When my daughter announced she wanted an Alice in Wonderland party this year, I was overjoyed! I had instant visions of a Mad Hatter’s tea party on our porch in the sunshine and turning our backyard into a croquet pitch. Together, we planned a gorgeous event for all of her friends, filled with lots of unique [...]
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Are you inspired by all things vintage? Pretty teacups, hydrangeas and full blown roses, lace and doilies? If you’re hosting a vintage style party for a shower, birthday, charity event or simply because you love your friends, you’ll find a lovely range of vintage themed party supplies, decorations and accessories to bring this theme to [...]
If you’re organising a party of any kind, there isn’t a nicer treat for your guests than a beautifully presented cupcake. Of course, I am a little biased towards these little morsels of great taste and fun (just look at the Pink Frosting logo!), but cupcakes truly are an easy way to create a beautiful [...]
Decorating a party is my favourite part of the planning process. You can be completely creative with your theme or colour scheme and bring your ideas to life in front of your party guests. If you’re not super-creative though, the process of decorating your celebration may be daunting. This is where online party shops like [...]
Wishing everyone a patriotic and fun-filled Australia Day today. Here’s what my backyard looks like today – twisties, lamingtons, beer on ice and the BBQ ready to cook for many friends. The perfect Aussie backyard party.
Ove the last few months, Aussies have been Oprah crazy and some of the most amazing party styling talents were involved in celebrating Oprah’s big Australian adventure. The ever-stylish Donna Hay styled and catered the welcome party in Sydney where she showcased the bush and beach in spectacular style. And in Melbourne, super-talented party stylist [...]
Apart from the hibiscus, there’s perhaps no other flower that says beach wedding than gorgeous fragrant frangipanis. Frangipanis or plumeria as they are also known are blooming everywhere along our beaches at the moment. One of our iconic beach flowers, they make the perfect beach wedding decoration or flower motif for Australian weddings.
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With Christmas now behind us, we turn to New Years Eve as our next big reason to celebrate. Many of us will be ringing in 2011 with a New Year Party that includes little guests and given the late evening and the loud celebrations, this event isn’t often perfectly suited to children in our world. [...]
Just about everyone has Vampire fever! And we’re never more motivated by gore than at Halloween. I found this amazing dinner party idea by Courtney from Pizzazzerie via Hostess Blog. This is a brilliant adult Halloween weekend dinner party theme for us Aussies who don’t get so into pumpkin carving. Love it!
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The perfect symbol for your wedding day. Paper cranes mean honour and loyalty in Japan, and the Japanese believe that a person who folds 1000 paper cranes will be granted his or her greatest wish. What a beautiful symbol of your love for one another – the loyalty you hold dear, your greatest wish for [...]