Halloween Themed Party Music

  Playing spooky soundtracks at your Halloween party is a must. Monster Mash and Thriller will of course be on the playlist but it will soon kill the party atmosphere if they are just played on repeat.   To help you throw a Halloween party to remember, we have put together the ultimate playlist of fright […]

Halloween Craft Decorations

Calling all Creepy Crafters! We have scoured the internet and put together a great selection of Halloween-inspired crafts that are easy to do with children. More fun than frightening and certainly more cute than creepy, these crafts are ideal for any school-aged children. Decorate your pumpkins a little differently this year! How adorable are these […]

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New Halloween Blogging Series!

Halloween is one of my favourite times of the year. I love the vibrant colour mix of purple, lime and orange on a black backdrop. I also find this time of year has a certain smell and feel to it. The clocks have just gone back and the leaves are falling from the trees. Because […]

Announcing our Spooky Scribbles Halloween Competition

We are very excited to be running our first design competition. Keep reading for details on how to enter then get creative for a chance to win some fab prizes! The Theme The name of our competition is ‘Spooky Scribbles’ so of course the theme is Halloween. We love the spooky holiday time of year. […]

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DIY Inspiration from the World’s Biggest Parties

Festivals and carnivals across the globe are a time when communities gather together to celebrate. Whether it’s a religious event or just a long held tradition, these parties are always joyous occasions. They’re also a good excuse for people to let their hair down and go wild with outlandish costumes and crazy decorations. Here are […]

Celebrate Summer with a Rainbow Themed Party

The warm weather has finally arrived! With no rain around to make a rainbow, create your own with a brightly coloured rainbow themed party. The kids will love setting up as much as the party itself – here’s some ideas of what to do. Set the mood Great fun can be had decorating a rainbow […]

Host the Perfect Baby Shower With These Great Tips and Ideas

With Kate Middleton’s baby due any day now, we thought it’s a great time to launch our new range of baby shower invitations.  Although a relatively new celebration in the UK, baby showers are becoming increasingly popular. We’ve put together a handy guide to help plan a Baby Shower Party:   The Date Traditionally, baby […]

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Celebrate graduating with these genius party ideas

Coursework has been handed in and the number of exams left is dwindling. Soon students will be putting down their school books to enjoy six weeks of summer. Of course, for many this is the end of their time in education. In just a few weeks, university graduates will don gowns and mortarboards to collect […]

A Traditional British Celebration!

A Royal Celebration The Queen’s official birthday takes place on June 15th this year and she will be celebrating in the traditional way with the Trooping the Colour ceremony. As my birthday is in January I would love to have an ‘official birthday’ in the summer months, I don’t think my celebrations would be quite […]

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Make an impression with your party cake

Cakes have become a work of art in recent years. The creativity people now put into these baked beauties make them a showpiece of the party. Rather than having shop bought character birthday cakes, party planners are favouring handcrafted treats with intricate toppers or a fantastic cupcake display. We’ve put together a few of our […]

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Great Tips for Bank Holiday Barbeques

Barbeques are great for gathering friends and family together to have fun – you don’t even need an excuse to have one! The perfect time of year for a flame-grilled feast is over a Bank Holiday weekend. Everyone has an extra day off to enjoy and summer Bank Holidays always have a great party feel […]

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Pirate and Princess Themed Party Food

People are so creative nowadays, especially with food.  To give you inspiration we will be blogging regularly with some great ideas for party food, which are sure to wow your guests. There is a lot of shop bought seasonal themed goodies available nowadays but nothing is more satisfying than creating your own food masterpieces. This […]

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Have a great Easter with these fun party ideas

Although we know there’s a religious message behind Easter, that doesn’t mean we can’t use the long weekend as an excuse to have lots of fun (and eat lots of chocolate). To that end, we’ve scoured the web to bring you some ideas to make any Easter party entertaining for the whole family and, most […]

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How to Hold a Successful Easter Egg Hunt

Sitting here looking out the window at the snow falling heavily in March it seems inconceivable that Easter is only 3 weeks away! Although a very important religious festival, for most people nowadays Easter always conjures up images of spring flowers, cute bunnies and of course chocolate eggs.  Easter egg hunts are great fun for […]

Discover the Most Memorable Invitation we have ever designed

Over the years, we have created an untold number of invitations for customers however; this one I will always remember.   Top secret The customer ordered our top secret mission surprise party invitations (see them here). The details to be printed had no mention of what the event was, the invitation directed people to meet […]

No Plans for Valentine’s Day? 3 Ideas for Guaranteed Fun!

Valentine’s Day is fast approaching and you don’t have any plans, so why not throw a Valentine’s Day party? Here are 3 fun ideas: Singles Mingle Party Invite all your single friends and ask them to invite someone of the opposite sex that hasn’t already been invited.  This makes a new mix of people at […]

Party Planning Guide

The Date Before you decide on a date for your party it is a good idea to check with the people most important to you that they will be able to attend. To ensure maximum attendance try to avoid busy times like bank holidays or high summer, when many people expect to go away. Also […]

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Surprise Party Top Tips

The first rule of planning a surprise party is don’t talk about the party.  The second rule is don’t talk about the party! You get the gist, it is notoriously hard to keep a surprise party a secret from the guest of honour but we have some tips to help you keep the secret. If […]