Planning the perfect year-end party: Set right atmosphere with warm lights, aromatic scents, soothing music

Sharon Lee and her husband, Christophe, enjoy hosting parties and organise a Christmas party for about 50 friends every year.
Sharon Lee and her husband, Christophe, enjoy hosting parties and organise a Christmas party for about 50 friends every year.ST PHOTO: BENJAMIN SEETOR

SINGAPORE - Guests who arrive at Ms Sharon Lee's home for her annual Christmas party are greeted by the scent of fresh pine from the 8ft-tall Christmas tree in the warmly lit home.

There is a sumptuous spread of roast turkey, honey baked ham and homemade pumpkin pie on the kitchen table and familiar Christmas pop songs play in the background.

Please or to continue reading the full article.

Get unlimited access to all stories at $0.99/month

  • Latest headlines and exclusive stories
  • In-depth analyses and award-winning multimedia content
  • Get access to all with our no-contract promotional package at only $0.99/month for the first 3 months*

*Terms and conditions apply.