A colourful and classic first birthday jungle party

A beautiful setting for a special occasion, Perth’s Carawatha Park was the perfect location for Darcy’s first birthday jungle party. Lots of colour and cuteness is how I describe this party, featuring all of your classic and cute baby jungle animals such as elephant and tiger. Scroll down for details and pics. Bright pops of green… Read More A colourful and classic first birthday jungle party

Mermaids versus sharks party: a beautiful ocean themed birthday

Submitted by the team at Lovely Occasions, who also did the styling. Follow them on Instagram or Facebook.  Anna from Print & Party in Brisbane wanted to combine her son Ben’s 5th birthday and daughter Charlotte’s 3rd birthday as they are only 6 weeks apart. A combined birthday would be extra special as all of their friends… Read More Mermaids versus sharks party: a beautiful ocean themed birthday

10 beautiful handmade products for a unique unicorn party

With 100,000 posts tagged #unicornparty on Instagram, I don’t think the trend will be going anywhere soon. Whilst we all love the beautiful sleepy eye unicorn theme that has been ever so popular, sometimes it’s nice to step outside the box and use another direction. Here are 10 beautiful handmade unicorn party products for a… Read More 10 beautiful handmade products for a unique unicorn party

Amelia’s 5th birthday Parisian Flower Market party

This post was written by Daniella Spinetti of Eve&Co and also appears in our Easter Mini mag.  Amelia’s love of flowers inspired the theme behind this 5th birthday party. At the planning stage, the birthday girl herself announced she wanted a “flower party”. In all honesty we were stumped as to how to turn such a seemingly… Read More Amelia’s 5th birthday Parisian Flower Market party

Australian Cake Decorating Network Awards Night 2018

At the weekend, we had the pleasure of attending the first Australian Cake Decorating Network Awards, one of the first events of it’s type in Australia. ACDN founder Elizabeth Wright and her team have worked hard over the last two years to bring the event to life, helping to cement their position as Australias’s premier cake… Read More Australian Cake Decorating Network Awards Night 2018

Lilelements and lilsweets: a super lil party team

lilelements and Confetti Fair go way back. If you’re a fan of our magazines, you’ve definitely seen examples of Marie’s excellent work and really unique style. Her work certainly has a beautiful and ethereal quality. Today, we have a chat to lilelements’ Marie and her sister Eileen, of lilsweets about their ‘lil team’ and the… Read More Lilelements and lilsweets: a super lil party team

10 essential questions to ask when researching party venues 

Today on the blog, the team from Venuemob guide us through picking your perfect party venue. Over to you!  Every event is unique, and every venue is different. That said, there are a few key questions to ask an event venue when planning your next birthday, engagement party or end of year office shindig. These… Read More 10 essential questions to ask when researching party venues 

Figmint Catering & The High-Heeled Hostess: Book Review, Interview & Giveaway!

Aussies have been bombarded with reality cooking shows of late. As a result, a plethora of cookbooks are filling shelves. Come dinner party time, you can just grab your favourite celebrity chef’s book and whip up some culinary delights. But then what? How do you set a table correctly? How do you know what drinks to… Read More Figmint Catering & The High-Heeled Hostess: Book Review, Interview & Giveaway!

Man Up!

Why do girls get to have all fun parties? If you’re like me you’ve probably asked yourself this a few times, albeit quietly, when none of your mates were around. Women can build a party over anything – getting engaged, having a baby, making some pretty cakes…even Tupperware can be as good a reason as any. On… Read More Man Up!

Your Parties ~ Fairyland birthday party by Sooby Events

This party was created by Sooby Events for her eldest daughter Phoebe, seven, and eldest son Elijah, five, who had birthdays within a fortnight of each other. They wanted to share their special days with each other so requested a joint party. Sounds sweet, doesn’t it? One slight problem, Elijah insisted on a captain Hook… Read More Your Parties ~ Fairyland birthday party by Sooby Events

Your Parties ~ “Cute as a Button” Lalaloopsy themed party by Styled By Belle

Styled By Belle created this “Cute as a Button” Lalaloopsy themed 3rd birthday party for Zoe. An adorable invitation was designed, shaped like a cotton spool and wrapped with pink wool with a tag saying “unwrap me”. For the dessert table Belle sourced an old original Singer sewing machine table from eBay and sprayed it… Read More Your Parties ~ “Cute as a Button” Lalaloopsy themed party by Styled By Belle

Your parties ~ Amelia’s Garden Tea Party by Monkia Branley Photography

Earlier this year Monika Branley Photography hosted her daughter’s 6 birthday, a Garden Tea Party. Amelia invited eight of her closest friends and they spent the afternoon running around the garden, dancing to their favourite songs and of course having afternoon tea laughing and giggling the afternoon away. Monika and Ameila decorated the yard with gorgeous… Read More Your parties ~ Amelia’s Garden Tea Party by Monkia Branley Photography

