Catering supply ideas for Christmas

Christmas catering supplies

As the festive season looms closer, themed supplies are proving very popular for people who want to make Christmas one to remember.

Whether you’re looking to spruce up your restaurant or style your table for Christmas dinner, we have the right supplies for you.

1. Festive napkins

Christmas-themed napkins prove to be very popular for parties and schools.

Choose from a range of napkins featuring red bauble prints, silver and gold happy New Year designs, and star themed napkins.

Christmas design napkins
Snowman design napkin
Christmas design napkins
Red and gold bauble design

2. Coloured tablecloths

Christmas dinner can get pretty messy, so lay out our great value paper tablecloths to protect it from any food or drink that might spill over the edge of your plates.

Choose from a variety of Christmas-themed colours such as gold, silver, red and green.

Gold paper tablecloths
Metallic gold tablecloths
Red paper tablecloths
Red gold tablecloths

3. Plastic flutes and glasses

No party is complete without glasses for drinks.

Our disposable plastic flutes and glasses are lightweight and don’t shatter like glass. Yet, they are sturdy and great value for celebratory occasions.

Champagne flutes
Disposable champagne flutes
Disposable wineglasses
Disposable wineglasses

4. Reusable glassware

If you’re looking to invest in reusable glassware, our ELITE plastic glasses are made from polycarbonate, which makes it an unbreakable material under normal conditions.

You can be sure to reuse them for upcoming occasions such as New Year’s.

Plastic goblets
Plastic goblets
Plastic hiball glasses
Plastic hiball glasses

5. Party cups

Our party cups are best-sellers year-round. The instantly recognisable design is attractive and perfect for home parties. Our red American party cups are a big hit for party games such as beer pong.

2oz mini red American party cups
2oz mini red American party cups
12oz and 16oz red American party cups
12oz and 16oz red American party cups

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Inspiring tableware ideas for Christmas

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As Christmas approaches, we wanted to share some inspiring examples of festive settings.

A standout dining table not only impresses family and guests. But it’s an opportunity to give them a taste of your creative skills.

Here at Event Supplies, we have a wide variety of catering supplies to make your celebrations extra special. Take a look at our disposable champagne flutes, festive napkins, coloured banquet rolls and much more.

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You can also chat to one of our representatives 9am-5pm on our website Mon-Fri. We’re always happy to help 😊

2019 Christmas Opening Times

As usual, our offices are closed this year between Christmas and New Year. The last day to place an order for delivery in 2019 is Friday 20th December; our offices are also open in the morning on Monday 23rd December.

Our offices reopen on Thursday 2nd January 2020 with deliveries commencing from Friday 3rd.

Please ensure you get orders placed in plenty of time for and goods required before the New Year.

Themed Napkins for Christmas 2015

Christmas Themed Paper Napkins

Now available is our 2015 range of disposable paper napkins with a festive Christmas theme. This fun and decorate range of accessories is a great way to decorate your dinner table this Christmas. our designs come in pack sizes to suit all occasions, whether you’re catering for a small family gathering or a larger company function . Typical pack quantities are from 125 for family or small office functions, with full cases of 2,000 available for larger gatherings.

Our napkins are available as either a standard thickness 2ply item, or the extra-soft 3ply style for occasions where a thicker napkin is desirable – all with a standard ¼ fold.

In addition to the Christmas themed napkins, we’ve got a festive paper tablecloth to tie in with these designs – as well as the usual plain items in a variety of colours.

Useful links:

Our 2015 designs:

Black Sparkle DesignChampagne Shimmer DesignChristmas Bauble Design

Christmas Snowman DesignChristmas Tree DesignChristmas Wonderland Design

Napkins at the dinner table:

2013 Christmas break and delivery schedule

Our offices close on the 23rd December this year at 12pm for the Christmas break, reopening on 2nd January 2013 in the New Year.

The last available date to order for Christmas delivery is 20th December for orders placed up until 1pm. Orders placed after this time will be dispatched in the New Year with deliveries starting from Thursday 3rd January.

