Fans of the retro-glam style popularized by shows like Mad Men have made the bar cart one of the most sought-after home accessories in recent years. Whether you prefer timeless crystal decanters or contemporary stemless glasses, building a bar cart is the ultimate exercise in self-expression. And naturally, SampleHouse has everything you need to build the perfect bar cart.
Stemless wine glasses are all the rage right now—their thin rims and low profile make for a sleek, minimalistic approach to drinkware. But we haven’t forgotten about the classics, either. You can pick up martini glasses, whiskey glasses and shot glasses of all colors, shapes and patterns at SampleHouse. Whether you want a themed cart with matching glassware or an eclectic mix of all different styles, we can make sure you find exactly what you need. Try to display at least two of each style; better yet, upgrade to a set of four for a luxurious look.
From coasters and cocktail napkins to paper straws and ice molds, we have everything you need to make tending bar a lot more fun—not to mention adorable. If you need to keep Sally’s glass separate from Suzie’s, pick up a pack of wine glass charms in any shape or color. Flowers and cocktail recipe books provide perfect feminine touches to a make-your-own-cocktail girls’ night.
Make sure your new glasses don’t go to waste! Pick up the essential tools you need to pull off the perfect cocktail. Gadgets like citrus juicers, muddlers, cocktail shakers, bottle openers and wine bottle stoppers add some function to your bar cart’s perfect form. For a true homage to retro-chic, include an ice bucket complete with some flashy tongs.
You can’t have a bar cart without the booze. Unsure of what to keep in stock? Whiskey, vodka, gin, rum and tequila will cover the majority of popular cocktails and mixed drinks. If you’re on a budget and want keep a skeleton crew of absolute necessities, choose three of your favorite or most-used liquors and spend elsewhere on mixers, juices and bar syrups to expand your offerings.