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DIY: Easter egg cakes

April 1, 2019 Leave a comment

By Sallly of The Party Project As a busy mum I don’t have the time for complicated recipes. So here is a quick, one bowl recipe for you, for Easter.  WHAT YOU’LL NEED Cakes: 125g of butter (melted in the microwave) 1 1/2 cups of caster sugar 2 eggs 1 tsp coconut essence 1 1/2

Fruit slice cookies for your summer party! (Recipe)

January 20, 2019 Leave a comment

Ahh, Aussie summer! Sun, beach, BBQ’s….melted chocolate, runny cakes. You get my drift. Enter the humble cookie. Perfect for customising according to your theme and pretty much Summer proof (well, compared to most desserts). That’s why these fruit slice cookies from The Party Project are perfect for your tutti-frutti, citrus or tropical parties and look like such

6 awesome dinosaur party DIY ideas

November 15, 2018 Leave a comment

Yesterday we featured the awesome Luxe Roaring Dinosaur party thanks to Angela from Honeypunch. The party featured some pretty cool DIY  projects, which Angela has shared with us. Read on for the roar-some dinosaur party DIY ideas below! Get your craft on with these 6 dinosaur party DIY ideas Party Hats These hats are the

Party DIY: Mini Black Forest Cakes

October 25, 2018 Leave a comment

I love mini cakes! They are so cute and it’s literally the only time I can eat a whole cake without feeling guilty! When I heard about Esther’s (from Confetti Fair) idea to put mini black forest cakes on the place settings for our Halloween mini-mag, I was all over it. They were so easy

Party DIY: 3 ways to create DIY party hats plus FREE download!

September 27, 2018 Leave a comment

I love party crafts! I just wish I had more time to indulge. I am totally in love with these DIY party hats, which we made for my daughter’s urban jungle themed birthday. We designed a custom pattern which we then printed, and cut according to a template. Our template was printed onto thick card,

DIY: Custom party cups and cutlery + FREE download

May 20, 2018 Leave a comment

How satisfying is it to see a lovely table set up with beautifully matching items? You can have exactly that with this custom party cups and cutlery DIY. For the most part, it’s easy enough to find what you need from a party store, and there is a great range of places where you can

A simple Easter celebration: DIY + Styling

April 9, 2018 Leave a comment

For those of the Orthodox religion, Easter comes anywhere between one week to one month after the Easter holidays in Australia (the date of Easter Sunday is usually the first Sunday after the first Full Moon occurring on or after the March equinox, as per the Gregorian calendar. Eastern churches, including Orthodox, use the Julian

Party DIY: Follow the yellow brick road

January 3, 2018 Leave a comment

A Wizard of Oz party! Such a colourful theme, and pretty unique too. Here is an awesome DIY to set the scene, by the talented Emily of Arnold Events, your very own yellow brick road! Materials Yellow spray paint & roller Ruler Black Sharpie 2 x 6m long pieces of carpet rug underlay (the underlay

Free printable fairy bread labels – Ready to download!

December 10, 2017 Leave a comment

Seen our amazing Fairy Bread Party in Issue 7 of the Confetti Fair magazine? Well, now you can add the final touch to your own Fairy Bread themed soiree with these DIY dessert bar labels! How to get your free printable fairy bread labels Simply download and print the labels here (we recommend printing these onto

Invitation images – 6 places to source them for party DIYs

November 9, 2017 Leave a comment

If you’re anything like me when organising parties, you probably like to mix things up a bit. Sometimes you’ll leave things with the super talented pros, but sometimes you might want to try a bit of DIY. One of the challenges of doing this though is to find good quality invitation images. I used to