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Nine Designer Party Games Every Host Needs

Guests coming for the holidays? Keep them entertained with these luxe playthings.


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1 Jenga set with shagreen box and beech blocks, $1,100, Aerin.

2 Chi Wing Lo for Giorgetti “Fa‘i’” walnut mahjong set, $8,064, Casa Design Group.

3 Rafael Rodríguez for RS Barcelona “RS#2” stainless steel football table, $4,850, Casa Design Group.

4 “Declick” maple marquetry dice with wool-felt mat and leather case, $1,025, Hermès.

5 Paola Sakr for House of Today “Meg” brass mikado sticks, $348, WallpaperStore.

6 Backgammon set with hardwood-veneer game board and leather-wrapped checkers, $645, RH.

7 “The Moon” puzzle, $25, ICA Store.

8 Misc. Goods Co. paper playing cards with gold-foil backs, $15, Weston Table.

9 “Canaan” marble tic-tac-toe set, $245, Jonathan Adler.