Party Decor & Backdrop Ideas

Backdrops are often used in theatrical plays and film production as a setting to create scenery. They turn a drab, plain wall into a show stopping focal point.

If you' [...]


Romantic chic wedding : Amanda & Micheal

This styled  shoot  by Bri Event planning and styling was inspired by everything romantic and shabby chic.  Kimberly (the shoot's stylish) wanted how any DIY bride can cr [...]


Real parties: Ribbon and Ruffles baby shower

Today's real party feature is a ribbon and ruffles themed  baby shower. We know it's slightly different from the  usual hen parties and bridal showers we feature, but we [...]


Hen Party Dress Inspiration

So you have a hen party to attend - great. Now, what to wear? Banish all thoughts of L-Plates and school girl outfits, think what would Carrie or Blair wear?


35 Stylish Hen Party Ideas - new for 2013

We know everyone wants to do something a bit nice for their hen swan party*. If you are looking for something a little bit more classy than willy shaped straws and L plat [...]


A Spring Blossom Bridal Shower

We're always excited to share gorgeous bridal shower ideas and today’s feature from Gigi Noelle Events is so lovely! Pretty chic invitation cards from Greens Keeper Flori [...]


How to throw a 1920s Great Gatsby Hen Party

With the release of the Great Gatsby movie staring Leonardo Dicaprio (*eye candy alert!*) only a few months away, why not consider having a 1920s inspired hen party?

T [...]


2013 Pantone Colour of the Year

It's official, 2013 is the Year of Emerald!  Pantone - the leading expert in colour - recently announced Emerald as their Colour of the Year for 2013. They describe the h [...]


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How to create a dessert table part 2

Part 1 of this DIY masterclass on creating a dessert table covered tablecloths. In case you missed it, you can find the post here. After choosing your table cloth, next step is creating your backdrop…Plain walls are a definite no no! Find inspiration and tips on creating a backdrop here and here. Once the table and backdrop decor has been sorted out, the next step is to set the table.You’ll need [...]

Diy Tutorial: Spray Painting


Spray paints can be used to transform unassuming objects into stunning creations.  Just about anything can be transformed with a spray of paint. I prefer spray paint to using a paint brush as they are much easy to use… just point and spray! Firstly spray paint gets around so make sure you cover the working area.It is better to work outdoors or in a well ventilated room. Also keep a [...]

Party backdrops ideas

I’ve been reading of some of the articles posted on this blog last year. Part of me was feeling nostalgic but for the most part i felt very proud of how far we’ve come. It hasn’t been an easy road, but its been loads of fun and i wouldn’t change it for the world. I re-read an article i wrote on party back drops and i realized that backdrops are [...]

"Chloe's Ranch": Cowgirl theme birthday party

Today we have a gorgeous birthday party to share with you. Yes i know, the word gorgeous is over used on this site, but there seems to be so much gorgeousness out there. For Chloe’s 3rd birthday, her grandmother Tanya pulled out all the stops and then some more. Tanya is a wedding planner ( she owns Southern Charm) so it’s no surprise she wanted to create a stunning party [...]

Keys to marriage bridal shower games


I came across this unique bridal shower game on Sweet dreams are made of these blog. Its a really simple  to play game and it is also very memorable. For this game you’ll need four or five antique keys, blank tags ( you’ll need two different shapes e.g four or five square tags and four or five circular tags per guests). and  ribbons. Label the  square tags with “keys to marriage” such [...]