Confetti Fair™ Twilight {Sydney} ~ Getting to know Susan from White Wedding Photographers

What did you want to be when you grew up? A ballerina of course, I loved dressing up in the delicate costumes, the pretty tiaras in my hair and best of all the excitement of the stage concerts with the blight lights and loud music. Even now when I photograph little flower girls at weddings,… Read More Confetti Fair™ Twilight {Sydney} ~ Getting to know Susan from White Wedding Photographers

Confetti Fair™ Twilight {Sydney} ~ Getting to know Jess from In An Instant

What did you want to be when you grew up? I was obsessed with gymnastics at one point, so I really was intent on being a gymnast! Even though my skills weren’t very good! What made you start your business? I set up the booth as a present to some friends for their birthday, it… Read More Confetti Fair™ Twilight {Sydney} ~ Getting to know Jess from In An Instant

Confetti Fair™ Twilight {Sydney} ~ Getting to know Georgie & Koke from Divine Affairs

What did you want to be when you grew up? G: A Chef! I always loved to cook when I was younger and always enjoyed feeding people. K: Janet Jackson’s backup dancer. My school holidays were spent learning the dance routines to all the new pop songs. What made you start your business? To do… Read More Confetti Fair™ Twilight {Sydney} ~ Getting to know Georgie & Koke from Divine Affairs

Confetti Fair™ Twilight {Sydney} ~ Getting to know Cherish from Belle & Bow Events

What did you want to be when you grew up? I always wanted to be a singer or model – unfortunately I am a terrible singer and I’m only 5’1! I do love karaoke nights out with friends. What made you start your business? After high school, I studied Business and Events Management. During graduation,… Read More Confetti Fair™ Twilight {Sydney} ~ Getting to know Cherish from Belle & Bow Events

Confetti Fair™ Twilight Sydney ~ Getting to know Carly from High Tea & Party Specialists

What did you want to be when you grew up? When I was a child I always dreamed of owning a shop and selling pretty things! When I finished school I became a Beauty therapist and started my own business. Although I loved my Beauty therapy business, I guess my passion for “pretty things” took… Read More Confetti Fair™ Twilight Sydney ~ Getting to know Carly from High Tea & Party Specialists

Win a $100 Belle & Bow Events DIY hire or styling/coordination voucher.

To be in with a chance of winning this great prize; ~  Visit Belle & Bow Events at Confetti Fair™ Twilight on Saturday 11 July ~  Fill out a competition entry form and take a selfie at the Belle & Bow Events stand ~  Upload your selfie to Facebook or Instagram, tag @belleandbowevents and use… Read More Win a $100 Belle & Bow Events DIY hire or styling/coordination voucher.

Confetti Fair™ Twilight Syndey ~ Getting to know Maryanne from Sammy & Lola

What did you want to be when you grew up? I  have always been so anti-creative, I mean I have not one single creative bone in my body. I have always been an analytical thinker, always drawn to science. I needed the facts! From as young as I can remember I have always wanted to… Read More Confetti Fair™ Twilight Syndey ~ Getting to know Maryanne from Sammy & Lola

Confetti Fair™ Twilight Sydney ~ Getting to know Louise from Illume Design

What did you want to be when you grew up? I always wanted to be a graphic designer, I have always loved creating and knew that I wanted to do something creative. What made you start your business? I’ve always had a passion for gorgeous paper products and wanted to work for myself and design… Read More Confetti Fair™ Twilight Sydney ~ Getting to know Louise from Illume Design

Confetti Fair™ DIY Workshop Extravaganza ~ coming soon…

2 days, 102 workshops. Coming to Sydney and Melbourne in 2016… register your interest today! Confetti Fair™ proudly presents the DIY Workshop Extravaganza – 2 days, 102 workshops. Join us and many others for a weekend full of learning through our fun workshops and informative demonstrations. Cakes, sweets, dessert tables, styling, photography, decor, floristry, stationery… Read More Confetti Fair™ DIY Workshop Extravaganza ~ coming soon…

Confetti Fair Twilight Sydney ~ Getting to know Rhonda from The Dainty Baker

What did you want to be when you grew up? A mum!! Hahahaha What made you start your business? My love of all things pretty and sweet. What’s the most outlandish job/party you’ve ever done? My cousins wedding cake… it was a whopping 9 tiers! What would be your ideal party? Great food, booze, quirky… Read More Confetti Fair Twilight Sydney ~ Getting to know Rhonda from The Dainty Baker