You’ve bought all the snacks. The booze is in the fridge. Your delicious dip is cooking in the oven. You’ve been planning this soirée for weeks, and every detail down to the playlist has been meticulously thought out. Or has it?
You may think you know how to throw a shindig, but a few upgrades in your gadget arsenal could make all of the difference. Planning to play your perfected playlist out of your laptop speakers? Not if you want to hear the tunes over the din of your guests chatting. For less than what your KitchenAid cost you, you can have a booming wireless speaker that will fill any room. Or how about a corkscrew equipped with a digital thermometer, and an iceless wine-chiller to make sure it maintains an exact temperature for the wine connoisseur? And craft brew lovers in your crew will love the stylish mini keg we found, which will keep their brews ice-cold.
Technology exists to simplify our lives, and there is no reason you can't use that to your party-planning advantage. There are a ton of gadgets that could help you and your guests have a good time. We’ve sifted through the "deals" to present some of the most useful (and coolest) high-tech solutions to ensure your next gathering goes off without a hitch. Not only can they help make your soirée go smoothly, these gadgets will make your guests feel completely cared for.
Each one of these tech pieces will give your party a welcomed upgrade; that they’ll impress your friends is just an added bonus.