The Naked Cake

June 8, 2016 Leave a comment

One of the hottest trends in the wedding industry, in fact the cake world has to be the naked cake. You may have seen them at weddings, attempted to make one yourself or even ‘pinned’ it on Pinterest. A naked cake features generous layers of cake filled with scrumptious fillings such as buttercream and fruit

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

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,

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