SWEET FLORAL FESTIVITIES

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We are in love with this beautiful Christmas Dessert Table, styled to perfection by Wild Rose Sweets & Styling. Fresh flowers, unique colour palette and dainty details, this set up is as sweet as can be! VENDORS: Styling, photography and all sweets – Wild Rose Sweets & Styling Paperie – PS Made with Love Flowers – Rosehip Flowers       

TRADITIONAL CHRISTMAS WITH A MODERN TWIST

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When this gorgeous dessert table submission landed in our inbox, we knew it straight away that it will be perfect to share on the 25th. From the traditional colour palette to the delish desserts sitting pretty on beautiful cake stands, this is what we call “Party Perfection”. Sugar Bee Cakes and Pretty Pedestals teamed up to create this decadent Christmas dessert table – a modern and sophisticated take on treats from their childhood. A selection

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OIP LUXE FOR LESS RUSTIC CHRISTMAS TABLE

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Here is the last set up in our Luxe For Less Christmas series, hope you have enjoyed them all and have been inspired by some of the ideas that all the stylists have shared. This setting is styled by Florence from Birthday In A Kit. Here’s what she shared about planning this party; I wanted to create a simple rustic table setting this Christmas. We will have an early traditional Christmas feast at home before we

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OIP LUXE FOR LESS CHRISTMAS

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Today we are sharing the second set up by Astrid Of Paperplayground in our Luxe For less Christmas series. You can see the first set up she did here, which also includes links to download beautiful christmas paperie for free. MERRY: For my second table, I envisioned a more grown up version of my previous table, using the same wire-word and peg board backdrop, and some things I already own and love, such as my

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PRETTY PASTEL CHRISTMAS PARTY

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Today we are sharing this gorgeous Christmas Party filled with pretty pastel hues, styled to perfection by our new favourites in town Stylish Little Parties. Here’s what the talented ladies shared about planning this party; This Christmas dessert table and table setting was styled with a mixture of traditional and non-traditional elements. Although not widely known as traditional Christmas colours, pastel pink and silver were used together with the freshness of flowers (because we love

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DIY EDIBLE CHRISTMAS GIFTS WITH FULL RECIPES & PRINTABLES

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OIP LUXE FOR LESS CHRISTMAS To me Christmas is a time of giving and every year l love to make gifts that are both personal and delicious.  You could say that it is sort of a family tradition, where everyone awaits to see what l have whipped up in my little kitchen with the joy and love l sprinkle on each and every package!  I love watching as fingers delicately unravel the bows and unwrap

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OIP LUXE FOR LESS CHRISTMAS WITH WINNIE Q

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 Today we are sharing another fabulous party as part of our luxe for less series. This intimate Dinner Party was styled  by the very talented Winnie of  Winnie Q Events, who put it all together for under $100.  Here’s what Winnie shared about this party; To kick off the festive season I prepared an intimate dinner for some of my closest friends.  I don’t know about you, but I love Christmas – some people say

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OIP LUXE FOR LESS-CHRISTMAS PRINTABLES

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Very excited to share part 2 of our Luxe For Less Series. This beautiful table was styled by our Creative Director (Sydney) Astrid of PaperPlayground. Astrid styled the table two ways using the same supplies, and today we are sharing the first set up. Scroll down to the end of the post to download the free printables designed by PaperPlayground, used here to style this fabulous Christmas Table. TREATS FOR SANTA: When Sammy of OIP approached

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OIP CHRISTMAS-LUXE FOR LESS

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We set out a challenge to style a luxe christmas table/dessert table for under $75, and our creative directors Astrid and Larissa did not fail to impress. Just goes to show you don’t need to spend a lot to host a stylish soiree. Over the next few days we will be showcasing the OIP Luxe For Less series, hope you get inspired to create something equally stunning this Christmas. Tropical Christmas Brunch by our Creative Director in Melbourne-Larissa

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OIP CHRISTMAS GIFT WRAPPING IDEAS

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Written By India Kitty -Our Youngest Team Member Christmas wrapping paper doesn’t need to be boring or even too traditional. Start with some simple white and brown paper wrap for some fun festive wrapping ideas. To make my wrapping paper special , I used stickers, pom poms, paints, stamps and confetti. Fruity fun with paint pens – I used Posca pens to create my fruity paper.  You can also use paints, stamps or any kind of permanent

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CHRISTMAS EVE KIDS PARTY

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Kicking off our Christmas series with this fabulous Christmas Eve Kids Party filled with lots of DIY ideas and inspiration to host a fun party for the little ones. This party was styled by Simply Sweet Soirees, with most of the supplies available to purchase from their online store. Vendors: Styling and products – Simply Sweet Soirees Photography – Fields & Skies  Cookies and Gingerbread House – Kate’s Cookies  Cupcakes, fudge and coconut ice –

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PERFECT CHRISTMAS TABLE STYLING

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If you need inspiration or last minute ideas to put together a fabulous Christmas Table, you have come to the right place. Absolutely love this setting by Ruffles & Bells Wedding and Event Styling, and Eliska was kind enough to share product details with our lovely readers (scroll down for info). Styling & Photography: Ruffles & Bells Wedding and Event Styling Candle votives, candle sticks for hire: Ruffles & Bells Wedding and Event Styling Gold

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Cheese & Chocolate-Christmas/New Year Party

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Today I have this beautifully styled christmas/new year party to share by Sensationally Sweet Events in Aqua, Gold and Silver Glittery theme. Cheese and Chocolate, Bubbles and Bear & a fun Photobooth, perfect elements for a superb party!! Photography by Mr & Mrs Smith

Be Merry & Bright-Christmas Dinner

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This Christmas Dinner styled by Darling Details is sure to bring joy. I love the colours and the amazing cakes by the very talented The Cupcake Lady. Photography by Derek McClure.

White Christmas-Champagne Brunch

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Love the clean lines of this gorgeous Christmas Table styled by Simply Sweet Soirees. There’s so much detail in everything, plenty of ideas and inspiration to be found here. Photography by Dainty Stills