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.… Read More Ladies Luncheon
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, I thought “You know what? Who cares… Read More Girl’s Valentines Party
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… Read More How to throw a Vintage Wedding
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… Read More Nailed it! (not)
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… Read More Oh you pretty little shape you!
Have you ever come across an artist whose work you love so much that you wish you could celebrate their style in glorious fashion at your next party? Laura Blythman is one artist who comes to the top of my mind. Her use of colour, texture, patterns and style have me smile from ear to ear and… Read More When Artist meets Party
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… Read More The Art of Manners