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Melbourne baker Sweet CakeArt: Getting to know Shehla

March 6, 2019 Leave a comment

Say Hello to the face behind Melbourne baker Sweet CakeArt –Shehla! Based in Thomastown, VIC, Sweet Cake Art is here to provide you with customised cakes, cupcakes, cookies and other baked treats for your celebrations and special events! Tell us a bit about yourself Shehla? My obsession with sweets began at a very early age.

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

August 26, 2018 Leave a comment

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

Meet Charlie, your next event photographer

June 24, 2018 Leave a comment

Have you met Charlie from ZOOM Images (one of our favourite event photographers)? Charlie Sleiman is a father of 3 and a husband of 1. For as long as Charlie can remember he has been overflowing with a passion for creativity. In primary school, Charlie was building things when he should’ve been reading things. In high

Introducing… Mr & Mrs WTF

March 22, 2018 Leave a comment

Introducing Mr&Mrs WTF to the Confetti Community! Mr&Mrs WTF is a unique photobooth biz,  providing a variety of super creative props, photobooths, stands and much more to hire at a very reasonable cost! I truly love their unique products! Nadine from Mr&Mrs WTF popped in to Confetti HQ to give us the low down on how Mr&Mrs

Lilelements and lilsweets: a super lil party team

February 16, 2018 Leave a comment

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

A chat with Natascha of Petite Events Hire

January 18, 2018 Leave a comment

Today we chat to Natascha of Petite Events Hire, a one stop shop offering a range of party services such as unique “petite” decor item hire, dessert table styling, and grazing platters and tables.  How did Petite Events Hire come about? We have three kids and this means lots of parties. It was quite a spontaneous idea to

The fine art behind Commie’s Cupcakes

October 24, 2017 Leave a comment

 If you haven’t yet seen the insane creations by Amber at Commie’s Cupcakes, go check them out right now (well, you can read this first)! Amber, a cupcake artist, makes gorgeous and unique treats (as well as cakes) merging her background in design, perfect attention to detail, and creative talent to create a beautiful product.

Party talk with Ruby Rabbit

August 10, 2017 Leave a comment

Today, we chat to Alex of Ruby Rabbit, one of our fave party shops….yay! How did Ruby Rabbit get started, and what was the inspiration? I always wanted to have my own business. To call it my very own, to watch it grow and see what I could achieve! After many years as a professional

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

June 20, 2017 Leave a comment

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

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

July 9, 2015 Leave a comment

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,

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

July 9, 2015 Leave a comment

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

Confetti Fair Twilight {Sydney} ~ Getting to know Mishell from Florabomb

July 8, 2015 Leave a comment

What did you want to be when you grew up? A reporter on Foreign Correspondent. Not sure you can get much further from florist with that one! What made you start your business? It’s something that had been in the back of my mind for a long time, I’ve always been a flower fan. I

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

July 7, 2015 Leave a comment

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

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

July 7, 2015 Leave a comment

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,

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

July 6, 2015 Leave a comment

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

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

July 1, 2015 Leave a comment

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

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

July 1, 2015 Leave a comment

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

Confetti Fair™ Twilight Sydney ~ Getting to know Melissa from Belle Adorn

July 1, 2015 Leave a comment

What did you want to be when you grew up? I wanted to be a Pre-School teacher! That all changed when I did my year 10 work experience and they made me clean the whole time! I just wanted to play games and sing songs with the kids! So I gave up on that option.

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

July 1, 2015 Leave a comment

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