I have loved paper folding since I was a little girl. I thank my beautiful mum for that! I have fond memories of her crafting & creating and she always involved us kids! One of the techniques she taught me was bag folding, which I have used to create these adorable mini popcorn boxes. There are quite […]
When the guests arrived, we had magic capes, top hats, gloves and wands to turn them into real magicians! Couldn’t resist adding another pic of my gorgeous Toby in his magicians costume. I can’t believe he will be 6 next week!
Have I mentioned how much I love candy buffet’s at parties? They create such an impact, and the kids love them! For Toby’s I used a black, red and silver colour palette to co-ordinate with his magic party. Drinks ‘for thirsty magician’s’ (and to the right of the photo…christmas baubles came in handy!!) Lollies in black, red […]
Ok…not the best ever cake…but Toby loved it!! I used the pot from my slow cooker to bake the cake, and then covered the sides with white icing. The top of the hat and the rabbit ears were also white icing, that I cut to shape and let dry out until hard. Then using food colouring paste and a […]
Because Toby’s birthday lands in the school holidays he never has much luck with school friends remembering to come along to his parties…so this year we thought we would have two smaller parties…one with his friends from school before the holidays and another with close friends and family on his actual birthday! So this afternoon Toby […]
I just spotted these adorable little star topped cupcakes on The TomKat Studio blog…aren’t they sweet? They were originally posted on the inchmark blog, you can see more pics and instructions here. I think they will be perfect for Toby’s magic party that is coming up…just change the icing colour!
Can you believe it’s almost July already?…where does the time go? With Indigo and Toby’s birthdays only a month apart, Toby’s party always sneeks up on me!… Just two weeks away…panic mode!! Toby decided on a magic theme quite a while ago, inspired by his Uncle (Monkey) Mark who has an online magic shop and loves surprising […]