How to create a modern and stylish licensed character party

So your little one wants a character party, and you want a beautifully designed and elegant affair? It is possible to create a modern and stylish licensed character party! Many of us love planning a party. Even those of us not in the industry want to have a hands-on experience with our parties. Designing, styling, and… Read More How to create a modern and stylish licensed character party

New product alert: brownie meme boxes

Introducing… brownie meme boxes! Greeting cards are so passe…why not say it with brownies! These perfectly packaged parcels of deliciousness have been recently launched by the talented team from delleiciousbyelle Perfect for parties, last minute celebrations or gifting, these cute little boxes say so much in so little space! They’re composed of letter-shaped brownies and… Read More New product alert: brownie meme boxes

Coachella Party: I’d rather be at Coachella, Sorry, Kidchella!

I really do love the creativity of Aussie party vendors. But I have a soft spot for the USA West Coast Party Vibe!  Hands up if you agree? It’s so colourful, and bright…. must be all that California sun! And this Coachella Party… California summons up lots of cool things, the Coachella Valley Music festival… Read More Coachella Party: I’d rather be at Coachella, Sorry, Kidchella!

Getting to know Lucy Leonardi, family and kids party photographer!

Since its beginning, the art of photography has never been far from family life. Whether it’s the arrival of your first newborn, christenings, first steps or birthdays a photographer – especially a kids party photographer – is central to keeping the memory of the occasion. Lucy Leonardi captures these intimate family moments through her candid, natural and… Read More Getting to know Lucy Leonardi, family and kids party photographer!

Zoey’s Noah’s Ark 100 days celebration party

Recently, the creative team at Rainy Sunday styled a gorgeous 100 days celebration for baby Zoey at Camperdown Commons. Sydney peeps, if you’re not familiar, this wonderful venue is totally rustic and perfect for a Pinterest worthy celebration. Read more for Noah’s Ark 100 days celebration. The request from the client was ‘stylish party with a pretty… Read More Zoey’s Noah’s Ark 100 days celebration party

Harry’s chef and cooking 4th birthday party

Emily of Hey Sugar Styling in New Zealand put together and fun and funky chef/restaurant/cooking themed do for her little boy Harry’s chef and cooking 4th birthday party. The finer details and authenticity of this party are fantastic. The design and styling, (black and white gingham,  reminiscent of chef’s uniform and Italian restaurant tablecloths, mixed… Read More Harry’s chef and cooking 4th birthday party

The coolest inspo for your next lemon inspired party

Never has a citrus occupied the world of parties, design and fashion like the humble little lemon. Something about it just keeps drawing us in. Perhaps it’s because from its sour being such delicious things can be created. Lemonade, lemon meringue pie, or lemon sorbet. Perhaps it’s the connotations of freshness, happiness and energy emanating from… Read More The coolest inspo for your next lemon inspired party

An Outback Luxe Wedding in the Top End

This wedding is giving me so many feels! Set amongst the natural beauty of the Northern Territory, the styling of this wedding was literally a ‘marriage’ (excuse the pun) of such diverse elements. Where the magical and ancient landscape of the top-end meets modern neon, native florals meet old-world crystalware, and drone footage beautifully captures it… Read More An Outback Luxe Wedding in the Top End

4 reasons to host a kitchen tea party before your wedding

Whatever happened to the old school kitchen tea party? Has it been surpassed by the bridal shower with its abundance of bubbly, non-domestic related gifts, balloons, and robes? According to leondabytheyarra.com.au, Traditionally, a Bridal Kitchen Tea is just that – an afternoon tea in which guests bring a gift for the Bride suitable for the kitchen… Read More 4 reasons to host a kitchen tea party before your wedding

Sienna’s Hot Pink Magnolia 7th birthday party

Welcome to Sienna’s Hot Pink Magnolia 7th birthday party! Taking cues from the space around her, coupled with Insta party inspiration, Sophie Lozanoski of Sweet Sienna Event Styling set out to create something perfect for her daughter Sienna’s 7th birthday party (also the namesake of her styling biz)! At the kid’s spa where Sienna’s birthday… Read More Sienna’s Hot Pink Magnolia 7th birthday party

Brand new party magazine: the Winter Mini Mag is here!

We know you love party magazines because you keep asking us for more! We’re so excited to share our new Winter Mini Mag with you!  It’s full real parties, party inspiration, a delicious recipe to help those winter blues and lots more! We hope you like our styled baby shower shoot which was influenced by Mary Poppins.… Read More Brand new party magazine: the Winter Mini Mag is here!

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!