Milania’s Tropical Paradise

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We received this beautiful party submission from the ever so talented Mary Ronis from Mary Ronis Events. We couldn’t pass up the opportunity to share this with you all! Her client wanted something a little different for her brunette beauty’s 5th birthday party, with a Hawaiian theme packed with bright and fun elements, abundant in greenery, fruit, and flowers. Sticking with the authenticity of the theme, ukuleles were incorporated into the backdrop with her name plated

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Fabulous Friday – Mermaid Glam

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Are mermaids the new unicorn of 2017?  Unicorns might be out but mermaids are so in…  Society’s obsession with mythical creatures hasn’t come out of nowhere: in a world filled with doom and gloom, colorful and mystical creatures make us feel slightly less sad. Why eat a white macaroon when you could eat one covered in blue glitter with a unicorn horn? The mermaid trend began with blankets back in December and includes mermaid crowns

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OIP’s Mother’s Day Editorial

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In more recent times the modern Mother can be defined in many ways: A stay at home mum, a working mum or even perform the role of bearing some relation to their children, who may or may not be their biological offspring. At OIP we are all mothers! We are career women working outside of the home and we are carers for our little ones inside the home.  For our Mother’s Day editorial this year

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A Boho Surprise Welcome Home Picnic

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Jimmy Naumovski from jimket had the pleasure of styling Tara and Liam’s wedding.  He fell in love with this couple , and  their fun outgoing personalities from the moment they met. Tara and Liam both serve in the Australian Army, when Tara contacted Jimmy let him know that she had an idea of surprising Liam with a picnic as a welcome back from his 6 month deployment to UAE, he was over the moon to be

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Celebrating Motherhood in Photos

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Elegant Blush & Grey, Sweet Treats Bridal Shower

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Marisa Mahmic from Mon Soiree – Dessert Tables & Candy Buffets styled this gorgeous dessert table for the lovely Jessica! Jessica’s matron of honour Merima came to her earlier this year for a dessert table for her beautiful friend Jess, who is getting married! She styled this gorgeous number using the brief of blush and grey with elegant yet rustic notes.   Styling | Concept | Florals | Props | Furniture | Bomboniere by Mon

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10 Gender Neutral Baby Shower Themes

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Stuck on a theme for your next baby shower?  We have put together some super cute suggestions to help get the party started.  From sophisticated to simple these baby shower gender neutral themes are the perfect way to welcome the new edition.  Get busy brainstorming matching invitations, mocktails and cakes with these themes in mind that will blow your guests away and the Mum to be! 1. Oh Baby – You can really team this

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Fabulous Friday – Go Nuts for Doughnuts!

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Move over 3 tied chocolate wedding cake… Donuts are back in town! In a very interesting way. The doughnut wall craze is the culmination of two wedding trends: familiar comfort food with something that is novel and unexpected. Couples are going to familiar food in an unfamiliar presentation. They are moving away from formal fine dining and are attracted to doing anything interactive and fun—like going to get a doughnut off a wall. Image from

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Jayden’s Rustic Vintage Hot Air Balloon 1st Birthday

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Little adorable Jayden celebrated his first birthday with this hot air balloon theme. This is the second time that Thanh from Sweet Event Styling has worked with Jayden’s Mum Asia, this time being his first birthday. The brief from Jayden’s mum was hot air balloon theme with colours of pastel blue, white with a touch of rustic vintage. The party was held at Barenz, Lounge in Camden, NSW. They had a 3 tied birthday cake complete with a

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Fabulous Friday – Burnished Metals Taking Over

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Warm metals like copper, brass and rose gold was so on trend for last year, but as we move into 2017 you’ll see a shift away from this super polished look. You’ll see a more a more industrial aesthetic, with black steel and burnished metals taking over. Image via italianbark.com Image via Nouba Image via insidestores  Image via Camille Styles Image via omundodejess Image via Paper Fusion Boutique Image via Hey Wedding Lady Image via Once Wed Image

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Up, up & away! Aidan’s Up in the air 1st Birthday

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We are so excited to feature this incredibly adorable party planned by the ever so talented Lisa Plafadelli from Lettuce and Co. Lisa shows us how to throw a stylish, fun and down right colourful party for this special little guy! It features such an exquisite collection of furniture, flowers and plenty of fun aspects to make this party unique and down right fantastic! “The party was held at a private residence in Toorak and our

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Fabulous Friday – Rainbow Road

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Fabulous *Flatware* Friday

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 If you’ve ever wanted to up your dinner party game, might I suggest swapping out your humble everyday hardworking cutlery for some sleek or ornate flatware. Utensils that will dazzle and delight your guests, and add that additional styling element to your next tablescape. Not convinced? Look at the collections below and tell me you don’t feel inspired! Image via Wallpaper Image via Anthropologie Image via Anthropologie  Image via Mod Cloth Image via Anthropologie Image

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Get your shamrock on with these 5 last minute St. Patrick’s day DIYs

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You might want to consider OIP your lucky leprechaun! We’ve rounded up 5 of the easiest, and most effective shamrock themed DIYs to help you embody tomorrows St.Patty’s festivities. Made predominately from materials you’ll have around the home – these DIYs will be especially helpful for those who have just been reminded that St. Patricks day is tomorrow, and don’t own any green for the office party.. *raises hand* These awesome shamrock streamers by Studio DIY would

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Terrazzo – The Next Big Thing

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Move over Marble, it’s Terrazzo’s time to shine! This stunning speckled surface is currently making a huge comeback in interior design – but don’t expect it to end there. We’re predicting the design will be mimicked across fashion, and fancy AF party ware too. So get ready for terrazzo styled stationary and cakes, and fall in love with the texture and diversity of this marvellous material via the images below. Image via Papermint Image via Sight

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5 tips to help navigate your engagement photoshoot

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Image via Adriana Valásquez 1. Decide if you really want a photographer present at the moment of proposal  Yes, those viral ‘proposal moment’ images are so utterly awe inspiring that you might find yourself tagging your partner in the post with a generic comment like “I want it like this”. But do you actually? Proposing or being proposed too is a moment of sheer terror, excitement, love, and did I say terror? Even if you

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Welcoming the Autumn Mood

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Today marks the first day of Autumn! We know - saying goodbye to long Summer days that pour into night can feel bitter sweet for many, but there is so much to celebrate about the transitioning beauty of this colourful and cooling season! Here’s some of our favourite Autumn inspiration.  Image via Ruffled Image via Ever Mine Image via Home Esthetics  Image via Ruffled Image via Colin Cowie Weddings Image via Rock My Wedding Image via Nouba Image via Hey Wedding Lady Image via Bridal Musings

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Oscar Outfits we love

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Is it just me, or do the Oscars always remind you of how many great movies you need to add to your watch list? On Sunday night (Monday for us Aussies), the best of the film industry gathered to celebrate and award the finest of the business with an iconic 24 karat plated statuette. But for me, what is equally iconic is the attendees fashion choices. Here were our favourites. Image via The Australian Image via

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