Please note that due to the increased amount of traffic throughout delivery networks and possible inclement weather, we recommend ordering early to negate any potential problems with time-sensitive Christmas deliveries. The vast majority of our courier deliveries will still be delivered on the usual 24 hour / next-day basis however we would advise ordering in advance where possible to avoid disappointment.

For bulk pallet deliveries the last day for dispatch is 19th December.

If you have any questions regarding our opening hours or delivery times over the festive period please give our sales team a call on 0844 4995456 on email

Special Offer: 40cm 3-ply Christmas Bauble Paper Napkins

50% thicker and available at a promotional price while stocks last. These are made from extra-thick 3-ply paper tissue; this makes the product softer and more absorbent than the more common 2-ply variety.

The colour is a vivid and festive holly Red with a metallic silver / gold Christmas Bauble print – a tasteful and subtle print, suitable for your Christmas meal, parties or for use at Restaurants.

We have strictly limited quantities of this product available at the following prices:

£25.20 per case (1,000)
£3.50 per pack (125)

£3.50 per pack (125) / £25.20 per case (1,000)

New Festive Range of Christmas Paper Napkins

Now available from stock is our 2012 range of Christmas party products – available in a colour and style to suit any occasion. Whether you’re simply organising a party in the home, or catering for a larger scale celebration at a school or office, we have a range a range of table covers, Napkins and tableware to meet your requirements.

In addition to our standard range of themed table cloths, we’ve just added 6 new lines of napkins to the Christmas shop section of the site. These comprise of 2 styles of 25cm cocktail napkins and 4 styles of larger 40cm dinner napkins – all of which are available to purchase as single packs (as few as 100) or full cases (up to 4,000) where larger volumes are required. These are the same super-soft 2-ply serviettes as the rest of our range, with the addition of tasteful festive designs – from subtle geometric prints to playful character graphics designed to appeal to Children.

For further details and a full breakdown of our 2012 range, please see our Christmas online shop at:

Our 2012 designs:

Black Sparkle DesignChampagne Shimmer DesignChristmas Bauble Design

Christmas Snowman DesignChristmas Tree DesignChristmas Wonderland Design

Napkins at the dinner table:

Disposable Cutlery

To complement your collection of Christmas tableware we’re also stocking our popular silver-look plastic cutlery in a value-orientated party pack. This contains 300 pieces in total; 100 knives, forks and dessert spoons. These are designed to look exactly like their metallic counterparts, in fact to the untrained eye they are indistinguishable.

2011 Holly Star Christmas Banquet Roll

Christmas Party Supplies on special offer while stocks last: Our premium festive Holly Star banquet rolls are available at a promotional price of only £11.00 + VAT. These seasonal banquet rolls feature a heavy steam embossed design, made from 100% recycled and biodegradable heavy kraft paper. These are perfect for catering at festive gatherings and ideal for longer style banqueting tables, the rolls can also be cut down to accommodate smaller square or round tables.

View our full range of premium Christmas Party Supplies

Christmas Party Supplies
Holly Star Christmas Party Supplies

2011 Christmas Paper Table Cloths

These Christmas Table Cloths are ideally suited to medium sized rectangular tables.  Our Christmas Star patterned table cloths are available as a box of 12 or as individual table cloths; this makes the product an excellent choice for smaller home festive celebrations.

Manufactured from 100% recycled bleached kraft paper with a heavy damask steam embossed design – completely biodegradable and environmentally friendly.

Christmas Paper Table Covers
Christmas Paper Table Covers

We also stock this item in plain metallic Silver and Gold, perfect for the Christmas party season. See our full range of Christmas Party Supplies.

2011 Holly Star Christmas Party Supplies

Now back in stock – Holly Star Christmas Banquet Roll. This is our premium banqueting paper, now available at the special festive price of £11.00 + VAT per roll or £96.80 +VAT for a case of 10 rolls.

Banquet rolls are the economical solution to tablecoverings for catering events. Disposable banquet rolls are individually wrapped in clear film to protect rolls during transport. Manufactured from 100% recycled bleached kraft paper with a heavy damask steam embossed design – completely biodegradable and environmentally friendly.

Christmas Banquet Roll
Christmas Banquet Roll

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