Category Archive for "Themed Party Ideas"

Unique and Practical Baby Shower Gifts

Lorraine Winter

An American tradition that has taken hold here, throwing a baby shower for the parents to usually mean they are overwhelmed with clothes that will be grown out of in a few weeks. Give something unique and useful instead with…

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Are Tea Parties Old Fashioned?

Lorraine Winter

Tea parties seem easy to pull off, but are they enough to keep a child happy now? This blog talks about how to keep a tea party exciting by giving it a modern twist. The modern-day child: constantly glued to…

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How to Host a Fun Hawaiian Party

Lorraine Winter

Lei Day celebrated in Hawaii and across the world at the start of May is the perfect excuse to welcome the warmer sunshine here in the UK with a Hawaiian themed party. Fun get-togethers to host for children and adults,…

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7 Fun Arts & Crafts Birthday Party Ideas

Want to know how to host a non-traditional arts and crafts party? This article includes all kinds of hints and tips on reducing mess and how to integrate the crafts theme into a party favour afterwards. Creative Birthday Crafts Art…

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7 Top Tips for The Ultimate St. Patrick’s Day party

Lorraine Winter

Sunday 17th March marks the day to celebrate the patron saint of Ireland in 2018. Celebrating all things Irish is key to any celebration on this day but what else can you do to make sure that St. Patrick’s Day…

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8 Tips for Hosting a Fun Wine Tasting Evening

Lorraine Winter

Wine tasting evenings are a fantastic way to spend time with friends and family, as well as celebrate a birthday or another kind of event. But how do you create a sophisticated wine tasting evening, without it ending in a…

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5 Ways to Celebrate the Chinese New Year

Lorraine Winter

There are many traditional customs around Chinese New Year. Living in the multi-cultural society that we do, hosting a get-together at Chinese New Year is a great way of spending time with all family and friends. But what customs can…

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How to Throw a Traditional Burns Night Party for Family and Friends

Lorraine Winter

Burns Night is an annual event, held on the 25th January each year as a means of celebrating the birth of the Scottish poet and lyricist, Robert Burns. Starting a few years after his death in 1796, it is now…

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Alternative New Year’s Eve Party Suggestions

Lorraine Winter

Perhaps you’re not a New Year’s Eve person, or perhaps you’re just looking for something a little different to the traditional drinking and partying? Here are some alternative suggestions for a great New Year’s Eve party. Although we often feel…

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The Most Inventive Fancy Dress Themes Ever

Lorraine Winter

We’ve seen them all before – movie stars, flappers and flower power… Now it’s time to arrange a fancy dress party that is completely out of the ordinary with one of these truly inventive themes! There are some classic fancy…