A bright and modern Christmas – Shine bright like a bauble!

December 16, 2018 Leave a comment

I was so excited to feature this party on our blog. Not only is it our first UK party featured, but it is a beautiful addition to round up the Christmas parties we’ve featured in the Christmas magazine too! The party was a shoot featuring talented vendors from the city of Essex. Oh, to celebrate

Zoey’s Noah’s Ark 100 days celebration party

August 11, 2018 Leave a comment

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

Best day ever, by Arnold Event Styling

July 25, 2017 Leave a comment

Today on the blog we are passing it over to Emily of Arnold Event Styling. Emily recently had the fun of being able to plan and style her own wedding, and below she beautifully recounts her round up of the special day. We wanted our wedding to be a casual celebration, filled with all our

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

DIY Rainbow Edge Stationery

June 8, 2016 Leave a comment

TOTAL TIME: One Hour You’ll need: High-Quality White Envelopes (Low quality tears too easily!) High-Quality White Notecards Craft Paint in Rainbow Colors Makeup Sponges or Foam Brushes (One for each color, ideally!) Washi Tape T-Shirt What to do: 1. Washi tape is too sticky on it’s own to place directly on the envelopes, so you

Man Up!

June 8, 2016 Leave a comment

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

Mother’s Day Celebration

May 6, 2016 Leave a comment

Haven’t quite organised something special for your Mum this year? Don’t worry, it’s not too late to whip up a gorgeous brunch to show how much you care. All you need is some black and white party ware, a touch of gold, a pretty setting and some delicious mocktails and you have got yourself the

Birthday Luxe

May 4, 2016 Leave a comment

The colour emerald conjures up images of a cool, vibrant tone with a touch of decadence and harmony.  It also happens to be the Pantone 2013 Colour of the Year and the inspiration for the photo shoot by Style My Celebration. The vision was to create a truly glamorous dinner party atmosphere while keeping it

Sweet Little Birdy

May 2, 2016 Leave a comment

Birds often symbolise love and new beginnings so a ‘Sweet Little Birdy’ theme for a baby shower seemed like the ideal match for the occasion. Using their beautiful wire birdcage as the main inspiration for styling the dessert table, Events by Nat decided to combine the theme with a lime green colour, rather than the

Ladies Luncheon

May 1, 2016 Leave a comment

Nothing beats getting together with your closest friends for a fabulous ladies luncheon.  The elegant soirée styled by Ashdown & Bee and held in the garden of a private residence was no exception. The inspiration for the theme was based on a love of spring, flamingos and the striking combination of pink with emerald green.

Galentine’s Day ideas – aka a Girl’s Valentines Party!

January 11, 2016 Leave a comment

Your starter guide to Galentine’s Day ideas! I know it is still six weeks away but already the Valentine ‘cupid’ is lurking. The cards are out in the supermarkets and those little fluffy, red hearts with quotes on them are popping up in florists. Having flown solo for, well, too many Valentine’s Days to count,

How to throw a Vintage Wedding

September 9, 2015 Leave a comment

Congratulations, you are getting married and you just can’t wait to start designing your own vintage wedding. Vintage nostalgia brings with it comfort and familiarity in an ever-changing world and the world of weddings is no different. To you, the word ‘vintage’ describes not only your wedding design but also sums up the feel that you want

Nailed it! (not)

August 14, 2015 Leave a comment

I love baking and making sweets, and I am pretty good at it (I feel I have to boast here as my cooking skills are shocking so have to proud of something I can do in the kitchen), but every now and then I bite off more than I can chew. That day came when

Oh you pretty little shape you!

August 12, 2015 Leave a comment

I don’t know what it is about the humble little Liquorice Allsort, but there is just something about the simplicity of its clean, geometric shape and the bright colours that gets my creative mind all excited. The Liquorice Allsort can easily be used for a boy or girl party, a baby shower or even a

The Art of Manners

August 10, 2015 Leave a comment

I don’t know about you but I am finding in the world of technology many people seem to be losing their manners. What happened to the days of receiving beautifully designed invitations to special events with your name written in the Dear section? What happened to the days that people actually RSVP’d on time letting