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14 Things Every Great Bar Cart Needs

Trick out your favorite cocktail station with these glam accessories.

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Go for the Gold

Start with a stunning set of decanters. This gold crosshatched set has just enough design to dress up simple glass bottles. It’s a classic collection you’ll have for years to come. Bonus: These beauties will look gorgeous on your new brass bar cart.

Crosshatch Decanter, $148

Think Pink

Every good bar cart needs a bottle opener and a corkscrew. What good is a drink that can’t be opened? Serve your guests their drinks with a little style. These pink pretties are the perfect addition to your beverage station.

Kate Spade New York Juno 2 Piece Bar Set, $49.99

Like a Tiny Sculpture

Think about starting your own bottle opener collection. There are tons of amazing ones worth gathering. Chances are you will need more than one when hosting, so stock up on something special. This artistic bar gadget is a fun, refreshing find.

Trophy Bottle Opener, $95

Start Small

If you are just dipping your toes into the bar cart water, take baby steps. Snag yourself a cool kit that comes with all you need to mix up a drink or two. This stylish kit helps you make Moscow Mules in an instant.

The Carry On Cocktail Kit, $23.99

Pick a Pineapple

This rose gold cocktail shaker is sure to delight each and every one of your guests. Bust this baby out at your next happy hour, and get ready for the flood of compliments.

Pineapple Cocktail Shaker, $79.99

Go Green (or Silver) With Your Straws

Forget flimsy printed paper straws, and stock your cart with these eco-friendly finds. They can be used over and over and hold up against any cocktail. They’re kind to our planet and super chic.

Ecostraw Stainless Steel Straws, $15.46

Get Your Geode On

Coasters are an easy way to infuse your bar cart with personality and color. These sliced pink agate ones are functional and look amazing.

Pink Agate Coasters, $99.99

Expand Your Bottle Opener Collection

This cool, sculptural bottle opener goes with any design scheme. It’s made of solid brass—an on-trend choice.

Hexagon Bottle Opener, $44.49

Rock Your Drink

Whiskey rocks have never looked so cool. You can stick to the standard cubes—or you can have a little fun with these unexpected shapes.

Drink Rocks, $34.99

Measure Twice, Drink Thrice

Every good barkeep knows that measuring is key when concocting the perfect cocktail. This gold jigger gets the job done. Keep your punch perfectly portioned with this little helper.

Gold Jigger, $10

Stir Up Some Flamingo Fun

There are so many sassy drink stirrers out there, but we always suggest flocking to flamingos. Let these colorful friends adorn your guests’ drinks, and splash a little fun into the evening.

Flamingo Stirrers, $15.99

Upgrade Your Coasters

If you’re hosting a huge family gathering, one set of coasters simply won’t do. These have a pretty reflective finish and a glam cutout design to dress up any bar cart.

Nexus Coasters, $85

Save the Last Sip

When the party is over, the bottles go back on the bar cart. And when the cork is nowhere to be found, use this fun stopper instead. You’ll be able to save every last sip with this handy accessory.

Lia Bottlestopper, $85

Take It to Go

If you are prone to party hopping, you may need to BYO. This flask is the perfect way to bring a little liquid courage wherever you go, and when it’s not in use it looks cool on your cart.

Ceramic Flask, $91.99