FRENCH PARISIAN THEMED PARTY

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Bonjour les amis! This gorgeous Paris themed party is filled with lots of lovely inspiration, styled by Yania Styles Your Party (based in New York). VENDORS: Cake: There Should Always Be Cake Sweets: Sister Delights Photography: Alejo Fotos    

PARTY FOOD IDEAS: CHOCOLATE DIPPED FRUIT

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Written By India Kitty -Our Youngest Team Member, 10yrs old & super talented! Today I would like to show you how to make these chocolate dipped goodies that you can use as party favours, snacks or to have for dessert.  What you will need; – milk chocolate – white chocolate – sprinkles – m&ms – assorted fruits – pretzels Chocolate pretzels Melt your white and milk chocolate and carefully dip your pretzels in it and top them

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HOT PINK AND GOLD WEDDING DESSERT TABLE

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Loving this gorgeous dessert buffet styled by Allison of Wild Rose Sweets And Styling in our favourite colour combination of hot pink and glittery gold. “While most Brides tend to favour pastels in their wedding day colour palette, bright colours can make a stunning impact! As we start moving into warmer weather, don’t be afraid to take advantage of bold colour palettes that are sure to be both admired and remembered.”-Allison Vendors: Styling, sweets & Photography –

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WASHI TAPE INSPIRATION

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Here at Simply Sweet Soirees we just love washi tape for it’s multitude of DIY uses. Perfect for party crafting it can be used to create gorgeous cake garlands, to decorate favour bags and boxes and for the prettiest gift wrapping amongst other things. You will be amazed at the huge array of washi tape ideas that can be found on Pinterest and it’s easy to see how some of us (okay, yes me) can

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TUTU THEMED PARTY

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We are loving this adorable Tutu-tastic party which our reader Carolyn styled for her daughter’s second birthday. Carolyn will soon be launching her Party styling business, and looking at all the gorgeous details of this party, we have no doubt her business will be a success!   Here’s what Carolyn shared about planning this party; We chose a pink & gold theme for Madeleine’s 2nd birthday party because she adores pink & she loves anything

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ELEPHANT CLOUD THEMED BABY SHOWER

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This party is just bursting with a whole lot of cuteness, combined with the darling colour palette and perfect styling of Kiss With Style. Here’s what Yolands shared about planning this party; This baby shower was designed and styled for Jane Scandizzo, wife of elite hair stylist Joey Scandizzo Salon, Melbourne. Jane approached KWS to design a gender neutral theme and colour scheme for the baby shower because the sex of the baby is unknown.

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OIP SPOTLIGHT: Nectar and Stone

OIP SPOTLIGHT: Nectar and Stone

Very excited to share this candid interview with Caz from Nectar and Stone. Caz is a dessert designer based in Melbourne who creates these amazingly beautiful desserts that taste as good as they look. It’s a joy to follow her amazing work, and I look forward to seeing her posts on instagram first thing every morning. If you are on Instagram, make sure to follow this talented lady for your daily dose of inspiration. All

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DECORATING WITH SUCCULENTS

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Who isn’t a sucker for succulents? Succulent plants not only are adorable and add a refreshing twist to traditional flowers, they are so sturdy as a plant you can even replant them after the event! Why succulents? Most people think of green when it comes to succulents, but those plump fleshy ‘petals’ come in so many marvellous colours for you to play with for winter and even summer events. They can either give a fresh

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PRETTY LITTLE PARTY

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We are giddy with excitement to share the cutest party with you today. Filled with lots of sweet details, this adorable party is styled by Kathy of Always Bespoke Events to celebrate her daughter’s birthday. Here’s what Kathy shared about planning this gorgeous party; Leading up to my daughter Evie’s 5th birthday, she had told us she didn’t really want a party, much to my disappointment. But about a month out from the big day, she burst into

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STYLING AN OH IT’S PERFECT BAR CART

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If you love entertaining, then having a fully stocked bar cart is essential. Not only does it mean your guests are free to help themselves and you’re not having to make drinks to order all night, it also means you’re always ready to party at the drop of a hat! We’ve compiled a handy list of all you need to create your very own mini-bar – we love Bowerhouse and their range of chic bar

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PEACOCK INSPIRED BRIDAL DESSERT TABLE

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We are loving this luxe Peacock Inspired Bridal Dessert Table styled to perfection by Memories Are Sweet. Lots of pretty details to ogle over, we specially love the bling macarons! VENDORS: Concept, Styling, Paperie & Tablecloth by Memories are Sweet Cake, Desserts & Cakepops by Velvetier Cake Pop Sticks by Glistening Occasions Flowers by Pollen Florist Photography by Just for Love Photography

TEN CUTE AND EASY CAKE TOPPER IDEAS

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So you’ve made a mouth wateringly delicious and stunningly beautiful cake but it’s just missing that last piece of wow factor?! Check out this compilation of cute and creative cake toppers that put the final touch of love onto your baked brilliance. From teeny tiny balloons to more edible delights there’s sure to be something you’ll love. Which cake topper is your favourite?   IMAGE SOURCE: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,

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LEGO THEMED PARTY

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Today we are sharing this fantastic Lego Themed Birthday Party submitted by Le Petite Soiree. This colourful party is filled with amazing DIY ideas, we love the Pin-the-head on the Lego Man game, and the handmade piñata from Le Petite Soiree. VENDORS: Party concept and styling courtesy of Le Petite Soireé Paperie created courtesy of Memories are Sweet Chocolate Covered Oreos, cake pops and cookie blocks courtesy of Velvetier        

PINK AND GOLD BUNNY THEMED FIRST BIRTHDAY

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This first birthday party is filled with lovely pink details and lots of adorableness, styled to perfection by Piccolo Studio.    Here’s what Brooke shared about planning this party; Willow’s 1st birthday fell during the week of Easter, so it was a given that her party theme would include bunnies. This was set with her invitations that I made myself. The design included pink, peach and gold confetti, a large hot pink water color dot and was finished with

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Aloha Dirty 30-Hawaiian Party

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Absolutely in love with this awesome Aloha Dirty 30 Party that Perfectly Sweet styled for her 30th birthday.

BEAUTIFUL BACKDROPS

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No matter what sort of special occasion you’re planning, there are an almost endless amount of ideas on how to create a backdrop that perfectly compliments your theme. Fresh florals teamed with natural fabrics and woods are a stunning fit for any rustic themed event. Use colour matched papers to construct any number of fabulous creations from garlands and pinwheels to giant flowers. Alternatively, the traditional balloon can be made into something truly eye catching

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DINOSAUR THEMED BIRTHDAY PARTY

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This amazing Dinosaur themed party is styled by the very talented Sam of Sugarlicious Parties, filled with fun little details that any boy would love on his special day.   Here’s what Sam shared about planning this awesome party; Tyler LOVES Dinosaurs and for the past 5 months had been telling me he wanted a Dinosaur Party for his 3rd Birthday. So when it came to choosing a theme for his party, it was easy!

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FROZEN THEMED BIRTHDAY PARTY

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Disney’s ‘Frozen’ has to be the party theme of the year! And we love seeing all the different ways this party can be styled by various stylists. We are loving this amazing Frozen Party that Paperplayground put together to celebrate the birthdays of her two girls, Zahra turning 3 and Imaan turning 7. Here’s what Astrid shared about planning this gorgeous party; “There were so many gorgeous Frozen parties out there but of course most

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