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Jungle Party Ideas

Every child has their favourite wild animal and a jungle-themed celebration is perfect for both boys and girls of all ages. Conjure up the colours of the tropical forest and its wild inhabitants and turn a birthday party into a roaring success with this bright party theme. Hang green balloons at different levels to create […]

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Money Matters

Party planning and hosting can quickly become quite pricey, but the good news is it is possible to have fun without spending a fortune. So, if you’re keen not to splash the cash, take a look at our money saving tips and see if we can help you pay less but party more. 1) Stay […]

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Prepare for Summer Parties!

Warm weather and longer, lighter evenings provide us with even more opportunity for partying with friends and family. If you’re planning a do this summer, get started with loads of inspiration from our bright summer party ranges. Whether it’s a birthday barbecue, an anniversary lunch in the garden or a picnic in the park, we’ve […]

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Diamond Biscuits Recipe

Due to be released in the UK on 7th May (30th June USA), Teatime in Paris by Jill Colonna is a charming book packed with lots of delicious recipes to help you recreate the taste of a French patisserie in your own home. In the extract below, Jill shares with us her Diamond Biscuits recipe… […]

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Top 10 Summer Party Games

From the parachute game and limbo dancing to obstacle relays and water games, we’ve picked some of our favourite and utterly hilarious outdoor party games for children bubbling with energy. Bring on the summer holidays and get stuck in to some competitive, al-fresco fun! For all your summer outdoor party game supplies visit Party Pieces. 1) Parachute Game The […]

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Hemsley & Hemsley Blueberry, Lime & Lavender Cocktail Recipe

For a refreshing cocktail that is refined sugar free, try this delicious blueberry, lime and lavender cocktail by Hemsley and Hemsley! Perfect for a warm Summer’s day. Hemsley & Hemsley Blueberry, Lime & Lavender Cocktail Recipe Ingredients: 150 g fresh blueberries 6 tbsp raw honey (or more to taste) 1½ tsp dried lavender 500 ml coconut water 125 […]

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Vintage Inspired Tea Party

The whole vintage look is so fashionable at the moment, but it’s also an ideal theme if you’re hosting a party for older generations. Parties based on wartime themes or the 1940’s and 1950’s can be great fun, plus they allow the older members of your party a chance to have a good old reminisce! […]

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Party Essentials Checklist

For those of you rushed off your feet, we’ve devised a party essentials check-list to help you on your way. Hooks ‘n’ hammers, ribbon ‘n’ wrapping – we’ve got it all written down so nothing is forgotten. Good luck with the planning! Party Decoration Essentials Balloons & helium (if using) Curling ribbon for tying balloons Scissors […]

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Susan’s Easter Cupcake Decorating Party

We’re delighted to share a ‘Your Party’ submission all the way from Cape Coral, Florida! Read on to see all about the fab Easter Cupcake Decorating party that Susan Noble and her team from Blessed Events styled and hosted. We think this is such a lovely idea for an Easter party and it looks like a […]

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Party Planning Timeline

In the words of Winnie the Pooh, well A.A Milne: “Organising is what you do before you do something, so that when you do it, it is not all mixed up.” Successful parties certainly need to be planned so here is a timeline to help you get every aspect of the party under your belt. 8 […]

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