Kids Birthday Cakes : The Layer Cake

Layer Cake

I love layer cakes and have done them a few times before for kids birthday cakes. I would normally use a 22 cm cake tins from the Wilton Checkerboard Cake Pan Set for this but we usually always end up with way too much cake. So, I was pretty interested in the much smaller sized cake Read More

Simple & Effective Party Favours

Rainbow Party Supplies

Looking for a simple and easy party favour idea that doesn’t have you scouring the dollar shops for party bag fillers? Cellophane treat tubes are a great option and our Facebook community had lots of great ideas for filling these recently. Lots of the ideas below were inspired by their wonderful suggestions and we love Read More

Fun with Glitter Tape

Wedding Supplies NZ

Glitter tape is one of those fabulous party crafting items that you can do so much with and it always looks great! Metallics have really hit party and wedding supplies NZ and glitter tape is no exception. Here are some simple and fun ideas to get you started.   Glitter Pegs Why have plain pegs when Read More

Rainbows & Unicorns

Rainbow Party Supplies

Earlier this year, I had the pleasure of helping Melanie from Melanie Layton Photography with her rainbow party supplies for her daughter’s 5th birthday. I think you will agree that Melanie did a superb job! Our rainbow stripe gift wrap was used as a table runner and created a vibrant base to layer other party Read More

My Birthday Cakes

Lauras 3rd birthday cake

I absolutely love making birthday cakes. I love baking in general but making birthday cakes allows me to unleash my creative side. Here I share with you the birthday cakes I have made for my two daughters over the last 6 years. I’ve developed a bit of a plan for doing them now which involves Read More

A Party for a Tiger

Tiger Party Supplies

Our youngest daughter, Laura, turned 4 earlier this year and all she wanted was a tiger party. Laura is mad keen on tigers so it came as no surprise. Tiger party supplies are not so easy to find so you need to use a bit of imagination and build up an appropriate colour palette with Read More

Birthday Invitations

Invitations ~ Bird

Your child’s birthday is coming up and it is time to invite some guests! This is often not as simple as it sounds as putting together guest lists can be fraught with problems. Thankfully, finding gorgeous birthday invitations is not one of them. Some of my most favourite birthday invitations are those made by hiPP Read More

Buttercream Wedding Cakes

Buttercream Wedding Cakes

Wedding cakes are a statement piece at a wedding and should be tailored to suit your theme. Gone are the days of traditional fruit cakes with fondant icing being the only option. Now you can select almost any flavour imaginable and a variety of icing types too. Buttercream icing is one of my favourites and Read More

DIY Party Supplies : Pennant Bunting

DIY Party Supplies Pennant Bunting Complete

If you often cannot find the perfect party supplies to suit your party theme, then this is a tutorial for you! Here I show you how to make a gorgeous pennant bunting using our beautiful premium gift wraps; these are perfect for all sorts of party craft. You can make a bunting out of almost Read More

Amanda’s Vintage Carnival Party

Decorated Mini Milk Bottles

It’s a carnival party! Almost a year ago, we celebrated Amanda’s 6th birthday. We decided to go with a vintage carnival theme as it is bright, fun and suited both the boys and girls that were coming. A carnival party is a great children’s birthday party theme but is equally good for 21st birthday parties and Read More

Baby Shower Ideas : Pink & Blue

Baby Shower Ideas Mini Milk Bottles

Baby showers are such a special celebration and it just warms our hearts whenever we send out party supplies for these events. We are often asked for baby shower ideas by Mums-to-be, their friends and family. Here we feature a gorgeous baby shower put together by a good friend of mine, Keri-Anne, where the gender Read More