Calendar of Events

Party Dilemmas Calendar A Calendar for Date-Related Party Themes Want to host a party but need a theme? Take a look at our calendar of events. Whether it’s a gathering of friends or family or to raise money for charity, there are plenty of special dates and days to give you the perfect inspiration for …

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Halloween Bat Decorations

Halloween Bat Decorations Scary bat decorations are a great craft project for you & the kids to do over half term, ready for Halloween.   For each bat decoration you will need:  1 x sheet black paper 1 x sheet orange paper 1 x sheet white paper 1 x cardboard tube, approximately 11cm long glue scissors 2 …

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Princess Fancy Dress

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Princess Party Fancy Dress Ideas Use a leotard as a base for your princess fancy dress & add sleeves, a skirt & a sash: How To Make A Princess Fancy Dress Sleeve Cut out two rectangles, 24 inches x 30 inches (the 2nd measurement depends on the length of the child’s arm) from floaty material.     …

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How To Organise A Children’s Party

Throwing A Party For Children It’s one of the big events of their year yet you’re dreading it. Here are a few tips to help you get organised & get the party running smoothly. How To Organise A Children’s Party Where To Have The Party First think about how many children you’re thinking of inviting. …

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Ideas for a Tiger Party for Children

   Throw a children’s tiger theme party & raise money for charity. “The tiger is the biggest, the most iconic, and one of the most endangered of all cats. Three of the nine known tiger subspecies are extinct, and a fourth – the South China tiger – hasn’t been seen in the wild since the …

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Personalised Presents & Party Ideas

Personalised Birthday & Party Ideas Make your presents & parties extra special with something personalised. Personalised Presents Personalised Sweets The clever people that produce M&M’s are able to put photos & messages on to them. Give as favours at weddings, boxed as a birthday present or serve in a big bowl at a party. Always a popular choice.   …

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Knight Party Theme

Knight Party Theme   Knights have always been part of our folklore from St George & his dragon, Arthur & his Knights of the Round Table, the Knights Templar & right through to Mike the Knight. Transform your knight party venue into Camelot & be ready for lots of charging around! Combine with wizards & princesses to …

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Cupcake Party Theme

Cupcake Party Most children love to bake and decorate cupcakes. This cupcake party worked really well with a group of 6 & 7 year olds but for younger children or to make life easier, forget the baking and go straight for decorating. This is a party full of E numbers! Cupcake Party Invitations Print out our …

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Princess Party Theme

Princess Party Ideas Most little girls love to dress up as princesses, whether it’s a particular Disney princess or just a pretty dress with a crown. This is your chance to be as pink, fluffy & glittery as you wish. Combine with our Knight Party theme if you would like to invite boys too. Princess Party …

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Yellow Party Theme

Celebrate spring and hopefully the start of the sunny weather by hosting a YELLOW PARTY.  It will cheer you up after the long winter nights. YELLOW PARTY INVITATIONS Use thin yellow card or paper as a basis for your invitation. Either design on the computer & print off as an A4 sheet or fold in half & …

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Birthstones & Wedding Anniversaries

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Birthstones & Wedding Anniversaries Birthstones Birthstones are precious or semi-precious gemstones that are associated with each month. Each represents different qualities much like the Zodiac signs & these qualities are heightened during their specific month. Originally, many believers would have one of each stone but it became popular in the 18th century to just wear …

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