10 New Holiday Party Ideas Because Mistletoe Is Creepy

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Let's face it: hanging up some weird plant in a doorway in an attempt to force strangers to rub their lips together is a pretty weird tradition. Also, that giant animatronic Santa your mom sent secretly scares the hell out of your roommates — they're just too polite to tell you.

Instead of going with the old standby holiday staples this year, try a few new ways to jazz up your white elephant exchange, ugly sweater rager, or annual Love Actually viewing/cry-fest. Read on for 10 fresh, festive ways to up your holiday decorating game.

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