Blog

Mary Berry’s Malted Chocolate Cake Recipe

This cake is the perfect family treat, and a real crowd-pleaser. The malt extract gives a lovely creaminess to the sponge, while the malted chocolate flavour is echoed in the cake’s topping Malted Chocolate Cake Recipe Ingredients For the cake: 30g (1oz) malted chocolate drink powder 30g (1oz) cocoa powder 225g (8oz) butter, softened, plus […]

Continue Reading
Red Ted Art: Paper Plate Bunny & Chick Purse

Note from the Editor: We’re thrilled to introduce our newest guest blogger Maggy Woodley from Red Ted Art – her craft ideas are such fun and promise to keep little hands busy!  We do love simple crafts that you can enjoy with the kids. Here is a great little craft for Easter (or any time […]

Continue Reading
Cinderella Party Food & Drink Ideas

If you’re planning a Cinderella party, once you’ve bought your Cinderella themed tableware and decorations, your thoughts will probably turn to what food you should serve. The first place to start is to think about incorporating the theme’s colours into your spread to bring it all together. Blue and white work really well at a […]

Continue Reading
Top 10 Tips for an Easter Party

Europeans do Easter in a traditional style so we’ve decided to take a leaf out of their book with these tips and ideas for a beautiful Easter. We’ve thrown in a silly Easter game or two and some delicious foodie ideas too. You can find all your Easter decorations, Easter activities and even Easter treats […]

Continue Reading
Top 10 Party Lighting Ideas

From fairy lights to glow in the dark balloons, add some luminous magic to your party extravaganza. If you’re having a small party at home or planning the lighting for a big event like a wedding, these tips will ensure your party shines! 1. Letter Lights Letter lights are such a fun way to illuminate your […]

Continue Reading
Pink & Gold Wedding Ideas

The pink and gold wedding trend is one of our absolute favourites and is a popular choice for brides and grooms in 2015. Think soft pastel & blush pink with glittering gold for an elegant and chic wedding. Pink & Gold Wedding: Food & Drink There are so many lovely ideas for food and drink […]

Continue Reading
Easter Party Themes

Whether you’re planning an Easter lunch for all the family, a tea party for the kids or a gathering with friends we’re sure you’ll find bright party accessories to inject the occasion with accents of spring among these fabulous Easter Party Themes. Peter Rabbit Easter Party    For the youngest guests, this classic theme will […]

Continue Reading
Money-saving Party Tips

Who doesn’t love finding a bargain? Why should planning for a party be any different? Whether it’s an imminent family birthday or a seasonal gathering, we offer a few ideas to help keep costs down and still throw a memorable party. Never be afraid to to stock up and fill the cupboard with cheap essentials, so take advantage […]

Continue Reading
Hip Hop Hooray Easter Party

Go hopping mad this Easter with a lovely range that reflects the season without being too sugar-sweet. Hip Hop Hooray uses a pretty palette of lovely pastel shades, bright yellows and strong pinks. Combine it with stripes and a mix of colours in your hanging decorations for a bunny fest that works for all ages… […]

Continue Reading
Silly Circus Party

Bring all the fun of the circus to your party with this adorable new range. With its pretty pastels and achingly cute design, Silly Circus is perfect for 1st Birthday and toddler parties, baby showers . Silly Circus Party Ideas For the table: Make the focus of your table this super sweet circus train centrepiece, […]

Continue Reading
1 2 3 9