these lamps will set the perfect ambience for all your parties. Step away from cookie-cutter solutions and choose Indian inspired motifs and crafts, perfect for the season.

Tea Candles In Glass

101016_teacandlesIn perfect sync with modern trends and styles, these tea candles in glass will definitely win you some extra brownie points. Not only do they add a warm festive glow, these candles create just the ambience that you need for a intimate and informal Diwali party.

Bright Lampshades

101016_bright_lamp_shadesFeaturing a variety of different prints, these bright and colourful lampshades will instantly liven up any room. Not only are they quirky, functional and classy, they're also amazing conversation starters.

Votive And Tea Light Holders

101016_candlesLight up the tiny corners of your home with these candles for the festive season, as no Diwali celebration is complete without them. They're sure to come in handy through the entire season.

We recommend you pick up different colours and fragrances depending on the mood and ambience you wish to create for the night.

Bright Cushions

101016_cushionsIt's time to jazz up your home with some bright and colourful cushions. They can be used to make a smashing statement and also liven up your living room.

Plus, with so much entertaining, these cushions will ensure that your guests remain comfortable.

Hanging Brass Diyas

Contemporary yet traditional, these hanging brass diyas add to the festive ambience perfectly. With all the praise you're going to receive from your guests, you'll be tempted to make them a permanent addition to your decor.

Brass Glasses

101016_brass_glasses1Food is the life of any festive season. And if you are ready with great food {whether cooking or ordering}, don't forget that presentation is an important consideration as well.

These brasses glasses are a great addition to your kitchen as they are a perfect balance of beautiful craftsmanship and traditional crockery.

Table Linen

101016_table-linenFrom printed table covers to beautiful table runners, mats and napkins, and a lot of variety across silk, chanderi, hand block prints, natural fibres, khadi – you can always find something that matches your style and taste.


Classic decor pieces, mirrors can enhance the visual appeal of a room in a single instant. If you're buying a new one this season, make sure you select a colour that matches or complements the room so that they look like an integrated part of the design.

Plus with the festive season, these pieces will ensure that you are always stepping out in style.

Classic Furniture Pieces

101016_brightfurniture_piecesWe don’t know where to start on this. Maybe your room has just enough space for a side sofa? Or have you been meaning to replace your table that’s amassed many memories, but also many dents and bruises along the way? We suggest that before throwing that big Diwali party, you get your hands on some classic furniture pieces that will add the modern yet traditional finesse to your home.

Psst, we have great news for you. You can start shopping for all these and many more products from Fabindia's new festive collection. With rich Banarasis and chanderis, luxurious embroidery, gold prints inspired from classic inspirations like the lotus, elephant and peacock, the Festive Collection will truly light up your home, this Diwali season. 

Find out more about Fabindia here and follow them on Facebook here, Instagram here and Twitter here.

This article is in partnership with Fabindia.


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