Last-minute holiday parties and gifts can be a whirlwind, but they can also bring unexpected joy. Last-minute doesn’t have to mean less meaningful; sometimes, it’s the spontaneity and genuine connection that make these moments truly special. Whether you are searching for a great present with Christmas right around the corner, trying to get a holiday party in before the new year or waiting until after the new year to throw your holiday party, you can trust the professionals of Omaha to help you make last-minute gifts and parties appear as though you have been working for months.

The holiday season is stressful – and it is far from over. Christmas is approaching fast, followed by New Year’s Eve and all the parties and gatherings associated with them both personally and professionally. While navigating the hustle and bustle of the months ahead, don’t forget to take care of yourself.

Lisa Jensen
Creative Hair Design Salon
and Spa

Lisa Jenson, Salon Manager at Creative Hair Design Salon and Spa (, suggests taking advantage of the haven of relaxation their salon offers to pamper your body and rest your mind. “We firmly believe that self-care is not just a luxury, but an essential component of the holidays. We understand that as you strive to make the holidays special for others, it’s equally important to take time for yourself, rejuvenate and nurture your well-being. By doing so, you can truly embrace the spirit of the season with a radiant and refreshed outlook.”

At Creative Hair Design, you can indulge in deluxe manicures and pedicures that pamper your hands and feet, as well as enjoy massages and rejuvenating exfoliation treatments that care for your body. Their expert team is also skilled in providing professional makeup, hair color and styling services to effortlessly help you look your best. While they melt your stress away, they’ll ensure you’re Christmas-ready and perfectly prepared for any upcoming events.

If you find yourself with some last-minute Christmas shopping to tackle, think about opting for gift cards or high-quality professional beauty products available at Creative Hair Design. Their selection of products not only makes excellent stocking stuffers, but is also great additions to larger wellness packages. Whether you’re giving a loved one the flexibility to choose their preferred beauty services or providing them with top-notch beauty products you know they’ll love, you’re sure to spread joy and self-care this holiday season.

When it comes to both heartfelt personal gifts and festive gatherings, flowers make both great decorations and gifts. These versatile blooms can set the mood and convey emotions, making a lasting impression at your lively party and on your gift recipient. You can choose festive flowers that match the occasion or opt for the recipient’s favorites, ensuring a personalized touch. This versatility extends the scope of their impact, ensuring they leave a lasting impression in both the moments of celebration and in the hearts of those who receive them.

Dr. Vernetta Kosalka
Florist of Omaha

“At The Florist of Omaha (, our top priority is bringing your vision to life while spreading joy with our arrangements, and we offer a wide range of options to achieve just that,” emphasized Dr. Vernetta Kosalka, Owner of The Florist of Omaha. “Our dedicated team of artisans is constantly evolving their exceptional talent to transform your floral dreams into reality.”

Under the experienced guidance of Dr. Vernetta Kosalka, The Florist of Omaha is your ideal choice for making your Christmas and New Year’s celebrations unforgettable. They can also craft exquisite bouquets perfect to give to that someone special. Whether you’re adorning your gatherings with flowers or conveying your feelings through thoughtful floral arrangements, The Florist of Omaha is your trusted partner, ensuring that the holiday spirit and your affection are beautifully captured in every arrangement.

Another great gift to incorporate into your Christmas and New Year parties are photos that capture the laughs, smiles and joy of the holiday season. These photos not only freeze in time the memories made during this special time of year, but also serve as a way to relive those moments in the years to come. Whether it’s through candid snapshots, professionally taken photos or a well-thought-out photo booth at your gatherings, these images are timeless keepsakes.

Mitch Miller

FotoFunSpot (, one of the most unique photo booth companies in Omaha, has the perfect inventory of photo-capturing technologies to make your holiday gathering memorable and extremely fun. They offer both expertly staffed and self-service photo booth options to accommodate small and large gatherings. Plus, every individual in each photograph can take home a cherished photo strip to remember the moment and share the joy with those who couldn’t be present. With their premium photo booth services, they specialize in crafting delightful, one-of-a-kind and unforgettable experiences for everyone.

“Once the cookies are eaten, the eggnog is finished and the party ends, what remains are the photos. People really love those photos and the memories they bring,” said Mitch Miller, Owner of FotoFunSpot. “Families often keep these photos on their fridge or in albums from past years. They truly are one of the best gifts, and they are a gift that keeps on giving each year.”

Whether you’re wrapping up your holiday festivities in December or extending them into January, we extend our warmest wishes for a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! As the holiday season draws to a close, we encourage you to engage with local professionals who can help you put the perfect finishing touches on your celebrations. Let’s end this holiday season in a perfectly tied bow!